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April 25, 2014
Around the region
A look at news around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Armour DOUGLAS COUNTY DOESN'T WANT TO SHARE 4-H ADVISER WITH BON HOMME: 4-H leaders in Douglas County have told the county's commissioners they're not in favor of sharing a youth adviser with Bon Homme County. Joel...
April 25, 2014 - 9:10pm
April 18, 2014
Andes Central's Cooney having early success on golf course
PICKSTOWN — Golf is not work or even a game for the Cooneys, but a time to spend together. Mom Deb, father Tom, and brothers Ryan and J.J. have spent many Sundays on the golf course competing against each other and having fun. Some of J.J.’s earliest memories of playing were...
April 18, 2014 - 11:20pm
January 30, 2014
Tribal members honored for role as code talkers
Role of Yankton Sioux brothers in WWII, other code talkers was kept secret for decades.
January 30, 2014 - 6:09am
September 24, 2013
Wagner man falls in river, dies
PICKSTOWN — A Wagner man died in a drowning accident Tuesday, according to the Charles Mix County Sheriff’s Office. A news release from the office said Robert Clemens, 71, was fishing at about 3:30 p.m. from the Spillway Boat Ramp Dock on the Missouri River below Pickstown...
September 24, 2013 - 6:50pm
August 29, 2013
Travis Tritt to perform in Pickstown
August 29, 2013 - 9:57pm
August 27, 2013
Man pleads not guilty in crash that killed pedestrians
Ronald Fischer Jr. is accused of driving drunk, killing two in parking lot.
August 27, 2013 - 7:05am
August 23, 2013
Eagle makes recovery
PICKSTOWN -- An eagle that was rescued from Lake Francis Case above Fort Randall Dam last week is back in the wild. On Saturday, boaters above the dam reported an American bald eagle struggling in the water. Another group of boaters used a large net with a long handle to get the eagle...
August 23, 2013 - 7:06am
August 19, 2013
Bald eagle rescued near Pickstown
PICKSTOWN -- Boaters and local and federal officials banded together over the weekend to rescue an injured bald eagle. Chad Peters, of Wagner, said he was boating on the Missouri River above the Fort Randall Dam by Pickstown on Saturday afternoon when he and family members saw a big...
August 19, 2013 - 10:40pm
August 9, 2013
UPDATE: Life term possible for Pickstown crash suspect
Manslaughter charge added in double-fatal crash.
August 9, 2013 - 7:11am
August 8, 2013
Manslaughter charges added in Pickstown fatal crash
PICKSTOWN -- The man arrested in connection with the July 8 crash that killed two U.S. Fish and Wildlife employees could now be punished with life in prison. Attorney General Marty Jackley and Charles Mix County States Attorney Thomas Deadrick announced today that Ronald Ray Fischer,...
August 8, 2013 - 11:26am
July 30, 2013
Fatal crash suspect in court
LAKE ANDES -- A preliminary hearing has been scheduled for a man accused of causing a July 8 crash that killed two U.S. Fish and Wildlife employees. Ronald Fischer Jr., 29, of Lake Andes, made his initial court appearance Tuesday at the Charles Mix County Courthouse in Lake Andes,...
July 30, 2013 - 5:13pm
July 23, 2013
Lake Andes man arrested for vehicular homicide
A Lake Andes man has been arrested on two counts of vehicular homicide. Ronald Fischer Jr., 28, voluntarily surrendered himself Tuesday to the Charles Mix County sheriff. A warrant had been issued for his arrest for a fatal crash on July 8 in Pickstown. The crash killed Dr. Robert...
July 23, 2013 - 4:28pm
July 10, 2013
Two Fish-Wildlife employees killed in Pickstown crash
PICKSTOWN -- Two U.S. Fish and Wildlife employees were killed in a vehicle crash Monday evening near Pickstown. Dr. Robert Allan Klumb,...
July 10, 2013 - 7:18am
July 9, 2013
2 pedestrians killed by minivan in southeast SD
The Highway Patrol identified the victims of the Monday night incident as 46-year-old Robert Klumb, of Pierre, and 25-year-old Maegen Spindler, of Cazenovia, N.Y. Authorities say they were hit by a vehicle driven by 28-year-old Ronald Fischer Jr., of Lake Andes. The patrol says he...
July 9, 2013 - 10:31am
May 2, 2013
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS FOR SD BIRDING FESTIVAL
Although pre-registration for the South Dakota Birding Festival has ended, anyone is welcome to register at the festival for any or all three days. FRIDAY At the Rainbow Room in Pickstown: 6 p.m. - Registration and social hour. 7 p.m. - Welcome, overview of weekend, door prizes....
May 2, 2013 - 11:26am