Court Banner

SD Man Pleads Not Guilty to Murdering Infant Son

GREGORY, S.D. (AP) – A Gregory man accused of killing his infant son by shaking him has pleaded not guilty to several charges including murder. Twenty-year-old Adam Bruns is charged in the Feb. 25 death of 3-month-old Levi Bruns. He would face a mandatory life prison sentence if convicted of second-degree murder. The Daily...
Keep Reading »
Brush Fire

Expert Expects Below Average Wildfire Season in SD

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – A fire meteorologist in South Dakota says the snowfall of the past few months has created conditions that are expected to help keep the number of wildfires this year below average. State fire meteorologist Darren Clabo says the snow has built up soil moisture and dampened ground fuels preventing...
Keep Reading »
Governor Dennis Daugaard

Governor Seeks More Capital for a Day Applicants

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Gov. Dennis Daugaard is inviting communities across the state to apply to be South Dakota’s Capital for a Day. The promotion involves a main street walk, business tours around town and a social hour. Daugaard also holds a roundtable lunch for community leaders to meet and discuss the needs of...
Keep Reading »
Snow Falling from a Cloud

Snow Storm in Eastern SD Not as Severe as Expected

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A few schools in eastern South Dakota are starting classes late, but a snow storm that passed through the region was not nearly as severe as expected. National Weather Service reports show only a few inches of snow in most locations from the Thursday storm, which forecasters say shifted...
Keep Reading »