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Former 'Bachelor' Chris Soules arrested for leaving scene of deadly crash, TMZ reports
Photos from the first night of the shrine circus at the Corn Palace
Lawmakers advance two anti-abortion bills, but Dayton says he'll veto them
Tribal members, SD dance family among 15 charged in dealing in eagle, migratory bird trafficking
School board approves new SD-based bus company for district
Could Apple buy Disney? Wall Street revives rumor of potential mega-deal
Caribou Coffee-owner JAB Holdings to buy bakery chain Panera Bread in biggest-ever U.S. restaurant deal
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Pro rodeo's rags-to-riches bull proving hard to ride
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94th Little 'I' Celebrates Tradition and New Events
Tracking soil temperature an important step before planting, experts say
Dry straw the most important tool for healthy calves
Peterson agrees to terms with Saints, who open at Minnesota
Earnhardt Jr. to retire at end of NASCAR season
Dozier's three-run double provides Twins with 3-2 win
Twins to appeal Sano's one game for 'aggressive actions'
Defenders sweep DWU baseball
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Hilda Ann Thome
Harold T. Tiede
Marilyn Jean Small
Mary Freidel Mimmack
OUR VIEW: Community assets needed for small towns
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
MERCER: Auditor general is prepared to deliver a GEAR UP report
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
THUNE: A moment worth the wait
Wiltz: How big is too big for a bobcat?
Trespassing or not? State's attorneys weigh in on non-meandered waters
Wiltz: Taking wildlife inventory after another SD winter
Seed day popular again for Pheasant Country chapter
Governor’s office: Study best approach for non-meandered water issue
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April 24, 2017
South Dakota trooper back on duty after severe assault
PIERRE (AP) — A South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper who was severely beaten and left for dead during a drug bust traffic stop 1 ½ years ago...
23 hours 54 min ago
April 18, 2017
Sweet 16 formats receive first approval from SDHSAA board
PIERRE — A postseason change for the largest and smallest classes in South Dakota high school basketball appears to be on the way. The...
April 18, 2017 - 12:53pm
April 14, 2017
South Dakota man accused of assault with knife, television
PIERRE (AP) — A South Dakota man is accused of assaulting a boy with a television and a knife. The U.S. attorney's office in South Dakota says...
April 14, 2017 - 11:19am
Powerball lottery ticket sold in Pierre worth $50,000
PIERRE (AP) — A Powerball ticket sold in Pierre is worth $50,000. South Dakota lottery officials say the ticket matched four of five white ball numbers and the Powerball to win the game's third prize in Wednesday's drawing. The winning numbers are 8, 14, 61, 63 and 68, with the...
April 14, 2017 - 11:16am
April 10, 2017
South Dakota sees record pig production
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's 900 pig growers ranked third-best in the nation with a record number of pigs per litter in a recent three-month span. The state was only behind Nebraska and Minnesota, reaching 11.3 pigs per litter, the Pierre Capital Journal reported. Glenn Muller,...
April 10, 2017 - 11:12am
April 7, 2017
South Dakota cannabis backers see hope in North Dakota vote
PIERRE (AP) — Medical marijuana supporters who came up empty at the South Dakota Legislature and ballot box are emboldened to try again after an overwhelming vote in North Dakota to make cannabis available to patients there. Backers of the South Dakota effort hope to soon gather...
April 7, 2017 - 1:46pm
April 6, 2017
After repeal, ethics law supporters to push ballot amendment
PIERRE (AP) — Supporters of a voter-imposed government ethics initiative that Republican lawmakers repealed this year plan to return to voters with an anti-corruption constitutional amendment in 2018. Represent South Dakota, the group sponsoring the amendment, said Thursday that...
April 6, 2017 - 11:33am
April 1, 2017
92-year sentence affirmed in SD juvenile murder case
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Supreme Court has upheld a 92-year sentence against a man who was 14 when he was convicted of killing his stepfather, Attorney General Marty Jackley announced Friday. A jury convicted Daniel Charles of first-degree murder in 2000 in the sniper killing...
April 1, 2017 - 9:31am
March 29, 2017
Woman who persuaded juveniles in motel fire avoids prison
PIERRE (AP) — A woman accused of convincing three juveniles to start a fire that caused $500,000 to a Pierre motel has avoided prison. A judge has given Tracy St. John a suspended prison sentence, although she will have to spend another three months in jail. The August fire nearly...
March 29, 2017 - 11:52am
Oversight panel says new juvenile commitments have fallen
PIERRE (AP) — An oversight panel that monitors South Dakota's juvenile justice overhaul says that new juvenile commitments to the Department of Corrections have dropped significantly since it passed in 2015. The oversight group's first annual report released Tuesday says that new...
March 29, 2017 - 11:47am
March 22, 2017
Federal agency to reconsider decision on South Dakota EB-5
PIERRE (AP) — A federal immigration agency's appeals office says that the agency must reconsider its decision to end South Dakota's participation in a federal program offering wealthy immigrants visas in return for investments. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services' appeals...
March 22, 2017 - 11:36am
March 17, 2017
Upgrades coming for South Dakota's animal research lab
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's animal disease research lab is in line for much-needed renovations and upgrades after Gov. Dennis Daugaard approved creative funding to provide millions of dollars. Daugaard signed legislation Friday to upgrade and expand the Animal Disease Research...
March 17, 2017 - 1:00pm
Pierre mayor opposes Trump call to end rural air subsidies
PIERRE (AP) — The mayor of South Dakota's capital city says President Donald Trump's call to eliminate subsidized air service to rural communities would be a mistake. Pierre Mayor Laurie Gill told The Associated Press that she appreciates efficient government, but that the Essential...
March 17, 2017 - 12:59pm
March 15, 2017
State Rep. returns to Pierre following one-month health scare
State Rep. Lance Carson is glad to be back in Pierre. Following a health scare in which the Mitchell Republican bested both influenza and pneumonia,...
March 15, 2017 - 5:02pm
February 3, 2017
Kernels drop ESD contest to Pierre
PIERRE—It was another tough night offensively for the Mitchell boys basketball team on Friday. The Kernels shot just 29 percent from the...
February 3, 2017 - 10:26pm