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Thune talks IHS, tribal relations with Wagner students
Abrahamson Elected SDREA Secretary
Chamberlain man arrested for assault with machete
Bridgewater family displaced by Monday fire
Two Civil War veterans’ headstones dedicated Wednesday
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
Titans win shootout over Bon Homme
Photos from the Mount Vernon/Plankinton vs Bon Homme playoff game
Area football roundup: Scotland holds off Platte-Geddes
South Dakota High School Activities Association football playoff pairings
Photos from the Hanson vs Newell first round playoff game
Couple celebrates 60th anniversary
Healy birth announcement
Fulton woman celebrates 80th birthday
Munsen birth announcement
Parkston man marks 90th birthday
Joseph F. Nesladek
Albertine "Tina" Anderst
The last great stronghold for pheasant hunting
A Monumental Milestone
Superstar, super nervous, easy interview
Mastering a foreign language
Human trafficking in our backyard
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
April 15, 2016
Sioux Falls police investigating shots fired at vehicle
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls police are investigating an incident in which shots were fired at a vehicle. Officers responded to reports of shots fired about 1 a.m. Friday. They found a sport utility vehicle that witnesses had seen leaving the area, and discovered bullet holes...
April 15, 2016 - 11:10am
March 7, 2016
Wagner teacher accidentally shot in Avon home
WAGNER — An elementary teacher at Wagner Community School is expected to make a full recovery after accidentally shooting himself in his home, law enforcement said. Travis Barthel, a third-grade teacher at Wagner Community School, took a bullet from an accidental discharge of...
March 7, 2016 - 2:29pm
February 24, 2016
WILTZ: Pheasant hunting with .410-gauge pistols? I don't think so.
I just finished reading Red Notice, a compelling story of Russian politics by Bill Browder. This nonfiction expose' reveals the horrific corruption and brutality of the current Vladimir Putin regime. I'd call it "must" reading for anyone interested in current world affairs.
February 24, 2016 - 12:24am
February 11, 2016
Fargo officer shot, expected to die
FARGO – A Fargo officer shot Wednesday night during a standoff in north Fargo is expected to die, and the suspected shooter is also dead, Police...
February 11, 2016 - 10:24am
February 10, 2016
1-year-old fatally shot in crib as bullets fly in Compton, Calif.
There were about 10 gun shots - crack, crack, crack - and then a woman's scream."They shot my baby. They shot my baby." A man came running outside, clutching an infant in his arms. Tears slicked his cheeks, a witness told the Los Angeles Times. The baby girl was named Autumn Johnson,...
February 10, 2016 - 4:46pm
December 22, 2015
Salem man involved in shooting pleads not guilty, awaits jury trial
SALEM — A Salem man shot seven times by police in an altercation earlier this year awaits a jury trial in May. Cornelius Milk, 38, pleaded not guilty to aggravated assault against a law enforcement officer and aggravated eluding on Nov. 30. Both charges are felonies. At approximately...
December 22, 2015 - 5:52pm
December 3, 2015
Couple's motive in California rampage a mystery for police, family
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. - Authorities on Thursday were working to determine why a man and a woman opened fire at a holiday party of his co-workers...
December 3, 2015 - 9:24am
December 2, 2015
Shooting rampage at California social services agency leaves 14 dead, 14 wounded
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (Reuters) - Gunfire erupted at a holiday party at a social services agency in San Bernardino, California, on Wednesday,...
December 2, 2015 - 5:42pm
October 26, 2015
Victim of accidental shooting in Sioux Falls identified
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Police in Sioux Falls have identified the victim of what they have determined to be an accidental shooting. Capt. Blaine Larsen says 19-year-old Mikael Mengitsu Ashame was shot in the leg around 2:30 a.m. Saturday during a gathering at an apartment. The Sioux...
October 26, 2015 - 2:42pm
October 24, 2015
Northwest Sioux Falls shooting victim dies from injuries
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Authorities say a 19-year-old man has died from his injuries after a shooting in northwest Sioux Falls. The Sioux Falls Police Department said Saturday that the incident happened at about 2:40 a.m. on Saturday at a residence. When police arrived, they found...
October 24, 2015 - 5:11pm
October 19, 2015
Man involved in Kimball shooting dies
KIMBALL — A man who was allegedly involved in a shootout with law enforcement has died. Michael London, 67, of Kimball, died Friday at the Avera Dougherty Hospice House in Sioux Falls. His cause of death was not immediately available. On Aug.
October 19, 2015 - 5:29pm
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
Student charged with attempted murder in Harrisburg school shooting
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A 16-year-old student has been charged with attempted murder in the shooting of a South Dakota high school principal, who...
October 2, 2015 - 2:07pm
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
October 1, 2015
OUR VIEW: Harrisburg shooting hits close to Mitchell
We've heard about the school shootings across the country, and they're always heartbreaking. Every time a student brings a gun to school and attempts to harm others — whether it's students, teachers or administrators — we're at a loss of words. On Wednesday, Harrisburg...
October 1, 2015 - 6:06pm