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Watering restrictions announced for Brookings community gardens

Due to the continuing drought, Brookings Municipal Utilities needs to restrict the use of water for irrigating…

Man found dead in Oglala, officer shoots armed individual

OGLALA, S.D. (AP) — Oglala Sioux police say a tribal officer shot and wounded an armed individual…

Boy injured in scooter/pickup crash at Oakwood Lakes campground

A seven-year-old boy is injured when his electric scooter collides with a pickup at Oakwood Lakes State…

Bortnem Awarded Brookings Health System’s Educational Scholarship

Brookings, S.D. – July 19, 2021 –  2021 Brookings High School graduate Taylor Bortnem is this year’s…

Woman kidnapped from Oakwood Lakes State Park later escapes

  A woman is able to escape after being kidnapped at Oakwood Lakes State Park. Assistant Sheriff…

Man accused in 2013 death of South Dakota woman

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — A Hill City man is accused in the death of Custer woman…

Nick Wendell resigns from Brookings City Council

Brookings City Council Member Nick Wendell will resign his position on the Brookings City Council effective Friday…

Brookings police report attempted burglary at Roll N’ Smoke

Brookings police are investigating an attempted burglary at the Roll ‘n’ Smoke store at 726 25th Avenue…

Suspects in custody in White-area break-ins and thefts

The Brookings County Sheriff’s Office says the two people they believe are responsible for the recent vehicle…

Noem fires prison warden, deputy following harassment claim

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem has fired the warden and deputy warden…