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Seeking end to boycott, North Carolina rescinds transgender bathroom law
Verizon looking to launch online TV service
Sobriety checkpoints set for April
As student loan defaults rise, MTI works to prepare students for payments
Local legislators content with IM 22 overhaul
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
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
South Dakota officials work to stop spread of bovine TB
McDonald's Quarter Pounders to be made with fresh beef
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
NDSU researchers eyeball new ways to grow better beef
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
With a shiner on his eye, Parise joins Wild for morning skate
Twins LHP Mejia named No. 5 starter
Q&A: SD high school baseball in good shape
MCM's Koepsell named to Class A all-state first team
Catching up with former area athletes: Bormann named NSIC golfer of the week
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Beverly Ann LeBeau
NOEM: Fighting for financial independence
CLARK: Thanking our local physicians
OUR VIEW: Overcoming the wallop of construction
WOSTER: Smooth talkin' candidates
THUNE: The Department of Agriculture will be in good hands
Wiltz: A fishing trip you might consider passing up
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Curtis and Linda Mueller
October 27, 2015
High-risk sex offender from Bismarck charged in new case
MANDAN, N.D. (AP) — A Mandan man who twice this year was found not guilty of sex crimes has been charged in a third case. The Bismarck Tribune reports that 23-year-old Michael Brewer is accused of fondling two 9-year-old girls in a hotel swimming pool last December. He's...
October 27, 2015 - 4:58pm
Man accused of failing to register at new address
A convicted sex offender failed to register his new address earlier this month. Gerald Young, 68, was living in a hotel room at 902 S. Burr St. in Mitchell and moved to another room in the same hotel, according to court documents. By state law, convicted sex offenders are required...
July 27, 2015 - 5:09pm
June 26, 2015
Sex offender accused of living in community safe zone
A convicted sex offender who failed to register his address prior to moving to Mitchell is accused of illegally residing in a community safety zone. Gerald Ironshooter, 22, of Mitchell, recently moved from Sioux Falls and was arrested for the offense on June 8.
June 26, 2015 - 12:54pm
May 8, 2015
SD man sentenced for failing to register as sex offender
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A South Dakota man has been sentenced to prison for failing to register as a sex offender. Federal authorities say that 28-year-old Wylie Wind, of Fort Thompson, failed to update his sex offender registration between Dec, 15 and Feb. 6. Wind was required...
May 8, 2015 - 6:19pm
May 6, 2015
No prison time for man accused of assaulting ex-girlfriend
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A registered sex offender accused of sexually assaulting his ex-girlfriend will receive no prison time after pleading guilty to lesser charges. Twenty-three-year-old Michael Geraets pleaded guilty in March to aggravated assault and sexual contact without...
May 6, 2015 - 2:51pm
December 4, 2014
SD sex offender fails to register, gets 15 months
PIERRE (AP) — A convicted sex offender living on an Indian reservation in South Dakota has been sentenced to 15 months in prison for failing to register. U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson says 25-year-old Patrick Black Spotted Horse was also sentenced to five years of supervised...
December 4, 2014 - 7:43pm
October 2, 2014
Plankinton sex offender accused of not registering address
A Plankinton man and sex offender is accused of failing to register his new address and accused of living too close to a public park. Tayler Greene, 28, is charged with failure to register new address by a sex offender and residing within a community safety zone, both felonies. Greene...
October 2, 2014 - 3:26pm
May 8, 2014
Fort Thompson man gets prison for failure to register as sex offender
A Fort Thompson man convicted of failure to register as a sex offender was sentenced last week in federal court by U.S. District Judge Roberto A. Lange, U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson said.. Stuart Dion, 30, was sentenced April 28 to 15 months in custody, five years of supervised...
May 8, 2014 - 7:19am
December 15, 2013
Mitchell man charged with failing to register as sex offender
A Mitchell man was arrested for failure to register as a sex offender and for residing in community safety zones. Phillip Little Hoop, 31, was convicted of sexual abuse of a minor in December 2008. He moved to Mitchell in September, according to court documents, but did not register...
December 15, 2013 - 10:33pm
July 23, 2013
Fort Thompson man accused of failing to register as sex offender
FORT THOMPSON -- A Fort Thompson man is accused of failing to register as a sex offender. Kyle Marks, 29, was indicted by a federal grand jury June 12 and pleaded not guilty to the charge July 17. Marks faces a maximum penalty upon conviction of 10 years in prison and a $250,000...
July 23, 2013 - 7:52pm
June 19, 2013
Brown Co. prosecutor wants fairgrounds banned to sex offenders
ABERDEEN (AP) -- The lead prosecutor in South Dakota's Brown County wants commissioners to ban convicted sex offenders from the fairgrounds during the annual county fair. State's Attorney Larry Lovrien says many of the events at the fair are geared toward children, and that many...
June 19, 2013 - 1:22pm
April 16, 2013
Sex offender arrested after failure to notify police of move
A convicted sex offender living in Mitchell was arrested April 10 for allegedly failing to notify police when he moved to a new address. Adam Thomas Boggs, 29, is charged with failing to notify police of a change in his address as a sex offender and residing within a community safe...
April 16, 2013 - 8:02pm
April 4, 2013
Mitchell man fails to register as sex offender, was living in safety zone
A Mitchell man was arrested March 25 for allegedly failing to register as a sex offender and living too close to Mitchell High School. Daniel William Forcier, 26, was convicted of indecency with a child and sexual contact in 2004 in Texas, according to court documents. He moved...
April 4, 2013 - 7:30am
November 15, 2012
Man asks to no longer register as sex offender
A 37-year-old Mitchell man arrested for multiple counts of illegal sexual contact in 1995 appeared in Davison County Court Tuesday and asked a judge to remove him from the state's sex offender registry. Casey Fredrick Weins was arrested Sept. 29, 1995, for multiple counts of...
November 15, 2012 - 5:36am
September 27, 2012
Lower Brule man pleads not guilty in federal case involving registry
LOWER BRULE -- A Lower Brule man pleaded not guilty Monday to failure to register as a sex offender. Glen Eagle Thunder, 38, faces a maximum of 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine if convicted of the charge. He was indicted by a federal grand jury Sept. 19. Eagle Thunder is in...
September 27, 2012 - 8:44am