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Firefighters saved some piglets from a blaze; then they ate them as sausages
Fargo man delays ‘pro-white’ rally; no new date set
A postal worker faked cancer and got paid to miss two years of work. Here's how a judge punished her.
Small town Minn. grocery store shares tips on how to remain viable
The strange story of a 'Blacks for Trump' guy standing behind the president at his Phoenix rally
Walmart and Google are plotting to change your shopping habits
Google's newest Android operating system gets its official name: Oreo
Macy's to restructure merchandising unit, cut 100 jobs
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Getting drought-relief hay to Northern Plains no easy task
SD ag, fishing officials update water issue
Officials seek trucking help for donated drought-relief hay
Seeing red: Take a trip to Wisconsin's cranberry marshes
Ag credit counselor, mediator say new lending rules hit hard
Dakota Wesleyan drops five-set match
Walk-off single lifts White Sox over Twins
Prep Focus: Kernels' Miller leads team with her play, poise
ESD coaches poll: Harrisburg heavy favorite for conference football crown
DWU, DSU set for college football rivalry clash
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
John A. Fillaus
A time for wine, a time for beer
Commentary: Trump's Arizona rally showed just how unfit he is
DAUGAARD: There's something for everyone at the State Fair
WOSTER: Musings about tractor mowing
BANDA: From Parmesan to Gruyere to ricotta, here are ways to eat and appreciate this palate pleaser
Wiltz: Adventures at Isle Royale National Park
South Dakota graduate student conducts fox study
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
James and Karen Geppert
Pierre woman pleads not guilty to human trafficking
PIERRE (AP) — A Pierre woman accused of human trafficking, promoting prostitution and pimping has pleaded not guilty. Authorities allege 40-year-old...
11 hours 18 min ago
August 12, 2017
South Dakota to get more pheasant shooting preserves
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota will get almost 20 more private shooting preserves this year which will cover an additional 18,000 acres of land....
August 12, 2017 - 5:00pm
August 10, 2017
Jet lands safely in western Nebraska after losing an engine
SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a passenger jet has landed safely in western Nebraska after losing power in one of its two engines...
August 10, 2017 - 8:00pm
Major 'bathroom bill' supporter to focus on 2019 Legislature
PIERRE (AP) — A major supporter of restricting which facilities transgender students could use in South Dakota schools plans to focus on persuading...
August 10, 2017 - 5:30pm
August 9, 2017
Pierre man sentenced for thefts including grandpa's pants
PIERRE (AP) — A Pierre man who stole numerous items including his grandfather's pants to support a drug habit has been sentenced to five years of probation. Authorities accused 27-year-old Logan Jacobs of a crime spree last year in which he stole guitars, tools, money and even his...
August 9, 2017 - 10:22am
August 2, 2017
Pierre plumber accused of child rape sentenced to prison
PIERRE (AP) — A Pierre man accused of sexually assaulting a teenage girl in a home where he had done plumbing work has been sentenced to serve...
August 2, 2017 - 2:15pm
July 29, 2017
South Dakota university centers spend less money on teachers
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota's university centers in Sioux Falls, Rapid City and Pierre are spending less money on instructors, and it's not just because they have fewer students. The Argus Leader reports the decrease in spending is also due to a strategic push to offer fewer...
July 29, 2017 - 1:15pm
July 19, 2017
Late rally falls short for Post 18
In its opening round Region 3A game, the Mitchell Post 18 Legion baseball team was on its heels from the start. Despite playing from behind the...
July 19, 2017 - 10:57pm
July 16, 2017
Bass fishing tournament to be held in South Dakota
PIERRE (AP) — Smallmouth bass from a lake in central South Dakota will take center stage next summer when an organization's series of national bass fishing tournaments hosts a competition in the state. The tournament in Pierre will be held from June 29 to July 2 in 2018 and puts...
July 16, 2017 - 1:20pm
July 12, 2017
Region 3A Legion tournament schedule set for July 19-21
The four-team double-elimination tournament is set for the American Legion Region 3A baseball tournament at Cadwell Park in Mitchell July 19-21....
July 12, 2017 - 9:38pm
15 area soldiers to deploy to Kuwait next week
PIERRE — For 15 soldiers, next week will mark their last at home for nearly a year. The South Dakota National Guard announced members of the...
July 12, 2017 - 4:07pm
June 28, 2017
Pierre restaurant fire deemed electrical in nature
PIERRE (AP) — A weekend fire that destroyed a Pierre restaurant has been deemed electrical in nature. Fire Chief Ian Paul tells KCCR radio that the Saturday night blaze at the Branding Iron Bistro started in the kitchen. The restaurant's interior and equipment were destroyed. Smoke...
June 28, 2017 - 8:42am
June 22, 2017
Pierre landscaping crew uncovers human skull fragment
PIERRE (AP) — State officials are studying a human skull fragment that was uncovered by a landscaping crew in Pierre. Police were called to the scene Wednesday afternoon. Authorities believe the skull fragment was in a load of rock used during landscaping in the area 17 years ago....
June 22, 2017 - 9:01am
June 21, 2017
Woman sentenced for stealing nursing home residents' drugs
FORT PIERRE (AP) — A Fort Pierre woman accused of stealing prescription pain pills from residents of a nursing home in Pierre has been sentenced to four years of probation. Twenty-four-year-old Tori Rilling reached a plea agreement with prosecutors in April under which she pleaded...
June 21, 2017 - 9:04am
June 8, 2017
Life sentence upheld for man who killed former girlfriend
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Supreme Court has upheld a Minnesota man's life sentence for an attack in a Sioux Falls apartment that left his former girlfriend dead and a man wounded. The high court in a Wednesday opinion rejected Janno Talla's argument that the sentencing court...
June 8, 2017 - 10:25am