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October 30, 2017
Worker compensation panel won't ask Legislature to require coverage
PIERRE — Through their silence, state government's advisory council members agreed Monday they wouldn't ask the Legislature to require...
October 30, 2017 - 11:57am
October 20, 2017
Bloodhound training an asset for finding missing children, dementia patients
JAMESTOWN, N.D. — When Jim Reuther acquired Chloe, a bloodhound, in August 2016, he did so with the idea of training the dog to be an...
October 20, 2017 - 11:21am
October 18, 2017
Ethics amendment campaign submits signatures for 2018 ballot
PIERRE (AP) — Supporters of a proposed government ethics constitutional amendment have turned in more than 50,000 signatures to put the...
October 18, 2017 - 2:16pm
October 4, 2017
Children playing with phone lead to drug bust in Pierre
PIERRE (AP) — Children playing with a phone led Pierre police officers to a drug bust. The Capital Journal reports that officers who responded...
October 4, 2017 - 5:16pm
September 27, 2017
Xcel Energy announces plans for new South Dakota wind farm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Xcel Energy has announced plans to build and own a 300-megawatt wind farm in Grant and Roberts counties of northeastern...
September 27, 2017 - 1:30pm
Authorities ID 2 victims of weekend crash in Edmunds County
IPSWICH (AP) — The Highway Patrol has identified two people who died as a result of a fiery weekend crash in Edmunds County. Authorities say...
September 27, 2017 - 1:14pm
Man pleads not guilty to stealing from reservation program
PIERRE (AP) — A Rapid City man has pleaded not guilty to stealing from a program that provides legal services to low-income people on American...
September 27, 2017 - 1:10pm
Unusual sentence for tax-evading prosecutor reconsidered
RAPID CITY (AP) — A federal judge is reconsidering the unusual prison sentence he issued to a former South Dakota state's attorney convicted of tax evasion. U.S. District Judge Jeffrey Viken now thinks the sentence might be illegal. Viken on Aug. 30 sentenced 48-year-old Ken Orrock...
September 27, 2017 - 1:00pm
August 25, 2017
OSHA cites Fort Pierre company after trench collapse injury
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited a Fort Pierre-based company after a worker was...
August 25, 2017 - 4:04pm
August 15, 2017
NorthWestern Energy sweeps Con Ed in wind energy battle
PIERRE – NorthWestern Energy received additional time Tuesday to re-run its avoided-cost model and suggest what it might pay for electricity from wind farms Consolidated Edison Development might build in Brule, Aurora and possibly Davison counties. NorthWestern Energy attorney Al...
August 15, 2017 - 2:57pm
August 4, 2017
Committee's majority unofficially decides to invite a legislator's father as witness over GEAR UP
PIERRE — A top staffer said he is inviting a different witness than the lawmaker named last month by the Legislature's Government Operations...
August 4, 2017 - 1:07pm
July 21, 2017
State regulators pull grain-buyer licenses against H and I Grain
PIERRE – State government regulators revoked the grain-buyer licenses for a Kingsbury County business Friday. The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission ordered the action against H and I Grain of Hetland. The order pulls the state licenses issued to the company for its Hetland,...
July 21, 2017 - 11:44am
December 6, 2016
I-94 closed between Fargo, Valley City; I-29 closed between Fargo, Canadian border
FARGO - Strong winds and snow have prompted the North Dakota Department of Transportation and the North Dakota Highway Patrol to extend the closure...
December 6, 2016 - 1:37pm
November 24, 2016
Mount Rushmore float part of Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota once again was present at the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Singer-songwriter Ben Rector appeared on the "Mount Rushmore's American Pride" float Thursday. The float features the iconic faces at Mount Rushmore National Memorial in western...
November 24, 2016 - 2:56pm
Prisoner charged with assaulting a witness
CROOKSTON - A Bemidji man incarcerated in Polk County could end up with a much longer sentence after allegations he assaulted a fellow prisoner he thought provided information to law enforcement. William Everett Isham, 30, has been charged with first-degree tampering with a witness...
October 24, 2016 - 1:38pm