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Funeral Saturday for bicycling mom killed in crash
Study shows Aberdeen, Harrisburg, Canton and Mobridge in or near oil train ‘blast zones’
New pastor named at Northridge Baptist
Crumbling road infrastructure slows energy boom in nation
Around the Region
Myers selects Hubbel as running mate
Pressler invites Obama to SD to talk health care
Former independent candidate in court
Rounds only candidate to support EB-5
Senate candidates show wide array on energy issues
Tourism department sells scenic SD with ads, social media
Tipped workers fare better across SD border
Tveit named to Million Dollar Round Table
PHOTO: New McDonald's
Blasius to lead health group
Mitchell woman to hold American Flag during MLB’s All-Star Game at Target Field
Post 18 falls in tournament opener
3-on-3 basketball tournament at Blarney's canceled
Miller leaving Memphis, Cleveland a possible destination
Amateur baseball roundup: Mount Vernon edges Tripp/Delmont
PHOTO: Homesteading exhibit
Farmer native to mark 70 years as a nun
ACT opens doors to area artists
Bankruptcies for July 12
Lunch menus for July 14 through July 18
Danny Lee Stone
Elaine Faye (Johnson) Kruse
Mary M. Klein
WOSTER: Delight and danger — the two sides of fireworks
OPINION: VA must preserve Battle Mountain Sanitarium
LETTER: Let’s find ways to save the VA
LETTER: Don’t buy into the gas tax deception
LETTER: Hobby Lobby’s logic flawed on birth control
WILTZ: Roger dares to question Jeremy Wade of "River Monsters" fame
More anglers buying licenses in South Dakota so far in 2014
Several SD preserve operators seek 30-pheasant daily bag
GF&P delays decision on fall turkey season
Best thing about big cities are songs written about them
June 29, 2014
Longtime auctioneer honored with Hall of Fame induction
By Tracy Frank FARGO, N.D. — Tony Heinze has perfected his quick-fire rhythmic chant over the past 47 years. The auctioneer picked up the skill, he said, because, “I was 21 years old, and I was tired of leaning on a shovel.” Heinze, of Heinze-Trottier-Parkman Auction...
news / nation
June 29, 2014 - 11:01pm
Local student earns scholarship
Tim Uher, Mitchell, has been awarded a joint $1,000 scholarship from the Ken Austin Memorial Education Fund Scholarship and the Minnesota-South Dakota Equipment Dealers Association, along with his sponsoring dealership, Davison County Implement of Mitchell. Uher, one of five students...
June 29, 2014 - 2:27pm
June 15, 2014
Howard native recognized for preservation of cultural landscapes
HOWARD -- Charles Leider has dedicated more than 50 years to landscape architecture. The 82-year-old Howard native and former Oklahoma State University professor received a Citation of Merit Award at the Oklahoma State Historic Preservation Conference last week at the University...
news / state
June 15, 2014 - 10:22pm
June 13, 2014
Sen. Johnson accepting nominations for Angels in Adoption
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. Tim Johnson, D-S.D., announced Friday that he is accepting nominations for the Angels in Adoption program. Each year, Johnson recognizes South Dakotans who have made a difference in the lives of children in need of a family. "As the grandfather...
June 13, 2014 - 11:26pm
June 11, 2014
MMS student takes second place in national reading contest
Jamison Gross, a student at Mitchell Middle School, has won second place in the "Healers Trilogy Teen Reading Contest," sponsored by the author of "The Healers", Donna Labermeier. For his efforts, Gross has earned a $3,000 cash prize with $1,500 of it earmarked for the Mitchell...
news / local
June 11, 2014 - 8:58pm
Toronto named 2014 Intelligent Community of the Year
NEW YORK CITY -- A Canada city was recognized for its intelligence last week. Toronto, Ontario, Canada, was named the 2014 Intelligent Community of the Year on Thursday at the Intelligent Community Forum's annual awards in New York City, according to a press release. In October,...
news / nation
June 11, 2014 - 8:51pm
June 9, 2014
Mitchell Prehistoric Indian Village awarded 2014 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
The Mitchell Prehistoric Indian Village announced Monday it received a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award. "Winning the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence is a true source of pride for the entire team at the Mitchell Prehistoric Indian Village, and we'd like to thank...
news / business
June 9, 2014 - 11:50pm
June 4, 2014
Spirit of Dakota Award Society seeking nominations
The Spirit of Dakota Award Society is seeking nominations for their 28th anniversary award presentation and celebration. The recipient of this award will be announced at a banquet on Oct.
June 4, 2014 - 7:57pm
June 1, 2014
Winners announced in State Securities Division Essay Contest
PIERRE — Seniors from South Dakota high schools have been named cash prize winners in an essay contest coordinated by the South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation, Division of Securities. "How to Create Financial Independence by Understanding Five Principles of Investing"...
June 1, 2014 - 9:52pm
May 26, 2014
Mitchell student wins awards at USF
Kendra Knight, Mitchell, was recognized as the Outstanding Art Education Student in the Visual and Performing Arts category and as the Outstanding Business Administration Student at the annual Spirit of Excellence Awards Celebration at the University of Sioux Falls, held recently...
May 26, 2014 - 4:42pm
May 24, 2014
Mitchell, Kimball high schools recognized by EF High School Exchange
Mitchell and Kimball high schools have received national recognition for excellence in global education from EF High School Exchange Year, the leader in high school exchange. The EF High School Exchange Year Global Education Excellence Award is presented annually to high schools...
May 24, 2014 - 9:39pm
May 22, 2014
Mitchell's Hinkle, Boddicker recognized for banking success
First National Bank South Dakota is pleased to announce that Gwen Hinkle and Heather Boddicker of Mitchell have been named as a recipients of First National Bank South Dakota's First Quarter 2014 Star Performer Award. The Star Performer Program is the bank's employee recognition...
news / business
May 22, 2014 - 2:51pm
May 21, 2014
Flandreau officer wins national intelligence award
PIERRE (AP) — An Army National Guard officer from Flandreau, South Dakota, has received a national award for her role as an intelligence officer in Afghanistan. First Lt. Bridget Flannery is the winner of the 2014 Colonel Carl F. Eifler Award. Lt. Col. Michael Oster in the...
news / state
May 21, 2014 - 10:48pm
Brad Greenway to receive 2014 Governor's Ag Ambassador Award
PIERRE — Brad Greenway of Mitchell, will be awarded the 2014 Governor's Ag Ambassador Award on Friday, June 27, at the annual Governor's Agricultural Summit in Deadwood. "Brad has dedicated many years to advocating for South Dakota agriculture," said Gov. Dennis Daugaard. "He...
news / state
May 21, 2014 - 8:17pm
May 19, 2014
Area wheat growers honored by seed company
Syngenta recently recognized its top-performing AgriPro brand wheat seed associates from the Plains for sales excellence and achievement at regional AgriPro wheat meetings.
news / local
May 19, 2014 - 7:57pm