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Zero Out Negative Energy Middle school girls get in the ZONE
Mount Vernon native Alan Greenway dies
MHS Speech and Debate team placings released
Sanborn Central students wins Patriot's Pen contest
Community Calendar for Dec. 23 through Dec. 29
GUEBERT: The elephant in the pantry
COLUMN: Need to look back before continuing forward
Davison County 4-Hers honored at program
Seeds available for educational garden programs
SDCA urges Vilsack to withdraw second beef checkoff proposal
McCardle places first at Warrior Invite
Mitchell gymnastics wins Jill McCormick Invite
Area basketball roundup: Reed Harter leads Colome to victory with 36 points
SDSU survives in OT, tops Utah State 68-65
South Dakota rallies to beat Montana 67-62
Photos from the Oak Ridge Boys' Christmas Tour at the Corn Palace
At the Movies
Mitchell woman celebrates 70th
New books at Mitchell Public Library
Popp birth announcement
Jeffrey J. Bame
Ronald "Ron" Carlson
Agnes Mildred Gran
OUR VIEW: Week in review
LETTER: Remember Jesus is bigger than we are
LETTER: Does 911 service depend on your family?
LETTER: Want a voice? Participate
LETTERS: Christians stand up for what's right
PHOTO: Ice fishing time
SD accepting applications for wildlife grants
14-year-old catches 23-pound northern pike in SD
WILTZ: A Dakota wildlife paradise
Youth hunters have success
November 24, 2014
Pastor speaks of pain and success
HOWARD — During this week when many people are counting their blessings, the Rev. Daniel Walker feels he has a lot to be thankful for every day. He grew up in a home where his father died young and his mother sent him off to live with Walker's stern and difficult uncle when...
news / local
November 24, 2014 - 7:33am
September 12, 2014
A mission of Poets
"Did I tell you we're going to Africa?" That's how my mother, Cheryl DenOuden, broke the news to me about a year ago that she and my dad, Don DenOuden, decided to go on a mission trip to Kenya with a team of people from Poet, the ethanol company where my dad works. When I said,...
September 12, 2014 - 9:16pm
August 26, 2014
WILTZ: African Plains Game -- There's nothing plain about it.
As I lay in bed the first night in camp, I thought about the half cabin -- half tent that would be home for the next six nights. The raspy cough of a leopard interrupted my thoughts, I climbed from bed and pulled down the zipper of my front screen door. There would be no unwelcome...
outdoors / hunting
August 26, 2014 - 9:02pm
July 12, 2014
African church dedicated to former Mitchell man’s memory
By Mari Olson Dakota Wesleyan University Beauty and hardship. Atrocities and forgiveness. Poverty and rebirth. East Africa is a paradox best understood by breaking bread with the people who live there. Members of a Dakota Wesleyan University team recently...
July 12, 2014 - 3:02pm
February 14, 2014
Locals to help build church roofs in Africa
A group of 12 local residents will leave Sunday for the African nation of Cameroon for a two-week mission trip. The trip will include building tin roofs for churches in the west central African country and sharing in fellowship. Ten members of the Trinity Lutheran Church of Mitchell...
February 14, 2014 - 8:53pm
September 10, 2012
Sanford Health eyes bigger footprint in Africa
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Officials with Dakotas-based Sanford Health are attending a medical conference in Africa this week that could set the stage for further expansion on that continent. The health network plans to have 10 clinics in the west African nation of Ghana by 2016. "Our...
news / state
September 10, 2012 - 11:55am
September 4, 2012
Makers of anti-warlord Kony video presenting at BHSU
SPEARFISH (AP) -- A group that created a popular Internet video about the brutal African warlord Joseph Kony is coming to South Dakota. The group Invisible Children is scheduled to give a presentation at Black Hills State University next week. The nonprofit organization was founded...
life / state
September 4, 2012 - 11:44am
April 13, 2012
Fundraiser set for DWU African trip
DWU students and staff will depart on their fourth service-learning trip to Tanzania, Africa, this spring and will have a fundraiser dinner and silent auction at 5 p.m. Saturday in the Wagner Chapel. Tickets are $15 per person and dinner begins at 6 p.m. To purchase tickets,...
April 13, 2012 - 7:37am
January 18, 2012
Thune talks African markets, U2, Obama during Mitchell stop
Sen. John Thune has been a U2 fan for three decades, and now he's even more impressed by the band's lead singer, Bono. Thune spent eight days in Africa as part of a congressional delegation and was impressed by Bono's commitment to HIV/AIDS prevention and education. "He's totally...
January 18, 2012 - 6:28am