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Ranchers, farmers show support for updating manure regulations
Congress OKs commission to study Native children's programs
Woman accused with father of child sex crimes sentenced
State Supreme Court rules in favor of $150M ethanol plant
$5,000 reward offered in 23-year-old North Dakota cold case
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
Gregory co-op called regulatory success
Presho farmer pushes for farmer lien rights
Kernel girls tennis take second at ESD
Kernels earn road win at Yankton
Lee leads Parkston with his putter
Spotlight on prep football: Class 11AA holding their own against Class 11AAA foes
Kernels set for stiffer test against Sioux Falls Lincoln
Heartland Quilt Guild holds September meeting
Mitchell Toastmasters hold Sept. 8 meeting
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Glen Chasing Hawk
Elton Reinhold Tiede
Ida C. Rowe
OUR VIEW: Understaffed sheriff's offices concerning for future
Undoing historical wrongs to our Native American citizens
Avoiding the temptation to throw mud
Don't wait to make the call
OUR VIEW: Immediacy of layoffs hard to swallow
EHD causing high whitetails casualties
WILTZ: Mayflies for dinner? The fish become gluttonous!
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
May 21, 2015
Defense team: Annette Bosworth made an "honest mistake"
PIERRE (AP) — Defense attorneys for former South Dakota political candidate Annette Bosworth told jurors Wednesday that an "honest mistake" led to charges of election law violations against their client. A jury of 12 people and two alternates in Pierre heard opening statements...
May 21, 2015 - 1:25pm
Witnesses: Bosworth not present when they signed petitions
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota residents who signed their names to get former political candidate Annette Bosworth on the ballot say they did so when she wasn't present. A string of petition signers testified Thursday during Bosworth's trial for election law violations. They included...
May 21, 2015 - 1:04pm
May 20, 2015
Opening statements set in Bosworth election law trial
PIERRE (AP) — Attorneys are set to give opening statements in the election law violation trial of former South Dakota political candidate Annette Bosworth. A jury of 12 people and two alternates in Pierre is hearing the case scheduled to get underway Wednesday afternoon. Bosworth...
May 20, 2015 - 1:20pm
May 18, 2015
Trial for one-time US Senate candidate Bosworth to begin
PIERRE (AP) — The trial for former political candidate Annette Bosworth is slated to begin this week over alleged election law violations during the 2014 Republican U.S. Senate primary. Bosworth, 43, has pleaded not guilty to six counts each of perjury and filing false documents....
May 18, 2015 - 1:05pm
March 20, 2015
Remains of pressure-cooker bomb shown at Boston trial
The Boston Marathon bombing trial jury on Thursday saw the remains of a pressure-cooker bomb that prosecutors say Dzhokhar Tsarnaev hurled at...
March 20, 2015 - 2:47pm
January 15, 2015
Salgado's involvement center point of closing arguments
SIOUX FALLS — Alexander Salgado's involvement with Maricela Diaz proved to be the main focus of closing arguments Thursday. While the...
January 15, 2015 - 7:53pm
January 13, 2015
Diaz's mother says daughter's attitude changed after meeting Salgado
SIOUX FALLS -- Maricela Diaz's mother was afraid Alexander Salgado was going to kill her daughter when the couple ran away together in October...
January 13, 2015 - 8:30am
January 8, 2015
Guevara was alive during fire, expert testifies
SIOUX FALLS -- Afternoon testimony Thursday included graphic photos of the charred remains of murder victim Jasmine Guevara. Dr. Donald Habbe, a forensic pathologist, took the stand during the fourth day of the Maricela Diaz trial, and said he believed smoke inhalation caused Guevara's...
January 8, 2015 - 6:39pm
Salgado refuses to testify in Diaz trial
SIOUX FALLS -- Alexander Salgado, 26, who already pleaded guilty to murdering a 16-year-old Mitchell girl in 2009, proved difficult on the witness...
January 8, 2015 - 11:06am
January 7, 2015
Witness uncooperative during woman's murder trial in SD
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A man convicted of murder was uncooperative when he took the stand Wednesday to testify in the murder trial of a woman who authorities say was his co-conspirator and girlfriend. A Minnehaha County judge has moved to make Alexander Salgado unavailable for...
January 7, 2015 - 7:06pm
State will not purse second trial of man in fatal 2000 crash
South Dakota will not pursue a second trial for a Belle Fourche man originally sentenced to serve 25 years in prison for a fatal accident more than 14 years ago, Attorney General Marty Jackley said Wednesday. Jackley said his decision in the Oakley Engesser case was based...
January 7, 2015 - 1:56pm
Salgado refuses to testify in Diaz trial
SIOUX FALLS -- Alexander Salgado, 26, who already pleaded guilty to murdering a 16-year-old Mitchell girl in 2009, proved to be difficult on the witness stand Wednesday morning during the Maricela Diaz murder trial. He took the stand shortly after 9 a.m. at the Minnehaha County Courthouse...
January 7, 2015 - 9:55am
December 31, 2014
Jury seated for Diaz trial, which begins Monday
SIOUX FALLS — After two days of jury selection, 12 jurors and one alternate were seated Tuesday afternoon for a trial in a 2009 murder case, according to the S.D. Attorney General's Office. Maricela Diaz is accused of murdering then 16-year-old Jasmine Guevara in rural Hanson...
December 31, 2014 - 2:00am
December 4, 2014
Trial scheduled for Mitchell man accused of rape
A Mitchell man scheduled to stand trial next week for raping a 14-year-old girl earlier this year will not be allowed to cross-examine the victim about previous sexual acts, according to court documents. Kristopher Aslesen, 31, is charged with fourth-degree rape, which means the...
December 4, 2014 - 4:35pm
November 20, 2014
Witnesses testify about crash that killed Klumb, Spindler
LAKE ANDES -- Blue tarps and yellow flags dotted the golf course at Randall Hills Golf Club in Pickstown the evening of July 8, 2013. Those tarps covered body parts from Rob Klumb and Maegan Spindler, employees of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in Pierre. Klumb, 46, of Pierre,...
November 20, 2014 - 8:56am