SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Augustana University will be a member of the Central Collegiate Hockey Association when it starts its Division I men's program in 2023-24.
The CCHA board of directors voted unanimously Wednesday to bring in the Vikings as the league's ninth member.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Court of Appeals has affirmed a lower court ruling that an elderly South Dakota man accused in a 1974 fatal stabbing isn’t competent to stand trial.
New DNA testing led to the arrest of Algene Vossen in the death of 74-year-old Mable Herman of Willmar, Minnesota, who prosecutors said had been stabbed 38 times.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A 53-year-old South Dakota man has been convicted of distributing a powerful synthetic opioid that resulted in the deaths of two people.
A federal jury on Friday found Jeffrey Moore, of Sioux Falls, guilty of two counts of distribution of a controlled substance resulting in death and one count of conspiracy to distribute a controlled substance.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Strong winds and a tornado caused widespread damage in parts of the Midwest, where officials said another round of severe weather during a stormy week left three more people dead.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The crew of a South Dakota Air National Guard F-16 fighter jet that slid off the runway while landing at a Sioux Falls airport Wednesday afternoon is safe, authorities said.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Real estate agents says the hot housing market in South Dakota's larger cities has spilled over to the state's more rural areas.
While the competition is the highest in Sioux Falls and Rapid City where prices have increased about 20% over last year, the rural real estate market is also changing.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) _ NorthWestern Corp. (NWE) on Thursday reported earnings of $59.1 million in its first quarter.
The Sioux Falls, South Dakota-based company said it had net income of $1.08 per share.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) _ Meta Financial Group Inc. (CASH) on Thursday reported fiscal second-quarter earnings of $48.4 million.
On a per-share basis, the Sioux Falls, South Dakota-based company said it had net income of $1.66.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Senate on Tuesday approved the rules for an impeachment trial of the state's attorney general for his conduct surrounding a 2020 fatal car crash, laying out a two-day proceeding in June that gives just hours to either side to argue their case.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The director of the Sioux Falls VA Healthcare System has been reassigned following a multitude of complaints about mismanagement.
The VA’s Midwest region director Robert McDivitt said Lisa Simoneau will stay with the Veterans Affairs Department and serve at regional headquarters in the Twin Cities.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Avera Health has plans to build South Dakota's largest pickleball facility.
The health care provider will construct 12 outdoor courts at its Avera on Louise Health Campus in Sioux Falls at a cost of about $1.5 million.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The chief federal prosecutor in South Dakota announced Monday that he's retiring.
U.S. Attorney Dennis Holmes spent more than 43 years as a prosecutor in the state. The Custer native began his career as a prosecutor in 1978 as an intern in the Pennington County States Attorney’s Office while he was still in law school at the University of South Dakota.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Authorities have discovered the body of a Sioux Falls woman who had been missing for almost two weeks.
The Argus Leader reported Sunday that searchers found Kay Flittie’s body in Hanson County on Saturday.
CANTON, S.D. (AP) — A man who has been in custody since a 20-year-old mother was found dead last month in Lincoln County has now been charged with murder and manslaughter.
Randi Gerlach was found dead at a residence south of Sioux Falls on March 1 and sheriff's officials said the death appeared to be suspicious.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A nonprofit group is urging city leaders in Sioux Falls to place a moratorium on the construction of a $600 million pork processing plant.
Citizens for a Sustainable Sioux Falls say the plant, which will handle about 6 million hogs per year, will be a detriment to every day life in the area.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg's errant driving in 2020 twice caused police officers to hit their brakes to avoid collisions, records released by the state’s Highway Patrol showed Monday, but he just received warnings until he struck and killed a pedestrian on the shoulder of a highway.
A South Dakota woman who entered an Alford plea last year in the 1981 death of her newborn son was released on parole after serving less than three months in prison, as stipulated by the judge, state corrections officials said Monday.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — State investigators are probing a fatal police shooting in Sioux Falls.
The Argus Leader reported that an officer shot and killed a person armed with a knife on Thursday morning.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Police are investigating a deadly pedestrian crash near downtown Sioux Falls.
Two people were crossing a street outside of the crosswalk when a pickup truck struck them about 8:30 p.m.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Authorities say a South Dakota woman accused of stealing a checkbook was caught after writing out a check to herself and cashing it.
Sioux Falls police say a man went to the bank to close out the account after the checkbook was taken from an unlocked vehicle over the weekend.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota attorney general's office on Tuesday said it will launch an investigation into whether state campaign finance disclosure laws were broken by a political organization that sponsored billboards to push state lawmakers to impeach Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Police say three Sioux Falls men are in custody after fleeing on foot from a traffic stop during which drugs and guns were found in their vehicle.
Police spokesman Sam Clemens said Monday a street crimes officer was working on an investigation Sunday night and was looking for a specific vehicle.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Police are investigating a shooting outside a bowling alley in Sioux Falls.
According to authorities, the shooting happened about 1:30 a.m. Monday.
Police spokesman Sam Clemens says a 28-year-old man suffered a graze wound to his neck as he was walking from his car to Eastway Bowl.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Authorities in Sioux Falls are working to learn the identity of a man whose body was found in the Big Sioux River.
The body was found near the spillway just down the hill from the State Penitentiary about 6 p.m.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The city of Sioux Falls and a private development group have settled a three-year dispute over who was to blame for the failure of a commercial building project around the city’s newest downtown parking ramp.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A former Minnehaha County highway superintendent has been sentenced to 180 days in jail for embezzlement, with 80 days of that sentence suspended.
Duane Buthe, 41, earlier pleaded guilty to embezzling about $127,000 from the county and the South Dakota Association of County Highway Superintendents.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A former supervisor in South Dakota's prison system alleges in a lawsuit that she was fired last year in retaliation for reporting sexual harassment from the warden of the prison.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Billboards targeting members of the legislative panel examining whether Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg should be impeached have been popping up around Sioux Falls.
The signs demand the attorney general be impeached and name four members of the House Select Committee on Investigation which has been looking into Ravnsborg's conduct related to a 2020 crash that killed pedestrian Joe Boever.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A Sioux Falls officer was injured in attack after responding to a report of an unknown man sleeping outside an apartment building, according to police.
Residents called police Sunday afternoon after they found a sleeping man they knew did not reside in the apartment building.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The Department of Veterans Affairs has released its set of recommendations for the future of veteran care in the U.S., following years of research and analysis.
For South Dakota, the Asset and Infrastructure Review report recommends building a new VA health system in Rapid City, while closing the Wagner clinic and the the Fort Meade hospital.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Dozens gathered in the parking lot of a Sioux Falls church Sunday afternoon to show support for the Ukrainian community amid the ongoing violence from the Russian invasion in that country.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Sioux Falls police say nine people were injured when a vehicle crashed into Starbucks Coffee Shop around lunchtime on Saturday.
Police said none of the injuries are believed to be life threatening.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A former Sioux Falls police officer has pleaded not guilty to federal charges of attempted production of child pornography and transfer of obscene materials to a minor
Luke John Schauer, 28, appeared in a Sioux Falls federal court Friday.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A person of interest is being held in the suspicious death of a 20-year-old Lincoln County woman, sheriff's officials said..
According to authorities, Randi Gerlach was found dead in a residence south of Sioux Falls along Highway 11 Tuesday afternoon.
The state Department of Education has revoked a former middle school teacher’s credentials after a student accused him of making inappropriate sexual remarks.
The Argus Leader reported Friday that the state revoked Jalen Boyd’s teaching certificate on Feb.