SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Vonnie Larsen feels at home here in this tidy restaurant attached to a gas station near Interstate 29.
Truth is, it’s more than a home. The Keg was never limited by geography or bricks-and-mortar, the
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Nebraska got 29 points from James Palmer Jr. and the Huskers pulled away in the second half to defeat Oklahoma State 79-56 on Sunday night at the Sanford Pentagon.
Palmer came in averaging 18.7 points per game but blew by that number early in the second half. He ...
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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Augustana University in South Dakota will pursue a move to NCAA Division I athletics.
It’s one of a number of initiatives in a
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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A Sioux Falls liquor store will no longer offer its longtime discount programs after the state determined it violates liquor regulations, an issue that other businesses may be grappling with under the unclear rules.
JJ’s Wine, Spirits & Cigars owner Tom ...
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — No one was hurt in a fire that damaged a Chinese restaurant in Sioux Falls.
Firefighters responded to the 1st Wok Chinese Restaurant about 1:30 p.m. Tuesday and had the blaze under control in about 15 minutes. But the building suffered moderate fire damage and ...
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The city of Sioux Falls says it has reached an impasse on a new labor contract with the union that represents police officers and sergeants.
Sioux Falls mother pleads not guilty to attempted murder
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A Sioux Falls mother accused of trying to kill herself and her baby by crashing her vehicle has pleaded not guilty.
Thirty-four-year-old Julia Alzoubaidi is charged with attempted first-degree murder and felony child abuse in the October crash off Interstate 229 ...
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Pagers might still beep at the hips of TV show doctors, but they have no place at Avera Health.
The way doctors and nurses communicate at Avera is different.
It’s more comprehensive. More connected to Avera’s other communication networks. And it’s far more ...
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Smithfield Foods is investing $45 million in its Sioux Falls operations.
The company says the hog barn will be updated, there will be additional room for a seasoned ground pork department and renovations will be made to increase the speed of bacon production. The ...
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota agency has fined Smithfield Foods more than $53,000 for wastewater violations at the company’s Sioux Falls plant.
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources says Virginia-based Smithfield violated its surface water discharge permit in ...
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — Gov.-elect Kristi Noem has named a Sioux Falls businessman and former state lawmaker to serve as commissioner of the Governor’s Office of Economic Development.
The incoming Republican governor said Thursday that Steve Westra, who serves on her transition team, will take ...
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Three people have been arrested in a shooting that injured a teenage girl in Sioux Falls.
Police say two groups of teens were in a conflict and decided to meet near an apartment complex Monday night. Police spokesman Sam Clemens says one of five suspects shot the ...
Second person arrested in Sioux Falls police chase
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Authorities say a second person has been arrested in a police chase through Sioux Falls that following a shooting outside a casino.
Police were called to the Lucky Lady Casino Saturday night on a report of three men fighting and one pointing a gun at another and ...
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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Ben Graff is the ultimate host.
He’ll run to greet guests with a hug or high five as soon as they walk in the door. He’ll then scurry them off on an eager tour of his new house in central Sioux Falls, pointing out photos or flourishes on the walls that help signify ...
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Police in Sioux Falls say a man is under arrest after allegedly firing shots and then leading authorities on a chase through the city over the weekend.
Officers were called about gunshots reported outside of a business in central Sioux Falls on Saturday night. ...
South Dakota high court denies appeal in mutilation case
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Supreme Court has denied a Sioux Falls man’s appeal seeking to be re-sentenced for assaulting his ex-girlfriend and mutilating her breasts.
The state’s high court affirmed Tony Ledbetter’s 45-year sentence this week, the
Man pleads guilty to manslaughter in Sioux Falls shooting
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A Sioux Falls man who fatally shot a teen in a city park has pleaded guilty to manslaughter under a deal with prosecutors.
Other charges against 19-year-old Dylan Holler including murder were dropped, though he still could face life in prison in the August 2017 ...
Slaying suspect won’t face death penalty if convicted
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — Prosecutors won’t seek the death penalty against a woman accused of fatally stabbing another woman in Aberdeen should she be convicted.
Thirty-eight-year-old Tanisha Jordan-Mondo of Aberdeen has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity in the death of 37-year-old ...
Ex-custodian serving jail time for hiding gun in school
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A former custodian at a Sioux Falls high school is serving jail time for hiding a gun in the ceiling of a school restroom.
Twenty-six-year-old Joseph Jay Croal was sentenced to 180 days in jail. Croal got credit for 37 days served.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — In a story Nov. 28 about an Iowa man being sentenced to prison in South Dakota after pleading guilty to cyberstalking and other charges, The Associated Press misidentified the man. His name is Daniel Vincent Jr., of Council Bluffs, Iowa, not David Vincent Jr.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Authorities are investigating whether icy conditions played a role in a crash that killed a man on the interstate near Humboldt.
The South Dakota Highway Patrol says the 54-year-old man lost control of his car on Interstate 90, traveled into the median and flipped ...
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HARTFORD, S.D. (AP) — Federal and local authorities say they’ve seized dozens of guns and explosive devices from a salvage yard in suburban Sioux Falls.
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives led a search of the property Tuesday in Hartford. Minnehaha County Sheriff’s ...
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) _ Raven Industries Inc. (RAVN) on Wednesday reported fiscal third-quarter earnings of $13 million.
On a per-share basis, the Sioux Falls, South Dakota-based company said it had profit of 36 cents.
The industrial products maker posted revenue of $104.8 million ...
