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Police: Man in mask, US Postal Service uniform robs business
University of South Dakota football player accused of rape
A self-proclaimed Nazi is banned from his college campus in Florida - but allowed to remain a student
Hughes County Jail on pace for record federal revenue
Thanksgiving meal served up for oil spill cleanup crews
Minnesota, South Dakota farmers named to soybean board
Fall harvest in South Dakota close to wrapping up
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Too many turkeys means cheaper Thanksgiving as demand stalls
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
place a business brief
Meet the Minnesota turkeys raised to meet the President
Climbing cattle prices: Ag officials happy after 'shockingly low' 2016
AgweekTV wins first place awards from National Association of Farm Broadcasting
Commentary: Farmers' most important trait
Canadian ag's view of NAFTA: Strong support north of border, official says
Heat scorch nets from 3, beat Timberwolves
Coyotes improve to 5-1, defeating Southern Miss
Class 9A all-state football: Jaguars loaded with five all-state players
Selland leads Jacks over No. 23 NC State
Vikings' Zimmer says blocked kicks weren't Forbath's fault
What you need in your winter survival kit
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
Michael "Mick" Kirwan
Sylvester "John" Charette
Jennie (Dykman) Bultsma
Arlene Kostal Fuhrman
Commentary: Sen. Franken still hasn't denied grabbing women
THUNE: A once-in-a-generation opportunity
SMITH: An important time to be thankful
DAUGAARD: 138 Thanksgivings ago
WOSTER: Thankful for those who make life easier
Wiltz: Chicken hawks could be affecting pheasant population
Wiltz: A rattlesnake eatin' turkey?
Mitchell VFW Post 2750 hosts ALS trapshoot fundraiser
Wiltz: Does Cabela's still book hunting and fishing trips?
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Wayne Decker is turning 85
Ron & Kate Aulner
Jack and Lillian Munce
April 14, 2017
South Dakota man accused of assault with knife, television
PIERRE (AP) — A South Dakota man is accused of assaulting a boy with a television and a knife. The U.S. attorney's office in South Dakota says...
April 14, 2017 - 11:19am
Powerball lottery ticket sold in Pierre worth $50,000
PIERRE (AP) — A Powerball ticket sold in Pierre is worth $50,000. South Dakota lottery officials say the ticket matched four of five white ball numbers and the Powerball to win the game's third prize in Wednesday's drawing. The winning numbers are 8, 14, 61, 63 and 68, with the...
April 14, 2017 - 11:16am
April 10, 2017
South Dakota sees record pig production
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's 900 pig growers ranked third-best in the nation with a record number of pigs per litter in a recent three-month span. The state was only behind Nebraska and Minnesota, reaching 11.3 pigs per litter, the Pierre Capital Journal reported. Glenn Muller,...
April 10, 2017 - 11:12am
April 7, 2017
South Dakota cannabis backers see hope in North Dakota vote
PIERRE (AP) — Medical marijuana supporters who came up empty at the South Dakota Legislature and ballot box are emboldened to try again after an overwhelming vote in North Dakota to make cannabis available to patients there. Backers of the South Dakota effort hope to soon gather...
April 7, 2017 - 1:46pm
April 6, 2017
After repeal, ethics law supporters to push ballot amendment
PIERRE (AP) — Supporters of a voter-imposed government ethics initiative that Republican lawmakers repealed this year plan to return to voters with an anti-corruption constitutional amendment in 2018. Represent South Dakota, the group sponsoring the amendment, said Thursday that...
April 6, 2017 - 11:33am
April 1, 2017
92-year sentence affirmed in SD juvenile murder case
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Supreme Court has upheld a 92-year sentence against a man who was 14 when he was convicted of killing his stepfather, Attorney General Marty Jackley announced Friday. A jury convicted Daniel Charles of first-degree murder in 2000 in the sniper killing...
April 1, 2017 - 9:31am
March 29, 2017
Woman who persuaded juveniles in motel fire avoids prison
PIERRE (AP) — A woman accused of convincing three juveniles to start a fire that caused $500,000 to a Pierre motel has avoided prison. A judge has given Tracy St. John a suspended prison sentence, although she will have to spend another three months in jail. The August fire nearly...
March 29, 2017 - 11:52am
Oversight panel says new juvenile commitments have fallen
PIERRE (AP) — An oversight panel that monitors South Dakota's juvenile justice overhaul says that new juvenile commitments to the Department of Corrections have dropped significantly since it passed in 2015. The oversight group's first annual report released Tuesday says that new...
March 29, 2017 - 11:47am
March 22, 2017
Federal agency to reconsider decision on South Dakota EB-5
PIERRE (AP) — A federal immigration agency's appeals office says that the agency must reconsider its decision to end South Dakota's participation in a federal program offering wealthy immigrants visas in return for investments. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services' appeals...
March 22, 2017 - 11:36am
March 17, 2017
Upgrades coming for South Dakota's animal research lab
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's animal disease research lab is in line for much-needed renovations and upgrades after Gov. Dennis Daugaard approved creative funding to provide millions of dollars. Daugaard signed legislation Friday to upgrade and expand the Animal Disease Research...
March 17, 2017 - 1:00pm
Pierre mayor opposes Trump call to end rural air subsidies
PIERRE (AP) — The mayor of South Dakota's capital city says President Donald Trump's call to eliminate subsidized air service to rural communities would be a mistake. Pierre Mayor Laurie Gill told The Associated Press that she appreciates efficient government, but that the Essential...
March 17, 2017 - 12:59pm
March 15, 2017
State Rep. returns to Pierre following one-month health scare
State Rep. Lance Carson is glad to be back in Pierre. Following a health scare in which the Mitchell Republican bested both influenza and pneumonia,...
March 15, 2017 - 5:02pm
February 3, 2017
Kernels drop ESD contest to Pierre
PIERRE—It was another tough night offensively for the Mitchell boys basketball team on Friday. The Kernels shot just 29 percent from the...
February 3, 2017 - 10:26pm
February 2, 2017
Kernels' offense struggles in loss to Pierre
The Mitchell Kernels girls basketball team didn't bring enough offense to the Corn Palace on Thursday night. While they played solid defense...
February 2, 2017 - 10:23pm
January 18, 2017
State officials hope ruling moves case to US Supreme Court
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota officials are optimistic that a 1992 Supreme Court ruling saying sales taxes can't be collected from companies not physically present in the state can be overturned.
January 18, 2017 - 11:29am