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MHS marching band places second in Iowa, finals canceled due to weather
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Police search for gunman who killed five at Washington state mall
Police say body of Twin Cites woman could be in Fargo area
Man sentenced for driving drunk with child in vehicle
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
AgweekTV: Riding for cancer
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Lemmon couple offer $2,000 reward for info on stolen cattle
South Dakota corn production forecast to be down 6 percent
Kernels go 1-2 against West River foes
Record-setting wrestlers go into MHS hall of fame
Carpenter, Mock earn all-ESD honors
Arnold Palmer, 'King' of the PGA tour, dies at 87
Kernels earn road win at Pierre
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
WILTZ: Old bait-casting reels can be pretty darn handy
Prairie, ruffed, sage grouse seasons open Saturday
October 18, 2013
SDSU launching agribusiness-food systems center
BROOKINGS (AP) — South Dakota State University is launching a new center for agribusiness and food systems management. The center will focus on nutrition, food safety, food processing and business management. It's part of SDSU's economics and management program. The center...
October 18, 2013 - 6:18am
October 5, 2013
People for jobs: Manufacturers seek workers for $423 million local industry
How important is manufacturing to Mitchell’s economy? During the 2013 fiscal year — July 2012 through this past June — manufacturers...
October 5, 2013 - 8:48am
September 19, 2013
Rainstorm sends water leaking into Cabela's
America's foremost outfitter bore the brunt of a fast-moving, localized rain storm that dumped more than 2 inches of water on south Mitchell...
September 19, 2013 - 8:12pm
September 13, 2013
MOLLY GOLDSMITH: We can do it working together
In regards to Councilman Mel Olson's Sept. 9 editorial in The Daily Republic, Mitchell Main Street & Beyond couldn't agree more. Yes. We do need a plan to enhance our downtown. And MMS&B has one.
September 13, 2013 - 6:15pm
September 3, 2013
Study reports workers' wages stagnant this Labor Day
With the last Labor Day hot dogs and family outings finished, it's now back to work after Labor Day for South Dakota's and the nation's workers. However, for many this Labor Day week, a new study shows their wages have increased only pennies over past seven years. That's the conclusion...
September 3, 2013 - 7:00am
August 29, 2013
Three Mitchell businesses fail alcohol check
Three Mitchell businesses on Monday failed an alcohol compliance check by the South Central Alcohol Task Force. Jack’s Sinclair, Freedom Valu Center and M&H gas stations all had clerks who asked for a confidential informant’s identification but still sold alcohol to that person...
August 29, 2013 - 8:00pm
Cattle ranchers hope Aberdeen beef plant will reopen
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — North Dakota feedlot operator Jeff Kvamme (KWAH'-mee) sends his cattle 450 miles south to Dakota City, Neb. If the long-troubled Northern Beef Packers beef processing plant had achieved its grand plans, that trip would be a 150-mile jaunt down to the South...
August 29, 2013 - 12:01pm
SD career-readiness program has open spots
PIERRE -- Gov. Dennis Daugaard and the Legislature believed so much that career readiness certificates should become part of South Dakota's culture that they offered 4,000 free slots to school districts for a trial run in their high schools this academic year. So far, 25 districts,...
August 29, 2013 - 9:26am
August 21, 2013
No hearing Thursday in beef plant bankruptcy case
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A planned hearing on a South Dakota beef packing plant's request to obtain secured credit is off the calendar. Bankruptcy Judge Charles Nail in Sioux Falls had denied Northern Beef Packers' plan for post-petition financing and continued the hearing to Thursday,...
August 21, 2013 - 6:55pm
August 20, 2013
Deere forecasts farm revenue will fall on crop prices
CHICAGO -- Deere & Co. forecast a decline in U.S. farm revenue, a key indicator of agricultural-equipment sales, through 2014 as crop prices weaken. U.S. farm cash receipts will drop to $389.8 billion in 2013 and $379.7 billion next year from a record $402.1 billion last year, the...
August 20, 2013 - 8:35am
August 19, 2013
SD awards for work with people with disabilities
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard will present awards next month to people and businesses who have contributed to the rehabilitation and employment of people with disabilities. The award ceremony will be held Sept. 9 in Pierre. Daniel Hammett of Box Elder will...
August 19, 2013 - 10:09pm
USF looking for corporate partner
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The University of Sioux Falls, a private school in South Dakota's largest city, is looking for a corporate partner. President Mark Benedetto told the Argus Leader the company's logo would be on the school's stationery, on a marquee and on the athletic stadium....
August 19, 2013 - 9:00pm
August 18, 2013
Local Mary Kay dealer achieves sales honor
Jacque Schumacher, Mary Kay sales director, Mitchell, was honored as queen of sales as the top independent sales director in the court of personal...
August 18, 2013 - 4:18pm
August 16, 2013
Woelfel Diamonds attends national jewelry buying show in Ky.
Brad Jamison and Bryan Rickel from Woelfel Diamonds recently attended the 2013 Retail Jewelers Organization Fall Buying Show in Covington, Ky. The event, tabbed Gold Standard, allowed jewelers the opportunity to share business ideas, purchase new items at pre-negotiated prices and...
August 16, 2013 - 10:01pm
August 15, 2013
Pipe-maker operating in western South Dakota
RAPID CITY (AP) — A company that makes pipe for the energy industry is up and running in western South Dakota. WL Plastics in Rapid City is servicing the oil fields in North Dakota and Wyoming. It started operations in June and held an official ribbon-cutting ceremony this week....
August 15, 2013 - 9:05pm