Connecticut Lawmakers Unveil Bipartisan Gun Control Plan
HARTFORD, Conn. - With an announcement of sweeping proposals to curb gun violence, Connecticut lawmakers said they are hoping to send a message to Congress and other state legislators across the country: A bipartisan agreement on gun control is possible.
Minnehaha County Detox Center Off Probation
SIOUX FALLS - The Minnehaha County Detoxification Center put on probation last year has re-earned state accreditation.
South Dakota Lawmakers Consider Livestock Inspection Fees
PIERRE - A legislative panel is reviewing the state Brand Board's decision to increase the fee for livestock inspections designed to prevent the theft of cattle, horses and mules in western South Dakota.
Man Given 30 Years in Baseball Bat Beating Death
RAPID CITY - A 22-year-old South Dakota man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for beating a sleeping man to death with a baseball bat on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.
Hughes State’s Attorney Gors Resigns Post
PIERRE - Hughes County state's attorney Max Gors has resigned citing health reasons after three months in the position.
Crazy Horse Memorial to Turn Blue for Autism
CUSTER - The Crazy Horse Memorial is turning blue on Tuesday to shine the light on autism.
South Dakota Man Pleads Guilty to Weapons Charge
PIERRE - A Presho man has pleaded guilty to a federal weapons charge.
Below Normal Temps Provide Few Days for Fieldwork
SIOUX FALLS - Below normal temperatures have limited the ability for snow to melt and kept soil temperatures at or below freezing across South Dakota.
Verlander, Tigers Top Twins At Chilly Target Field
Justin Verlander won on opening day for the first time in six tries, striking out seven over five shutout innings at frosty Target Field, sending the defending American League champions past the Minnesota Twins 4-2 on Monday.
Error Causes Confusion with Rapid City Inmate
RAPID CITY - Authorities say an inmate who they believed went missing briefly Monday morning was actually never missing and was where he was supposed to be.