Good morningDaily digest: Things to know for the day ahead
• Hanson-McCook Regional Library Bookmobile, 9:15 to 10 a.m., Fulton; 10:30 to 11:15 a.m., Epiphany.
• Longfellow Elementary Scholastic Book Fair, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Longfellow Elementary School, Mitchell.
• Dakota Counseling Institute board of directors meeting, noon, Pathway, Mitchell.
• Third Thursdays on Main, businesses open to 7:30 p.m., includes farmers market and building tours, Main Street, Mitchell.
• Mitchell Ducks Unlimited Fall Banquet, doors open at 5:30 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m., auction to follow, Highland Conference Center, Mitchell.
• Longfellow Elementary Scholastic Book Fair, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., Longfellow Elementary School, Mitchell.
• Open bridge games, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., $5 entry fee; James Valley Community Center, Mitchell.
• Hawaiian Prom, 7 to 9:30 p.m., $4, James Valley Community Center, Mitchell.
• Gluten Free of South Dakota support group meeting, 6 p.m., Conference Room 1, Avera Queen of Peace Hospital, Mitchell.
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Things to remember
FALL PREVENTION PROGRAM SCHEDULED: A program on how to prevent a fall will be presented at 11 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 21, at James Valley Community Center, Mitchell.
The event is sponsored in cooperation with Firesteel Healthcare Center and Integrated Therapy Services.
Mega Millions: Winning numbers drawn Tuesday: 5-9-22-36-49; Mega Ball: 36; Megaplier: 3; estimated jackpot: $15 million.
The per capita income for the past 12 months in 2010 dollars (from 2006 to 2010) was $24,110 in South Dakota, compared to $27,334 for the United States.
Median household income for 2006 to 2010 in South Dakota was $46,369, compared to $51,914 nationwide, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.
Today in local history
Mitchell voters rejected the events center plan by 69 percent on this date in 2007. Voter turnout was 44 percent, second highest in a Mitchell municipal election since 1994. The election results stalled the events center movement.