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'No credible sightings' of Waffle House shooting suspect as manhunt continues, police say
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, gives birth to a baby boy
School board to take initial look at budget proposal
County board to hear reports
Council will meet to set malt beverage hearing
SD FFA Convention hosts more than 2,000 amidst the storm
39% of rural Americans lack access to rural broadband
Farm bill delays, ethanol waivers worry SD Sen. Rounds
Sanford to detail its extensive medical research at Vatican conference
Commentary: Trump lied to me about his wealth to get onto the Forbes 400
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Corn farmers may be eligible for Syngenta settlement
Acreage may be dictated by weather, not economics
Beets return to prominence: American Crystal Sugar share values show strength
ND school unveils $450,000 ag expansion
Tiger baseball falls to Red Raiders
Area baseball roundup: Howard goes 3-1 in Northville
MVP's Walz claims two races at Ipswich
Twins' Morrison on ailing former teammate Farquhar: 'An awesome human being'
Landry wins in San Antonio for first PGA Tour title
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Donald W. Schimmel
Roger A. Sorensen
Lilas I. Schmucker
OPINION: Prosecutors get a new power if a drug deal causes a death
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
LETTER: A defense of the NRA
LETTER: 'Big Wind' is moving into South Dakota
LETTER: Voting is a right worth exercising
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Wiltz: What's the best way to feed dogs?
Wiltz: Deer hunting is mighty important to me
Antlerless deer hunting proposed for Dec. 8-16
Tom and Sherri
Donna Johnson 85th birthday
Minn. woman named as victim in I-29 crash near SD-ND border
SISSETON, S.D. – A Granite Falls, Minn., woman has been identified as the victim in a one-vehicle fatal rollover that occurred early Saturday...
January 23, 2018 - 5:22pm
January 20, 2018
1 dead, 1 hurt in pickup crash near Sisseton
SISSETON (AP) — One person is dead and another seriously injured after a pickup crash in northeastern South Dakota. The Highway Patrol says...
January 20, 2018 - 4:14pm
January 1, 2018
Sisseton man injured in crash dies nearly 2 weeks later
SISSETON (AP) — A Sisseton man injured in a three-vehicle crash in the town last month later died of his injuries. The Highway Patrol says...
January 1, 2018 - 10:59am
October 20, 2017
Head-on crash in Roberts County kills 2 women
SISSETON (AP) — Two women are dead after a two-vehicle crash in Roberts County. The Highway Patrol says a pickup truck driven by a 36-year-old...
October 20, 2017 - 9:37am
October 19, 2017
Sisseton man sentenced to prison in grazing fraud scheme
PIERRE (AP) — A Sisseton man has been sentenced to nearly four years in prison for his role in a cattle grazing fraud scheme. Authorities say...
October 19, 2017 - 11:24am
October 15, 2017
Moon break: Covered wagon ride a harvest tradition
SISSETON, S.D.—Farmer Robert Hanson pulled up to the pumps on a moonlit Saturday night at Sisseton, S.D., but the horsepower was provided...
October 15, 2017 - 4:54pm
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