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“Imagine This” Tour September 9th in Pierre: “Buy One Get One Free” Today Only

PIERRE SD – The Pierre Chamber is hosting an event Saturday September 9th 2017, from 1pm – 5pm in Pierre called “Imagine This” tour – a home and landscape tour with various stages featured. Vendors will be on hand to discuss how they contributed and how to help with your future projects. The Tour...
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Teen Fatally Shot in Sioux Falls, Man Arrested

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Sioux Falls police say a 17-year-old boy was shot and killed after an argument that started over drug-related activity. Eighteen-year-old Dylan Holler, of Sioux Falls, is charged with first-degree murder, first-degree robbery and aggravated assault for the shooting that occurred at Bakker Park about 11 p.m. Monday. Capt. Blaine...
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Police: Missing Fargo Woman Died of ‘Homicidal Violence’

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Authorities say a missing North Dakota woman whose body was found in the Red River had been violently killed. Fargo police announced Tuesday that 22-year-old Savanna Greywind’s cause of death was homicidal violence. Investigators didn’t release further details of a preliminary autopsy on Greywind, who was eight months pregnant when...
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Former State Employee Raised Mid-Central Concerns in 2012

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — A former employee warned the state Department of Education of financial misconduct at a Platte-based educational cooperative several years before an employee killed his family and then himself. The Argus Leader reports that former South Dakota Indian Education Director Roger Campbell raised red flags in emails to Education Secretary Melody...
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Fargo Woman’s Story on Baby Changed

FARGO, N.D. (AP) – The Latest on a missing pregnant Fargo woman whose body was found in a river three days after authorities found a newborn they believe to be hers. Prosecutors in North Dakota say a woman charged in the disappearance of a pregnant woman admitted taking advantage of the woman in an...
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Nebraska Town Awaits Ruling On Beer Sales Near Reservation

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – A tiny Nebraska town once known for panhandling and public drunkenness has undergone some major changes since state regulators forced four beer stores to stop selling near South Dakota’s Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. But residents say some of the problems have moved elsewhere. Supporters of the decision say conditions have...
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Activities Available Labor Day Weekend At State Parks

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks is inviting people to participate in Labor Day weekend activities. State parks are set to host a variety of programs over the weekend. Activities on Saturday include monarch butterfly tagging at Good Earth State Park, a campsite decorating contest at Oakwood Lakes State Park...
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Application Deadline for Northern Plains Hay Lottery Nears

DAKOTAS (AP) – Time is running out for drought-impacted ranchers in the Northern Plains to apply for a hay lottery. The application deadline for ranchers in the Dakotas and Montana is Thursday. North Dakota’s Agriculture Department, North Dakota State University and the Michigan-based nonprofit Ag Community Relief earlier this month announced the program to...
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Woman Falls More Than 100 Feet at Hutterite Colony, Dies

ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) – A woman is dead after falling more than 100 feet at a Hutterite colony in McPherson County. County Coroner David Roggenkamp tells the American News that the 19-year-old woman was climbing a spiral staircase at Spring Creek Colony about 1:30 a.m. Tuesday when she fell through a gap in the...
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T.F. Riggs Homecoming Royalty 2017

PIERRE SD – The Senior Class at Riggs High School has selected the homecoming royalty candidates for Homecoming Week which is September 18th-22nd, 2017. Coronation will be held in the Riggs Theater on September 18th at 7:00 PM. Lady Governor Candidates are left to right: Alexandria Allison, Cayley Bush, Gracie Jones, Tayler Larsen and...
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