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S.D. Board of Education to consider new teacher certification process
Wagner man charged with raping 12-year-old girl
Platte’s New Hope to be ready for use by spring
Dakota Wesleyan band director selected for masterclass in London
‘Communication gaps’ lead to pool bid confusion
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
SDSU-led cattle seminar stirs up consumer impact ideas
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
U.S. takes step to boost organic food production
Puerto Ricans could ease South Dakota dairy labor shortage
Catching up with former area athletes: Howard's Noid earns Player of the Week honors
Area wrestling roundup: KWLPG wins three at home quad
No. 5 Avon downs Mitchell Christian
Mitchell Christian holds off Avon
Area basketball roundup: Peterson powers Platte-Geddes over Burke/South Central
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Marian L. Young
NOEM: Nothing less than a miracle
Palace City Profile: Life's path led back home for the Anderson family
WOSTER: Presidential communication: From Washington's horse rides to Trump tweets
HEINERT: Disappointed in governor's Spearfish Canyon State Park plan
OUR VIEW: Self-assess screen time for children
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
August 6, 2014
Philanthropy awards nominations deadline: Aug. 8
In conjunction with National Philanthropy Day, the South Dakota Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals sponsors an annual award program to recognize outstanding philanthropy by individuals, businesses, and communities. This year's 2014 Governor's Awards for Philanthropy...
August 6, 2014 - 7:10pm
July 31, 2014
DWU named 2014 Great College to Work by higher education survey
Dakota Wesleyan University is one of the best colleges in the nation to work for, according to a new survey by The Chronicle of Higher Education. The results, released today in The Chronicle’s seventh annual report on The Academic Workplace, are based on a survey of more than...
July 31, 2014 - 7:31am
July 24, 2014
SD Guard units receive national award
RAPID CITY — A number of South Dakota Army National Guard units with area connections recently received the National Guard Bureau’s Superior Unit Award in recognition of outstanding achievement during training year 2013. The Superior Unit Award is presented to units who meet...
July 24, 2014 - 6:36am
July 23, 2014
Thune Selects Nagys for 2014 Angels in Adoption Award
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., announced Wednesday his selection of Scott and Jamie Nagy and their family of Brookings for the 2014 Angels in Adoption Award presented by the Congressional Coalition on Adoption, of which Thune is a member. Scott, the head coach...
July 23, 2014 - 10:15pm
July 22, 2014
Mitchell trio places at National health conference
Three Mitchell High School students placed in the top 10 at the National Health Occupation Students of America Conference on June 25-28 in Orlando,...
July 22, 2014 - 10:51pm
July 17, 2014
Get Pinned wins rodeo window contest for 2014
The Mitchell Stampede Rodeo Committee and Mitchell Main Street & Beyond have announced that Get Pinned, owned by Catina Kost, located at 210 N. Main St., is this year’s Mitchell Stampede Rodeo Window Decorating/ Dress Western Blitz contest winner. The business will receive...
July 17, 2014 - 12:33pm
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...
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...
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...
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,...
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...
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