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Former police chief found guilty of murder
Avera Queen of Peace Hospital to host advocate for patients with Parkinson's Disease
Woonsocket's Van Dyke Taxidermy hit with layoffs
Two injured after 10- to 12-foot fall at Mitchell Fine Arts Center
DWU recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of best regional colleges
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
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
Court gives fertilizer dealers a reprieve from policy change
Riders crossing N.D. 'cowboy up' for cancer awareness
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Lemmon couple offer $2,000 reward for info on stolen cattle
Week of Sept. 26 South Dakota Sportswriters Association Polls
Mitchell man aiming for fast draw's Top Gun award
Cubs win Region 3A golf title
Leading the pack: Cougars' Person makes strides in 2016
Area volleyball roundup: Titans sweep Parkston
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Charlotte Ann Foreman
Elton Reinhold Tiede
Julie L. Lang
Raymond Russell Stevens
No room for error in national security strategy
The courts and the (hair) cuts
Why bother now writing a new mission statement?
OUR VIEW: Hisses and Cheers
LETTER: Impaired, polluted waters can be fixed
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
WILTZ: Old bait-casting reels can be pretty darn handy
Former police chief found guilty of murder
August 5, 2016
South Dakota secretary of state shoots rattlesnake
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's secretary of state wrangled with a rattlesnake, and won. Shantel Krebs lives west of Fort Pierre, and encountered the snake on Wednesday evening. Krebs tells KCCR radio that the snake was "too close for comfort," so she shot it with a pistol. Authorities...
August 5, 2016 - 11:53am
June 17, 2016
New recognized political party formed in South Dakota
PIERRE (AP) — Secretary of State Shantel Krebs says supporters have formed a new recognized political party in South Dakota. Krebs said Friday that the Libertarian Party has submitted more than enough signatures to form a new party. Backers turned in roughly 7,860 valid signatures,...
June 17, 2016 - 9:26pm
April 19, 2016
WITH VIDEO: Every vote matters, state official says
South Dakota's secretary of state traveled to Mitchell on Tuesday to ask students to do their civic duty: vote. "We are here to educate our students...
April 19, 2016 - 4:31pm
January 22, 2016
Krebs, legislators work to repair election laws after 2015 disarray
PIERRE --Secretary of State Shantel Krebs needs some big help fast from the Legislature to have South Dakota's election laws ready for the June primaries. The House Local Government Committee endorsed five bills Thursday from Krebs and the state Board of Elections. No one testified...
January 22, 2016 - 10:43am
January 19, 2016
Secretary of state approves union fees measure for ballot
PIERRE (AP) — Secretary of State Shantel Krebs has certified for the November election ballot an initiated measure giving certain organizations the right to charge fees. The labor union-backed measure would give corporate or nonprofit organizations the right to charge fees in right-to-work...
January 19, 2016 - 1:26pm
December 25, 2015
Secretary of State approves redistricting ballot initiative
PIERRE — Secretary of State Shantel Krebs says an initiated amendment to the South Dakota Constitution that seeks to put legislative redistricting in the hands of a commission has been validated and certified to appear on the November 2016 general election ballot. A Constitutional...
December 25, 2015 - 10:19pm
October 30, 2015
Krebs, Gant disagree over cost for 27 votes
PIERRE—Secretary of State Shantel Krebs told legislators Friday that its high cost might force her to shut off an electronic voting system started by her predecessor, Jason Gant. But Gant said he is proud of it, even though only 27 military personnel used it to cast ballots...
October 30, 2015 - 10:26pm
September 22, 2015
Shantel Krebs to be in Rapid City for Voter Registration Day
PIERRE (AP) — Secretary of State Shantel Krebs is set to be in Rapid City for National Voter Registration Day. Krebs is speaking at classrooms about civic involvement on Tuesday. She says nothing is more important to the future of the country than a citizen's right to cast...
September 22, 2015 - 4:43pm
January 6, 2015
Elections board backs Krebs' priorities for Legislature
The bipartisan State Board of Elections on Monday backed a handful of proposed changes to South Dakota election law that, among other things, would give citizens and the secretary of state more power to review and challenge candidates' nominating petition signatures. The election...
January 6, 2015 - 2:23pm
January 5, 2015
Secretary of State takes oath, pledges to be open
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's new secretary of state has moved downstairs from her place of 10 years in the Legislature to the office that handles elections, business documents and some permitting. KCCR-AM reports Shantel Krebs took the oath of office Friday morning so she...
January 5, 2015 - 12:33am
February 23, 2014
MERCER: Not all candidates misuse Legislature for their campaigns
PIERRE —- Four members of the Legislature are seeking statewide office this year. With three weeks left in the 2014 legislative session, a good question has come up: Are any of them using it as a soapbox? We can look at the statistics first. Two of the five candidates for the...
February 23, 2014 - 5:50pm
October 2, 2013
Krebs pledges she’ll be fair as secretary of state
By Bob Mercer Capitol correspondent PIERRE — Shantel Krebs said Wednesday she hopes people in the coffee shops across South Dakota can stop talking about the office of secretary of state if she’s elected next year. “They shouldn’t know who the secretary of state is,”...
October 2, 2013 - 8:11pm