South Dakota

After Record Storms, FEMA Sends Temporary Houses To Pine Ridge ReservationThe federal government is sending temporary housing to South Dakota's Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, where residents are still recovering from severe storms last spring.
South Dakota Woman Accused Of Assault With A Selfie StickA Sioux Falls woman is accused of assaulting her boyfriend with a selfie stick.
Stolen Giant Pumpkin Returned To South Dakota GrowerA 100-pound pumpkin that was brazenly stolen from the yard of a South Dakota residence has been found and returned, after someone apparently tried but failed to turn it into a giant jack-o'-lantern.
Statewide 4-H Pop Tab Collection Helps Ronald McDonald HouseThe South Dakota State 4-H Youth Council has collected 1,250 pounds of pop can tabs to help the Ronald McDonald House provide families with a place to stay while their child is in the hospital.
Student Charged With Attempted Murder In S. Dakota ShootingA teenage student has been charged with attempted murder in the shooting of a South Dakota high school principal who was lightly wounded in the arm, authorities said Thursday.
S. Dakota High School Principal Shot, Wounded; Students SafeThe principal of a South Dakota high school has been wounded in a shooting at the school. School officials say a suspected shooter is in custody and students are reported safe.
South Dakota Native American Tribe To Open First Ever Marijuana ResortA small South Dakota Native American tribe is taking on a new venture to attract tourism. The Santee Sioux are opening the nation's first marijuana resort on its reservation.
South Dakota Man Convicted In Death Of Adrian Peterson's SonA South Dakota jury on Tuesday convicted a man of second-degree murder and other charges in the death of the 2-year-old son of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson.
Trial Of Man Accused Of Killing Peterson's Son In 2nd WeekThe prosecution has rested its case in the South Dakota trial of a man accused of killing the 2-year-old son of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson.
Survey Suggests Economy Slowing In Rural Parts Of MinnesotaA new survey suggests that the economy will slow down in rural parts of 10 Western and Plains states -- including Minnesota -- in the months ahead. Creighton University economist Ernie Goss says weak crop and energy prices are hurting profits across the region.
Minnesota Man Dies After Police Chase In South DakotaA Minnesota man was killed after authorities said he fled from a Highway Patrol trooper in South Dakota's Brookings County and crashed. Fifty-eight-year-old Douglas Bixby, of Windom, Minnesota, died late Sunday after crashing his car into a ditch embankment and a tree.
Man Accused Of Killing Adrian Peterson's Son To Stand TrialA man accused of killing the 2-year-old son of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson two years ago is set to stand trial in South Dakota.