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ALEXANDRIA — A $50,000 Powerball ticket was sold in Alexandria, according to the South Dakota Lottery. The owner of the ticket matched four of five white ball numbers and the...
The following cases were among those heard Tuesday during a circuit court session at the Davison County Public Safety Center in Mitchell. Not guilty pleas and denials
An Emery woman was run over by her own vehicle Tuesday at the Mega Wash in Mitchell, according to authorities. Eunice Janssen, 85, sustained a broken ankle, scrapes and bruises at the automated car wash at approximately 4:41 p.m., according to Mitchell Patrol Sgt. Ryan Erickson. The Mega Wash is located on the south side of Mitchell on 601 E. Spruce St.
A Mitchell man was injured in a one-vehicle rollover crash Tuesday when his vehicle vaulted into the air near Lake Mitchell. Randall Miiller, 56, was driving southbound Tuesday in a 2004 Buick Park Avenue on West Harmon Drive, adjacent to Lake Mitchell, when he failed to negotiate a curve after crossing a bridge, Mitchell Patrol Sgt. Ryan Erickson said. At about 8 a.m., the vehicle entered the ditch, struck a mailbox, vaulted into the air and rolled one time onto its top, Erickson said.
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Three Davison County residents sustained serious, non-life-threatening injuries Tuesday in a two-vehicle crash in Mitchell. Gladys Reinesch, an 82-year-old from Mitchell, failed to yield after stopping at a stop sign...
RELIANCE — A 17-year-old from Lower Brule was seriously injured after being ejected in a single-vehicle crash Tuesday night. Jerwin Wilson was traveling south on 327th Avenue, 1 mile west and 6 miles north of Reliance, near the intersection of 235th Street at 6:30 p.m. when he met an oncoming car traveling in the opposite direction, according to the South Dakota Department of Public Safety. Wilson overcorrected the 2004 Oldsmobile Bravada he was driving and the vehicle left the roadway and rolled. Wilson was not wearing a seat belt, officials say.
FREEMAN — One person was injured and arrested Tuesday following a one-vehicle rollover crash south of Freeman. Joshua Krull, 26, of Freeman, suffered minor injuries Tuesday and was arrested for DUI after crashing a 2001 Chevy Silverado 1500 about 1 mile south of Freeman, according to the South Dakota Department of Public Safety. At about 9:30 p.m., Krull was traveling northbound on 435th Avenue when the vehicle drifted into the east ditch, just north of 279th Street, and rolled.
DALLAS, S.D. — An area man pleaded not guilty recently to raping a minor and giving her methamphetamine, among other charges. Donald Story, 51, of Dallas, South Dakota, pleaded not guilty on May 17 to 10 criminal charges related to harming a 14-year-old, including two counts of rape, two counts of distributing drugs, having sexual contact, sexual exploitation, and possession of methamphetamine, marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
The most recent Democrat to hold statewide elected office in South Dakota has officially endorsed Hillary Clinton for president. Former U.S. Sen. Tim Johnson, who served as one of South Dakota's two senators from 1997 to 2015, endorsed the former Secretary of State and fellow former Democratic Senator's campaign for president Monday, according to a news release from the Clinton campaign. Johnson joins former U.S. Sen. Tom Daschle, also of South Dakota, in his support of Clinton.