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Predicted big snowstorm fizzles out for much of Minnesota, SD
Prosecutors say Minnesota man was sex trafficker, while he says he was just women's driver
More than 200 officers clear muddy protest camp, but 46 arrested
Former trooper guilty of taking $70K steps down from school board
Dakota Access oil could flow by March 6
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
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
U.S. corn farmers worry as Mexico woos South American suppliers
Official: Cattle prices have stabilized
Home-court advantage benefitting Tiger women
Class B state wrestling preview: Titans' Urban looks for state success as a senior
Rubio to stay put with Timberwolves
State wrestling: Kernels hoping to carry momentum into state
Blackhawks breeze into region final
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
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Arline June Shipman
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LETTER: Troubled by EB-5 plea deal
LETTER: When will GOP take its role seriously?
LETTER: Don't cut corners on the Corn Palace
LETTER: Voter faith in SD Legislature is eroding
LETTER: Rough start for GOP
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Marcella and Elmer Werning
January 12, 2017
Vigil held in Sioux Falls for homicide victim
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Friends and acquaintances of a Sioux Falls homicide victim gathered outside the apartment where she was killed to remember her life and reclaim the spot as a place of peace. Franklin Whiting was a neighbor and close friend of Jamie Lee Wounded Arrow. The 28-year-old...
January 12, 2017 - 12:20pm
State high court hears Sioux Falls settlement records case
PIERRE (AP) — The city of Sioux Falls has defended to the state Supreme Court its decision not to disclose details of a $1 million settlement over faulty siding at the Denny Sanford Premier Center. The high court heard arguments Wednesday in the case filed by Argus Leader Media...
January 12, 2017 - 12:10pm
January 11, 2017
Bond set at $1M for suspect in death of transgender woman
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A judge has set bond at $1 million cash-only for a man accused of fatally stabbing a transgender woman in Sioux Falls. Twenty-five-year-old Joshua Rayvan LeClaire appeared in court Tuesday on murder and other counts. LeClaire is charged in the death of 28-year-old...
January 11, 2017 - 11:27am
January 10, 2017
Suspect in death of transgender woman charged with murder
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Police say a man accused of fatally stabbing a transgender woman in Sioux Falls has been charged with murder and other counts. Sioux Falls Police Capt. Blaine Larsen says the charges against 25-year-old Joshua Rayvan LeClaire include one count each of first- and...
January 10, 2017 - 11:40am
January 9, 2017
Police: Hate crime unlikely in death of transgender woman
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Police say it doesn't appear the apparent homicide of a transgender woman in Sioux Falls was a hate crime. At a briefing Monday, Sioux Falls Police Capt. Blaine Larsen said police don't have any information leading them to believe the death of 28-year-old Jamie...
January 9, 2017 - 11:43am
Inmate dies at state prison in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota corrections officials say an inmate has died at the state penitentiary in Sioux Falls. Authorities said Monday 56-year-old Joseph Olson died Friday, Jan. 6 following an extended illness. He had been serving a 15-year sentence for sexual contact with...
January 9, 2017 - 11:30am
Sioux Falls transgender woman's death an apparent homicide
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Friends are remembering a Sioux Falls transgender woman, whose death police are calling an apparent homicide, for her energy and compassion. The body of Jamie Lee Wounded Arrow, 28, of Sioux Falls, was discovered Friday night when police responded to a call for...
January 9, 2017 - 11:29am
January 6, 2017
Prosecutors drop sex charge against incoming state senator
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Prosecutors say they're dropping a misdemeanor sexual conduct without consent charge against an incoming Democratic state senator. The Minnehaha County State's Attorney's Office said Thursday that officials concluded after further investigation that criminal charges...
January 6, 2017 - 3:18pm
January 5, 2017
Smoke, fire and explosions to cost shows more in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — It's getting more expensive to liven up concerts and other shows in Sioux Falls with smoke, fire and explosions. The city plans to raise the fees it charges for fire inspectors who review plans for pyrotechnics and monitor shows to ensure that fire suppression...
January 5, 2017 - 4:30pm
January 4, 2017
Mike Miller Classic keeps raising the bar
It's easy to see why Mike Miller Classic President Ernie Kuyper deemed this year's event as another success. "It was a huge success," Kuyper...
January 4, 2017 - 9:09pm
Sioux Falls police officers to try to kill 50 deer in city this year
SIOUX FALLS -- Sioux Falls police officers are conducting their third annual deer harvest in the city limits with the goals of reducing property damage and improving the health of the city’s deer population. For the past two years the South Dakota Department of Game, Fish, and Parks...
January 4, 2017 - 12:22pm
January 2, 2017
Sioux Falls councilors want time to review board decisions
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Two Sioux Falls city councilors want more time to review the decisions of the city's most powerful citizen-advisory boards, particularly involving the city parks.
January 2, 2017 - 4:35pm
Judge rules against big Sioux Falls house
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A circuit judge has ruled that a big home that sparked a dispute in a historic Sioux Falls neighborhood has to get smaller or be relocated. Judge John Pekas ruled last week that the home built by Joseph and Sarah Sapienza violated historic standards for height...
January 2, 2017 - 4:34pm
December 31, 2016
Mike Miller Classic roundup: Huskies sweep with win over Lycans
Sawyer Schultz and Sam Arend each had double-doubles and Bridgewater-Emery took down Prairie Seeds Academy (Minnesota) at the Mike Miller Classic...
December 31, 2016 - 12:46pm
December 28, 2016
101-year-old manufacturer moving from original location
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A concrete products manufacturer with a deep history has plans to build a $19 million plant in Sioux Falls. City documents say Gage Brothers Concrete Products plans to construct a 230,000-square-foot building to house manufacturing operations, a carpentry shop,...
December 28, 2016 - 12:27pm