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‘American Sniper’ author said he didn’t fear Ventura legal action

July 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Chris Kyle wanted to keep Jesse Ventura’s name out of his autobiography. His wife and his co-author, he said, wanted it in.

It wasn’t until Kyle dropped a note in one revision — “was warned of lawsuit” — that they agreed t…continue reading on dglobe.com

Rapid City man dead in crash near Murdo

July 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

MURDO — A Rapid City man died in a two-vehicle crash on Interstate 90 Saturday about nine miles west of Murdo.

Charles Thesing, 24, was traveling east around 10 p.m. in a 1998 Chevrolet S10 pickup. Quintez Provancial, 22, Rapid City, was …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Police Blotter: No ‘foul play’ in man’s death at local motel

June 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

Officers say the death of a man found at the Oasis Motel in Dickinson on Thursday is not suspicious.
Wendell Winfree, 46, and Claude Mercier, 24 arrived in town a couple of weeks ago after walking away from a low-security penitentiary in Bismarck, w…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Crazy Horse sculpture matriarch, Ruth Ziolkowski, dies

May 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Carson Walker

SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Ruth Ziolkowski, who carried on her late husband’s dream of honoring Native Americans by carving the massive likeness of warrior Crazy Horse into the Black Hills in South Dakota, has died. She was 87.

Mik…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Office upholds AG’s withholding of Benda death records

May 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE (AP) — Attorney General Marty Jackley says the Office of Hearing Examiners has upheld his withholding of the public release of investigative records into the death of a former state economic development director.

Richard Benda was found…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Students, farmer given Meritorious Service Award for saving toddler after crash

May 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

MITCHELL – Three Mitchell college students and an area farmer will receive a South Dakota Highway Patrol’s Superintendent’s Award for Meritorious Service for heroic actions following a fatal crash last September near Mitchell.

Abby Albin, Co…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

3 ID’d in fatal plane crash at Highmore wind farm

April 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Dirk Lammers

SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A small airplane heading back to South Dakota after a Texas cattle sale crashed into a wind farm in foggy weather, killing the pilot and three passengers.

Steve Stengel, a spokesman for Florida-based NextE…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Burglary suspected at home of Devils Lake man killed in crash

April 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

DEVILS LAKE — The home of a Devils Lake man killed in a traffic accident Sunday night near Buxton may have been burglarized over the weekend.
The family of Monte Allen Armentrout discovered possible signs of forced entry Monday when they went to t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Burglary suspected at home of Devils Lake man killed in crash

April 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

DEVILS LAKE — The home of a Devils Lake man killed in a traffic accident Sunday night near Buxton may have been burglarized over the weekend.
The family of Monte Allen Armentrout discovered possible signs of forced entry Monday when they went to t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Charges filed over party that led to MN teen’s death

March 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

MONTEVIDEO — A 19-year-old college student and his father are facing misdemeanor charges for allegedly violating Lac qui Parle County’s social host ordinance.
The charges stem from a party in rural Lac qui Parle County in west-central Minnesota …continue reading on dglobe.com