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School board to take initial look at budget proposal
County board to hear reports
Council will meet to set malt beverage hearing
DWU Commencement, baccalaureate services announced
Rep. Steve Scalise discharged from hospital after 'successful' surgery
Farm bill delays, ethanol waivers worry SD Sen. Rounds
Sanford to detail its extensive medical research at Vatican conference
Commentary: Trump lied to me about his wealth to get onto the Forbes 400
The gift of a supportive mother-in-law
An unpredictable spring puts burden on early planting
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Corn farmers may be eligible for Syngenta settlement
Acreage may be dictated by weather, not economics
Beets return to prominence: American Crystal Sugar share values show strength
ND school unveils $450,000 ag expansion
Tiger baseball falls to Red Raiders
Area baseball roundup: Howard goes 3-1 in Northville
MVP's Walz claims two races at Ipswich
Twins' Morrison on ailing former teammate Farquhar: 'An awesome human being'
Landry wins in San Antonio for first PGA Tour title
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Roger A. Sorensen
Lilas I. Schmucker
Donald W. Schimmel
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
LETTER: A defense of the NRA
LETTER: 'Big Wind' is moving into South Dakota
LETTER: Voting is a right worth exercising
LETTER: Hawks are factor in pheasant numbers
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Wiltz: What's the best way to feed dogs?
Wiltz: Deer hunting is mighty important to me
Antlerless deer hunting proposed for Dec. 8-16
Tom and Sherri
Donna Johnson 85th birthday
April 21, 2018
Mitchell’s prom pair: Teachers mark 25 years of putting on the big dance
Mitchell’s prom is a well-oiled machine, but not without 25 years of hard work by two key players. High school teachers Lori Schmidt and Tom...
April 21, 2018 - 7:30am
April 20, 2018
Historian: Interstate 29 benefits South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS — A U.S. senator from South Dakota saw a promising future if federal officials extended Interstate 29 to Canada rather than end it at Interstate 90 in Sioux Falls, a historian from Aberdeen said Friday. U.S. Sen. Francis Case also was responsible for the I-229 bypass...
April 20, 2018 - 4:37pm
Plankinton native speaks of SD suffrage history
SIOUX FALLS — This year marks the centennial of South Dakota men changing the state constitution and giving women the right to vote. Ruth Page Jones told the story Friday during the Center for Western Studies annual conference at Augustana University. She grew up at Plankinton...
April 20, 2018 - 4:11pm
MHS Programming II class competes in USD competition
Mitchell High School's Programming II class competed at USD's Parallax Robot Maze Solver Competition, also known as the High School Robotic Programming Contest, on April 11. Marisa Osterloo and Brayden Polreisz placed first within South Dakota and second place overall among teams...
April 20, 2018 - 3:53pm
April 19, 2018
Olson directs his final MHS play, 'The Day the Internet Died'
After directing 51 plays and musicals, the spring play marks director Mel Olson's last production at Mitchell High School. "There's a time to...
April 19, 2018 - 8:01am
April 17, 2018
Are Juuls in your school? Popular e-cigarettes alarming health officials
An e-cigarette that looks like a pocket-sized computer device is alarming health officials because of its potency and popularity among teenagers....
April 17, 2018 - 9:14pm
April 14, 2018
Bridgewater-Emery's Fink is three-time state winner of geo bee
Owen Fink lives a self-proclaimed double life. On one side, he's an athlete and enjoys hanging out with his friends. On the flip side, he's a...
April 14, 2018 - 8:00am
April 13, 2018
Armour student prepares to take over Prairie Readers
ARMOUR — A local student is taking a popular reading competition into her own hands as she prepares to become the first student to lead...
April 13, 2018 - 9:47am
April 11, 2018
Scotchman and Miss Wesleyan candidates announced at DWU
Twelve Dakota Wesleyan University students are candidates for the Scotchman and Miss Wesleyan awards — the highest honor given to students...
April 11, 2018 - 2:42pm
April 8, 2018
Area seventh-grader wins state geography bee
Owen Fink, a seventh-grader from Bridgewater-Emery School, took top honors at the 2018 South Dakota National Geographic Bee, held Friday at Northern State University in Aberdeen. This was Fink's third year as state champion. He will receive $200, the National Geographic Visual Atlas...
April 8, 2018 - 5:25pm
April 4, 2018
The hidden crisis on college campuses: 36 percent of students don't have enough to eat
WASHINGTON - Caleb Torres lost seven pounds his freshman year of college - and not because he didn't like the food in the dining hall. A first-generation...
April 4, 2018 - 6:54am
April 2, 2018
'Nobody is ever on their own': Platte holds fundraiser for injured teacher
PLATTE — Christa Peterson was the ultimate winner of a three-on-three basketball tournament in Platte on Saturday. Peterson didn't play,...
April 2, 2018 - 7:00am
March 31, 2018
Making the cut: Mitchell's Karly Blaalid 'truly loves to play music'
In fifth grade, at the last second, Karly Blaalid changed her No. 1 instrument pick from flute to trumpet. And she has never regretted the decision....
March 31, 2018 - 10:00am
Stepping up school safety
The face of school security in South Dakota could be changing, sparked by one area administrator's proposal. Recently, amid a flourish of national...
March 31, 2018 - 6:00am
March 30, 2018
Tripp-Delmont, Armour to share superintendent next year
TRIPP/ARMOUR — The Tripp-Delmont and Armour school districts will soon share yet another facet of education. Both schools' boards of education...
March 30, 2018 - 7:00pm