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DWU, MTI graduates choose to stay in Mitchell for jobs, sense of community
Thomsen, founder of Trail King Industries, has died at 89
James Valley Community Center partnering with area organizations
Mayor: City needs 'clear map' to guide lake restoration
Winner man charged with attempted rape of teen
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Pilot project aims for farm-friendly wetland preservation
Rare second set of triplets a surprise for ND rancher
Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Kernels have strong showing at Mitchell Invite
Kernels earn first win of season
MHS girls tennis team suffers first defeat
Kernels earn first win of season
MHS soccer teams split in Spearfish
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Marla Rae Behm
Larry Dean Forbes
Shellie Rene Hansen (Gaulke)
In 2016 elections, how can anarchy take us forward?
IN OTHER WORDS: Republicans are bucking the party
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Booze is seemingly everywhere
LETTER: Time passes, but remember all involved at 9-11
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
July 28, 2016
Colome woman to get new sentence in meth case
A Colome woman will receive a new sentence after the state's high court decided the state breached a plea agreement. Lisa Slotsky, 38, was sentenced five years in prison, one suspended, with credit for five days served, on Sept. 15 by Gregory County Judge Kathleen Trandahl for ingestion...
July 28, 2016 - 5:19pm
July 14, 2016
In drainage fight, state Supreme Court decides it's been using wrong standard
PIERRE — The South Dakota Supreme Court acknowledged Thursday its justices have used an incorrect standard of review in some cases during the past four decades. The justices made that determination in an appeal of a Hughes County drainage dispute. The justices ruled unanimously...
July 14, 2016 - 5:33pm
June 27, 2016
Supreme Court strikes down Texas abortion clinic restrictions
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court on Monday struck down Texas abortion restrictions that have been widely duplicated in other states, a resounding...
June 27, 2016 - 3:19pm
June 23, 2016
Supreme Court, split 4-4, blocks Obama immigration plan
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday dealt President Barack Obama a harsh defeat, splitting 4-4 over his plan to spare millions...
June 23, 2016 - 10:41am
May 20, 2016
SD Supreme Court overrules cash award in trust fund case
South Dakota's high court ruled that a circuit court erred in awarding money to guardians of a trust fund, held by family members in Tripp County. The South Dakota Supreme Court ordered a circuit court to hold further proceedings regarding a trust fund dispute among family members...
May 20, 2016 - 10:41am
April 7, 2016
State Supreme Court overturns kidnapping conviction
PIERRE (AP) — The state Supreme Court has reversed the kidnapping conviction of a man who drunkenly pulled a Sioux Falls woman down the block. The high court in an opinion released Thursday remanded the case. In 2014, Jeremiah Liaw removed Sioux Falls resident Angela Calin from...
April 7, 2016 - 12:17pm
April 2, 2016
LETTER: Philosophy main concern with new Supreme Court justice
To the Editor: U.S. Senators who stand firmly against rushing to confirm President Barack Obama's latest Supreme Court nominee, favoring the...
April 2, 2016 - 10:57am
March 16, 2016
Rounds, Noem, Thune react to Obama's Supreme Court nominee
On Wednesday, President Barack Obama issued his nomination of Judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court. South Dakota's three Congressional delegates issued statements about the nomination. Sen. Mike Rounds
March 16, 2016 - 5:23pm
Considered twice before, Garland gets call to top court
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Merrick Garland, the federal appeals court judge picked by President Barack Obama for the Supreme Court, was twice before...
March 16, 2016 - 8:51am
March 4, 2016
Kelly is rare federal judge with public defender background
EDITOR'S NOTE -- One in a series of profiles of potential nominees to the U.S. Supreme Court, following the death of Justice Antonin Scalia. KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — As a federal appeals court judge, Jane L. Kelly has an unusual background: She's a criminal defense lawyer and a Harvard...
March 4, 2016 - 12:25pm
February 25, 2016
Republican Sandoval withdraws as possible Supreme Court pick
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval, a moderate Republican, took himself out of consideration for appointment to the U.S. Supreme...
February 25, 2016 - 5:29pm
February 23, 2016
OPINION: You don't have to like it to try it
Now and then I try to be a social-media type of guru and offer my opinions on topics about which I know very little. Today: The Supreme Court...
February 23, 2016 - 5:56pm
McConnell says Senate won't confirm any Obama Supreme Court nominee
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate will not confirm a Supreme Court nominee from President Barack Obama during his last year in office, Republican...
February 23, 2016 - 4:06pm
February 18, 2016
Land dispute decision in Charles Mix Co. overruled by SD Supreme Court
A land dispute in Charles Mix County will return to legal proceedings after the South Dakota Supreme Court remanded the circuit court for calling a contract "unambiguous." On Feb. 10, the state's high court ruled a contract related to the purchase of land, owned by Marlen and Patricia...
February 18, 2016 - 10:10am
February 17, 2016
How does a president select a Supreme Court nominee? Here's how.
WASHINGTON - How does a president go about filling a vacancy on the Supreme Court? Here's a primer on how the process works once a position opens up on the nation's highest court.- There's already a list of potential nominees in place. The White House Counsel's office maintains a...
February 17, 2016 - 4:01pm