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State House speaker to drop donor disclosure ballot measure
Friday need-to-know: 5 stories
9-year-old boy dies after UTV rollover accident in Douglas County, Minn.
Homes evacuated near Paynesville after semi hauling hazardous materials catches fire
Tillerson says one American dead in Spain attack
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Americans keep crushing it with their 401(k)s
Can melted cheese be Chipotle's savior?
Sony inks deal to sell PlayStation Vue internet TV service through small cable operators
Weather, ag economy play role in lower Dakotafest attendance
Wheat falls to contract lows on fund selling; soy gains
Wisconsin officials act to help Northern Plains drought
2 agriculture groups in Dakotas to vote on merger
Rounds optimistic about upcoming farm bill
Mount Vernon/Plankinton football team loses season opener in Fort Pierre
MHS girls tennis opens with win over Harrisburg
Twins split doubleheader with Indians
Mitchell soccer teams fall to Yankton
Spotlight on prep football: Same group, different name for Canistota/Freeman
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
ROUNDS: Standing strong against foreign aggression
NOEM: Economic and workforce development go hand in hand
3 easy ways to view the eclipse while protecting your eyes
IN OTHER WORDS: Students, step forward and work on The Kernel
THUNE: The future is within our reach
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
Wiltz: A legendary bungled archery hunt
Pheasants Forever, biologists looking for businesses to help fund more public hunting land
July 19, 2017
Two new Harry Potter books to be released in October
The Hogwarts universe is set to expand by an additional two new Harry Potter books, published in conjunction with a British Library event, in...
July 19, 2017 - 1:50pm
July 15, 2017
Scholar traces origins of Midwest 'flyover country' derision
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The name of President Donald Trump appears only once in professor Jon Lauck's new book about perceptions of the Midwest as "flyover country," and then only in a footnote involving polling in Missouri. Yet the book's exploration of decades-old historical trends...
July 15, 2017 - 4:00pm
June 6, 2017
Longtime Mitchell children's librarian retires after 26 years
Lori Wagner has read "The Baby Beebee Bird" so many times, she nearly has it memorized. She'll even add in a puppet show while reading the children's...
June 6, 2017 - 7:16am
March 17, 2017
ND-raised author Erdrich wins National Book Critics Circle Award for fiction
NEW YORK—Louise Erdrich has won the 2017 National Book Critics Circle Award in fiction for her 15th novel, "LaRose," joining winners in...
March 17, 2017 - 1:29pm
January 3, 2017
Re-print of Hitler's 'Mein Kampf' takes Germany by storm
BERLIN (Reuters) - Sales of Adolf Hitler's "Mein Kampf" have soared since a special edition of the Nazi leader's political treatise went on sale...
January 3, 2017 - 1:46pm
December 31, 2016
Library lovers find two books, each 42 years overdue, a half-continent from home
First, let it be said that the Kramer family never intended to be library scofflaws. The four Kramer children loved their local branch library...
December 31, 2016 - 8:46am
November 25, 2016
MHS student builds Mitchell's first Little Free Library
Take a book, leave a book. That's the idea behind Mitchell's first Little Free Library that now sits at Hitchcock Park. The Little Free Library...
November 25, 2016 - 2:12pm
October 1, 2016
Longtime South Dakotan, historian: Cecil writes 21st book
For Chuck Cecil, retirement means authoring 21 books. Earlier this month, he published his 21st book called "Prohibition in South Dakota: Astride...
October 1, 2016 - 9:15am
April 26, 2016
BOOK REVIEW: Exploring the darkest times
As the author of the Newbery-winning "Shiloh" and more than 140 other books, author Phyllis Reynolds Naylor knows how to spin a story. In her...
April 26, 2016 - 11:47am
April 5, 2016
OPINION: Those 3-D movies and virtual reality headsets
I was reading some online pieces about virtual reality headsets, and of course I thought of the old movie "House of Wax."
April 5, 2016 - 5:24pm
February 29, 2016
State-owned publisher to release book on frontiersman Glass
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota State Historical Society is preparing to release a book about frontiersman Hugh Glass, whose tale is told in the Hollywood blockbuster "The Revenant." The book "Hugh Glass: Grizzly Survivor" by Mitchell historian James D. McLaird is to be released...
February 29, 2016 - 3:17pm
BOOKS: A new twist on an old tale brings Cinderella into the future
When you think of Cinderella, you probably don't think of a socket wrench. However, after you read the picture book "Interstellar Cinderella"...
February 29, 2016 - 10:20am
OPINION: Remembering the simplest thing
Because my parents had a deep appreciation for the power of books and the value of reading, my mom let me join several book-of-the-month clubs...
December 29, 2015 - 4:24pm
November 10, 2015
BOOKS: Poetry and history combine for a very special experience
Charles R. Smith Jr. had mixed feelings about Black History Month. Although he was proud of his culture, he didn't like the idea of ignoring...
November 10, 2015 - 10:15pm
November 2, 2015
BOOKS: Baseball used as a metaphor in 'The Way Home Looks Now'
When Peter Lee's older brother dies in a car accident, his family changes completely. But "The Way Home Looks Now," by Wendy Wan-Long Shang,...
November 2, 2015 - 11:38am