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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
Supreme Court arguments set in South Dakota's sales tax case
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
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Swiss top Canada to take curling bronze medal
Germany stuns Canada to make first hockey final, face Russians for gold
Russians dominate figure skating, Lindstroem leads Sweden to biathlon relay gold
Minnesota’s Diggins becomes first U.S. cross country skier named as Olympic flag bearer in Closing Ceremonies
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
Leo W. Konstanz
Dorothea Dunmire Peterson
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
February 5, 2018
Why America needs more tack boxes
A "tack box" is a trunk where horse owners keep their saddle, bridle and grooming items. These items are called the horse's tack. As a spin-off...
February 5, 2018 - 7:55am
November 10, 2017
Hermosa man convicted of mistreating about a dozen horses
STURGIS (AP) — A Meade County man has been found guilty of mistreating more than a dozen horses between September 2016 and this past January....
November 10, 2017 - 12:05pm
October 15, 2017
Moon break: Covered wagon ride a harvest tradition
SISSETON, S.D.—Farmer Robert Hanson pulled up to the pumps on a moonlit Saturday night at Sisseton, S.D., but the horsepower was provided...
October 15, 2017 - 4:54pm
June 3, 2017
Lifelong Letcher resident competes in area horse races
LETCHER — Tom Moody hopes he can race horses for the rest of his life. Moody owns Moody's Western Wear in Mitchell with his wife, Diane....
June 3, 2017 - 11:00am
May 6, 2017
Reclamation Ranch helps individuals with therapeutic riding, equine life coaching
Prince William is everyone's favorite horse at Reclamation Ranch. The social animal will walk right up to visitors, allowing anyone to pet or...
May 6, 2017 - 8:00am
April 28, 2017
Owner wants answers after horses' tail hair cut
GARRETSON (AP) — A South Dakota horse owner wants answers after someone cut hair from his horses' tails. DJ Lindner says he was going to give...
April 28, 2017 - 11:12am
February 4, 2017
300 wild horses in South Dakota need homes as deadline looms
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Volunteers are scrambling to find homes for hundreds of wild horses in South Dakota that were spared a possible trip to the slaughterhouse but are now suffering through a harsh winter.
February 4, 2017 - 2:09pm
February 1, 2017
Sanctuary in South Dakota surrenders 520 wild horses
LANTRY (AP) — The fate of wild horses at a troubled sanctuary in north-central South Dakota has been resolved. A settlement will allow the embattled nonprofit organization to keep 20 horses with 520 others transferred to a new owner and put up for adoption, the Rapid City Journal...
February 1, 2017 - 12:18pm
December 13, 2016
Dewey County sheriff releases new site of wild horse auction
RAPID CITY (AP) — The sale of about 600 wild horses seized from a troubled sanctuary in north-central South Dakota will be held in Faith, after a sale in Philip was called off due to the auction there allegedly being harassed and threatened. Dewey County Sheriff Les Mayer had said...
December 13, 2016 - 11:02am
December 2, 2016
Authorities would consider proposals in wild horses case
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The prosecutor handling the case of a troubled wild-horse sanctuary in north-central South Dakota whose impounded animals are headed for auction said Thursday that authorities would "consider" proposals from other sanctuaries or organizations before the horses...
December 2, 2016 - 10:55am
August 19, 2016
Cunninghams specialize in training horses with family business
The Charolais cattle moved nervously up and down the side of the arena as Dallas Cunningham and Catman, a horse trained to work with cattle,...
August 19, 2016 - 12:38pm
September 2, 2015
Driver injured, 2 horses killed in crashes on Interstate 90
SPEARFISH (AP) — A motorist was hurt and two horses were killed after the animals got loose on Interstate 90 in western South Dakota. The Black Hills Pioneer reports that the incident happened early Saturday.
September 2, 2015 - 1:42pm
June 15, 2015
SD men found not guilty of beating horse with clubs
HURON (AP) — A Beadle County jury has found two Cavour men not guilty of felony animal cruelty charges. KOKK-AM reports that a jury needed just over an hour of deliberations Thursday to find 35-year-old Justin Murray and 67-year-old Dennis Kerney not guilty. The trial lasted...
June 15, 2015 - 11:21am
February 20, 2015
Horse killing under investigation
Authorities are still looking for leads regarding the killing of a horse earlier this week in rural Davison County. The horse was discovered dead by gunshot Tuesday in a field, according to Davison County Sheriff Steve Brink. The incident occurred about seven miles southwest...
February 20, 2015 - 5:29pm
July 23, 2014
PHOTOS: State 4-H Horse Show
The South Dakota State 4-H Horse Show at the State Fairgrounds in Huron is taking place this week. The four-day event includes one day of horse...
July 23, 2014 - 8:26am