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Lawyer says state has a "compelling interest" to reduce appearance of corruption via IM 22
Alpena, Huron men arrested on meth charges
SDRS trustees propose big retirement reforms
Winner woman, former educator pleads not guilty to striking student
Audit questions tribe's spending of $1.4M in grant money
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
Klobuchar on Obama's renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Heritage Foundation publishes report criticizing sections of 2014 Farm Bill
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
Baruth, Saginaw Valley ranked No. 1 in nation
Greenway named Vikings Community Man of the Year
Mesman leads Class A all-state first team
Area high school girls basketball roundup: Flyers top Trojans
Second half dooms Mitchell Christian in season-opener
Hofer birth announcement
Mitchell woman marks 80th decade
Amick birth announcement
Couple unites in July ceremony
White Lake man celebrates nine decades
Lila J. Steiber
HAGEN: Time for more teddy bears
Fighting for What Matters
Lest we forget
OUR VIEW: A win for transparency
Preparing for a lean year
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
Wiltz: Buck fever? Can't say I've been afflicted
Wiltz: Thankful in all forms during hunting season
Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
SD deer elusive after EHD outbreak
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
October 27, 2015
Mad scientist eats his projects; you can too
Believe it or not, you have a science lab at home. All you have to is step into your kitchen. In "Edible Science: Experiments You Can Eat,"...
October 27, 2015 - 10:18am
October 13, 2015
BOOKS: Heads up soccer fans, ‘Out of Bounds’ is for you
Nate Osborne loves soccer. More than anything, he wants his team to win the U-14 league championship. “Out of Bounds,” by Fred Bowen,...
October 13, 2015 - 10:35am
October 7, 2015
Laura Ingalls Wilder's memoir wins Midwest Booksellers award
PIERRE (AP) — The autobiography of prairie author Laura Ingalls Wilder is being recognized by booksellers in the Midwest. The South Dakota State Historical Society says "Pioneer Girl: The Annotated Autobiography" has been chosen by the members of the Midwest Independent Booksellers...
October 7, 2015 - 2:13pm
October 5, 2015
BOOKS: Poetry echoes the life of a slave
George Moses Horton loved words. More than almost anything, he wanted to learn to read. But George lived in North Carolina before the Civil War....
October 5, 2015 - 2:45pm
September 29, 2015
BOOKS: Dealing with life through a baseball metaphor
When 12-year-old pitcher Jack Callahan quits his team, no one knows what is going on. No one, except Jack. In "The Only Game" by New York...
September 29, 2015 - 10:50am
September 21, 2015
BOOKS: Planting a movement
When Wangari Maathai was a girl in a small village in Kenya, her mother shared words that she would never forget: "A tree is worth more than...
September 21, 2015 - 11:08am