Tests reveal Studebaker was in high gear

Cheryl Miller & Pam Jackson

Investigators awaiting results from DNA analysis By David Lias david.lias@plaintalk.net Tests done on the 1960 Studebaker Lark discovered in Brule Creek near a gravel pit in Union County indicate the vehicle was in high gear when it entered the channel. The automobile was last seen 42 years ago, being driven … Read Article

Officials struggle with aging safety center repairs

By Travis Gulbrandson travis.gulbrandson@plaintalk.net The HVAC system in Vermillion’s Public Safety Center is be too old for permanent repairs, which may result in the police station being relocated some time in the next decade. Police Chief Matt Betzen discussed the possibility with the Vermillion City Council at the council’s regular … Read Article

Authorities investigating alleged rape on USD campus

By Travis Gulbrandson travis.gulbrandson@plaintalk.net The city police are investigating an alleged rape that took place more than a week ago at Coyote Village on the University of South Dakota campus. The incident is alleged to have taken place between two students on Sunday, Oct. 6. Police Chief Matt Betzen told … Read Article