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Brookings County pursuing smartphone-capable alert system
Applications being accepted for SD restoration grants
Veteran SD firefighter dies battling wildfire in California
VA: Files containing personal information thrown in trash
Pierre police: Tires on 18 vehicles slashed in capital city
Ex-US attorney wants feds to allow hemp on SD reservation
USDA offers winter wheat crop insurance for all SD farmers
Vesicular stomatitis cases confirmed in South Dakota animals
Show Sheep Camp held in Wessington Springs
Spring wheat harvest getting underway in South Dakota
Registration for Kernel softball
Pair of Mitchell natives record hole-in-ones
Mitchell White's season ends after pair of losses
Tabor wins District 6B title
Mad Dogs season ends
Couple plan October wedding
September nuptials planned by couple
White Lake couple to wed Aug. 15
Couple to marry in Aug. 1 ceremony
Couple plan Aug. 29 wedding
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LaVerle J. Speckels
OPINION: Autumn leaves start to fall too soon
LETTER: Time to respect all human life
LETTER: Diversity should be embraced
LETTER: What bothers you most?
LETTER: Thank God for Pope, president
Lookin' for a bite at Lake Mitchell
North Dakota swan hunt license applications available online
OPINION: My best trip ever to Ontario's Kwinagans
OPINION: A little bit about the selective breeding of trophy big game animals
SD Outdoor Adventures: Is drain tiling killing small wetlands?
October 12, 2014
Native Americans say voting rights are violated on Pine Ridge rez
WANBLEE (AP) — Four Lakota residents of a community on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation have filed a federal lawsuit claiming that officials in a South Dakota county are violating their voting rights. The Wanblee residents argue in the lawsuit that Jackson County is discriminating...
News / state
October 12, 2014 - 10:30pm
November 25, 2013
Victim of Rapid City fatal crash identified
RAPID CITY (AP) — Authorities have identified a man who died in a Rapid City crash in which another man was arrested for vehicular homicide. Police say 31-year-old Calvin Bissonette, of Wanblee, was a passenger in a vehicle driven by 27-year-old Joshua Cuny, of Rapid City....
News / state
November 25, 2013 - 3:46pm
January 16, 2013
Wanblee mother gets 10 years in death of her infant
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A South Dakota woman who pleaded guilty to a felony charge of child abuse and neglect in the death of her five-month-old baby has been sentenced to 10 years in prison. Federal prosecutors dismissed a murder charge under the plea agreement with 31-year-old...
News / crime / state
January 16, 2013 - 7:41am
March 6, 2012
Oil trucks blocked on Pine Ridge Indian reservation
WANBLEE (AP) -- Opponents of the proposed Keystone XL Pipeline blocked two large trucks for six hours on South Dakota's Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. Protestor Debra White Plume tells the media that the group stopped the Canada-bound trucks Monday in Wanblee and asked the drivers...
News / state
March 6, 2012 - 11:44am
December 23, 2011
Wanblee woman accused of killing infant son by 'extreme neglect'
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A Wanblee woman who was nominated for a victim's advocacy award two years ago is now accused of murdering her infant son "by extreme neglect." The media reports that Kehunna Poitra was indicted Tuesday by a federal grand jury on charges of second-degree murder...
News / crime
December 23, 2011 - 2:35pm
October 25, 2011
Wanblee woman wins car in instant scratch game
PIERRE - Talena Standing Bear Montelongo has always wanted a black car but with her past vehicles, it just never worked out that she got one....
Life / state
October 25, 2011 - 2:10pm
September 29, 2011
Fire cancels classes at Crazy Horse school
WANBLEE (AP) -- Classes were canceled Thursday at Crazy Horse School in the southwestern South Dakota town of Wanblee because of a fire the previous night. Jackson County Sheriff's Deputy Tim Nutley tells the media that the fire is believed to have started in the school's boiler...
News / state
September 29, 2011 - 9:20am