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Sioux Falls police looking for suspect who left empty-handed

Nov. 26, 2021 14:27 PM EST

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Police in Sioux Falls, South Dakota are looking for a suspect who was left empty-handed after an armed robbery attempt early Friday. Sioux Falls Police Sgt. Sean Kooistra said the suspect used a handgun to demand money from a store clerk, but...

Noem names new leadership at Department of Corrections

Nov. 24, 2021 16:35 PM EST

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem on Wednesday appointed a new interim cabinet secretary overseeing the state's prison system, as well as named a warden for the State Penitentiary. The Republican governor said that the previous interim Secretary of...

Saturday's Scores

Nov. 20, 2021 20:04 PM EST

PREP VOLLEYBALL= SDHSAA State Tournament= Championship= Class B= Warner def. Colman-Egan, 25-19, 25-20, 25-8 Consolation Championship= Class AA= ...

Prison guard assaulted, held in closet by murder suspect

Nov. 20, 2021 10:50 AM EST

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A man in jail awaiting a murder trial allegedly assaulted a Minnehaha County prison guard and held her in a closet, according to court documents. The Argus Leader reports Amir Hasan Beaudion Jr., 22, was charged on Thursday for assaulting a...

Friday's Scores

Nov. 20, 2021 04:00 AM EST

PREP VOLLEYBALL= SDHSAA State Tournament= Consolation Semifinal= Class A= Elkton-Lake Benton def. Hamlin, 22-25, 21-25, 27-25, 26-24, 18-16 Hill City def. Parkston, 25-14, 15-25, 25-14,...

Charges filed in Sioux Falls crash that killed 2, injured 4

Nov. 19, 2021 10:10 AM EST

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Criminal charges have been filed in a high-speed crash that killed two young men in Sioux Falls more than six months ago. Tayten Stebbins, 23, was booked into the Minnehaha County Jail Thursday evening on a long list of charges, including...

Thursday's Scores

Nov. 19, 2021 02:00 AM EST

PREP VOLLEYBALL= SDHSAA State Tournament= First Round= Class A= Dakota Valley def. Hamlin, 29-27, 25-21, 25-15 Garretson def. Elkton-Lake Benton, 23-25, 18-25, 25-15, 25-20, 15-5 ...

Primary challenger says Noem hasn't sided with conservatives

Nov. 17, 2021 15:40 PM EST

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A Republican primary challenger to South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem said Wednesday that the governor is bound to corporate interests and has repeatedly sided against conservatives. State Rep. Steve Haugaard, a Sioux Falls lawyer, told a crowded...

Dentist accused of domestic abuse give up dental practice

Nov. 17, 2021 10:50 AM EST

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A Sioux Falls dentist accused of choking his wife in a domestic abuse case has given up his dental practice. Cale Slack made his first court appearance Tuesday on a felony aggravated assault charge and four misdemeanor assault charges. ...

Editorial Roundup: South Dakota

Nov. 17, 2021 07:20 AM EST

Yankton Press & Dakotan. November 15, 2021. Editorial: Redistricting: A New Map, A New Approach South Dakota lawmakers wrapped up the grueling, once-in-a-decade redistricting process last week, coming up with a plan that addresses some of the...