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Man who drove drunk in fatal crash given 6 years in prison

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A Bismarck, N.D. man has been ordered to serve six years in prison…

11 COVID-19 deaths reported in SD in the last week; active cases increase statewide and in Brookings Co.

Eleven COVID-19 deaths reported in South Dakota Wednesday in the South Dakota Department of Health weekly update…

Time and date set for Brookings City Council recount

The recount time and date is set for the one-year Brookings City Council race between Brianna Doran…

Wagner woman pleads guilty in son’s death

LAKE ANDES, S.D. (AP) — A Wagner woman has pleaded guilty to felony child abuse in connection…

South Dakota Senate approves 2-day impeachment trial for AG

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Senate has approved the rules for an impeachment trial…

South Dakota inmate who left work release job apprehended

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — Authorities say a South Dakota prison inmate who walked away from a…

Grassland group: South Dakota ranchers need a plan to deal with drought

SIOUX FALLS, S.D (AP) — Ranchers say moisture from recent scattered rains are a welcome addition but…

Brookings Fire Chief Pete Bolzer with severe weather season safety info

This is Severe Weather Preparedness Week in South Dakota and time to plan for what may come…

Brookings reception set for American Legion national commander

Brookings American Legion Post #74 will host an Open House reception for the National American Legion Commander…

Brookings Sheriff’s Dept. investigating business burglary

The Brookings County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a burglary at a Brookings business. Assistant Sheriff Scott Sebring…