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Sioux Falls woman pleads guilty to sex trafficking child

Oct. 16, 2021 11:09 AM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A Sioux Falls woman has pleaded guilty in federal court to sex trafficking involving a child. KELO-TV reports 37-year-old Melanie Hollingsworth faces up to life in prison when she’s sentenced in January. Authorities said...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 04:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Aberdeen Roncalli 43, Mobridge-Pollock 14 Alcester-Hudson 56, Colome 8 Arlington/Lake Preston 50, Estelline/Hendricks 29 Avon 30, Hitchcock-Tulare 28 Belle Fourche 20,...

Natural gas pipeline project sues landowners for easements

Oct. 15, 2021 15:51 PM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A natural gas company planning to replace pipeline in southeast South Dakota has negotiated easements with most landowners affected by the project after suing some in federal court. Northern Natural Gas Co., based in Omaha, brought condemnation...

Assault victim who was left for dead in Sioux Falls has died

Oct. 15, 2021 09:53 AM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A man who was assaulted and left in a Sioux Falls street, fighting for his life, had died, police said. Sioux Falls police said Christopher Joel Mousseaux, 32, from Sioux Falls, died from his injuries on Wednesday, KELO-AM reported. He was...

Thursday's Scores

Oct. 15, 2021 04:00 AM EDT

PREP VOLLEYBALL= Aberdeen Central def. Harrisburg, 15-25, 32-30, 25-23, 19-25, 15-12 Aberdeen Christian def. Leola/Frederick, 24-13, 24-23, 24-11 Alcester-Hudson def. Menno, 25-18, 25-16, 25-11 Arlington def....

Sioux Falls zoo says COVID may have killed snow leopard

Oct. 13, 2021 11:06 AM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Officials at a Sioux Falls zoo say COVID-19 may have killed one of their snow leopards. The Sioux Falls Argus Leader reported Wednesday that the animal, named Baya, died at the Great Plains Zoo on Thursday of a...

Police in Sioux Falls searching for men in stabbing

Oct. 13, 2021 10:08 AM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Police in Sioux Falls are trying to find whoever stabbed a man and left him fighting for his life. The Sioux Falls Argus Leader reported Tuesday that a 32-year-old man was stabbed Sunday night about 10:30 p.m. in the central portion of the...

Tuesday's Scores

Oct. 13, 2021 04:00 AM EDT

PREP VOLLEYBALL= Arlington def. Sioux Valley, 25-14, 25-17, 25-20 Bison def. McIntosh, 25-18, 25-8, 25-15 Bridgewater-Emery def. Colman-Egan, 25-20, 27-29, 16-25, 25-23, 16-14 Burke def. Andes Central/Dakota...

The Latest: UN chief decries pandemic's harm to the poor

Oct. 11, 2021 20:07 PM EDT

UNITED NATIONS — The United Nations chief says the pandemic has forced more than 100 million people into poverty and left over 4 billion people with little or no social support, health care or income protection. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres told an International...

South Dakota redistricting hits the road amid GOP infighting

Oct. 11, 2021 16:35 PM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota lawmakers redrawing the state's political boundaries kicked off a three-day tour of public input meetings on Monday amid intra-party Republican bickering and competing proposals for new legislative districts. The House and Senate...