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Warner settles ‘Happy Birthday’ copyright suit for $14 million
Do you want fries with that? Man charged with throwing alligator into fast food restaurant
Sheriff investigates Jackson break-in
Dayton proposes 6 weeks state worker parental leave
Prep wrestling: Ready to Rumble
Prep gymnastics: Jackson County Central clips Worthington for Big South championship
Prep boys basketball: Southwest Minnesota Christian comes back, stuns Worthington
Prep wrestling: Worthington takes Big South title
Iowa prep wrestling: Sibley-Ocheyedan sends eight to districts
Letter: Watershed board appointments questioned
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Column: It's time to commit to clean water by 2050
Column: Flint water woes represent political poison
Column: Money in politics -- Clinton, Sanders both have it wrong
Harlan Wayne Wiertsema
Leo "Mick" Hansen
Doris M. Dahlhoff
Henry L. Funk
Leo "Mick" Hansen
Drumming up support: Greg McFarlane puts the spotlight on kidney disease
Looking Back: 2006 -- Titus opens own law firm in Worthington
Column: Somebody is missing out on a great bet for making money
Looking Back: 1991 -- New business entering former Wolff's building
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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...
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February 5, 2016 - 9:49pm
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 5, 2016 - 9:26am
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
November 8, 2015
‘Redmen’ to consider nickname change
WOONSOCKET, S.D. — At least one South Dakota high school will consider changing its nickname after a resolution was brought to the South Dakota High School Activities Association Wednesday to encourage school boards to move away from American Indian-related names or imagery. Woonsocket...
November 8, 2015 - 8:40pm
October 9, 2015
Tribe starts growing plants for ‘marijuana resort’ in southeast South Dakota
FLANDREAU, S.D. — The marijuana plants are already growing in a remodeled building on the Flandreau Santee Sioux reservation as the southeast...
October 9, 2015 - 10:08pm
October 8, 2015
Shot Harrisburg,, S.D., principal speaks about his recovery
HARRISBURG, S.D. — “It was just a bullet.” That’s how Kevin Lein describes his recovery after getting shot last week. Lein, 57, was...
October 8, 2015 - 9:32pm
October 2, 2015
Volunteers keep Probstfield Farm in Moorhead alive and well
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October 2, 2015 - 11:20am
September 30, 2015
‘Heroes don’t always wear capes’: Principal wounded by student in S.D. high school shooting; staff subdue shooter until officers arrive
HARRISBURG, S.D. — Harrisburg School District Superintendent Jim Holbeck wasn’t expecting a phone call from Kevin Lein on Wednesday morning. After all, the high school principal had just been shot in the arm by a student. “The first thing he asked me is how I was doing,”...
September 30, 2015 - 9:05pm
Man convicted in death of NFL star Peterson's son
CANTON, S.D. --After a nearly three-week murder trial, a jury found a 29-year-old man guilty of killing the biological son of NFL star running back Adrian Peterson. Joseph Patterson was convicted Tuesday night in Canton, S.D., just south of Sioux Falls, S.D., where the man was...
September 30, 2015 - 4:09pm
September 22, 2015
Forum Communications Printing expands into South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Forum Communications Printing (FCP) has further expanded its operations by purchasing a building in Sioux Falls. The facility, located at 5208 N. Annika Ave., is approximately 45,000 square feet and was originally built in 2007. Dennis Hall, vice president of...
September 22, 2015 - 8:14pm
Family, believed killed by house fire, died of shotgun wounds
Preliminary autopsy results suggests murder-suicide for Westerhuis family PLATTE, S.D. -- Authorities believe a Platte family whose home...
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September 22, 2015 - 10:47am
September 18, 2015
Worthington man pleads insanity in high-speed chase
FAIRFAX, S.D. — Two people pleaded not guilty earlier this week to charges stemming from a high-speed chase involving gunfire last month in Gregory County. Nicholas Speckmeier, 29, of Worthington, on Tuesday pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity to 12 charges from the Aug. 22...
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September 18, 2015 - 9:22pm