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‘I didn’t want to shoot her in the head...just…scare her,’ ex-husband testifies
'Mom, I gotta go, there's a gunshot': Dealing with my daughter's job as a police officer
Man charged with requesting explicit photos from teen
Higher gas price won't affect weekend tourism, officials say
CBO: Estimated 23 million would lose health insurance under Republican bill
Target to test next-day delivery service in Minneapolis
Uber expects flying taxis to take off in 2020
Could Apple buy Disney? Wall Street revives rumor of potential mega-deal
Caribou Coffee-owner JAB Holdings to buy bakery chain Panera Bread in biggest-ever U.S. restaurant deal
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
Cool, wet weather limits fieldwork in South Dakota
Southwest Minnesota's Tru Shrimp venture builds on region's crops
ND organic farmer wins USDA appeal after 7 years
NOEM: Sharing our agricultural traditions
AgweekTV: North Dakota flavor in DC
Twins tighten grip on first place, sweep Orioles
Amateur roundup: Mudcats pick up 3-0 win over Brewers
Huskies' Randall takes medalist honors at Region 3B
Ottawa holds off elimination, sends series to Game 7
Irving's 42 carry Cavs to win, 3-1 lead over Celtics
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Lila G. Anderson
Shane M. Klay
Rudolph Severt Johnson
OPINION: Wollman gave meaning to 'public service'
Parents of slain DNC staffer: Stop politicizing our son's murder
Port: Democrats already running campaign commercials on behalf of Heidi Heitkamp
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
OUR VIEW: Bring on the moisture
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Opbroek inducted into 4-H Shooting Sports Hall of Fame
South Dakota sees drop in 2016 pheasant hunting season
Wiltz: A list of favorite lures
South Dakota to release fewer deer hunting licenses
Dick and Joan Goetsch
Myron and Margaret Eich
December 13, 2016
Inmates at state women's prison face drug, assault charges
PIERRE (AP) — Nine women face charges in state court this week related to using or dealing illegal drugs and assaulting guards at the state women's prison in Pierre. The Capital Journal reports that the charges are related to a bust at the facility. Six inmates face drug charges,...
December 13, 2016 - 10:57am
December 9, 2016
South Dakota judge puts government ethics overhaul on hold
PIERRE (AP) — A South Dakota judge put on hold a voter-approved government ethics overhaul Thursday, handing a victory to foes who have criticized the wide-ranging new law as an unconstitutional, unworkable mess. Circuit Judge Mark Barnett issued a preliminary injunction at the...
December 9, 2016 - 11:19am
December 2, 2016
Pierre handles Mitchell in opening dual
It was an encouraging start to the season for the Mitchell High School wrestling team. Hosting Pierre, the Class A defending state champions,...
December 2, 2016 - 10:31pm
November 28, 2016
Capitol flags to be at half-staff in memory of late lawmaker
PIERRE (AP) — Gov. Dennis Daugaard has ordered state Capitol flags to be flown at half-staff Wednesday in memory of former state Sen. Jacob Krull. Krull, of Watertown, died Friday at age 77. His funeral is Wednesday. Krull represented the Codington County area in the state Senate...
November 28, 2016 - 11:48am
November 14, 2016
Coalition seeks to reduce bullying among children in Pierre
PIERRE (AP) — Three organizations in the Pierre area have formed a partnership to address bullying and the long-term emotional impacts it has on youth. Pierre Public Schools, the Pierre Police Department and Capital Area Counseling Services are approaching the issue from at least...
November 14, 2016 - 11:05am
November 9, 2016
Pierre residents soundly reject $14.5 million event center
PIERRE (AP) — Residents of Pierre have soundly rejected a proposed $14.5 million recreation and event center. Unofficial returns from Tuesday's election showed nearly 58 percent of the 6,500 voters opposed the idea. "We, as a City Commission, decided we wanted this to be a community...
November 9, 2016 - 11:15am
November 4, 2016
Kernels clinch Class 11AA state title trip with 52-14 win over Pierre
For the first time since 1993, the Mitchell High School football team will play for a state football championship. In front of a crowd of 2,300...
November 4, 2016 - 9:47pm
Kernels chasing history today
Earn it. The message for the Mitchell High School football team was clear and concise this week in preparation for one of the program's biggest...
November 4, 2016 - 1:22pm
November 3, 2016
Rushing attack, defensive pressure, key for No. 1 Kernels
Twenty-one days ago, the Mitchell High School football team spotted itself a 42-0 halftime lead over the Pierre Governors and cruised to an easy...
November 3, 2016 - 11:19pm
November 1, 2016
Pierre pulls playoff upset of top seed Kernels
The Mitchell High School volleyball team learned exactly how hard it is to defeat a team for a third time in a season Tuesday night. The top-seeded...
November 1, 2016 - 11:42pm
October 26, 2016
Kernels are top seed in District 3AA volleyball tournament
The Mitchell High School volleyball team will have a home-court advantage for the District 3AA volleyball tournament, which starts Tuesday. The...
October 26, 2016 - 10:48pm
South Dakota woman accused of beating daughter to death
PIERRE (AP) — Authorities say a South Dakota woman could face life in prison for allegedly beating her five-year-old daughter to death. Officials say 25-year-old Desarae Makes Him First has pleaded not guilty to federal charges of first-degree murder, second-degree murder, assault...
October 26, 2016 - 10:58am
October 24, 2016
Kernels dispatch Pierre in three sets
If the goal is to finish with a flourish, the Mitchell High School volleyball team did just that on Monday. The No. 4-ranked Kernels earned a...
October 24, 2016 - 11:22pm
October 21, 2016
Just another day in the old neighborhood
As I drove past the governor’s residence in my old Pierre neighborhood the other afternoon, I saw at the corner of Washington and Capitol a...
October 21, 2016 - 5:26pm
October 14, 2016
No. 2 Kernels dominate Govs
The Mitchell High School football team kept the pedal to the floor on Friday night. Constantly winning the battle at the line of scrimmage, the...
October 14, 2016 - 11:22pm