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School of Mines engineering program getting big grant
Augustana University president stepping down after 11 years
Former Garretson school official pleads guilty to sex charge
Clinton assails Trump in blistering U.S. presidential debate
Democratic U.S. House candidate seeks fifth debate with U.S. Rep. Noem
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
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
Court gives fertilizer dealers a reprieve from policy change
Riders crossing N.D. 'cowboy up' for cancer awareness
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Lemmon couple offer $2,000 reward for info on stolen cattle
Week of Sept. 26 South Dakota Sportswriters Association Polls
Mitchell man aiming for fast draw's Top Gun award
Cubs win Region 3A golf title
Leading the pack: Cougars' Person makes strides in 2016
Area volleyball roundup: Titans sweep Parkston
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Julie L. Lang
Charlotte Ann Foreman
Elton Reinhold Tiede
Raymond Russell Stevens
No room for error in national security strategy
The courts and the (hair) cuts
Why bother now writing a new mission statement?
OUR VIEW: Hisses and Cheers
LETTER: Impaired, polluted waters can be fixed
Fall turkey hunting licenses still available in North Dakota
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
Former police chief found guilty of murder
September 12, 2016
Supreme Court to begin October term at Northern State
ABERDEEN (AP) — The South Dakota Supreme Court will begin its October court term at Northern State University in Aberdeen. The high court is scheduled to hear oral arguments Oct. 3-5 at the school's Johnson Fine Arts Center. The court will hear nine cases. Several non-oral cases...
September 12, 2016 - 11:37am
September 9, 2016
SD Supreme Court: DNA not enough for paternity
DNA evidence may not be enough to determine paternity in South Dakota. The South Dakota Supreme Court filed two differing opinions on Aug. 31 regarding two women, illegitimate daughters of the same man, who claim heirship of their aunt's property. One was approved, but the other was...
September 9, 2016 - 5:15pm
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