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Two people arrested for robbing someone at Mitchell gas station
A first on Foster Street
Trump: Ask General Kelly if he got a call from Obama when his son died
Minn. dad, shot in back during Las Vegas shooting, returns home
Senators get deal to prop up Obamacare, keep subsidies Trump cut
T-Mobile, Sprint may be getting close to a merger
Here are the 33 stores that will be closed on Thanksgiving day in 2017
The era of holiday deals is dead, and so is Black Friday
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Place a Business Brief
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
Drought takes toll on row crop production in South Dakota
Moon break: Covered wagon ride a harvest tradition
Of farmers and journalists: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
AgweekTV: Rina’s Garden is growing up some big things in Kindred, N.D.
Close competition: Cougars, Thunder, WiLdKats battling atop Region 6B
Workmanlike approach serving Reiff, Vikings well
Here comes the Judge: Yankees back in ALCS after 8-1 rout of Astros
Area volleyball roundup: Platte-Geddes tops Tripp-Delmont/Armour in five sets
Packers try to recover from loss of Rodgers
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
John "Jack" Ronald Krier
Kenneth A. Wittmeier
Susan Marie Schumm
Robert Lawrence Maples
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
NOEM: South Dakota's generations of grit
Imagine you're Princess Kate - it's awful and here's why
THUNE: South Dakota's unofficial October holiday
Wiltz: Know your shotgun before hunting pheasants
Poor Dakotas pheasant seasons could impact states' economies
Tangled whitetails: 'Once-in-a-lifetime' memory to help save a deer
Wiltz: How much protection do bald eagles need?
Trespass? There's a ticket for that
Malia Elle Manmano
Hill-Zens five generations
July 7, 2017
Lower Brule students use fish, solar power in summer research project
LOWER BRULE — A project using fish and solar power to grow plants is teaching students in Lower Brule the ins and outs of science. For...
July 7, 2017 - 8:30am
June 18, 2017
NFL's Bennett big on giving back
LOWER BRULE — Michael Bennett is all about giving back to the community — even if he's never been there before. The Seattle Seahawks...
June 18, 2017 - 5:07pm
June 7, 2017
Seahawks' Bennett to hold sports camp at Lower Brule
LOWER BRULE — Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett is holding a sports camp and family fitness clinic at Lower Brule High School...
June 7, 2017 - 7:24pm
June 2, 2017
Lower Brule man acquitted of federal charges
LOWER BRULE — A Lower Brule man was acquitted Thursday of federal charges including assault and resisting and impeding a federal officer....
June 2, 2017 - 3:48pm
May 26, 2017
Rudebusch claims discus crown for Tigers
SIOUX FALLS—School has been out for more than a week for Howard High School. Bailey Rudebusch put her extra free time to good use. The...
May 26, 2017 - 11:23pm
May 10, 2017
Lower Brule man charged with hitting victim with a wood board
LOWER BRULE — A trial is pending for a Lower Brule man who was charged with assaulting a victim with a wood board. Kyle Flute, 28, pleaded...
May 10, 2017 - 2:13pm
January 15, 2017
Lower Brule man sentenced for altercation with law enforcement
LOWER BRULE — A Lower Brule man was sentenced to 10 months in jail after a March altercation with a law enforcement officer. On March 19,...
January 15, 2017 - 4:10pm
December 7, 2016
Audit questions tribe's spending of $1.4M in grant money
PIERRE (AP) — A Native American tribe in South Dakota misspent or couldn't account for roughly $1.4 million in federal funds for a rural water system, including thousands of dollars paid to officials for meetings they didn't attend and money spent on a backhoe that couldn't be...
December 7, 2016 - 5:02pm
September 23, 2016
Feds send land buy-back offers to nearly 4K in Lower Brule
LOWER BRULE (AP) — The federal government says it has sent purchase offers to nearly 4,000 landowners who have parcels on the Lower Brule Indian Reservation as part its effort to help tribal governments consolidate land. The Interior Department says the offers sent to landowners...
September 23, 2016 - 11:01am
August 18, 2016
Lower Brule man charged with assaulting, resisting and impeding a federal officer
A Lower Brule man has been indicted by a federal grand jury for assaulting, resisting and impeding a federal officer. Jade LaRoche, 36, was indicted on July 19. He appeared before U.S. Magistrate Judge Mark A. Moreno on Monday and pleaded not guilty. The maximum penalty upon conviction...
August 18, 2016 - 10:34am
March 25, 2016
Tribal members to march to raise awareness about meth abuse
LOWER BRULE (AP) — A group of members of the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe plan to march next week in an effort to raise awareness about methamphetamine abuse in their community. KCCR-AM reports the 3-mile march is planned for Monday afternoon on the reservation in central South Dakota....
March 25, 2016 - 5:17pm
March 24, 2016
Watchdog: Lower Brule misspent about $937K in federal funds
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The finances of a Native American tribe in central South Dakota have been under the scrutiny of at least three government agencies, according to its response to a federal watchdog's report Wednesday that said tribal officials misspent part of nearly $2.7 million...
March 24, 2016 - 11:50am
March 10, 2016
Lower Brule expanding conservation efforts with StrikeForce
LOWER BRULE—The hills in the Lower Brule Reservation are dotted with eastern red cedar trees—but not for much longer. Through the...
March 10, 2016 - 10:25am
October 28, 2015
Area high school football playoffs roundup: Cowboys cruise past Sioux
COLOME — The Colome Cowboys opened the football playoffs with a blowout victory over visiting Lower Brule Tuesday, topping the Sioux, 54-0. The...
October 28, 2015 - 12:27am
October 8, 2015
Grip tightened on federal funds distributed to Lower Brule
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The Bureau of Indian Affairs is changing the way it sends money to South Dakota's Lower Brule Sioux Tribe amid allegations of financial mismanagement by the tribe in recent years. The BIA said in a letter to the tribe that it plans to distribute money for...
October 8, 2015 - 2:48pm