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Father, son hit each other in SD accident

December 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

MADISON, S.D. — Snow removal took an unusual twist in this southeastern South Dakota city on Tuesday morning when a father and son, driving separate vehicles, collided, according to KSFY-TV’s website.
According to Madison Mayor Roy Lindsay, the …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

P3 project to provide $56M for SD railway system

December 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE, S.D. — South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard announced Tuesday that a total of $56 million in public and private funds will be invested in four rail projects across the state that should provide farmers better access to the marketplace.
Becaus…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Local aviators, airport managers strongly oppose new Air Force training space

December 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

BAKER, Mont. — Russell Burdick had been interested in aeronautics for years, but it wasn’t until he was in his ’70s, after his wife had passed away, that he learned to pilot a plane.

But after earning his wings, investing in a hangar at the B…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Local aviators, airport managers strongly oppose new Air Force training space

December 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

BAKER, Mont. — Russell Burdick had been interested in aeronautics for years, but it wasn’t until he was in his ’70s, after his wife had passed away, that he learned to pilot a plane.

But after earning his wings, investing in a hangar at the B…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Crash in Morton County injures 2

November 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. ANTHONY — A two-vehicle accident blocked Highway 6 in Morton County for about 1½ hours on Tuesday.
A 72-year-old man from Meadow, S.D. was driving north at approximately 1:45 p.m. on the highway about a mile north of St. Anthony when he lost …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

California man charged with murder in Williston

October 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

WILLISTON — A California man has been charged with the murder of another man outside the entrance to a downtown strip club in August, according to court documents.
Kyle Siler, 29, a former bouncer at Whispers strip club, was charged Tuesday with C…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Butterfly species added to list of endangered species

October 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

LAKEWOOD, Colo. — Two species of butterflies are now protected under the Endangered Species Act.
The Dakota skipper and Poweshiek skipperling have suffered population declines due to loss and degradation of their native grasslands, according to th…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Butterfly species added to list of endangered species

October 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

LAKEWOOD, Colo. — Two species of butterflies are now protected under the Endangered Species Act.
The Dakota skipper and Poweshiek skipperling have suffered population declines due to loss and degradation of their native grasslands, according to th…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Dakotas human trafficking laws lacking, group says: Minnesota’s Safe Harbor law sets standard for others

September 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — North Dakota and South Dakota have the nation’s weakest laws on human trafficking, according to a set of ratings released Wednesday by a nonprofit organization fighting modern-day slavery.
Minnesota, meanwhile, was among the states …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Convicted killer found dead in prison: Cause of death not released

September 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The man who killed a Mitchell woman in 2013 was found dead in his prison cell early Monday.

Kent Davidson, 37, was convicted in April and sentenced to life in prison in May for first-degree murder for the death of Crystal Ann …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com