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Woonsocket man sentenced to 40 years in prison for killing woman
'Dr. Doolittle' helps amputated animals walk again
New security barriers installed around Queen's Windsor castle after London attack
Mitchell officials respond to three injury crashes Tuesday
Guilty plea entered in fatal stabbing on SD reservation
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
NDSU researchers eyeball new ways to grow better beef
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
Trump declines Nationals' Opening Day first pitch offer
PHOTOS: Area athletes compete in the Gregory Invitational
Coyotes cover new territory in prep baseball
Gregory boys win home meet
Twins' Grossman says he'll be ready by Opening Day
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Julie A. Theel
Jeremy Lee Lhotak
DAUGAARD: A chance to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day
IN OTHER WORDS: Legislature wins in battle over IM 22
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Politicians can't come up with good health care
LETTER: Abortion is evil
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Curtis and Linda Mueller
February 26, 2017
Mitchell Police Division officer disarms suicidal subject in West Elm incident
A Mitchell Police Division officer helped disarm a suicidal subject Sunday in an incident that included the evacuation of a West Elm Street apartment...
February 26, 2017 - 5:29pm
February 1, 2017
Kimball shooter pleads guilty but mentally ill to three counts of assault
LAKE ANDES — A man charged with shooting a highway patrolman during a standoff in Kimball faces up to 75 years in prison after pleading...
February 1, 2017 - 4:39pm
January 13, 2017
Kimball shooter expected to plead guilty but mentally ill
CHAMBERLAIN — More than two years after a shootout with law enforcement that injured a highway patrolman, the suspect is expected to plead...
January 13, 2017 - 4:50pm
January 8, 2016
London fired at his own father during Kimball standoff
Donald London shot at officers for more than five hours during a standoff last year in Kimball, and he didn't stop even when police had his father, Michael London, with them in the line of fire. The Mitchell Police Division's Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected vehicle has been praised...
January 8, 2016 - 8:09am
October 16, 2015
Bond set at $250,000 cash for Bismarck standoff suspect
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Bond has been set at $250,000 cash for a man who barricaded himself for 15 hours inside a Bismarck home and allegedly fired shots at police. Thirty-six-year-old Brandon Lyon could face up to 35 years in prison if convicted of attempted murder of a law...
October 16, 2015 - 1:24pm
June 17, 2015
Man in Aberdeen hotel standoff charged in casino robberies
ABERDEEN (AP) — A man involved in a 14-hour armed standoff with law officers at an Aberdeen hotel in March now faces robbery and accessory charges in armed holdups at two casinos in the city. The American News reports that 37-year-old Gregory Two Hearts was indicted in March...
June 17, 2015 - 2:17pm
March 31, 2015
Injured Highway Patrol trooper returns to work
PIERRE -- A South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper injured during a January standoff in Brule County has returned to work, the Department of Public Safety announced Tuesday. Sgt. John Koenig, a 28-year veteran of the Patrol, returned to full duty Monday. He is stationed in Chamberlain. "It...
March 31, 2015 - 2:03pm
March 20, 2015
Class B teams return to Ramkota after standoff
All is clear. Eight boys basketball teams participating in the state tournament this week checked into their hotel Thursday morning after law...
March 20, 2015 - 1:07pm
March 2, 2015
Sioux Falls man, 71, charged with threatening officers
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A 71-year-old man has been charged with assault for allegedly threatening officers during a standoff in central Sioux Falls. Ronnie Lee Medenwaldt was charged last week with three counts of aggravated assault on law enforcement. Officers were dispatched...
March 2, 2015 - 4:07pm
January 27, 2015
Men involved in Brule Co. standoff plead not guilty by reason of insanity
CHAMBERLAIN -- The man arrested earlier this month after a standoff near Kimball pleaded not guilty to murder and assault charges Tuesday by reason of insanity. Donald London, 42, of Kimball, entered his plea during court at the Brule County Courthouse in Chamberlain. He was arrested...
January 27, 2015 - 4:39pm
January 9, 2015
UPDATE: Kimball standoff ends peacefully
KIMBALL -- The standoff in rural Brule County ended shortly after 3 p.m. Thursday when the suspect surrendered to law enforcement. Donald...
January 9, 2015 - 12:57pm
January 8, 2015
Highway Patrol officer injured in Brule Co. shooting
KIMBALL -- A South Dakota Highway Patrol officer was seriously injured Wednesday in a standoff with a Kimball man in rural Brule County. Donald...
January 8, 2015 - 9:45am
January 7, 2015
State and local authorities at standoff near Kimball
KIMBALL (AP) — State and local law enforcement officers are at a standoff at a house near Kimball in rural Brule County in eastern South Dakota. The attorney general's office calls it a "very serious situation" but did not elaborate. The South Dakota Highway Patrol has scheduled...
January 7, 2015 - 7:24pm
Shots fired in standoff in rural Brule County
Shots have been fired by a suspect involved in a standoff with law enforcement that was still ongoing shortly after 6 p.m.
January 7, 2015 - 7:17pm
UPDATE: Authorities involved in standoff in rural Brule County
The South Dakota Attorney General's Office announced late Wednesday that law enforcement was involved in a standoff at a residence in rural Brule County. The South Dakota Division of Criminal Investigation, the South Dakota Highway Patrol and the Brule County Sheriff's Office have...
January 7, 2015 - 6:17pm