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Minnesota heroin dealer found guilty in first of 4 deaths
Residents of halfway house found two men dead from overdoses - their drug counselors
Teen banned from graduation 'not because she is pregnant but because she was immoral'
9 challengers seek Standing Rock chairman's seat
Man who shot, wounded officer while on 6-day meth binge gets 20 years
Target to test next-day delivery service in Minneapolis
Uber expects flying taxis to take off in 2020
Could Apple buy Disney? Wall Street revives rumor of potential mega-deal
Caribou Coffee-owner JAB Holdings to buy bakery chain Panera Bread in biggest-ever U.S. restaurant deal
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
Cool, wet weather limits fieldwork in South Dakota
Southwest Minnesota's Tru Shrimp venture builds on region's crops
ND organic farmer wins USDA appeal after 7 years
NOEM: Sharing our agricultural traditions
AgweekTV: North Dakota flavor in DC
Amateur baseball roundup: Gang rallies past Madison
Vikings still don't know if Bridgewater will ever play in NFL again
Twins' Hughes may not miss many games
Former Minnesota high school hockey star, current Penguins veteran Cullen playing Game 7 like it's his last
Golden Eagles send two to state track
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Adeline Rosina Elizabeth Storm
Donna Jean Jones
Joyce E. Ackman
Stanley W. Maakestad
OPINION: Wollman gave meaning to 'public service'
Parents of slain DNC staffer: Stop politicizing our son's murder
Port: Democrats already running campaign commercials on behalf of Heidi Heitkamp
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
OUR VIEW: Bring on the moisture
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Opbroek inducted into 4-H Shooting Sports Hall of Fame
South Dakota sees drop in 2016 pheasant hunting season
Wiltz: A list of favorite lures
South Dakota to release fewer deer hunting licenses
Dick and Joan Goetsch
Myron and Margaret Eich
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