- Obama nominates Seiler for US Attorney in South Dakota Updated: Oct-08-15 6:51 pm
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - President Barack Obama nominated on Thursday longtime federal prosecutor Randolph Seiler to be the next U.S. attorney for the District of South Dakota.
- Mid-Central governing board names interim business manager Updated: Oct-08-15 6:38 pm
PLATTE, South Dakota - Education officials have selected a business manager to replace a staff member at an educational services organization who police suspect killed his family in a murder-suicide.
- Indictment: Doctor falsely reported wedding expenses to IRS Updated: Oct-08-15 5:12 pm
ABERDEEN, South Dakota - A pain management physician who practiced in South Dakota for several years has been indicted after authorities accused her of falsely reporting at least $56,000 of wedding-related and other expenses as business costs.
- Attorney for Lead murder suspect wants evidence suppressed Updated: Oct-08-15 11:32 am
DEADWOOD, South Dakota - The attorney for a Lead man accused of killing a woman is seeking to have some evidence disallowed at trial.
- State probe clears officers in Lawrence County shootout Updated: Oct-08-15 10:54 am
PIERRE, South Dakota - Attorney General Marty Jackley says three Lawrence County sheriff's deputies involved in an exchange of gunfire with a suspect who later died were justified in firing their weapons.
- Community center opens at Ellsworth Air Force Base Updated: Oct-08-15 9:28 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - Ellsworth Air Force Base has opened a community center that will serve as a place for airmen and their families to gather for events like birthday parties and barbecues.
- Grip tightened on federal funds distributed to Lower Brule Updated: Oct-08-15 8:28 am
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - 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.
- Sioux Falls woman accused of assault with a selfie stick Updated: Oct-08-15 6:45 am
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - A Sioux Falls woman is accused of assaulting her boyfriend with a selfie stick.
- Inmate missing from minimum-security lockup in Rapid City Updated: Oct-08-15 6:22 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - A state prison inmate has been placed on escape status after walking away from a minimum-security lockup in Rapid City.
- South Dakota historical newspapers now available online Updated: Oct-08-15 6:05 am
PIERRE, South Dakota - Several South Dakota newspapers pre-dating 1922 are now available on a national online database.
- SDSU offers master's in industrial/organizational psych Updated: Oct-08-15 2:16 am
BROOKINGS, South Dakota - South Dakota State University will be offering a new master's degree aimed at helping organizations manage workforce planning and leadership development.
- SD woman gives birth to baby boy in car on way to hospital Updated: Oct-07-15 7:53 pm
ETHAN, South Dakota - A South Dakota woman has given birth to a baby boy in the family car on the way to the hospital.
- Coalition created by Daugaard meets on Medicaid expansion Updated: Oct-07-15 6:57 pm
FORT PIERRE, South Dakota - A coalition of health representatives and state and tribal officials established by Gov. Dennis Daugaard to explore the possibility of expanding Medicaid in South Dakota is first focusing on how to free up enough funds to pay for the state's share.
- Supreme Court hears arguments on contaminated soil farm Updated: Oct-07-15 3:42 pm
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - The South Dakota Supreme Court heard arguments Wednesday on whether Fall River County properly approved a company's plan to take in and clean oil-contaminated soil near Edgemont.
- State's high court deciding on issue of law officer records Updated: Oct-07-15 12:23 pm
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - The South Dakota Supreme Court is considering whether criminal defendants should be able to see the disciplinary records of law enforcement officers who arrested them.
- South Dakota State Fair attendance up slightly over 2014 Updated: Oct-07-15 8:56 am
HURON, South Dakota - Attendance at this year's South Dakota State Fair was up slightly from 2014, pleasing organizers.
- Student accused of rape sues Augustana over discipline Updated: Oct-07-15 8:36 am
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - An Augustana University student accused of rape has filed a lawsuit against the Sioux Falls school, claiming it's violating his rights by moving to expel him before he's had a chance to defend himself in court.
- Prosecutors won't seek death penalty in 2 killings Updated: Oct-07-15 7:19 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - Prosecutors say they will not seek the death penalty in two western South Dakota killings should the suspects be convicted.
- School of Mines hosting demography conference Updated: Oct-07-15 2:16 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - The South Dakota School of Mines and Technology is hosting a demography conference this week.
- Laura Ingalls Wilder's memoir wins Midwest Booksellers award Updated: Oct-07-15 2:15 am
PIERRE, South Dakota - The autobiography of prairie author Laura Ingalls Wilder is being recognized by booksellers in the Midwest.
- Authorities looking for person who pointed laser at aircraft Updated: Oct-06-15 7:35 pm
MITCHELL, South Dakota - Police in Mitchell are looking for the person who has pointed a green laser at an aircraft and officers.
- Fishermen find body of Sioux Falls man in Oakwood Lake Updated: Oct-06-15 6:31 pm
BRUCE, South Dakota - Law enforcement authorities in eastern South Dakota say two fishermen found the body of a Sioux Falls man in Oakwood Lake.
- Police: Man stole bulldozer, used it to damage building Updated: Oct-06-15 6:24 pm
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - A Colorado man is in custody in South Dakota after law enforcement authorities accused him of stealing a bulldozer and using it to damage a building and destroy a pickup truck.
- Former Rapid City mayor takes new job in home state of Iowa Updated: Oct-06-15 10:45 am
RAPID CITY, South Dakota - Former Rapid City mayor Sam Kooiker (KWAY'-kur) is taking a new job in his home state of Iowa.
- Winter wheat harvest in South Dakota ahead of average pace Updated: Oct-06-15 9:54 am
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - The planting of winter wheat in South Dakota continues to progress ahead of the average pace.