Good morningDaily digest: Things to know for the day ahead, from the Mike Miller Classic to the Pre-New Year's Eve Bash to winning lottery numbers.
Things to do
• Mike Miller Classic, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., Corn Palace, Mitchell. Friday
• Mike Miller Classic, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., Corn Palace, Mitchell. Saturday
• Mike Miller Classic, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., Corn Palace, Mitchell.
• Pre-New Year’s Eve Bash, 7:30 p.m., social hour; 9 p.m. Dueling Pianos show, Highland Conference Center, Mitchell. To submit items for “Things to do,” email firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to The Daily Republic, 120 S. Lawler St., P.O. Box 1288, Mitchell, S.D., 57301.
Mega Millions: No winners Tuesday; Winning numbers: 2-3-18-34-48; Megaball: 36; Megaplier: 4; Estimated jackpot: $25 million.
Powerball: Winning numbers drawn Wednesday: 11-13-23-43-54; Powerball: 4; Estimated jackpot: $50 million.
Dakota Cash: Winning numbers drawn Wednesday: 2-3-5-25-30; Estimated jackpot: $117,000.
Wild Card 2: Winning numbers drawn Wednesday: 6-9-12-22-26; Wild Card: Queen of Clubs; Estimated jackpot: $480,000.
Hot Lotto: Winning numbers drawn Wednesday: 7-19-32-34-35; Hot Ball: 19; Estimated jackpot: $8.03 million.
The headline of a story on Page B5 of Monday’s edition said Mark Peters Memorial Scholarships are available “for Mitchell students.” In fact, the scholarships are available to all students in the Mitchell trade area, including cities other than Mitchell.
According to the Rural Life Census Data Center at South Dakota State University in Brookings, Davison County ranked 10th in counties with the estimated greatest number of uninsured individuals in 2006. The number in Davison County was 1,956. Minnehaha County ranked first with 14,343.
Today in local history
On this date in 2011, it was reported that Mitchell’s Dakota Discovery Museum had unveiled its latest fundraising campaign with hopes of gaining public support.
The museum’s fundraiser — called the Community Challenge Campaign — arose after two anonymous contributors pledged to combine to match $5,000 in public donations to assist in funding the museum’s day-to-day operational expenses.