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Predicted big snowstorm fizzles out for much of Minnesota, SD
Prosecutors say Minnesota man was sex trafficker, while he says he was just women's driver
More than 200 officers clear muddy protest camp, but 46 arrested
Former trooper guilty of taking $70K steps down from school board
Dakota Access oil could flow by March 6
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
U.S. corn farmers worry as Mexico woos South American suppliers
Official: Cattle prices have stabilized
Home-court advantage benefitting Tiger women
Class B state wrestling preview: Titans' Urban looks for state success as a senior
Rubio to stay put with Timberwolves
State wrestling: Kernels hoping to carry momentum into state
Blackhawks breeze into region final
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Vernon E. Vlasman
Arline June Shipman
Vernon E. Vlasman
LETTER: Troubled by EB-5 plea deal
LETTER: When will GOP take its role seriously?
LETTER: Don't cut corners on the Corn Palace
LETTER: Voter faith in SD Legislature is eroding
LETTER: Rough start for GOP
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Marcella and Elmer Werning
July 8, 2016
Rapid City police car hits pedestrian causing minor injuries
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The South Dakota Highway Patrol is investigating a report of a Rapid City police car striking a pedestrian in a crosswalk. The Rapid City Journal reports 27-year-old Promise Little Moon of Rapid City suffered minor injuries in the incident Tuesday afternoon. A...
July 8, 2016 - 8:46am
July 7, 2016
Dayton promises 'justice will be served' in police shooting of black man
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton promised protesters gathered after a second black man was killed by Twin Cities police in a year that...
July 7, 2016 - 8:03am
July 5, 2016
Fireworks-related calls jump for Fourth
Independence Day weekend in Mitchell was filled with red and blue — of police lights. Mitchell police were called to respond to 39 complaints...
July 5, 2016 - 6:38pm
Mitchell officer justified in dog shooting
The actions of a Mitchell police officer who shot and killed an attacking dog were justified, Mitchell's chief of public safety said Tuesday....
July 5, 2016 - 2:56pm
May 23, 2016
OUR VIEW: Coping training should be requirement for law enforcement
Signing up to be a law enforcement officer means signing up for a job filled with stress. Well documented are police brutality and officer-involved shootings around the country that draw national attention. These incidents cause racial tension and can raise questions as to why one...
May 23, 2016 - 5:17pm
May 18, 2016
Officers honored, remembered in SD
The marshal walked into the saloon, asked the owner to close for the night and was immediately shot dead — on the day he planned to retire....
May 18, 2016 - 6:30pm
Man found dead in Highland Mall
No one is in danger in connection to a situation being investigated at the Highland Mall in Mitchell, according to Assistant Police Chief Mike...
May 18, 2016 - 2:06pm
January 25, 2016
South Dakota city police chief by day, bagpiper by night
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Dave Kull has worked in law enforcement for nearly four decades, so perhaps it's no surprise that his musical instrument of choice is one embraced by fire and police brotherhoods for more than a century and a half. By day, Kull serves as the chief of police of...
January 25, 2016 - 1:05pm
December 2, 2015
New body camera docking stations a 'huge benefit'
It's not Christmas yet, but Mitchell police are already enjoying a gift to the department: two body camera docking stations. "It's been a...
December 2, 2015 - 5:11pm
October 20, 2015
Officials thank Palace City Lions for 'commendable' donation
The Palace City Lions Club is doing its part to keep Mitchell safe. The local organization presented Mitchell Chief of Public Safety Lyndon Overweg with a check for $7,000 at Monday's City Council meeting in City Hall. Palace City Lions President Craig Bennett and a contingent...
October 20, 2015 - 8:12am
October 19, 2015
Palace City Lions Club to present $7,000 to Mitchell Public Safety
The Palace City Lions Club will present a donation of $7,000 to the city's Department of Public Safety at today's City Council meeting. The donation will take place at during the council's regular meeting at 7:30 p.m. at Council Chambers in City Hall. The donation comes after the...
October 19, 2015 - 8:51am
October 13, 2015
Davison Co. gets grant for body cameras
Each Davison County Sheriff's Officer will now have an extra eye on crime. The Davison County Commission approved a $5,031.60 grant during its regular meeting on Tuesday in the North Offices that would allow the county sheriff's office to purchase eight head-worn cameras for the...
October 13, 2015 - 6:19pm
October 10, 2015
Citizens’ Academy learns about search and seizure, crime scenes
EDITOR'S NOTE: This is another story in an ongoing series following the 10-week Police Academy by the Mitchell Department of Public Safety. The...
October 10, 2015 - 10:12am
October 9, 2015
Officer-involved shootings spike in 2015
South Dakota is seeing an unprecedented blast of officer-involved shootings this year. An officer-involved shooting, as they're labeled by the...
October 9, 2015 - 6:03pm
October 2, 2015
Police division working to get body camera issue corrected
Like any piece of equipment, a police officer's body worn camera can potentially fail. A report issued earlier this week said Mitchell Police Officer Russell Stevenson's body camera that he was wearing was not recording when he shot and killed Curtis Meyer while the two were struggling...
October 2, 2015 - 10:05am