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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
July 31, 2014
Three more statehood celebration committees organize
PIERRE -- Three more statehood celebration committees will promote state and local history with activities during South Dakota's 125th birthday year. New local committees have organized in Minnehaha County, Tripp and Sisseton. "I appreciate the hard work and effort South Dakotans...
July 31, 2014 - 10:03pm
April 8, 2014
Sisseton-Wahpeton enters land buyback program
By Regina Garcia Cano SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate Tribe has agreed to enter a federal land buyback program that aims to help Native American tribes purchase parcels of reservation land that are owned by multiple people. The agreement announced Tuesday...
April 8, 2014 - 5:58pm
March 21, 2014
Law enforcement seeks help finding person of interest
PIERRE -- South Dakota law enforcement officials are seeking the public’s help in locating a person of interest in an attempted homicide that occurred in Sisseton on March 19. Dion Tracy White, 38, Sisseton, is a suspect in the case and law enforcement is looking for information...
March 21, 2014 - 8:20pm