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Around the Region
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
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
DWU, Northwestern square off in crucial GPAC game
Kernels, area teams set start times for football playoff openers
SD Mines, Dakota State men to scrimmage Sunday in Chamberlain
Area prep football roundup: Parkston topples No. 2 Groton Area
Neugebauer sets MHS career rushing record
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Alexandria man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman marks 80th birthday
Irene Marie Ryan
Zachary Eric Buche
Timothy Russell Falor
Raymond C. Konechne
Just another day in the old neighborhood
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Livestock's bleak industrial future
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
October 18, 2016
State won't seek death penalty in Sioux Falls fatal shooting
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Prosecutors will not seek the death penalty against a suspect should he be convicted of fatally shooting another man outside of a Sioux Falls casino. Jared Stone is accused of killing 28-year-old Baptiste White Eyes last spring. He's been in jail on murder and...
October 18, 2016 - 10:38am
October 17, 2016
Housing assistance going unused for Sioux Falls residents
SIOUX FALLS (AP)- A budget report presented this week to Sioux Falls' housing authority said much of the federal assistance aimed at helping low-income families pay rent isn't being used. Sioux Falls Housing and Redevelopment Commission executive director Shireen Ranshau told the...
October 17, 2016 - 10:35am
October 14, 2016
Bond reduced for doctor accused of human trafficking
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A state judge has halved the bond for a Sioux Falls doctor accused of human trafficking. The bond for 36-year-old Jonathan Cohen was set at $500,000 on Thursday. He has been charged with human trafficking. Authorities say Cohen had a sexual relationship with a...
October 14, 2016 - 11:13am
Police: Man abducted, assaulted teen walking from school
SIOUX FALLS (AP) - Police in Sioux Falls say a 34-year-old man is in custody after he abducted and sexually assaulted a teen who was walking from school to a friend's house. Sioux Falls Police spokesman Sam Clemens says Jason Marquis Becker, of Sioux Falls, has been arrested on...
October 14, 2016 - 11:12am
October 13, 2016
South Dakota man accused of cutting off woman's nipples
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Sioux Falls man is accused of sitting on a woman and slicing off her nipples with a pair of scissors. Police spokesman...
October 13, 2016 - 12:07pm
October 12, 2016
Authorities ID Sioux Falls motorcyclist killed in crash
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Authorities have identified a Sioux Falls motorcyclist who died in a crash with a car at a city intersection. Police say 27-year-old Yomar Rodriguez Valentin was traveling at a high rate of speed when his motorcycle collided with the car Sunday night. He was taken...
October 12, 2016 - 9:34am
October 10, 2016
Car-motorcycle crash in Sioux Falls kills motorcyclist
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A crash involving a motorcycle and a car at a Sioux Falls intersection killed the driver of the motorcycle. Police say the crash happened about 7 p.m. Sunday. They say the motorcycle was traveling at a high rate of speed when it collided with a car at the...
October 10, 2016 - 5:31pm
October 8, 2016
Sioux Falls woman accused in alleged welfare fraud case
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Sioux Falls woman facing welfare fraud charges is accused of scamming the state out of over $20,000. The Argus Leader reports that 40-year-old Kandas Veneziani faces charges including welfare fraud, theft by deception and perjury. Authorities say Veneziani obtained...
October 8, 2016 - 10:24am
October 7, 2016
Judge sets $1M bond for doctor accused of human trafficking
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A state judge has set bond at $1 million cash only for a Sioux Falls doctor accused of human trafficking. The Argus Leader reports that 36-year-old Jonathan Cohen appeared in court Thursday. He faces charges including human trafficking, sexual exploitation of...
October 7, 2016 - 10:44am
Sioux Falls man allegedly enters home, hits man with car
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Sioux Falls man is accused of breaking into another man's home and then hitting him with a car. Authorities say the 21-year-old man entered a home without permission and got into a fight with the 22-year-old resident. Officials say the 21-year-old man got into...
October 7, 2016 - 10:43am
October 6, 2016
Sioux Falls man accused in human trafficking case
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Sioux Falls man is accused of arranging for a minor to be transported from Georgia to South Dakota. The Sioux Falls Police Department says 36-year-old Jonathan Cohen faces felony charges including human trafficking, procuring or promoting prostitution, sexual...
October 6, 2016 - 11:02am
October 4, 2016
Sioux Falls police arrest man who escaped from county jail
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — An inmate who escaped from the Minnehaha County jail is back in custody. Sioux Falls police say officers responding to a citizen tip arrested 19-year-old Anthony Beck about 12:30 p.m. Tuesday after a brief foot chase. The Lennox man was in custody on charges of...
October 4, 2016 - 10:25am
Sioux Falls airport captures 86 percent of area travelers
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — More residents of South Dakota's largest city are no longer traveling to other Midwest cities to catch a flight. The Argus Leader reported that in 2009, the Sioux Falls Regional Airport captured about 55 percent of the city's market share of passengers. Since...
October 4, 2016 - 10:21am
Chelsea Clinton to campaign for mother in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Hillary Clinton's daughter is planning a stop in Sioux Falls to campaign for her presidential candidate mother. Clinton's campaign says Chelsea Clinton's appearance is set for Wednesday. Other details weren't immediately released. Democrat Hillary Clinton is running...
October 4, 2016 - 10:17am
October 3, 2016
Car theft suspect escapes from Minnehaha County jail
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Authorities are searching for an inmate who escaped from the Minnehaha County jail. The sheriff's office says 19-year-old Anthony Beck of Lennox jumped a fence about 5:30 p.m. Sunday while outside for recreation and fled on foot. Beck was in custody on charges...
October 3, 2016 - 11:31am