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Toddler kidnapped, citizens alert police to suspicious man

Sep. 20, 2022 13:27 PM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Some concerned citizens in South Dakota are being credited with stopping a kidnapping by flagging down police about a suspicious man carrying a young child. Sioux Falls police say a group of people flagged down officers on patrol Saturday and directed them...

Stricker wins PGA Tour Champions in playoff over Karlsson

Sep. 18, 2022 20:13 PM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Steve Stricker won his second straight PGA Tour Champions event on Sunday, closing with a 6-under 64 and beating Robert Karlsson with a birdie on the first playoff hole in the Sanford International. Stricker had a one-shot lead when he looked behind and saw...

Sioux Falls police: Man fatally shoots woman, shoots self

Sep. 14, 2022 11:33 AM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A man fatally shot a woman inside an apartment building in Sioux Falls, before turning the gun on himself Wednesday morning, according to police. Authorities were called at 7:30 a.m. to an apartment for a report of a family dispute. Police...

New PGA Tour season starts in California, LIV to Chicago

Sep. 13, 2022 09:47 AM EDT

PGA TOUR FORTINET CHAMPIONSHIP Site: Napa, California. Course: Silverado Resort & Spa (North). Yardage: 7,123. Par: 72. Prize money: $8 million. Winner's share: $1.44 million. Television: Thursday-Sunday, 6-9 p.m. (Golf...

Conservative college's curriculum gets foothold in S. Dakota

Sep. 12, 2022 14:44 PM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A few days before middle school teacher Shaun Nielsen joined a work group to develop South Dakota's social studies standards, he got a thick package in the mail. Sent from Hillsdale, Michigan, home to a conservative private college enjoying outsize...

Woman's death in Sioux Falls fire ruled a homicide

Sep. 08, 2022 12:23 PM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A fire that killed a woman in Sioux Falls two months ago has now been ruled a homicide. Police spokesman Sam Clemens said investigators were waiting for autopsy results. The coroner has ruled the death of 53-year-old Charice Marie Admire as a homicide by...

Man held in shooting at ex-girlfriend's Sioux Falls home

Sep. 06, 2022 13:08 PM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A man is in custody following a fatal shooting at his ex-girlfriend's apartment building in Sioux Falls. Authorities say the 38-year-old suspect killed 26-year-old Kaisean Marcell Tyler Monday shortly before 9 p.m. Police Lt. Nick Butler says the alleged...

South Dakota AG clears Sioux Falls officer in June shooting

Sep. 02, 2022 11:37 AM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Attorney General Mark Vargo announced Friday that his office had cleared a Sioux Falls police officer for shooting at a fleeing man who had pointed a gun toward the officer. “The video and audio recordings of this incident clearly show that...

South Dakota AG clears officers in Sioux Falls shooting

Aug. 26, 2022 17:33 PM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Attorney General Mark Vargo said Friday that a police officer and sheriff's deputy were justified in shooting and killing a man in a Sioux Falls Burger King parking lot earlier this month. The state's Division of Criminal Investigation reviewed...

Baylor, Gonzaga players to get paid for promoting rematch

Aug. 25, 2022 16:21 PM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Baylor and Gonzaga will meet in a men's basketball game in South Dakota on Dec. 2 and organizers will pay players on both teams who agree to help promote the game. Complete Sports Management and Range Sports announced this week that it would put on the game...