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Forest Service: Closure order for Crow Peak area lifted
Sioux Falls mayor advances building after council rejection
New-look Corn Palace 'pretty darn busy'
Indian Health Service announces contract to improve health services in Rosebud, Pine Ridge
Man charged with rape of a minor starting in 2007
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
Extreme heat, humidity stress South Dakota crops, livestock
AgweekTV: Growers say wheat will help meet rising world food demand
Deere to lay off 120 employees at Moline factory
An annual drive to the rodeo
High court: Ranchers should collect on storm-drowned cattle
Amateur baseball district playoffs: Mustangs blank Bullheads 6-0
Mitchell Black takes top seed into regions
Two Mitchell tennis players take second at Brandon Junior Open
Milbank claims Class B Legion title
Canova Gang grabs state tourney spot with win over Dell Rapids Mudcats
Local couple to marry Aug. 5
Mitchell couple's 50th celebrated today
Mitchell woman marks 90th year
77 years marked by Mitchell couple
Wagner man to celebrate 80th
Paul Frederick Monteil Jr.
Wilma Jean Miller
Beating the S.D. heat; old style vs new style
Achieving regulatory reform and improving chemical safety laws
OPINION: Journalism needs a new generation of young reporters
A different Trump rose in Cleveland
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
Archery training in SD schools continues to grow
WILTZ: An ode to Pittsburgh and learning about Lake Erie's walleyes
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
WILTZ: Thinking about great whites and a trip to Hilton Head
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
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
September 1, 2015
Mitchell police searching for woman involved in Dakota Sunset robbery
Mitchell police are searching for a woman who took more than $500 in cash by force Tuesday from a Mitchell gas station and liquor store. According...
September 1, 2015 - 10:21am
August 27, 2015
Sioux Falls convenience store robbed of cash, cigarettes
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls police are investigating the armed robbery of a convenience store. Authorities say a man walked into a Get-n-Go store shortly before 2:30 a.m. Thursday, said he had a gun, and demanded money and cigarettes. He fled on foot with an undetermined...
August 27, 2015 - 10:33am
August 26, 2015
Man pleads guilty to robbing Rapid City convenience store
RAPID CITY (AP) — A man accused of robbing a Rapid City convenience store at gunpoint earlier this summer has pleaded guilty. KEVN-TV reports that Sage Hard Heart could face up to 25 years in prison when he's sentenced Sept. 22. Authorities say Hard Heart walked into a Loaf...
August 26, 2015 - 4:39pm
August 13, 2015
Sioux Falls cab driver reports being robbed at gunpoint
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls police are investigating a taxi cab driver's report of being robbed at gunpoint. Authorities say the driver reported that a male got into his cab about 1 a.m. Thursday, put a semi-automatic handgun to his neck and demanded money. The driver said...
August 13, 2015 - 3:32pm
August 12, 2015
Rapid City police investigate armed robbery at casino
RAPID CITY (AP) — Police are investigating an armed robbery at a Rapid City casino. Authorities say police received a call shortly before 3 p.m. Monday about a man who brandished a handgun at the business on St. Patrick Street and demanded money from the register. The suspect...
August 12, 2015 - 3:58pm
July 21, 2015
Rapid City robber locks clerk in storage area before fleeing
RAPID CITY (AP) — Police are investigating a weekend armed robbery in Rapid City in which a convenience store clerk was locked in a storage area. Authorities say a gun-wielding man entered the Windmill Truck Stop about 4 a.m. Saturday, and forced the clerk into the storage...
July 21, 2015 - 4:06pm
June 19, 2015
Rapid City man accused in armed robberies of 2 stores
RAPID CITY (AP) — Authorities have charged an 18-year-old Rapid City man in a pair of armed robberies in the city. Sage Hardheart is accused of pointing a gun at clerks at two convenience stores and fleeing with cash this week. He faces two counts of first-degree robbery, a...
June 19, 2015 - 9:57am
June 17, 2015
Rapid City convenience store robbed of cash at gunpoint
RAPID CITY (AP) — Rapid City police are searching for a man who robbed a convenience store early Tuesday. Authorities say a man using a T-shirt as a mask walked into the Loaf 'N Jug store just after midnight Monday, pointed a gun at the clerk and demanded cash. Police believe...
June 17, 2015 - 3:06pm
June 8, 2015
Minnesota man pleads not guilty to robbing Aberdeen casino
ABERDEEN (AP) — One of two Minnesota men accused of robbing a South Dakota casino at gunpoint has pleaded not guilty. Roger Kihega, of Cokato, Minnesota, pleaded not guilty to armed robbery and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon Friday. The American News reports...
June 8, 2015 - 10:56am
March 20, 2015
Woman apologizes for gas station robbery attempt
ALEXANDRIA -- A Cloquet, Minn., woman was sentenced Friday to three years in prison in connection with an attempted robbery of an Alexandria gas station. Alissa Linnay Wakefield, 19, pleaded no contest in December to conspiracy to commit robbery, first degree, from an Oct. 26 incident...
March 20, 2015 - 3:56pm
March 9, 2015
Sioux Falls police arrest bank robbery suspect at apartment
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Authorities say they arrested a Sioux Falls man accused of robbing a bank at gunpoint following a brief standoff with police and SWAT teams Friday night. Forty-five-year-old Rickey Starks is facing charges of first-degree robbery and three counts of aggravated...
March 9, 2015 - 1:35pm
February 16, 2015
Sioux Falls casino robbed at gunpoint over the weekend
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls police are investigating a weekend robbery at a casino. Authorities say a male armed with a handgun robbed The Club shortly before 2 a.m. Sunday and fled with an undisclosed amount of money. No one was hurt.
February 16, 2015 - 4:54pm
January 21, 2015
Aberdeen police searching for 2 armed robbery suspects
ABERDEEN (AP) — Police are searching for two suspects involved in an armed robbery at an Aberdeen casino. According to a press release from the Aberdeen Police Department, the suspects made off with an undisclosed amount of cash from Casino Korner on Monday night. Police confirmed...
January 21, 2015 - 1:01pm
January 20, 2015
Aberdeen police searching for 2 armed robbery suspects
ABERDEEN (AP) — Police are searching for two suspects involved in an attempted robbery at an Aberdeen casino. Witnesses told police that two armed men entered Casino Korner through a back door on Monday night. The Aberdeen American News reports the witnesses said they heard...
January 20, 2015 - 8:28am