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Ten sailors missing from USS John S. McCain after collision
Mitchell's $202K waterslide one formality away from reality
Gift boosts Dakota State's cybersecurity program
SD officials seek patience from struggling region ambulance services
Sanford awarded grant to study Native American, rural health
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Americans keep crushing it with their 401(k)s
Can melted cheese be Chipotle's savior?
Sony inks deal to sell PlayStation Vue internet TV service through small cable operators
Truckers, hay wanted to help aid drought-stricken livestock producers in region
Weather, ag economy play role in lower Dakotafest attendance
Wheat falls to contract lows on fund selling; soy gains
Wisconsin officials act to help Northern Plains drought
2 agriculture groups in Dakotas to vote on merger
Sano to DL with shin injury; Kennys Vargas likely to be called up
Kernel swept against Brandon Valley
DWU soccer teams split with Waldorf
Dannenbring wins subregional golf event
Stenson takes Wyndham title with record 22-under
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
You're only as strong as your weakest LinkedIn profile
Love is an untidy, long story
Trump terrible, but Democrats impotent
Gazpacho refreshes on a summer day
LETTER: A plan for removing the Robert E. Lee Sculpture
South Dakota graduate student conducts fox study
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
Wiltz: A legendary bungled archery hunt
James and Karen Geppert
August 18, 2017
Man accused of cutting off woman's nipples pleads guilty
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A South Dakota man accused of sitting on a woman and slicing off her nipples with a pair of scissors has pleaded guilty....
August 18, 2017 - 3:33pm
August 16, 2017
Former Mrs. America convicted of stealing $5,500 from Macy’s in Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS -- A former Mrs. America was convicted Tuesday in Hennepin County District Court of stealing $5,500 from Macy’s by switching the...
August 16, 2017 - 12:10pm
August 15, 2017
Inmate sues state over lack of prison air conditioning
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A state inmate is suing the state over a lack of air conditioning and ventilation at the Springfield prison, saying it amounts to cruel and unusual punishment. Fifty-year-old Winston Brakeall is incarcerated at the Mike Durfee State Prison for first-degree rape...
August 15, 2017 - 11:23am
August 14, 2017
Custer City man to face trial for drunken boating, assault
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Custer City man is headed to trial in October on charges he ran over a man while boating drunk on Angostura Reservoir two...
August 14, 2017 - 2:35pm
August 7, 2017
Spearfish man sentenced for embezzling nearly $50,000
SPEARFISH (AP) — A Spearfish man who embezzled from his nonprofit employer has been sentenced to serve five years in prison and ordered to pay back the money. Authorities say 43-year-old Rocky Rardon over the course of about three years stole nearly $50,000 while serving as finance...
August 7, 2017 - 1:00pm
August 4, 2017
Suspects arrested in Madison concession stand burglaries
MADISON (AP) — Madison police have two suspects in a string of concession stand burglaries. The Madison Daily Leader reports that concession...
August 4, 2017 - 11:00am
August 3, 2017
Official accused of stealing from tribe reaches plea deal
RAPID CITY (AP) — An official accused of stealing from the Oglala Sioux tribe is scheduled to plead guilty to a reduced charge in a deal with...
August 3, 2017 - 10:25am
While doing yard work, unsuspecting firefighter encounters a wanted murder suspect
LAKE ELMO, Minn. — Thomas Hilpisch wasn't scheduled to work as a St. Paul firefighter on Saturday morning, so he was doing yard work at...
August 3, 2017 - 9:02am
July 31, 2017
Suspect in armed robbery of Aberdeen casino apprehended
ABERDEEN (AP) — A suspect is in custody in the armed robbery of a casino in Aberdeen. Police responded about noon Sunday to a report that the suspect had fled on foot with a handgun and a large amount of cash. Officers found the 38-year-old man hiding in a garage about 15 minutes...
July 31, 2017 - 9:15am
July 27, 2017
Suspect arrested in early morning stabbing at Mitchell bar
A man found outside of a Mitchell bar with two stab wounds early Thursday morning sustained serious injuries, and the suspect of the alleged...
July 27, 2017 - 1:29pm
AutoZone robbery suspect linked to ‘several’ other crimes
The man who allegedly robbed Mitchell’s AutoZone at gunpoint on Sunday is linked to “several robberies” that occurred in Sioux City, Iowa,...
July 27, 2017 - 12:41pm
Sioux Falls man gets lengthy prison term on child sex charge
PIERRE (AP) — A Sioux Falls man who had sex with a teenage girl and recorded it on his cellphone has been sentenced to 25 years in prison. Authorities arrested 38-year-old Terance Highbull in February 2015 after discovering evidence of the assault against a 13-year-old girl. He...
July 27, 2017 - 10:49am
July 26, 2017
Davison County jail escapee located
A man who escaped the Davison County Jail was apprehended by law enforcement after nearly a week on the loose, authorities announced Wednesday....
July 26, 2017 - 1:43pm
NYPD officer was killed in 2014. His wife just gave birth to their daughter.
Many people saw Pei Xia Chen for the first time at one of her most difficult moments. In December 2014, her husband, New York City police officer...
July 26, 2017 - 12:13pm
July 24, 2017
Officials: Man used handgun to rob AutoZone
A suspect is still on the loose after an armed robbery Sunday at Mitchell’s AutoZone, authorities say. The man described as “a white male...
July 24, 2017 - 2:13pm