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Fort Thompson man is charged with assault in federal court
North Korea says U.S. 'declared war,' warns it could shoot down U.S. bombers
'The people run this country': LeBron James doesn't regret calling Trump a 'bum'
Cabela's, Bass Pro Shops complete merger
Longtime Minnesota resident, facing deportation, asks community for help
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Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
Livestock Forage Program could do more for producers, ranchers say
Yield impact of dicamba injury unknown, label changes possible in SD
Volunteer group hopes to bridge the knowledge gap between growers and consumers
PINKE POST: 3 simple rules to make the most of family meals
Brown County officials reject proposed hog farm expansion
Twins' Polanco honors grandfather's memory with strong play
Lynx's Reeve fuming over 'loserville' effort
For first time in Zimmer era, Vikings offense finally carrying its weight
Week of Sept. 25 S.D. Prep Media football and volleyball polls
He was the only Steelers player to participate in national anthem. Now, he has NFL's highest-selling jersey.
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
Laura Jean Haiar
PARENTING PERSPECTIVES: Our reporter is embedded deep in the War on Bedtime. Here's the latest from the front lines.
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
OPINION: Did No Two Horns make horse effigy?
AstroBob: Wildfire smoke smudges our starry skies
LETTER: A good use for dried milk
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
Janet Beukelman Mitchell
Betty (Lloyd) Johnson
September 23, 2017
Attendance thin at Wagner meeting to combat drug crime
WAGNER — The chairs remained empty with attendance sparse, as local and state officials gathered in Wagner to speak about ways community...
September 23, 2017 - 7:00am
September 12, 2017
'This program saved my life,' says HOPE grad
LAKE ANDES — A day like Monday makes coming to work worth it for Jerry Barnett, a court services officer in Lake Andes. Barnett and Judge...
September 12, 2017 - 8:10am
August 28, 2017
Lake Andes man arrested for aggravated assault
LAKE ANDES — A Lakes Andes man was arrested for pointing a handgun at another male. At approximately 6 p.m. Friday, Wade Archambeau, 29,...
August 28, 2017 - 4:42pm
August 21, 2017
Monday storms drop hail, rain on region
Wicked winds and strong rains roared through south-central South Dakota Monday afternoon. The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls issued...
August 21, 2017 - 4:13pm
April 19, 2017
SD inching closer to being first in nation to have state 911 system
LAKE ANDES — With two more local 911 dispatch centers on board, phase one in completing a statewide emergency communication network is...
April 19, 2017 - 5:50pm
November 11, 2016
Man charged with burglary, touching sleeping woman
LAKE ANDES — A Lake Andes man was arrested and charged with entering a woman's home and touching her inappropriately. Xiomar Zephier, 21,...
November 11, 2016 - 5:13pm
June 7, 2016
Cotton wins Charles Mix Co. State's Attorney primary
LAKE ANDES—Not even hitting a deer with his vehicle could dampen Steven Cotton's mood Tuesday night. The deputy state's attorney beat Pamela Susan Hein by 152 votes in Tuesday's Republican primary election to advance in the Charles Mix County state's attorney race. Cotton, of...
June 7, 2016 - 10:32pm
April 18, 2016
Wet weekend brings an inch of water to Mitchell
Mitchell's wet weekend brought nearly an inch of rain from Friday to Sunday. According to the National Weather Service, Mitchell received 0.08...
April 18, 2016 - 5:22pm
April 11, 2016
Two Mitchell men injured in vehicle rollover near Wagner
WAGNER — Two Mitchell men were injured in a one-vehicle rollover northeast of Wagner Sunday morning. Rigberto Valdez, 32, sustained serious non-life threatening injuries in the crash on 384th Avenue. Valdez was sitting in the back seat of the vehicle at the time of the crash...
April 11, 2016 - 9:59am
August 15, 2015
Lake Andes man appealing homicide conviction
LAKE ANDES — A Lake Andes man who was convicted of two counts of vehicular homicide has appealed the case because he feels his blood was improperly used as evidence. Ronald Fischer, 31, was sentenced to 30 years in prison for the deaths of Maegan Spindler, 25, and Rob Klumb,...
August 15, 2015 - 8:55am
August 3, 2014
Large hail falls in area counties
Multiple severe thunderstorms formed and produced large size hail over Brule, Aurora and Charles Mix counties Saturday night. The entire storm event started southwest of Stickney at around 7:36 p.m. before moving southeast and ending at 9:30 p.m.
August 3, 2014 - 9:58pm
June 17, 2014
Gravatt remains winner in Charles Mix County Sheriff race after recount
LAKE ANDES -- The totals in the Charles Mix County Sheriff's Democratic primary were changed, but the winner remained the same following a recount Monday. DesaRae Gravatt has won the nomination by the same two-vote margin she held two weeks ago when the primary election was held,...
June 17, 2014 - 7:02am
April 29, 2014
Wagner car chase reaches 85 mph
WAGNER — A Tuesday car chase in Wagner has led to one arrest and reached speeds of 85 mph, according to the Charles Mix County Sheriff’s department. Daryl Jandreau, 37, of Wagner, was arrested Tuesday for allegedly committing four crimes, including eluding authorities, possession...
April 29, 2014 - 8:28pm
October 26, 2013
Insufficient statistics hamper anti-drug efforts in Charles Mix County
WAGNER — If a wake-up call was needed to alert a city to a growing methamphetamine problem, it came for Wagner with the July 2012 death of...
October 26, 2013 - 8:03am
July 23, 2013
Lake Andes man arrested for vehicular homicide
A Lake Andes man has been arrested on two counts of vehicular homicide. Ronald Fischer Jr., 28, voluntarily surrendered himself Tuesday to the Charles Mix County sheriff. A warrant had been issued for his arrest for a fatal crash on July 8 in Pickstown. The crash killed Dr. Robert...
July 23, 2013 - 4:28pm