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Woman arrested after driving into White House barrier was convicted last year of trying to climb fence
Six injured in Friday crash near Alexandria
South Dakota Supreme Court: warrant needed for urine sample
House passes one-subject mandate for constitutional changes
Mission couple plead not guilty to wire fraud
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
First National Bank to halt production of NRA credit card
Sioux Falls teacher requests special brain cancer treatment
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
Taco Bell overtakes Burger King as 4th-largest U.S. chain
place a business brief
State climatologist: 'Prepare for another drought year'
Eager about agriculture
Customers are the 'backbone' of Blue Bird Locker
A fondness for farming
Farmers have highest suicide rate of all occupations
Streak snapped! Mitchell ends 42-game losing streak in home thriller
Area basketball roundup: Freeman girls advance to Round of 16
Chamberlain duo eyeing top finishes
Class B wrestling roundup: Howard second, Winner in third after first day
Havlik, Max advance to semis for Kernels
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Wayne H. Bracha
Patrick Raymond Bowar
JoAnn Mavis Thompson (nee Evenson)
LETTER: Assault guns need to go
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
KLUMB: Looking into lunch shaming
HEINERT: Crossover Day approaches
OPINION: Finding the way to college
Wiltz: Give some thought to loading your own ammo
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Mettle to medal: John Henry Krueger perseveres to podium in 1,000 meters
Like many great champions, Mikaela Shiffrin is compelling, and human, in defeat
Pheasant hunters flocking in February? National Pheasant Fest bringing in thousands to SD
Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe
September 6, 2017
Tribe says gambling rule change would harm collections
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Native American tribe seeking millions of dollars from a company that previously managed a tribal off-track betting business is set to ask South Dakota gambling regulators Wednesday not to make a state rule change that the tribe contends would hamstring its...
September 6, 2017 - 10:00am
May 24, 2017
South Dakota jury find consultant not guilty in pot case
FLANDREAU (AP) — A South Dakota jury on Wednesday cleared a consultant on trial for drug charges after he helped an American Indian tribe pursue a marijuana resort on tribal land. Eric Hagen, a consultant who worked with the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe, had faced charges of conspiracy...
May 24, 2017 - 1:55pm
May 13, 2017
South Dakota and Flandreau Santee Sioux tribe clash in court
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The Flandreau Santee Sioux tribe is suing South Dakota over the state's interpretation that contractors working on an expansion of the Royal River Casino are required to pay contractor excise taxes to the state. The Argus Leader reported that the lawsuit alleges...
May 13, 2017 - 9:30pm
December 12, 2016
Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe building new $13M clinic
FLANDREAU (AP) — A clinic featuring medical, dental, behavioral and vision services will serve hundreds of members of the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe and students from a federally operated boarding school when it opens its doors in mid-2017 after several years of planning and...
December 12, 2016 - 10:45am
October 20, 2015
State lawmakers tour pot farm on Flandreau reservation
FLANDREAU (AP) — Five state lawmakers toured the indoor pot farm on Friday that will supply the main attraction of the nation's first marijuana resort, which is being built on the land of the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe in South Dakota. The bipartisan group visited the marijuana-growing...
October 20, 2015 - 2:47pm
September 3, 2015
Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe hires 2 tribal police officers
FLANDREAU (AP) — Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe officials have hired two police officers and signed a mutual aid agreement with Moody County following their decision to end a policing agreement with the city of Flandreau. The Argus Leader reports that under the agreement with...
September 3, 2015 - 3:31pm
August 27, 2015
Flandreau tribe says marijuana not behind city police split
FLANDREAU (AP) — The Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe's decision to end a longstanding policing agreement with the city of Flandreau predated the tribe's decision to legalize marijuana, a tribal attorney says. Inadequate policing and the city's poor relationship with the tribe...
August 27, 2015 - 10:23am
August 26, 2015
Flandreau tribe cuts ties with city police after 16 years
FLANDREAU (AP) — The Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe is cutting ties with the city of Flandreau's Police Department, after deciding to legalize marijuana. The tribe gave the city a 90-day notice in June that it will end its 16-year policing agreement, effective Sept. 4, city officials...
August 26, 2015 - 4:45pm
July 16, 2015
Tribe's partner in marijuana venture faces fiscal challenges
FLANDREAU (AP) — When the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe announced an agreement with an outside business for advice on how to grow and sell marijuana...
July 16, 2015 - 3:16pm
June 26, 2015
OPINION: 'Rolling their own' in the Triangle Bar
I read a news piece about the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe's initiative to legalize marijuana, and I thought immediately about the Triangle Bar in Minneapolis. That's the place I first saw someone smoke dope. That was the place I first realized people actually did smoke dope. Up...
June 26, 2015 - 3:56pm
June 25, 2015
SD Indian tribe signs contract with marijuana growing group
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — An Indian tribe in South Dakota that plans to start selling marijuana for recreational and medicinal purposes envisions...
June 25, 2015 - 11:45am
June 16, 2015
Indian tribe in South Dakota moves to legalize marijuana
FLANDREAU (AP) — An American Indian tribe in eastern South Dakota has approved selling and using marijuana on tribal lands. KELO-TV and...
June 16, 2015 - 11:37am