Stories tagged: South Dakota
Sat., Dec. 9, 2017, 3:27 p.m.
South Dakota prosecutors to include dashcam video in trial
Prosecutors intend to present a dashcam video as evidence during the upcoming trial of a Washington state man accused of trying to kill a Highway Patrol trooper in South Dakota …
Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 5:23 p.m.
Keystone pipeline leaks 210K gallons of oil in South Dakota
TransCanada Corp. and state regulators say the Keystone pipeline leaked 210,000 gallon of oil in South Dakota. State officials say they don’t believe the leak polluted surface water bodies or …
Tue., Oct. 31, 2017, 8:32 a.m.
Two South Dakota college football players charged with rape
Two University of South Dakota football players have been charged with second-degree rape in an alleged assault this month at an off-campus residence.
Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 9:44 a.m.
Nebraska court ends beer sales near South Dakota reservation
Four Nebraska beer stores criticized for selling millions of cans each year to an American Indian reservation where alcohol is banned will remain closed after the state Supreme Court on …
Mon., July 24, 2017, 11:05 a.m.
Two dead, 8 hurt in South Dakota crash
Authorities say two people are dead and eight others are injured after a vehicle slammed into a group of people outside a rehabilitation center in southeast South Dakota.
UPDATED: Thu., June 15, 2017, 9:12 a.m.
Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs captured after 1 year
Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs was captured Wednesday night in South Dakota after being on the run for nearly a year after escaping from home confinement in Utah pending trial …
UPDATED: Sat., April 15, 2017, 6:32 p.m.
Native American tribes fear end of federal heating help
Native American tribes fear what will happen if President Donald Trump succeeds in eliminating an energy assistance program that they say is crucial to their members.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 28, 2017, 2:41 p.m.
South Dakota ‘alternative facts’ science bill is rejected
There’s some pretty good news in the world of science education – at least for people who care about authentic science education: An “alternative facts” science bill in South Dakota …
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 4:20 p.m.
300 wild horses in South Dakota need homes as deadline looms
Volunteers are scrambling to find homes for hundreds of wild horses in South Dakota that were spared a possible trip to the slaughterhouse but are now suffering through a harsh …
Tue., Dec. 20, 2016, 11:29 p.m.
South Dakota stands in way of Gonzaga perfection
Gonzaga has one obstacle standing in the way of an unbeaten run through its non-conference schedule and making some history in the process.
Tue., Dec. 20, 2016, 5:59 p.m.
Gonzaga-South Dakota key matchups
The Coyotes are 9-5, the program’s best start since joining Division I in 2008.
Wed., Oct. 26, 2016, 11:54 a.m.
SkyWest pilot suspected drunk, arrested in South Dakota
Police in South Dakota have arrested the pilot of a SkyWest Airlines plane on suspicion of being under the influence of alcohol.
Mon., Oct. 10, 2016, 3:37 p.m.
Army Corps holds off on resuming Dakota Access pipeline work
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers won’t yet authorize construction of the $3.8 billion, four-state Dakota Access oil pipeline on federal land in southern North Dakota, it said Monday, along …
Sun., Sept. 11, 2016, 7:26 p.m.
More states, including Washington, focusing on giving Native American students better chance of success
In Washington and across the U.S., Native American students struggle more than any other student group to attend school consistently and graduate on time. But this year more states are …
Fri., Aug. 12, 2016, 7:07 p.m.
People thrown ‘like little rag dolls’ in JetBlue turbulence
People were “thrown around like little rag dolls” when turbulence rocked a JetBlue flight from Massachusetts to California, a passenger said Friday, in an incident that left more than 20 …
Tue., Aug. 9, 2016, 10:14 a.m.
Imperiled Washington children recovered safe in South Dakota
South Dakota authorities say two children taken from their Washington state home by their father are safe, and the father has been charged.
Mon., Aug. 8, 2016, 12:06 p.m.
Four hurt when motorcycle goes off stage, into crowd at Sturgis
Four people suffered injuries that were not life threatening during a motorcycle stunt gone wrong Sunday night at a campground that hosts hordes of visitors during the annual Sturgis Motorcycle …
Fri., July 8, 2016, 4:30 p.m.
NTSB says Delta plane landed at wrong airport
A Delta Air Lines jetliner with 130 passengers on board landed at the wrong airport in South Dakota Thursday evening, said a spokesman for the National Transportation Safety Board, which …
Mon., June 13, 2016, 8:32 p.m.
Man involved in trooper assault later saved by another trooper
A man who admitted to being an accessory in the beating of a South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper was recently saved from a burning car by a Washington state trooper.
Wed., May 25, 2016, 10:19 a.m.
Three Washington suspects plead guilty in beating of South Dakota trooper
Three Washington state residents accused in the beating of a South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper have pleaded guilty and agreed to testify against a fourth suspect.
Thu., April 28, 2016, 8:02 a.m.
Dakota oilfield wastewater spills release toxins, scientists say
Brine spills from oil development in western North Dakota are releasing toxins into soils and waterways, sometimes at levels exceeding federal water quality standards, scientists reported Wednesday.
Wed., April 20, 2016, 2:27 p.m.
Colville Reservation one of two selected for national census test
Two Native American reservations – one in the Dakotas and another in Washington – have been selected as test sites ahead of the 2020 census, as officials mull whether to …
Thu., April 7, 2016, 4:25 p.m.
TransCanada: 16,800 gallons of oil leaked in South Dakota
TransCanada estimates that about 16,800 gallons of oil leaked into a field in South Dakota as part of a spill that has shut the Keystone pipeline down while officials investigate.
Thu., March 17, 2016, 5:38 p.m.
NCAA tournament returns to Spokane Arena with underdogs hopeful
As Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena gets set to host its fifth NCAA men’s tournament in 13 years, fans of the longshots hope for a repeat of 2014 upsets.
Tue., March 1, 2016, 4:54 p.m.
South Dakota governor says no to law on transgender bathrooms
South Dakota’s governor vetoed a bill Tuesday that would have made the state the first in the U.S. to approve a law requiring transgender students to use bathrooms and locker …
Sat., Nov. 14, 2015, 6:05 p.m.
Feds nab sex traffickers in SD: ‘catching awful lot of them’
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – It was an anonymous two-story house with an outdoor side staircase, nothing that looked ominous to Kevin Koliner when he passed by going to and from …
Sun., April 28, 2013
South Dakota sanctuary lets nature take its course on open range
HOT SPRINGS, S.D. – The wild horses eyed us hard across the broad South Dakota plains. There were two of us: With me was Monte Matheson, a thickly bearded retired …
Sun., Nov. 18, 2012, 5:02 p.m.
Bulldogs men overwhelm South Dakota 96-58
Gonzaga led by 18 points late in the first half and there was no real threat of a South Dakota comeback, but Bulldogs coach Mark Few wanted a timeout.
Sun., Nov. 18, 2012
No. 19 Gonzaga host to South Dakota
It’s a game that falls between some rather large ones on Gonzaga’s nonconference men’s basketball schedule. Coming off an 84-50 thrashing of West Virginia and coming up on the Old …