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Proposal To Move Zesto On Planning Committee Agenda

The longtime establishment would move across from the Mitchell Public Safety Building.

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Driver Crashes Into Sioux Falls Rock Quarry

Police are searching for the driver, who fled the scene on foot.

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Runaways Lead Authorities On Chase

The boys were apprehended Monday morning in Lyman County.

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SD Panel Delays Vote On Armed Sentinel Rule

The vote will take place on August 2.

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One Female Injured In Shooting In Sioux Falls

An apartment building was evacuated after the early morning shooting.

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New SD Park To Be Dedicated

Good Earth State Park is the first state park in 40 years.

Sales Tax Figures Down In Mitchell

Sales tax is down about 1.5 percent so far in 2013.

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Two Letcher Men Indicted On Tax Charges

The pair will stand trial in September.

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Judges Upholding Blood Tests In DUI Cases

The South Dakota Supreme Court will likely weigh in on the issue.

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South Dakota Man Challenges Life Sentence

Paul Dean Jensen Jr. was sentenced to life in prison for a murder he committed when he was 14.

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This weekend in entertainment history

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A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case.

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Time for Iran to make tough decisions in nuclear talks

In this March 26, 2015, photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, center, leaves a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other U.S. officials at a hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland. U.S. and Iranian diplomats gather at a Baroque palace in Europe, a historic nuclear agreement within reach. Over Iraq’s deserts, their militaries fight a common foe. Leaders in Washington and Tehran, capitals once a million miles from each other in ideological terms, wrestle for the first time in decades with the notion of a rapprochement.

Six world powers and Iran move closer to a deal, but there are still major disagreements.