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U.S. Republican Senator McCain will return Tuesday for healthcare vote
200 immigrants in Texas were smuggled into a pitch-black trailer. 10 died, and the driver has been charged.
Schopp says no missing money came from GEAR UP program
Free hot dogs for a year!
Aquatic center waterslide plan stays afloat
Sony inks deal to sell PlayStation Vue internet TV service through small cable operators
A Wisconsin company is offering to implant microchips in their employees
The 401(k) match is back, and it's getting bigger
Starbucks' latest bid to perk up sales growth: on-tap coffee
J.C. Penney to add toy sections in all stores
The happenstance farmer: Young Minnesota producer in unexpected career
Testing times: Drought means watching forage, water
How drought victims can use ND's 1.4M acres of CRP land to find relief
Nebraska soybean plant predictor of South Dakota project
AgweekTV: Canola is king
After long rain delay, Spearfish ends M/M’s season
Pitch-count rule looms large at Legion tourneys
Bergeson places 28th in trapshooting at NHSFR
Mitchell tennis claims two titles
Baltic wins Class B U14 VFW state title
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Flax oil good for humans, pets
Bee management practices continually changing
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Geraldine "Gerry" Mathis
Agnes F. Schelske
Sheri Podhradsky Camfield
DAUGAARD: Budget practices: SD vs. DC
OPINION: State agencies know governor is watching
Christmas already? Consider this gift-giving practice
LETTER: Improving government in South Dakota.
Swift: Decorating project really takes the cake
Wiltz: A dream of an outdoor TV show
South Dakota drought conditions affect pheasant population
Bass fishing tournament to be held in South Dakota
Wiltz: What exactly was a mountain man?
Wiltz: Fishing and prairie dogs is a full SD day
Lori Vogt Bridal Shower
Richard 'Wally' Moe
Florence (Smith) Wilson
Jim and Connie Lynde
July 29, 2013
BOOKS: Unique presentation negates predictable ending of boy's tale
Are you planning to run away from home? Now, there's a manual. "The Beginner's Guide to Running Away from Home," by Jennifer Larue Huget,...
July 29, 2013 - 9:05am
July 22, 2013
BOOKS: No words needed to convey emotions of 'Bluebird'
"Bluebird," by Bob Staake, has no words. Instead, the grey and blue pictures tell the story. I take that back. On the opening spread, you'll...
July 22, 2013 - 12:09am
July 16, 2013
BOOKS: Daozi wields 'Brush of the Gods' in Look's imagined bio
Wu Daozi lived more than 1,300 years ago. He's known as China's greatest painter. But what was he like as a kid? "Brush of the Gods," by...
July 16, 2013 - 8:56am
July 13, 2013
DWU's Duffey to publish Midwestern detective story
In the same style that made works like "Gone Baby, Gone" and "L.A.
July 13, 2013 - 11:27am
July 8, 2013
Baseball and mystery mix in 'Strike Three, You're Dead'
When 12-year-old Lenny Norbeck wins the Armchair Announcer contest to broadcast an inning for a Philadelphia Phillies game, he is sure his dream...
July 8, 2013 - 7:21am
July 3, 2013
New books available at Mitchell Public Library
FICTION: "Ladies' Night," Mary Kay Andrews; "A Certain Summer," Patricia Beard; "The King's Deception," Steve Berry; "The Shining Girls," Lauren...
July 3, 2013 - 7:29am
July 2, 2013
BOOKS: 'Starstruck' lights up Hollywood's golden age
When 17-year-old Margaret Frobisher cuts school to hang out in Schwab's Pharmacy in Hollywood, she can only dream she'll meet some stars. ...
July 2, 2013 - 10:53am
June 24, 2013
'We are all ... South Dakotans'
How do you describe a South Dakotan? Resourceful. Patriotic. Friendly. Adventurous. Resilient. Conservative. All those words and more were used...
June 24, 2013 - 7:30am
BOOKS: Paulsen takes on teenage politics in 'Vote'
Fourteen-year-old Kevin Spencer never expected to be running for student body president. But ever since his first date with Tina Zabrinski, "the...
June 24, 2013 - 7:16am
June 19, 2013
Dakota Discovery Museum to host book signing
The Dakota Discovery Museum will host Dorothy Hargens-Waldron of Chadron, Neb., at a book signing for "Black Hills Doc: 1892-1945." She will speak on the Hargens family history and her work in compiling, editing and publishing the work. The book signing and talk will be from 2 p.m....
June 19, 2013 - 5:00am
June 16, 2013
BOOKS: Crane poetry makes an uplifting picture book
When you're looking at a construction site, poetry may not come to mind. But award-winning poet Rebecca Kai Dotlich sees the possibilities. "What...
June 16, 2013 - 11:44pm
June 10, 2013
BOOKS: 'Grasshopper Magic' will make chapter book readers jump for joy
The Willow children aren't sure what causes the magic at their house. They know it comes from somewhere underground, but they never know exactly...
June 10, 2013 - 7:13am
June 8, 2013
Area authors to sign books at Old West Flea Market and Scavengers' Journey
OACOMA -- Old West Trading Post, located at Interstate 90 Exit 260 at Oacoma, will be hosting several area authors for a book signing the weekend of June 22-23, as part of Old West's 14th Annual Flea Market and the Second Annual Scavengers' Journey. Amanda Radke, of Mitchell,...
June 8, 2013 - 7:20am
June 5, 2013
BOOKS: Bedtime poem, picture book awakens young imaginations
The mark of a good picture book is that it can hold up to repeated readings. As we speak, I'm on my sixth reading (at least!) of "When Mermaids...
June 5, 2013 - 8:20am
May 28, 2013
BOOKS: 'Mighty Lalouche' powerful story
The first line of a story carries clout. If it begins with "Once upon a time," it's clear the story is fiction. But suppose the story begins...
May 28, 2013 - 8:25am