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Are these 80,000 pound trucks tailgating each other? Soon it may be perfectly normal — and safe
Country star Kenny Chesney aims to fix U.S. Bank Stadium's acoustics
How most leadership training programs fail women
Second panel of legislators wades into GEAR UP fight
Everything you forgot about Janet Jackson and Justin Timberlake's 2004 Super Bowl controversy
Map shows North Dakota, South Dakota among 7 states to not submit proposal for new Amazon HQ
Here is the most popular fast-food chain in Minnesota, North Dakota
What would happen if Amazon brought 50,000 workers to your city? Ask Seattle.
Target to remodel more stores as chain seeks edge over Wal-Mart
71 percent of employees are looking for new jobs
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Group plans push for expanded livestock sector in ND
Five fire departments receive grain bin rescue training
AgweekTV: Soil Your Undies
Drought conditions continue to improve in the Dakotas
As harvest gets underway, 2017 was problematic year for SD farmers
Area prep volleyball roundup: Canistota edges Freeman in five sets
Mikael Granlund anxious to get back on the ice for Wild
DWU basketball coaches to speak at Mitchell Quarterback Club
DWU's Tuner named GPAC offensive player of the week for third time this season
Here's something we haven't seen from Wild winger Chris Stewart: goals, not fights
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Laurie Kay Nelson
Anna Frances "Ann" VanderPol
Alexa Nicole McKenzie
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
MERCER: A new book tells Tom Berry story
AstroBob: Neutron stars' death merger rattles the fabric of spacetimes
LETTER: Understanding the gun debate
LETTER: A new wonder at the theater
Pheasant hunters not fazed by lower South Dakota bird counts
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Wiltz: Know your shotgun before hunting pheasants
Poor Dakotas pheasant seasons could impact states' economies
Tangled whitetails: 'Once-in-a-lifetime' memory to help save a deer
Annika Russell - Bridal Shower
Paulson Five Generations
August 30, 2017
Corsica golf course to close for the season after vandalism turns greens to brown
CORSICA — When Brian Vilhauer first decided to transition the Dakota Trails Golf Course to natural grass greens, he never imagined it would...
August 30, 2017 - 8:15am
August 27, 2017
Family covers up symbol of hate in Sioux Falls park
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — When a family recently came across a swastika spray-painted on a tree during a walk through a Sioux Falls park, they decided...
August 27, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 23, 2017
Mitchell police seeking suspects in vehicle vandalisms
Windows were broken in two vehicles Wednesday night in Mitchell, and police have yet to make an arrest. Police are seeking suspects in an act...
March 23, 2017 - 4:52pm
February 27, 2017
Philadelphia police investigate 'reprehensible' toppling of 100 headstones at Jewish cemetery
Police in Philadelphia are investigating what they call a targeted act of vandalism that toppled more than 100 headstones at a Jewish cemetery...
February 27, 2017 - 4:01pm
February 21, 2017
Three D.C. monuments damaged with graffiti over holiday weekend
The Washington Monument and the World War II and Lincoln memorials were damaged by graffiti over the holiday weekend, officials said. U.S. Park...
February 21, 2017 - 11:32am
May 25, 2016
4 arrested for spray paint damage at Aberdeen high school
ABERDEEN (AP) — Police in Aberdeen say they have arrested one man and three juveniles in connection with a weekend break-in at Central High School. The Aberdeen American News reports that 18-year-old Mason Trapp, of Aberdeen, was arrested on a third-degree burglary charge on Tuesday....
May 25, 2016 - 11:31am
May 10, 2016
Vandals cause $20,000 in damage to Rapid City church
RAPID CITY (AP) — Vandals caused an estimated $20,000 in damage to a Rapid City church over the weekend. Police say damage at the Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church included a toppled marble statue and broken plates. The church's pastor believes the damage was done sometime Saturday....
May 10, 2016 - 1:21pm
May 3, 2016
Police: Vandal causes $400K in damage at construction site
SIOUX FALLS (AP) - Police in Sioux Falls are looking for the vandal who damaged construction equipment overnight to the tune of $400,000. Police spokesman Sam Clemens says the vandal was able to turn on a backhoe and tipped over a pickup truck, a utility truck, a payloader and a second...
May 3, 2016 - 11:50am
February 17, 2016
Police say 2 USD students confess to fraternity vandalism
VERMILLION (AP) — Two male University of South Dakota students have admitted vandalizing a fraternity house on campus because they were drunk and angry about being kicked out of a party, police say. Someone spray painted the words "We date rape" on the side of the Phi Delta Theta...
February 17, 2016 - 12:16pm
November 11, 2015
Vandal ruins hog barn floor
ARMOUR—Authorities are looking for someone who vandalized a hog facility in Douglas County earlier this week. Douglas County Sheriff Jon...
November 11, 2015 - 2:56pm
October 20, 2015
Vandalism at Sioux Falls car lot causes over $20K of damage
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Sioux Falls car lot owner says two teens have caused more than $20,000 of damage to 20 new vehicles at his dealership. KDLT-TV reports that two teens body slammed the new vehicles and hopped from car to car. The incident has been recorded by security cameras...
October 20, 2015 - 2:38pm
October 5, 2015
War memorial statue in Spearfish repaired after vandalism
SPEARFISH (AP) — A statue at a Spanish-American War memorial in western South Dakota has been repaired after the hands of a soldier and rifle were broken off in December. The statue that sits atop the memorial in Spearfish was recently repaired by a Nebraska-based conservation...
October 5, 2015 - 1:16pm
August 31, 2015
Reward offered in South Dakota's Meeker Ranch vandalism case
CUSTER (AP) — A $500 reward has been offered for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the vandals who damaged a historic ranch on U.S. Forest Service property near Custer. A large section of siding on the Meeker Ranch Barn in the Black Hills was vandalized...
August 31, 2015 - 12:48pm
August 6, 2015
Man arrested for vandalism
A Mitchell man was arrested Wednesday for four instances of graffiti vandalism. Joseph Martin, 20, was arrested around 2 a.m. Wednesday morning following what police called a routine stop. Martin was walking with three other men when Patrol Officer Cory Hartley stopped the quartet...
August 6, 2015 - 10:10am
April 14, 2015
Vandals strike more than 100 vehicles in Huron in a few days
HURON (AP) — More than 100 vehicles have been vandalized in Huron in less than a week. Police Chief Denny Meyer says the majority of the...
April 14, 2015 - 3:04pm