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Four Mitchell residents arrested on drug charges
Trump, Clinton spar over who is best for minority voters
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Hulu ends free streaming service
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Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
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New schedule to spread out South Dakota football championships
Area volleyball roundup: Beavers claim home tournament title
Football rivals DWU, DSU to face each other tonight
Kernels give No. 2 Harrisburg a battle in opener
Turner ready for junior season with DWU football team
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
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Laura Mae Holguin
Mary Ann Blaha
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Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
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North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
August 6, 2016
Prosecutor: Man had over 1,000 computer child porn files
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A prosecutor in Minnehaha County says the computer system of a Sioux Falls resident who is now facing charges had more than 1,000 child pornography files when it was seized. Thirty-six-year-old Scott Dyson made his initial court appearance Friday on 11 counts...
August 6, 2016 - 9:15am
August 5, 2016
Teen accused in Sioux Falls beating death indicted
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The 16-year-old suspect in what authorities have described as a beating death has been indicted on three counts of first-degree manslaughter. The Argus Leader reports a Minnehaha County grand jury returned the indictment against Sioux Falls resident Wilson Hughes...
August 5, 2016 - 4:08pm
Suspect in Sioux Falls pharmacy robbery arrested
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Law enforcement authorities have arrested a 27-year-old man suspected of robbing a pharmacy in Sioux Falls last month. Sioux Falls Police Sgt. Sean Kooistra says a tip led to the arrest of Sioux Falls resident Brandon McCormack. He has been charged with first-degree...
August 5, 2016 - 4:07pm
Sioux Falls event to offer tool to help recover lost kids
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — State officials will be in Sioux Falls this weekend to encourage parents to register their children in a comprehensive child identification program. The South Dakota Child Identification Program will collect information to register children at the Sioux Empire...
August 5, 2016 - 11:43am
August 4, 2016
Woman questions no-guns policy at Sioux Falls events center
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — An Elkton woman is questioning a policy that barred her from carrying a gun into the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls. When Robin Mulvey and her daughter attended a football game in July, they were told to put their concealed handguns back in their...
August 4, 2016 - 10:59am
August 3, 2016
Sioux Falls man knocked out, robbed of pants and wallet
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Authorities say a Sioux Falls man has reported being hit over the head, stabbed and robbed of his wallet and pants in the doorway of his home. Police say the 55-year-old victim was knocked unconscious early Wednesday morning. He didn't require hospitalization....
August 3, 2016 - 4:48pm
Sioux Falls Council comes up short in veto override attempt
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A veto by Sioux Falls Mayor Mike Huether clearing the way for a $25 million city office building downtown will stand. The City Council recently voted to pull funding for the 79,000-square-foot, three-story structure. Huether vetoed the move, saying the project...
August 3, 2016 - 4:41pm
South Dakota judge weighing fate of Elvis Presley guitar
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The fate of a guitar played by Elvis Presley and later donated to the National Music Museum is in the hands of a federal judge in South Dakota. Tennessee-based collector Larry Moss maintains that the blues guitarist and memorabilia broker who donated the guitar...
August 3, 2016 - 11:06am
August 2, 2016
40,000-pound concrete panel falls on construction worker
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A construction worker has been hospitalized after wind gusts caused a 40,000-pound concrete panel to fall on his legs. Sioux Falls Fire Rescue Battalion Chief Travis Thom says the incident happened at a construction site shortly after 11 a.m. Monday. The worker,...
August 2, 2016 - 10:20am
August 1, 2016
California-based ag tech company expanding in South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A California-based agricultural technology company is adding more than 90 positions in the next two years at its national operations center in Sioux Falls. Farmers Business Network says that will triple the number of employees in South Dakota's largest city. Gov....
August 1, 2016 - 11:13am
Female shot in head; vehicle riddled with bullet holes
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls police are investigating a weekend shooting that left a Minnesota woman with life-threatening injuries and her vehicle riddled with bullet holes. Officers who responded to reports of gunshots shortly after 4:30 a.m. Saturday found a minivan with a...
August 1, 2016 - 11:10am
July 31, 2016
Sioux Falls firefighters getting false emergency calls
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls Fire Rescue says it has received has several false emergency reports as a result of prank phone calls to businesses. Fire Chief Jim Sideras says false alarms impact the safety of the community by using "resources ineffectively." Authorities say the...
July 31, 2016 - 12:36pm
July 30, 2016
Twin sisters turn 90 years old
Agnes (Schroeder) Geppert, Bridgewater, and Agatha (Schroeder) Weber, Sioux Falls, will celebrate their 90th birthdays on Wednesday, Aug. 10....
July 30, 2016 - 9:45am
July 29, 2016
Activist wants public to vote on Sioux Falls office building
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Sioux Falls activist is trying to gather enough petition signatures to allow the public to vote on a proposed $25 million city office building downtown. The City Council recently voted to pull funding for the 79,000-square-foot, three-story structure. But Mayor...
July 29, 2016 - 10:39am
Parking lot motorcycle crash in Sioux Falls kills 1, hurts 1
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A motorcycle crash in a Sioux Falls parking lot killed a 73-year-old man and injured a 75-year-old woman. Police say the man was parking the motorcycle when it accelerated and crashed into a light pole about 6 p.m. Thursday. The man died and the woman passenger...
July 29, 2016 - 10:38am