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Trump's declaration of national emergency hit with first lawsuits
VA official who exploited veterans in fraud scam gets 11 years
Minnesota man charged with murder for selling $10 worth of drugs that wound up killing 21-year-old
Man accused in mass shooting had been convicted for beating girlfriend with bat
Prosecutors call Manafort's crimes 'longstanding,' 'bold'
Analysis: Amazon paid no federal taxes on $11.2 billion in profits last year
Dairy Herd Liquidation: The Tough Decision
Facebook to consider removing or demoting anti-vaccination recommendations
Mount Vernon welcomes new bar
Economic trends turn downward for farmers
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Economic trends turn downward for farmers
Wet year may lead to late seed buying, planting
NOEM: Advancing agriculture for South Dakota
Knutson: Food trends include shame and virtue
Freeze adds layer of complication for farmers, livestock
Twins fan favorite Astudillo reports to camp
Photos from DWU's doubleheader sweep of Doane College
Late 3-pointers lift Tiger men to victory
DWU basketball teams to host Wednesday GPAC games
Boudreau looking at ‘whole lot of different things’ to get Wild back on track
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LETTER: Public involvement in Legislative process does matter
LETTER: A response to technical education funding
Commentary: Warming to the idea of a basic income
WOSTER: Humor from the halls of the Capitol
Commentary: The great emergency hoax
'Duck Dynasty' cast members visit the frozen north
Dokken: Staying in during bad weather is easier today
Carefully, anglers journey out on Lake Superior ice: Lake trout, coho and herring coming with early ice off Duluth
New deer license plan seeks right mix for hunters
Deer disease seen as threat to humans: Experts compare CWD with resilient mad cow virus
DeWayne and Cynthia Delzer 50th Anniversary
March 12, 2014
Mitchell man, woman arrested for identity theft
A Mitchell man and woman were arrested in February for identity theft. Ruth Clemente, 29, and Joel Garcia, 37, found a debit card in a grocery cart in Walmart and used it for several transactions in town, according to court documents. Video surveillance showed Garcia use the debit...
March 12, 2014 - 11:32pm
SD Guard airmen urged to protect IDs after breach
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — More than 1,000 South Dakota Air National Guard members are being urged to protect their identities after their personal information was included in an email sent to a personal account. KELO-TV reports that a letter sent by 114th Fighter Wing commander C...
March 12, 2014 - 6:53am
January 20, 2014
Jackley warns of tax scams
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley says people should beware of identity theft scams that target taxpayers. Jackley says as the deadline for filing federal income tax returns nears, people will receive emails or text messages claiming to be from Internal...
January 20, 2014 - 8:01am
January 10, 2014
Target: Data breach bigger than first thought
Personal information — including phone numbers and email and mailing addresses — was stolen along with credit card numbers. Target offers...
January 10, 2014 - 10:51am
December 27, 2013
Target faces multiple suits after data security breach
By Chris Dometsch Bloomberg News NEW YORK — Target, the secondlargest U.S. discount chain, faces almost two dozen lawsuits filed by customers after a computer security breach exposed data on 40 million debit and credit cards. Customers have filed complaints seeking group,...
December 27, 2013 - 2:48pm
December 19, 2013
Woman charged with ID theft
BROOKINGS (AP) — A former secretary at South Dakota State University is accused of getting three credit cards in a co-worker’s name and charging about $36,000 in purchases and cash advances. According to court documents, 38-year-old Kari Lynn Fuks was arrested Dec. 5 on the...
December 19, 2013 - 10:49am
December 5, 2013
Mitchell man vows reform after identity theft sentence
A Mitchell man was granted a suspended imposition of sentence Tuesday for two counts of identity theft. Cale Bender, 27, received his sentence during court at the Davison County Public Safety Center.
December 5, 2013 - 10:30pm
October 18, 2012
Sioux Falls man pleads guilty to passport fraud
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson says a Sioux Falls man with several aliases has pleaded guilty to federal charges of passport fraud and misuse of a Social Security number. Johnson says 56-year-old Mark Steven Shepard faces up to 10 years in prison on the fraud conviction...
October 18, 2012 - 11:11am
October 4, 2012
Mitchell woman admits to violating probation
A Mitchell woman admitted Tuesday to violating two terms of her probation. Lyndsay Lynn Hawk, 25, admitted she failed to show up to four different appointments with her probation officers and hasn't paid some court-appointed attorneys fees related to a 2010 identity theft conviction. ...
October 4, 2012 - 6:52am
July 18, 2012
Bench warrant issued for ID theft probation violator
A bench warrant has been issued for a Mitchell woman for an alleged probation violation. Judge Rodney Steele issued a bench warrant Tuesday for Lyndsay Lynn Hawk, 25. She will not be able to post bond until making an appearance in court. Hawk was sentenced to serve 82 days in the...
July 18, 2012 - 8:11am
June 29, 2012
Trio arrested for identity theft, burglary charges
Three Mitchell residents were arrested Thursday on identity theft, drug and car burglary charges. Daniel Orson Archambeau Jr., 31, was arrested and charged with possession methamphetamine, a felony, and possession of drug paraphernalia, a misdemeanor. Nicholas Stephen Aungie Jr.,...
June 29, 2012 - 9:11pm
June 26, 2012
Mitchell man gets 90 days in jail for violating probation
A 45-year-old Mitchell man has been sentenced to 90 days in jail and had his probation extended two years after admitting to violating multiple terms of his probation. Randall Putnam admitted Tuesday he failed to inform the court when he left a treatment facility in November, changed...
June 26, 2012 - 10:09pm
May 8, 2012
USD students accused of falsifying tax returns
VERMILLION (AP) -- Vermillion police say a group of students from the University of South Dakota participated in a scheme to file false tax returns with stolen identities. In a news release, the department says the students who lived on campus were attempting to collect names and...
May 8, 2012 - 3:18pm
March 23, 2012
South Dakota has 2nd-fewest ID thefts
The number of identity thefts in South Dakota rose in 2011, but the state was still among those with the fewest cases, according to a new government report. South Dakota had the second fewest complaints of identity theft in the nation in 2011, according to a report released in...
March 23, 2012 - 7:20am
March 17, 2012
Mitchell teen accused of identity theft
Mitchell police arrested an 18-year-old Mitchell man Tuesday for using another person's checks for purchases at two local gas stations. Keigan Eric Scott Jacobson faces two felony counts of identity theft for allegedly passing two checks worth a total of $60 at two Mitchell gas...
March 17, 2012 - 9:35pm