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Mitchell veterans park suffers signage setback
Mitchell police issues warning about door-to-door salespeople
Two injured in crash northeast of Wessington Springs
Amid falling enrollment, South Central considering consolidation
Three injured in crash southeast of Lake Andes
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Dry weather impacting pasture, range conditions
Pilot project aims for farm-friendly wetland preservation
Rare second set of triplets a surprise for ND rancher
Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Let the Magic begin: Pro league to debut in Mitchell
Goldammer elected into SD Senior Games Hall of Fame
Carpenter shooting for big senior golf season
Catching up with former area athletes: Rice, Jamestown men's golf team wins Bismarck Invite
SD college football preview: Coyotes open at New Mexico Thursday
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Gordon R. Plowe
Gordon Franklin Thomsen
Diane Kay McCarthy
Training for the race called life
It's a great fair, state or territorial
OUR VIEW: Long-term solutions needed for workforce issue
No laughing matter
In 2016 elections, how can anarchy take us forward?
SD pheasant count shows 20 percent decrease
WILTZ: A fishing trip to Ontario where the adults were carefree kids again
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
UPDATE: Authorities say 25-year-old Woonsocket woman murdered
March 11, 2016
Man sentenced for abusing Pine Ridge toddler who later died
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Pine Ridge man has been sentenced to four years in prison for injuring a toddler while fighting with his girlfriend. Authorities allege that 28-year-old Robert Red Shirt kicked the 20-month-old son of Emmy Rouillard in the face while the couple was arguing on...
March 11, 2016 - 12:26pm
March 10, 2016
Woman pleads not guilty to involuntary manslaughter in crash
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A South Dakota woman has pleaded not guilty to an involuntary manslaughter charge stemming from accusations that she caused a fatal crash when she was using her cellphone while driving on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. The office of the U.S. Attorney in South...
March 10, 2016 - 12:39pm
March 5, 2016
Pine Ridge company expanding line of buffalo-meat bars to 16
KYLE (AP) — A company based on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation that makes buffalo-meat-and-cranberry bars is expanding its line of products to 16. Native American Natural Foods, headquartered in the reservation community of Kyle, produces Tanka Bars and other buffalo-based snacks....
March 5, 2016 - 10:57am
March 4, 2016
South Dakota reservation school gets grant for arts project
PINE RIDGE (AP) — The Heritage Center at Red Cloud Indian School on South Dakota's Pine Ridge Reservation is getting $75,000 in grants from the Andy Warhol Foundation for an arts project. The grants will fund a visual arts exhibit exploring the cultural and spiritual significance...
March 4, 2016 - 12:31pm
February 1, 2016
Man, woman enter not guilty pleas in reservation killing
RAPID CITY (AP) — A man and a woman have pleaded not guilty to federal charges in the death of a woman on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. Elizabeth LeBeau is charged with first-degree murder in the killing of Emily Blue Bird, whose body was found Jan. 21 in a creek near Pine...
February 1, 2016 - 10:57am
January 27, 2016
2 arrested in death of woman on Pine Ridge Reservation
PINE RIDGE (AP) — Federal officials have arrested two people in the death of a woman found dead on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. The body of 24-year-old Emily Blue Bird was found last Thursday in a creek near Pine Ridge. The mother of two had been missing for nearly three weeks....
January 27, 2016 - 1:25pm
September 15, 2015
Filing deadline nears for Pine Ridge disaster jobless aid
PIERRE (AP) — People who lost jobs or became unable to do business because of severe storms, straight-line winds and flooding that hit the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in May have until Wednesday to file for disaster unemployment assistance. The state Department of Labor and...
September 15, 2015 - 11:12am
July 31, 2015
Pine Ridge woman gets 3 years for involuntary manslaughter
PINE RIDGE (AP) — A Pine Ridge woman accused of running over and killing a man with her truck while drunk has been sentenced to more than three years in prison. Acting U.S. Attorney Randolph Seiler says 57-year-old Sarah Brown Eyes was sentenced earlier this month to 37 months...
July 31, 2015 - 3:43pm
July 21, 2015
Federal jury finds Pine Ridge man guilty of child abuse
RAPID CITY (AP) — A federal jury has convicted a Pine Ridge man of child abuse and assault charges. Acting U.S. Attorney Randolph Seiler says 36-year-old Timothy Kenneth White Plume was found guilty after a seven-day trial. White Plume was indicted in 2013 on charges of...
July 21, 2015 - 3:57pm
June 8, 2015
2 SD men get 15 years in prison for assault in Pine Ridge
PINE RIDGE (AP) — Two South Dakota men convicted of assaulting another man on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation have been sentenced in federal court. Chief U.S. District Judge Jeffrey Viken has sentenced 28-year-old Wesley Running Shield and 33-year-old Michael Alford to 15...
June 8, 2015 - 10:06am
May 4, 2015
Rapid City man wins $10K grant to start youth running camp
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Rapid City man wants to use a $10,000 grant he was awarded by a national organization to help people living on the Pine...
May 4, 2015 - 1:46pm
April 28, 2015
Feds designate Pine Ridge Indian Reservation as Promise Zone
PINE RIDGE (AP) — The Pine Ridge Indian Reservation is among eight communities that the Obama administration has designated as a Promise Zone under a program that seeks to revitalize high-poverty areas. U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the reservation's...
April 28, 2015 - 2:31pm
April 26, 2015
Native youth kick off Generation Indigenous challenge
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Janay Jumping Eagle is on a mission to curb teen suicide in her hometown on South Dakota's Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. Dahkota Brown of the Wilton Band of Miwok Indians in California wants to keep American Indian and Alaska Native students on track...
April 26, 2015 - 11:33am
April 13, 2015
Impoverished tribe struggles to stop surge in teen suicides
PINE RIDGE (AP) — The people of the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation are no strangers to hardship or to the risk of lives being cut short. But a string of seven suicides by teenagers in recent months has shaken this impoverished community to its core and sent school and tribal leaders...
April 13, 2015 - 2:07pm
March 30, 2015
Pine Ridge man wants to begin growing industrial hemp again
PINE RIDGE (AP) — Alex White Plume planted industrial hemp on his Pine Ridge farm more than a decade ago, but never harvested a crop. Now, he says it's time to grow again. White Plume, an Oglala Sioux tribal member, wants to grow hemp again on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation...
March 30, 2015 - 2:30pm