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Graham-Cassidy bill would cut funding to 34 states, report shows
Charge: 'Super-drunk' boyfriend ran from crash that killed St. Thomas student
Central Minnesota lake neighbor fight turns more ugly as judge orders removal of cabin
Manafort offered to give Russian billionaire 'private briefings' on 2016 campaign
Finnish president visiting Minnesota this week
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
Nearly one-third of South Dakota winter wheat crop planted
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
Area growers sound off on Dicamba drift damage
Hope returns in crop forecast
Report: South Dakota corn, soybean crop to decline this year
Schoenfelder contributing on both sides for Kernels
Prep Focus: Person leads Cougars with team approach
Policy helps make Jackrabbits-Bison game a sell out
Little Tiger volleyball camp set for Saturday
Catching up with former area athletes: St. Pierre starting for ranked Cougars
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Larry R. Reimnitz
Jacob "Jack" Sandness
Donna Leah (Hildebrand) Hoing
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Savory spuds: Homegrown potatoes and fresh thyme combine in rustic side dish
WOSTER: Only one sound like Garth
OUR VIEW: The future of journalism
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
May 23, 2017
5 Sisseton Wahpeton tribal executives admit to stealing thousands in funds
ABERDEEN, S.D. — Five current and former executives of the Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate Tribe in far northeast South Dakota have entered guilty...
May 23, 2017 - 6:59pm
May 22, 2017
2 dead in Sisseton house fire
SISSETON (AP) — Authorities say two people have died in a house fire on the Lake Traverse Indian Reservation in northeastern South Dakota....
May 22, 2017 - 3:18pm
February 10, 2017
Gym fire forces students to evacuate South Dakota school
SISSETON (AP) — A fire in the school gym has forced hundreds of students to evacuate an elementary school in northeastern South Dakota. The fire broke out Friday morning in the gymnasium at Westside Elementary School in Sisseton. District Superintendent Wally Leipart (LEEP'-hart)...
February 10, 2017 - 3:38pm
October 24, 2016
Woman who defrauded land buy-back program gets probation
SISSETON (AP) — A Sisseton woman will spend five years on probation after admitting that she defrauded a federal program aimed at helping tribal governments consolidate their land. Sixty-two-year-old Sharon Nelson has also been ordered to pay nearly $6,650 in restitution. Nelson...
October 24, 2016 - 10:23am
October 4, 2016
Sisseton woman's death declared suspicious; autopsy pending
SISSETON (AP) — The South Dakota Division of Criminal Investigation has identified a Sisseton woman whose death has been deemed suspicious. Attorney General Marty Jackley says the body of 32-year-old Kristine Hart was found in a residence on Sunday. Results of an autopsy are pending....
October 4, 2016 - 10:58am
October 3, 2016
South Dakota crime bureau investigating Sisseton death
SISSETON (AP) — The South Dakota Division of Criminal Investigation is looking into a death in Sisseton, though it's not clear whether a crime is involved. Attorney General Marty Jackley tells KWAT radio that an autopsy is planned to determine if the person who died was the victim...
October 3, 2016 - 11:36am
May 6, 2016
Man accused of dealing large amounts of meth to plead guilty
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A North Dakota man accused of distributing large quantities of methamphetamine in Fargo and in Sisseton, South Dakota, says he will plead guilty. Roble Hernandez is charged in federal court with conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute a controlled substance....
May 6, 2016 - 11:38am
March 28, 2016
South Dakota man dies in crash on Lake Traverse Reservation
SISSETON (AP) — An 18-year-old South Dakota man is dead following a rollover crash on the Lake Traverse Indian Reservation. The South Dakota Highway Patrol says the Waubay resident was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash that happened Sunday morning on Roberts County Highway...
March 28, 2016 - 3:28pm
October 20, 2015
Suspect accused of hitting man with toilet tank lid arrested
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Police in Sioux Falls say they have arrested a man suspected of hitting another man with the lid of a toilet tank and stabbing him with scissors. Sioux Falls Police spokesman Sam Clemens says 18-year-old Bruce Godfrey Jr., of Sisseton, faces various charges...
October 20, 2015 - 3:23pm
May 3, 2015
2 Sisseton men killed in pickup rollover
VEBLEN (AP) — Two men from Sisseton are dead and a third seriously injured after their pickup rolled in northeastern South Dakota. The South Dakota Highway Patrol says the crash was reported around 5:30 p.m. Saturday near Veblen in Marshall County. Killed were the driver,...
May 3, 2015 - 7:18pm
March 30, 2015
Minnesota man dies in ATV rollover crash north of Sisseton
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The South Dakota Highway Patrol says a Browns Valley, Minnesota, man was killed when his all-terrain vehicle rolled over near Sisseton. The patrol says 76-year-old Clarence Pistorius was pinned under his ATV. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The accident...
March 30, 2015 - 2:47pm
February 6, 2015
Girls lobby to change 'Redmen' school nickname in Sisseton
SISSETON (AP) — A group of high school girls basketball players on the Lake Traverse Reservation in the Dakotas is lobbying the Sisseton School District to change its "Redmen" nickname. The girls are student athletes at Tiospa Zina Tribal School in Agency Village, but they...
February 6, 2015 - 3:20pm
January 21, 2015
Sisseton attorney re-elected as chairwoman of parole board
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Sisseton lawyer has been re-elected as chairwoman of the South Dakota Board of Pardons and Paroles Kay Nikolas is a former Roberts County state's attorney. Chief Justice David Gilbertson appointed her to the board in 2009. Mark Smith, of Pierre, was...
January 21, 2015 - 5:34pm
November 24, 2014
Authorities identify victims of Sisseton shooting
SISSETON -- The names of the three victims killed in a shooting in Sisseton over the weekend were released Monday by South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley. Vernon Renville Jr., 31, Candace Labelle, 29, and Angela Adams, 25, all of Sisseton, were killed in Saturday’s shooting....
November 24, 2014 - 11:20pm
November 22, 2014
Four die in murder-suicide in far northeastern South Dakota town
SISSETON – This small city reeled Saturday from reports by authorities that a local 22-year-old man killed three people and seriously injured...
November 22, 2014 - 7:24pm