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Man pleads guilty in Salem drug store theft
Platte golf course vandalized early Sunday morning
Area organizations receive more than $13K worth of grants
High school activities association starts search for executive director
High school association directors restructure its financial committee
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Scouts find subpar corn yields, big soy pod counts in South Dakota
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
South Dakota cattle on feed up 5 percent from last year
New schedule to spread out South Dakota football championships
Area volleyball roundup: Beavers claim home tournament title
Football rivals DWU, DSU to face each other tonight
Kernels give No. 2 Harrisburg a battle in opener
Turner ready for junior season with DWU football team
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Garlan "Gar" Edgar Mueller
Andrew Clarence Sybesma
Mildred "Millie" Gritzmacher
OUR VIEW: Educators should encourage dual credit program
DUFFET: Paying for College and the Clinton New College Compact
MISKIMINS: Phillips helping, contributing in her hometown
OUR VIEW: Education best place to start meth fight
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
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
September 13, 2015
Confronting conflict in the circus of life
The art of circus often involves the unimaginable. "Watch Out for Flying Kids!" by Cynthia Levinson, describes the amazing physical feats...
September 13, 2015 - 10:15pm
September 11, 2015
One Book South Dakota discussion set for Saturday
On Saturday, Mitchell-area readers will have a chance to meet other book enthusiasts and share their love for the hobby. At 10 a.m. at the...
September 11, 2015 - 2:24pm