Small earthquake in Aberdeen area
ABERDEEN, Wash. (AP) — A small 3.4 earthquake rattled the Aberdeen, Washington, area early Tuesday morning.
KOMO reports that the quake happened at 4:11 a.m. Tuesday and was centered about...
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — A doctor who worked in Aberdeen has been sentenced to 1 ½ years in prison and fined $20,000 for illegally distributing a prescription painkiller.
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — An Aberdeen man accused of shooting and killing an Andover woman and setting her apartment on fire is going on trial.
The American News reports that opening statements...
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — After 29 years with the Aberdeen Fire & Rescue, Michael Thompson is ready for retirement.
As the Aberdeen fire marshal, Thompson investigates fires, deals with the...
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — An Aberdeen man who was shot twice by a police officer in 2016 and convicted in March of felony aggravated assault and drug possession has been sent to a mental health...
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota's ban on out-of-state money for ballot question campaigns is unconstitutional, a federal judge ruled Thursday in blocking state officials from enforcing the new...
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — An official of the South Dakota attorney general's office says a Brown County Jail inmate apparently killed himself.
Twenty-eight-year-old Mitchell Morrison of Aberdeen...
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — The latest federal census of agriculture finds the number of farms in South Dakota has dropped.
According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's 2017 census, South...
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — Brown County authorities have identified an inmate who was found unresponsive at the jail in Aberdeen and died three days later at a Sioux Falls hospital.
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — No foul play is suspected in the death of an inmate at the Brown County Jail in Aberdeen who was found unresponsive in his cell and died three days later.
South Dakota church to shutter after 134 years
BRISTOL, S.D. (AP) — A church that's operated in a rural northeastern South Dakota city for 134 years is preparing to open its doors to parishioners for the last time.
South Dakota tracks won’t see any horse races this year
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — There will be no horse racing this year at South Dakota tracks for the first time in decades.
Northeast Area Horse Racing said Tuesday that the Aberdeen track will not...
Suspended jail sentence in animal abuse case
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — A Spink County man charged with neglecting his cows has been given a suspended jail sentence.
Court documents say four dead cows were found on Rex Spear's Ashton...
Aberdeen man gets 25 years in prison for sex crimes
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — An Aberdeen man has been sentenced to a combined 25 years in prison in cases last year involving solicitation of a minor and statutory rape of a...
South Dakota men share stories on radio show
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — Bob Seaton and Lucas Murray carry on a casual conversation about spring and how a young lamb would be placed in a box set on the door of an open oven to keep it...
Aberdeen man shot by police officer convicted of assault
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — An Aberdeen man who was shot twice by a police officer in 2016 has been convicted of felony aggravated assault and drug possession.
South Dakota man inducted into darts hall of fame
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — When Alvin Gerlach of Aberdeen took his first position on the National Dart Association board of directors, tournaments were run entirely with paper brackets.
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Remains identified as missing Washington state teenager
SEATTLE (AP) — Authorities say remains found in southwest Oregon have been identified as a Washington state teenager who went missing nearly a half-century ago.
Aberdeen cornhole league draws interest
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — The thump as bags land on cornhole boards, one after another.
The occasional silence as a bag is tossed perfectly in the hole — like a basketball going smoothly through...
COLUMBIA, S.D. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the cause of a late-night fire at an automotive repair shop in the Brown County town of Columbia.
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — A political blogger from Aberdeen is suing in federal court to overturn South Dakota's ban on out-of-state fundraising for citizens' initiatives.
Cadaver program seeks more donations of human bodies
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — The University of South Dakota program that provides human bodies to schools for anatomy and physiology classes is facing a severe shortage of donors.
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — Humor is an interesting tool people use in every day interactions.
That's something students taking Liz Sill's comedy and humor seminar at Northern State University are...
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — A jury has convicted the Roberts County sheriff of felony aggravated assault.
Twenty-eight-year-old Korey Ware, of Sisseton, was accused of assaulting a 30-year-old man...
South Dakota woman becomes nurse after car accident
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — After a brutal car crash in 1998, Roxie Orr-Price was told that she would likely spend the rest of her life in a nursing home.
2 suffer minor injuries when plane flips in South Dakota
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — A pilot and co-pilot suffered minor injuries when their plane flipped while attempting a "touch-and-go" near Aberdeen.
Brown County sheriff's Chief Deputy Dave Lunzman...
School for the Blind uses beeps and bells for student growth
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — Students at the South Dakota School for the Blind and Visually Impaired are learning how to relying on their ears when it comes to physical education.
3 who sued over Aberdeen homeless policy get $18,000
ABERDEEN, Wash. (AP) — Three people who successfully sued Aberdeen over the city's policy toward a longstanding homeless encampment say they'll use the money to benefit the camp's...
Gov. Kristi Noem awards $2.5M for new school for the blind
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — Gov. Kristi Noem has awarded a $2.5 million state grant to construct the new School for the Blind and Visually Impaired in Aberdeen.
Apartment owner making changes following shooting
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — The owner of an Aberdeen apartment building that was targeted by recent gunfire says he's doing all he can to make the property safer.
No one was injured when 16 gunshots were fired at Elmwood Manor Apartments during the early morning hours of Feb. 3. Three shots broke through a window. The tenant of that apartment was away at the time of the shooting.
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A Faulk prison houses inmates from across the state
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — A county jail in northwest South Dakota has become a popular destination to house inmates from other county jails in the state.
South Dakota family has Super Bowl snack stadium tradition
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — No one will go hungry at the Hoffman house on Super Bowl Sunday.
No one will go hungry at their house for the whole week after, either.
Since 2012, Jody and Bill Hoffman have hosted a Super Bowl party, regardless of who's playing.
Sheriff will keep certification while appeal moves forward
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — A judge is allowing Marshall County Sheriff Dale Elsen to keep his law enforcement certification until his appeal is concluded.
The South Dakota Law Enforcement Officers Standards and Training Commission in December revoked Elsen's certification after he admitted to making sexually explicit comments in front of deputies and an inmate.
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Almira/Coulee-Hartline 51, Columbia (Hunters) 33
Bear Creek School 51, Seattle Christian 42
Bellevue 59, Liberty 54
Black Hills 78, Rochester 28
Blanchet 62, Ballard 51
Bonney Lake 51, Bethel 44
Bothell 58, Skyline 53
Burlington-Edison 72, Nooksack Valley 53
Bush 50, Northwest School 44
Capital 58, Shelton 56
Cascade Christian 57, Charles Wright Academy 38
Cascade Christian Academy 57, Charles Wright Academy 38
South Dakota college seeks to address declining enrollment
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — Changes are coming to Presentation College.
After a few years of declining enrollment and an evolving higher education landscape, the administration has decided now is the time to set the small Catholic college up for a successful future, the Aberdeen American News reported.
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Andes Central/Dakota Christian 64, Wessington Springs 48
Presentation Sisters plan $5 million residences in 2 cities
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — A group of Catholic nuns in South Dakota is planning new residences in Aberdeen and Sioux Falls, at a cost of about $5 million for each facility.
The new living spaces are being created in cooperation with Avera Health and will better fit the needs of the nuns, according to the Presentation Sisters of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Aberdeen.
The facilities have been in the works for more than two years. Construction is set to begin this summer and conclude in about a year.