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Daktronics to outfit digital displays at new Bucks arena
Officials threaten to shut down septic system in Keystone
Angelina Jolie says 'we'll always be a family' despite divorce
A father on his way to work, a son on his way home and a tragic head-on collision
Bao Bao, the National Zoo's giant panda, heads to China
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
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
U.S. corn farmers worry as Mexico woos South American suppliers
Official: Cattle prices have stabilized
Week of Feb. 20 prep basketball, wrestling rankings
From sidelines to state: Mitchell's Schladweiler makes instant impact as Kernel wrestler
Seeding process shakes up state wrestling format
Area basketball roundup: KWL breezes by Jaguars in playoff opener
Athlete of the week: Weber buries school-record nine treys
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Hazel F. Wipf
Marvis Jean Godber
Alma A. Thompson
ROZUM: Here comes crossover day
GRAVES: The sweets bring a sparkle to the eye
OPINION: Manuals are becoming entertaining to read
OPINION: The lost year for economy?
LETTER: SD GOP ignores the will of the people
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Marcella and Elmer Werning
August 18, 2016
Mitchell police investigating string of vehicle thefts
Mitchell police are investigating a string of vehicle thefts from late Wednesday night. According to Mitchell Patrol Sgt. Joel Reinesch, six...
August 18, 2016 - 6:07pm
August 15, 2016
Former Parkston football coach pleads not guilty to grand theft
Parkston's former head football coach pleaded not guilty Monday to embezzling about $9,000 from the team. Tony Axtell, 29, of Sioux Falls, pleaded not guilty to grand theft by taking about $9,000 from the Parkston High School football team last season between Aug. 17 and Oct. 28....
August 15, 2016 - 6:01pm
August 5, 2016
Wagner auto shop thief charged in burglary of Parkston store days earlier
PARKSTON — A man convicted in May of burglarizing a Wagner auto shop last year is charged with burglarizing a store in Parkston Dean Honomichl, 33, of Wagner, was charged on July 15 with grand theft and third-degree burglary, stemming from a Sept. 19, 2015, incident in which...
August 5, 2016 - 6:00pm
August 2, 2016
Mount Vernon man charged with taking $400K in grain
MOUNT VERNON — A Mount Vernon man has been arrested for allegedly stealing $400,000 worth of grain by claiming it as his own and selling...
August 2, 2016 - 4:54pm
July 20, 2016
Car found abandoned in James River near Forestburg
FORESTBURG — Police continue an investigation after a stolen car from Huron was found unattended in the James River north of Forestburg....
July 20, 2016 - 5:37pm
July 12, 2016
Stolen vehicle from Delmont found burning in Wagner
WAGNER — Law enforcement is seeking information regarding a stolen vehicle that was found burning near the airport in Wagner. At about 1:50 a.m. Sunday, Wagner police officers responded to a call of a vehicle fire on 298th Street, north of the Wagner Municipal Airport, according...
July 12, 2016 - 5:17pm
June 20, 2016
Police seeking stolen vehicle in Mitchell
Police are asking for the public's help in seeking a stolen vehicle in Mitchell. The Mitchell Department of Public Safety is seeking a red 2009...
June 20, 2016 - 12:52pm
June 2, 2016
Authorities rounding up suspects in tristate burglary ring
RAPID CITY (AP) — Authorities are rounding up suspects in what they say is a burglary ring responsible for stealing tens of thousands of dollars' worth of vehicles, TVs and other items in South Dakota, Minnesota and Iowa. Police have arrested three suspects so far. Minnehaha County...
June 2, 2016 - 12:38pm
May 20, 2016
Police: Knife shown, money taken at Sioux Falls casino
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Police say somebody in a black wig and a baseball cap went into a Sioux Falls casino, displayed a knife, took money and left. Sioux Falls police said in a news release that authorities responded Thursday to a robbery at Connexions II Casino. According to police,...
May 20, 2016 - 1:16pm
May 13, 2016
Guns stolen in South Dakota recovered from Colorado suspects
RAPID CITY (AP) — Three handguns stolen from a Rapid City outdoors store in April have been recovered in Colorado after violent crimes. Rapid City police say two of the guns were recovered following a standoff in Lakewood, Colorado, with a suspect in a fatal shooting. The third...
May 13, 2016 - 12:12pm
May 4, 2016
Transient arrested for stealing live lobster from store
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls police arrested a 51-year-old transient for allegedly stealing a live lobster from a grocery store. Police spokesman Sam Clemens says the man took the lobster Tuesday afternoon and fled. He didn't make it far — getting arrested in the store's parking...
May 4, 2016 - 1:53pm
April 19, 2016
Air horn theft is crime of the week
Between the hours of 6 p.m. on April 11 and 8 a.m. on April 12, an unknown individual or individuals stole two air horns off of two railroad engines stopped west of 2300 W. Ash in Mitchell. Both air horns are "Nathan" brand. The air horns are valued at approximately $2,000.
April 19, 2016 - 5:16pm
$10,000 worth of jewelry stolen from Wall tourist attraction
RAPID CITY (AP) — Authorities are searching for suspects in the theft of $10,000 worth of jewelry from a popular tourist attraction in western South Dakota. The Pennington County Sheriff's Office says employees of Wall Drug Store in Wall determined on April 13 that jewelry had been...
April 19, 2016 - 11:33am
April 15, 2016
Five cited with felony theft charges in area
Felony theft charges were filed against five area people between March 1 and March 16: • Katie Hurley, 25, of Winner, was arrested on March 14 for allegedly taking $25,173.08 from her employer by forging checks between May 2015 and January 2016. Hurley was charged with grand theft...
April 15, 2016 - 4:28pm
April 13, 2016
Reward money offered in Rapid City stolen guns case
RAPID CITY (AP) — A reward fund is offering $2,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect who stole 25 hand guns from a Rapid City outdoors store. Police say The Rooster on West Main Street was broken into during the morning hours of April 10, and 25...
April 13, 2016 - 5:10pm