Good morningDaily digest: Things to know for the day ahead, from Bingo to a bookmobile to a blood drive.
Things to do
• 30 point pitch games, 1 p.m., $1 per person, James Valley Community Center, Mitchell.
• Hanson-McCook Regional Library Bookmobile, 8 to 8:15 a.m., Good Samaritan; 8:30 to 2 p.m., Canistota.
• “Get Fit While You Sit,” 2 p.m., Cancer Center lobby, Mitchell.
• Dakota Wesleyan University Brown Bag Lunch with Democratic candidate Quinten Burg, noon to 1 p.m., Java City, McGovern Library, DWU Campus, Mitchell.
• Mitchell Area Cancer Support Group meeting, 7 p.m., Conference Room 1, Avera Queen of Peace Hospital, Mitchell.
• Bingo, 1 p.m., $1 a card or six cards for $5, James Valley Community Center, Mitchell.
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Things to remember
CANCER SUPPORT GROUP TO MEET: Mitchell Area Cancer Support Group will meet at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 30, in Conference Room 1, Avera Queen of Peace Hospital, Mitchell.
The meeting will feature a Halloween celebration with hats, pumpkin carving designs and special reasons to celebrate.
For information call 995-2205.
BLOOD DRIVE SET FOR LETCHER: United Blood Services blood drive will be held from 3:30 to 6:15 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 1, at the Community Center, Letcher.
To make an appointment to donate, call Mary Luckett at 248-2466.
Powerball: 22-32-34-36-56; Powerball, 33. Est. Jackpot, $100 million.
Dakota Cash: 8-9-17-26-32. Est. jackpot, $20,000.
Hot Lotto: 3-5-28-32-34, Hot Ball, 4. Est. jackpot, $4.5 million.
Mega Millions: 4-15-24-36-40; Megaball, 44; Megaplier, 2. Est. jackpot, $27 million.
Wild Card 2: 4-20-23-24-31; Wildcard, King of Clubs. Est. jackpot, $225,000.
In 1938 on Oct. 30, Orson Welles broadcast the “War of the Worlds” on CBS radio and started a nationwide panic.
Today in local history
On this date in 2007, the Mitchell Regional 911 Center boasted new flat-screen computers, and other extras in the work consoles to provide a more efficient and work friendly environment for the dispatchers.