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Senate Republican leader Blake Curd is holding onto his seat after surviving a recount Wednesday in his close race for re-election.
Minnehaha County Auditor Bob Litz said Curd’s election night victory will stand following recounts in Minnehaha and ...
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Sanford Health is set to open its new $21 million clinic in Sioux Falls.
Sanford says the clinic will bring pharmacy, acute care services and behavioral health care to the growing west side of the city. The 42,000-square-foot clinic has been under construction for ...
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A man accused in what authorities describe as the largest heroin and fentanyl bust in South Dakota has pleaded guilty in federal court.
U.S. Attorney Ron Parsons says Andy Ontiveros of South Gate, California has pleaded guilty to possession with intent to ...
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Authorities say a man who was unconscious when he was pulled from the Big Sioux River in Sioux Falls is in stable condition.
Sioux Falls police and firefighters responded to a water rescue call about 2:30 p.m. Monday.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Wireless providers are targeting more than 20 locations on public land in Sioux Falls as future 5G cell tower sites, according to City Hall.
City officials are working to set up a licensing process to let Verizon Wireless and other telecommunication companies start ...
3 people injured when deck collapses at Sioux Falls home
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Police say at least three people were injured when an upper level deck collapsed at a Sioux Falls home.
Authorities say a half-dozen people were on the deck when the incident happened about 12:10 p.m. Thursday. Three adults were taken to local hospitals with back ...
Authorities ID woman killed in Minnehaha County crash
HUMBOLDT, S.D. (AP) — Authorities have identified a Fort Pierre woman who died in a weekend crash in Minnehaha County that also seriously injured four teenage passengers.
The Highway Patrol says 38-year-old Jennifer Davis lost control of the sport utility vehicle she was driving on an icy ...
Crash in Sioux Falls injures sheriff’s deputy, 2 others
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A Minnehaha County sheriff’s deputy and two other people were injured in a vehicle crash in Sioux Falls.
The sheriff’s office says the deputy’s car was struck by a Suburban pulling out of a restaurant parking lot about 12:30 p.m. Tuesday.
The deputy and two ...
Sioux Falls teens accused of bringing BB guns into school
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Two students at Roosevelt High School in Sioux Falls are accused of bringing five BB guns into the school, concealed in backpacks.
Police say the 14- and 16-year-old boys planned to sell or trade the guns, not use them.
The boys were arrested Tuesday and ...
Elderly State Penitentiary inmate dies following illness
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — An elderly inmate serving lengthy sentences at the South Dakota State Penitentiary in Sioux Falls has died following an illness.
Corrections officials say 72-year-old Melvin Edelman died in a comfort care setting on Nov. 19.
Edelman was serving a 60-year ...
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A former Sioux Falls fire chief has pleaded guilty to one count of possessing child pornography.
The Argus Leader reports that ...
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Sioux Falls Animal Control is advising residents to keep an eye on their pets after a coyote took a small dog this weekend.
Police say the coyote took the dog around 6:15 a.m. Saturday on North Galaxy Lane in northwestern Sioux Falls. Animal Control has been ...
Sioux Falls district works to improve school attendance
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Principal Ryan DeGraff made a point to be at the front doors of Terry Redlin Elementary when school started on a recent Wednesday.
As four or five preschoolers with puffy jackets and colored beanies waddled their way into the building, he welcomed them ...
Sioux Falls man given 12 years in prison on meth charges
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A Sioux Falls man has been sentenced to about 12 years in prison for distributing methamphetamine in South Dakota.
Thirty-one-year-old Brandon McGuire was indicted by a federal grand jury last April. He pleaded guilty to distribution charges in August. Authorities ...
At least 3 recounts requested in state legislative races
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota legislative candidates have requested recounts in at least three contests decided in last week’s election.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Sioux Falls planning commissioners have blocked a plan for another storefront casino on a street that already has a number of gaming options.
The commissioners have rejected a conditional use permit that was needed for the casino to serve alcohol, causing ...
Sioux Falls man accused of abusing 3 dating back to 2003
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A Sioux Falls man is accused of sexually abusing three girls dating back 15 years.
Bond for the 61-year-old man was set at $100,000 cash during an appearance in Minnehaha County court Wednesday. He’s accused of 12 charges of rape, aggravated incest and sexual ...
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — Gov. Dennis Daugaard is ordering flags to fly at half-staff at the state Capitol on Monday to honor former South Dakota House Speaker Roger Hunt.
Hunt died Friday following complications from surgery. He was 80. His funeral is Monday morning at Central Church in Sioux ...
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The man who led operations at the Denny Sanford Premier Center since it opened in Sioux Falls four years ago is no longer employed with the company that manages the facility.
Mayor Paul TenHaken’s office
Prisoner missing from Yankton work center back in custody
YANKTON, S.D. (AP) — A state prisoner who went missing from the Yankton Community Work Center for more than a week is back in custody.
The Daily Press & Dakotan reports that 27-year-old ...
Former South Dakota House Speaker Roger Hunt dies at 80
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Former South Dakota House Speaker Roger Hunt has died following complications from surgery. He was 80.
Matt Pepper, funeral director at Heritage Funeral Home, said Hunt died Friday. The Argus Leader
Police: Woman caught shoplifting stabs store employee
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Sioux Falls police say a 21-year-old woman stabbed a convenience store employee after he confronted her about shoplifting frozen chicken.
Authorities say the woman, who is a transient, tried to shoplift some frozen chicken around 8 a.m. Friday. The employee ...