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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 7, 2015
Volunteers keep Probstfield Farm in Moorhead alive and well
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October 7, 2015 - 2:23pm
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...
News / crime
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...
News / crime
September 18, 2015 - 9:22pm
September 14, 2015
Windom man killed after chase with law enforcement
BROOKINGS, S.D. — A 58-year-old Windom man died following a chase with law enforcement late Sunday night. According to a release from the Brookings County Sheriff’s Department, at 11:20 p.m. Sunday, a trooper with the South Dakota Highway Patrol received a complaint of an erratic...
September 14, 2015 - 10:08pm
September 4, 2015
Man shot with own gun by police officer
MITCHELL, S.D. — A 37-year-old Mitchell man died early Friday morning after being shot by a Mitchell police officer. Curtis James Meyer died at the scene, according to authorities. The Mitchell Police Division responded to a disturbance call at a Mitchell residence in the 500...
September 4, 2015 - 9:38pm
August 28, 2015
'Speak Up,' says law enforcement, in new effort to halt drunk driving
VALLEY SPRINGS S.D. — Members of law enforcement, emergency response and communities from three states gathered Friday morning at the Interstate...
August 28, 2015 - 9:55pm
August 26, 2015
Shots fired, stolen vehicles and helping ‘our town’: Brothers help law enforcement arrest two armed people, one from Worthington
FAIRFAX, S.D. — They never planned on being heroes, but that’s how Matt and Kyle Moos were described after they helped law enforcement end a dangerous car chase involving gunfire over the weekend. “It literally just happened so dang quick,” Kyle Moos said Wednesday. “Nothing...
August 26, 2015 - 9:03pm
August 19, 2015
Iowa, S.D. soybean growers find common ground: Water issues, cover crops create link between neighbors
MITCHELL, S.D. — South Dakota and Iowa have always been good neighbors. Now, their soybean advocates are continuing the same tradition. Centering...
August 19, 2015 - 8:58pm
July 30, 2015
Zebra mussels found in boat in Black Hills
PIERRE, S.D. (FNS) — Water samples have found no zebra mussels in Belle Fourche Reservoir in the Black Hills after a report of a small number of young zebra mussels attached to a boat exiting Rocky Point Recreation Area at the reservoir. The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP)...
July 30, 2015 - 8:56pm