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Ex-President Bush backs 'welcoming' U.S. immigration policy, free media
Legislature starts to set the processes for future government investigations
Ad questioning Noem on federal tax reflects big gap in state finance laws
Trump seeks $54 billion increase in defense spending, cuts to EPA, State
Douglas Co. sheriff working to improve department's cars, equipment
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
Kindred students take on service project to celebrate National FFA Week
National FFA Week provides opportunities for education, experience
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
Big Wild trade makes it look like team is going for it all
May hoping to earn spot in Twins starting rotation
Kurt Busch finally wins Daytona 500 on 17th try
Jacobs: Early migrants reach the valley
Area basketball roundup: Priebe nets 1,000th career point in Chamberlain victory
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
George Bollock, Jr.
Donald James Fredrichs
Dorothy A. Heibel
Beverly Ann Feenstra
David G. Hamilton
MERCER: Special law wanted on pipeline protests
Column: The power of noticing can save lives
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
AstroBob: Can you see the Russian landers, rovers on the moon? Yes!
Swift: Expiration dates are just suggestions
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
Richard and Judith (Stetler) Isaacs
LaVerne & Kathryn Kothe
Joe & Kerrill Morrison
April 18, 2016
Males rob Sioux Falls store, fire gunshot; no one harmed
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls police are searching for two males who fired a gunshot while robbing a convenience store. Authorities say the masked males walked into the Cubby's store about 5:30 a.m. Sunday and demanded money. Police say one of the suspects pointed a handgun at...
April 18, 2016 - 12:11pm
April 12, 2016
Four going to prison for Yankton home invasion, robbery
YANKTON — Four people involved in home invasion and robbery in Yankton were sentenced Monday to serve between 2½ and five years in prison. Devonjae Strong, 24, Derrell Williamson, 25, Joe Thomas, 26, all of Chicago, and Hailee Flores, 23, of Parkston, were sentenced on Monday...
April 12, 2016 - 5:50pm
February 15, 2016
Five plead not guilty to robbery, assault charges
Five people have pleaded not guilty to charges stemming from a December incident involving home invasion and robbery in Yankton before their arrest in Mitchell. Devonjae Strong, 24; Derrell Williamson, 25; Joe Thomas, 26; Demil Spears, 23; all of Chicago, and Hailee Flores, 23, of...
February 15, 2016 - 5:21pm
December 29, 2015
Search continues for bank robbers
The search continues for two people believed to be involved in a bank robbery in Mitchell where thousands of dollars were stolen, officials say. At about 11:50 a.m. on Nov. 14, a man with what appeared to be a fake black moustache and goatee took "thousands of dollars" from First...
December 29, 2015 - 7:01pm
Mitchell police use drone support, MRAP in five-person arrest
Mitchell police used two little-used pieces of equipment last week to assist in the apprehension of five suspects charged with robbery and aggravated...
December 29, 2015 - 6:23pm
Mitchell woman sentenced to 5 years for liquor store robbery
A woman who pleaded guilty to robbing a gas station and liquor store in Mitchell will spend at least five years in prison. Michelle Dunn, 51, of Mitchell, was sentenced Tuesday to spend 25 years in prison, 20 suspended, with credit for 118 days served for first-degree robbery, stemming...
December 29, 2015 - 2:28pm
November 14, 2015
Suspects still on loose in bank robbery
First Dakota Bank in Mitchell was robbed on Saturday, and officials are seeking information about the identity of the suspect who fled the scene. First...
November 14, 2015 - 3:41pm
October 15, 2015
New Jersey man accused of robbing reservation liquor store
MCLAUGHLIN (AP) — A New Jersey man is behind bars after allegedly robbing a liquor store on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in the Dakotas. KELO-TV reports that the 51-year-old man was arrested in Bismarck after allegedly holding up a store in McLaughlin on Wednesday. Authorities...
October 15, 2015 - 3:37pm
October 14, 2015
Attorney: Woman to take plea deal in Sioux Falls robbery
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A woman whose boyfriend was killed during a botched robbery in Sioux Falls in December 2013 is expected to plead guilty to two felony drug charges in a deal with prosecutors. Faith Rasmussen initially faced first-degree burglary and robbery charges stemming...
October 14, 2015 - 12:40pm
September 22, 2015
Rapid City casino robbed at gunpoint; clerk not injured
RAPID CITY (AP) — Rapid City police are looking for two males who robbed a casino at gunpoint. Authorities say the suspects entered the Uncle Sam's Casino shortly before 6:30 p.m. on Monday, one of them armed with a gun. They demanded money and fled with an undisclosed amount...
September 22, 2015 - 4:40pm
Woman pleads not guilty to liquor store robbery charges
A woman accused of forcibly taking more than $500 from a Mitchell liquor store earlier this month pleaded not guilty to the charges against her Tuesday. Michelle Dunn, 51, of Mitchell, pleaded not guilty to two counts of first-degree robbery, which stemmed from an incident on ...
September 22, 2015 - 1:54pm
September 11, 2015
Arkansas man pleads guilty to a dozen robberies in 5 states
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A 45-year-old Arkansas man pleaded guilty to committing 12 robberies in five states during the summer of 2013. Federal prosecutors say Timothy Patrick Hoyt, of Bella Vista, Arkansas, pleaded guilty Wednesday to indictments from Missouri, Kansas, South...
September 11, 2015 - 2:01pm
September 7, 2015
Sioux Falls police investigating armed robbery at casino
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Police in Sioux Falls are investigating an armed robbery at a casino. Officers responded to the Easy Dough Casino on West 12th Street just before 10 a.m. Sunday on a report that a man entered the business displaying a handgun and demanded money from an employee. The...
September 7, 2015 - 10:30pm
September 5, 2015
Getaway driver in Alexandria robbery sentenced to 95 days in prison
ALEXANDRIA—A Cloquet, Minn., woman arrested for her involvement in an attempted robbery was sentenced Friday to 95 days in prison. Kelsey Souder, 20, pleaded no contest to conspiracy to commit robbery in connection with an Oct. 26 robbery attempt at a gas station in Alexandria....
September 5, 2015 - 10:10pm
September 2, 2015
Suspect in liquor store robbery arrested
A woman accused of taking $500 by force from a Mitchell liquor store Tuesday was arrested the same day, authorities said. Michelle Dunn, 51, of Mitchell, was arrested Tuesday on a stretch of Interstate 90 between Wall and Rapid City near the Black Hills in Western South Dakota. Dunn...
September 2, 2015 - 10:58am