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Pukwana man suspected of making explosive arrested in Mitchell
FBI, police investigate why someone registered at least 19 dead Virginians to vote
House panel lambasts Wells Fargo boss over phantom accounts
Pine Ridge grandmother pleads not guilty in grandson's death
Woman sentenced for accessory role in Sioux Falls homicide
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Elton Reinhold Tiede
Ida C. Rowe
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
No room for error in national security strategy
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
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
April 19, 2016
$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
December 21, 2015
3 men injured in head-on crash near Wall Lake
WALL LAKE (AP) — Three people are recovering from serious injuries after a two-vehicle crash on Highway 42 near Wall Lake. South Dakota Highway Patrol reports that a 31-year-old Canistota man was driving east on Highway 42 at about 6:44 p.m. Saturday when his vehicle crossed over...
December 21, 2015 - 9:10am
November 2, 2015
Weekend crash on I-90 near Wall kills 1, injures 4 others
WALL (AP) — A one-vehicle crash on Interstate 90 near Wall over the weekend killed one person and injured four others. The Highway Patrol did not immediately identify the people involved in the crash that happened shortly after 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Authorities say the 20-year-old...
November 2, 2015 - 1:11pm
May 21, 2015
Wheat walks scheduled in area
BROOKINGS — The 2015 SDSU Extension Wheat Walks begin May 26 near Fort Pierre in the morning and near Wall in the afternoon. They will continue on May 27 near Winner in the morning and at 4 p.m. at Agland Cooperative near Delmont. "The Wheat Walks provide an opportunity for...
May 21, 2015 - 10:37am
October 15, 2014
Event in Wall to offer tool to help recover lost kids
WALL (AP) — South Dakota parents can get help in putting together a kit of information about their children that could be used to identify them should they ever go missing. The South Dakota Child Identification Program will collect information for the free kits Thursday at...
October 15, 2014 - 7:00am
September 8, 2013
SD Wounded Knee Museum reopens a year after fire
WALL (AP) -- A year after a fire destroyed the Wounded Knee Museum in Wall, it has reopened in a new location in the western South Dakota city. An electrical malfunction was blamed for the Sept. 2, 2012, fire that destroyed the museum and also took 30 museum exhibits linked to the...
September 8, 2013 - 10:50pm
October 18, 2012
Canistota routs Freeman 50-0 for 32nd straight victory
CANISTOTA -- Eric Tieszen scored two offensive touchdowns and two defensive touchdowns to lift Canistota to its 32nd straight win and third consecutive...
October 18, 2012 - 11:56pm
September 10, 2012
Horses die in barn fire in southwest South Dakota
WALL (AP) -- A weekend fire destroyed a barn in a rural area north of the southwest South Dakota town of Wall and killed the two horses inside. Wall Fire Chief Jim Kitterman tells the media that crews from four area towns battled the fire along with nearby landowners in strong winds...
September 10, 2012 - 11:40am
September 8, 2012
Blaze hits Wounded Knee Massacre museum in Wall
WALL (AP) -- An electrical fire has destroyed a museum in South Dakota dedicated to telling the story of the 1890 Wounded Knee Massacre on the...
September 8, 2012 - 5:55am
July 10, 2012
11-year-old boy leads deputy on vehicle chase near Wall
RAPID CITY (AP) -- An 11-year-old boy is accused of stealing a sport utility vehicle in southwest South Dakota and leading a sheriff's deputy on a chase. Pennington County Sheriff's Capt. Corey Brubakken tells the media that the boy faces charges of burglary, grand theft and aggravated...
July 10, 2012 - 8:22am
June 25, 2012
NC man charged with vehicular homicide after pedistrian killed in Wall
WALL (AP) -- A North Carolina man has been arrested in connection with the death of a woman he was traveling with in South Dakota. The Pennington County Sheriff's Office says 28-year-old Jerry Whitfield from, Thomasville, N.C., has been arrested on charges of vehicular homicide and...
June 25, 2012 - 4:05pm
April 30, 2012
New Wall street gives new look to Main drag
WALL (AP) -- A street makeover is putting one of South Dakota's leading tourist attractions in a new light. The $1.3 million Main Street project in downtown Wall has new concrete paving and lighting, and a new water main.
April 30, 2012 - 11:27am
April 25, 2012
Burn at Badlands National Park done to help native grass
RAPID CITY (AP) -- Badlands National Park officials say 560 acres of land have been burned intentionally to control unwanted grass and stimulate the growth of native grasses. Park spokesman Brian Kenner tells the media that Tuesday's prescribed burn south of Wall is intended to stem...
April 25, 2012 - 1:56pm
January 6, 2012
Longtime bar-steakhouse in Quinn, near Wall, destroyed by fire
QUINN (AP) -- A bar and restaurant that has operated in the small southwest South Dakota town of Quinn for at least half a century has been destroyed by fire. The media reports that the Two Bit Saloon and Steakhouse along U.S. Highway 14 was engulfed by flames by the time firefighters...
January 6, 2012 - 12:47pm
November 8, 2011
WOSTER: Words on the Wall are more than just names
I've been to Washington, D.C., just once in my life, and my tour guide packed so much stuff into the couple of days I was in town that I didn't...
November 8, 2011 - 9:41pm