Weather Forecast


BACK IN TIME: Fire school parade

This photo was taken in 1958 during a South Dakota State Fire School Parade in Mitchell. Riding the 1919 LaFrance fire truck in front seat are Captain Clete O’Byrne and Chief Asa Wheeler, in back from left is Harvey Baldwin and two unknown firemen. The photo was taken near the intersection of Second Avenue and Main Street. Buildings in the background from the left are the First National Bank, Army Surplus Store and Time Theater. (Photo courtesy of Mitchell Area Historical Society)