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Here are bankruptcy filings in U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of South Dakota, for May 17 through May 23. Individuals can file Chapter 7 petitions (asking that debts be liquidated); Chapter 12 (a simplified reorganization method for farmers and ranchers whose gross debt does not exceed $1.5 million); and Chapter 13 (a plan to repay some debts in three to five years). Businesses can file Chapter 11 petitions to reorganize their debts under a court-approved plan for repayment. • Gettysburg: Francis Erwin Siedschlag, Chapter 7; Cheyenne Marcene Siedschlag, Chapter 7.
The Mitchell Police Division is searching for a missing 9-year-old boy. According to a Nixle alert, the boy is a white male with black hair, wearing a red shirt and pajama bottoms. He was last seen in the area of First and Main. The first name of the child is Skyler. If you see the child, contact the Mitchell Department of Public Safety at 995-8400 or 911.
Two people were arrested Tuesday when the Mitchell Police Division conducted a probation search at 1421 E. Hanson Ave., officials said Wednesday. Steven Ryan Koster, 29, of Mitchell, and Mitzi Cifuentes, 22, of Huron, were arrested on drug charges as a result of the investigation.
FREEMAN — Freeman will host the inaugural South Dakota Chislic Festival July 28, community leaders announced Tuesday. The festival, celebrating chislic’s new status as South Dakota’s official “state nosh,” will take place on Freeman’s Main Street from 4 p.m. to dusk on July 28. The event will include a judged chislic competition, with top recipes receiving cash prizes and trophies. The event will also include craft beer from across the state and various other activities.
The Mitchell Area Community Safehouse Board welcomes Alli Fredericksen as its new executive director. She replaces Marilyn Haley, who retired this past January. Fredericksen, a Mitchell native, will oversee the everyday operations, development and community outreach for the Mitchell Area Safehouse. She is a graduate of Mitchell High School and earned a Bachelor of Arts and Science from Dakota Wesleyan University.
SALEM — One person was injured Sunday night when a car merging onto a ramp hydroplaned off the road and into a ditch. At 10:15 p.m., the Chrysler 300, heading east in the rain, merged onto the I-90 ramp three miles south of Salem and began to hydroplane on the wet road. This caused the driver to lose control and the car to slide through the intersection of I-90 and U.S. Highway 81, down an embankment and through a barbed wire fence before coming to rest in a ditch.
Kurt Evans has announced his candidacy for the Libertarian Party's gubernatorial nomination. Evans, of Wessington Springs, ran for the U.S. Senate in 2002 and received .91 percent of the vote against Democrat Tim Johnson and Republican John Thune. In 2014, he received 20.1 percent of the vote in his run for South Dakota State auditor. He graduated from South Dakota State University in 1993 after studying mathematics and science education and went on to become a high school teacher, according to a press release from the Libertarian Party of South Dakota.
Here are bankruptcy filings in U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of South Dakota, for May 10 through May 16. Individuals can file Chapter 7 petitions (asking that debts be liquidated); Chapter 12 (a simplified reorganization method for farmers and ranchers whose gross debt does not exceed $1.5 million); and Chapter 13 (a plan to repay some debts in three to five years). Businesses can file Chapter 11 petitions to reorganize their debts under a court-approved plan for repayment. • Aberdeen: Tara Rae Gaulrapp, Chapter 7.
Presho LYMAN COUNTY COUNTRY MUSIC LEGENDS HONORED: On Sunday, Renelle (Huffman) Uthe, Lonis Wendt, Dan Hall and the late Arlo Huffman will be inducted into the Legends of Dakota Country Music Hall of Fame at a musical event in Sioux Falls. It has been 16 years since the four Lyman County legends performed together at a jam session held to honor Huffman, who was battling cancer. Huffman lost the battle and passed away in 2003. Uthe, Wendt and Hall plan to attend the musical event on Sunday, and they may even perform. — Lyman County Herald
PIERRE — President Donald Trump has called for flags at half-staff out of respect for the victims whose lives were taken by the violence perpetrated in Santa Fe, Texas, on Friday. In accordance with the President's order, Gov. Dennis Daugaard asks that flags across the state be lowered immediately and remain at half-staff until sunset on Tuesday, May 22.