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4-H’ers learn about livestock: Nobles County offers Co-op Calf, Co-op Swine projects for youths
Tag along on the artistic journey: Artisan Road Trip exhibit displayed at Nobles County Art Center
Talking taxes: Residents meet with local officials regarding recent spike in property values
Montana couple still wanted for stealing mother’s money; not paying nursing home causing eviction
GOP defeats Senate bonding bill
Track and field: Ojulu wins three as WHS boys win Invite
Prep golf: Weg's medalist score lifts WHS
Prep baseball: Stammer stymies E/SWC; Trojans fall in nine
Prep softball: Evans leads Pipestone Area to 13-0
Boys tennis: Luverne dispatches Redwood Valley
Labor Corner column: Why we're sticking with our union
Column: WCS honors its teachers, including two who are departing
Column: 'It could get a lot worse for Muslims in America'
Column: Federal government reforms and solutions to help farmers
Column: Ted Cruz's fall from grace
Marian Ruth Weitgenant
C. Stanley Dahlgren
Jerry Lee Sodemann
John George Steinle
Invisible rabbit steals the show in Guthrie's 'Harvey'
Out & About: May 6-28
Religion briefs: May 5
Column: For the love of vinyl
Looking Back: 1966 -- Parachutist treated at local hospital
Out and About
Breuker 90th birthday
Verdoorn 50th anniversary
Kruger 90th birthday
Kremer 98th birthday
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April 25, 2016
Artist Terry Redlin dies, was nation's top artist for nine years in a row
WATERTOWN, S.D. — A famed South Dakota artist died Sunday and while Terry Redlin wasn’t able to put a brush to canvas since his retirement...
April 25, 2016 - 8:44pm
April 22, 2016
Sioux Falls man to appear on 13th DWI charge
WORTHINGTON — A Sioux Falls, S.D., man will make his initial appearance next week in Nobles County District Court to face what the Minnesota...
April 22, 2016 - 9:48am
April 15, 2016
South Dakota oil spill one of many in last decade
MITCHELL, S.D. — A recent oil spill was the last straw for one landowner and his trust in pipeline safety in South Dakota. Mike Sibson never thought the Keystone Pipeline was worth the risk, and a recent 400-barrel spill in Freeman opened his eyes to the impact of a major spill...
April 15, 2016 - 9:43pm
April 5, 2016
Woman airlifted to Sioux Falls after being shot in abdomen
RAVINIA, S.D. — A Ravinia woman was airlifted to a Sioux Falls hospital after being shot in the abdomen with a gun Tuesday morning that could possibly involve criminal activity. Karissa Vasek, 25, was taken to the Wagner Community Hospital in far south-central South Dakota to be...
April 5, 2016 - 7:33pm
TransCanada: Oil spill 'small in scope'
FREEMAN, S.D. — TransCanada officials have still not found a cause behind an oil spill southwest of Freeman, but evidence suggests the incident...
April 5, 2016 - 7:28pm
April 4, 2016
Oil surfaces along pipeline but no damage found
FREEMAN, S.D. — TransCanada officials are still searching for the cause of an oil slick discovered in southeast South Dakota that shut down...
April 4, 2016 - 9:34pm
March 20, 2016
Former exotic dancer loses her appeal for tax fraud conviction
CANISTOTA, S.D. — A former exotic dancer and strip club owner who claimed her income from private shows was “a gift” has had her convictions on four counts of tax fraud upheld. Veronica Fairchild, 42, of Canistota and Okoboji, Iowa, who was found guilty in a two-day federal...
News / crime
March 20, 2016 - 9:29pm
March 15, 2016
South Dakota man charged with bigamy
SPENCER, S.D. — A married man has been indicted and charged with bigamy after allegedly marrying another woman. Omar Terry, 37, of Spencer, was married to Miranda Gustafson on Sept. 20, 2008, in Tyndall, court documents state, but Terry was already married to Claudia Perez at that...
News / crime
March 15, 2016 - 9:54pm
February 19, 2016
S.D. House fails to OK teacher pay increase; another vote likely
PIERRE, S.D. — By just one vote, a measure failed in the South Dakota House Thursday to raise the South Dakota state sales tax by one-half cent to boost the lowest-in-the-nation teacher pay. The vote was 46-23 on Republican Gov. Dennis Daugaard’s $110 million plan — a vote short...
News / education
February 19, 2016 - 9:31pm
February 5, 2016
S.D. Supreme Court says blood draw in Fischer case was constitutional
PIERRE, S.D. — The South Dakota Supreme Court has ruled that a blood draw aiding in the conviction of a man who killed two U.S. Fish and Wildlife workers was constitutional. Ronald Fischer Jr., who was sentenced to 30 years in prison for two counts of vehicular homicide, appealed...
News / crime
February 5, 2016 - 9:49pm
February 12, 2016
AgweekTV: Fertilizer industry expands with more plants
There is some major expansion in the fertilizer industry. The industry is trying to get more efficient and bigger, in hopes of keeping growers...
February 12, 2016 - 8:22am
January 18, 2016
Lewis & Clark tapped as best tasting water
TEA, S.D. — The Lewis & Clark Regional Water System won the best tasting water award at the taste test contest during the South Dakota Association of Rural Water Systems’ annual technical conference last week in Pierre. Lewis & Clark will now compete nationally at the...
January 18, 2016 - 7:43pm
December 30, 2015
For Dakotas, anti-terrorism campaign is a part of life, too
BISMARCK, N.D. — If you see something, say something. That’s the nationwide campaign slogan as the country worries about possible terrorism attacks, even in the remote and mostly rural areas of the Dakotas. Although the homeland security office in both North Dakota and South...
December 30, 2015 - 9:49pm
December 7, 2015
For sale: South Dakota ghost town for $250,000
SWETT, S.D. — Just in time for holiday shopping, an entire South Dakota ghost town, complete with its own watering hole, is on sale for $250,000, a real estate agent said Monday. The roughly 6-acre town of Swett, includes a tavern, three-bedroom house and a former tire shop about...
December 7, 2015 - 9:11pm
November 11, 2015
U.S. Capitol tree to visit Mitchell
MITCHELL, S.D. — The United States Capitol Christmas tree will make a stop in Mitchell today on its journey across the country from near Seward, Alaska, to the White House. According to Katie Knutson, director of the Convention and Visitors Bureau, a spur-of-the-moment decision...
November 11, 2015 - 9:36pm