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Trial for Kimball shooter to be moved out of Brule County
Menno man sustains no injuries in Wednesday crash that killed 78-year-old
Trial for Kimball shooter to be moved out of Brule County
Lein's life after shooting
78-year-old man who died in crash in Vermillion identified
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
DWU smothers Northwestern
Area Class B runners finish strong at state meet
Kernels, area teams set start times for football playoff openers
Platte-Geddes takes second place at state dance
SD Mines, Dakota State men to scrimmage Sunday in Chamberlain
Parkston man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell man marks 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Floyd "Buddy" Brodkorb
Irene Marie Ryan
LETTER: John Thune puts party before country
LETTER: Stop harassing road hunters
LETTER: Excited about Amendment V
LETTER: Our nation is turning into a socialistic welfare state
LETTER: Victim’s rights amendment will clog the courts
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
October 11, 2016
Sprint to provide one million students with free internet, mobile devices
WASHINGTON—Wireless carrier Sprint Corp on Tuesday, Oct. 11, pledged to provide 1 million U.S. high school students with free mobile devices and internet access as part of a White House initiative to expand opportunities for lower income kids. Marcelo Claure, chief executive...
October 11, 2016 - 5:00pm
September 27, 2016
OUR VIEW: Immediacy of layoffs hard to swallow
Shock, devastation and uncertainty hit Woonsocket this week. At least 25 employees of Van Dyke's Taxidermy Supply were told they no longer held jobs at the business as of Monday.
September 27, 2016 - 5:06pm
August 18, 2016
Locally owned Leader Sporting Goods sold to SoDak Sports
SoDak Sports is making its way to Mitchell to take over a longtime, family-owned business. Earlier this week, the owners of SoDak Sports, a sporting...
August 18, 2016 - 9:21pm
July 1, 2016
Sanford Health boosts its Mitchell presence with $500,000 expansion
Sanford Health's presence in Mitchell continues to grow. Since arriving on the Mitchell health care scene in 2007, the local Sanford Health clinic...
July 1, 2016 - 5:31pm
June 24, 2016
OUR VIEW: Research, thoughtful analysis needed for Medicaid
Our state lawmakers need to have a long, serious discussion about expanding Medicaid. A special session won't cut it. That's why we're happy Gov. Dennis Daugaard on Wednesday announced his decision not to call a special session for legislators to discuss expanding Medicaid, a low-cost...
June 24, 2016 - 10:06am
April 1, 2016
64-year-old Mitchell business calls it a day
Ken Bussmus is heading for greener pastures. Literally. "I'm getting out of construction to play outside in the farm," Bussmus said. Decades...
April 1, 2016 - 10:24am
March 23, 2016
Registration deadline extended for area job fair
Area businesses interested in a local job fair have more time to register. The deadline for employer registration at the Spring Regional Job Fair, being held on April 5, has been extended until Friday, March 25. The job fair is targeting job seekers interested in a position in the...
March 23, 2016 - 10:19am
February 22, 2016
BankWest and First State Dakota merge
PIERRE —Two locally owned, community banks with a shared vision and values recently announced their merger. BankWest Chairman, President and CEO Charles H. Burke III and First State Bank Chairman Paul Lewis announced the merger Monday morning in a joint release. First State...
February 22, 2016 - 5:52pm
January 29, 2016
Study: Davison County needs more workers
Davison County needs more people. That's one of the major takeaways of a recent workforce survey by the Mitchell Area Development Corporation. Hiring difficulties, led by a low number of applicants and a lack of qualified applicants, are among the biggest challenges facing employers...
January 29, 2016 - 5:39pm
January 13, 2016
Mitchell Main Street and Beyond director resigns
Mitchell Main Street & Beyond announced the resignation of its director, Kari Kirchmeyer on Wednesday. Mitchell Main Street & Beyond's board accepted Kirchmeyer's resignation during its monthly meeting Wednesday, and said the organization's search for her replacement would begin immediately....
January 13, 2016 - 6:55pm
November 23, 2015
OPINION: Career readiness certificate testing is a valuable tool
When a business needs to hire a new employee, there's a lot to consider. An applicant's previous jobs, education and the recommendations of others are all part of the equation. These things are important; but when it comes down to it, managers are really just looking for someone who...
November 23, 2015 - 5:07pm
October 21, 2015
Foundation says SD has top business climate in 2015
A recent report from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation pegs South Dakota as one of the best places to do business. The foundation's sixth annual "Enterprising States: States Innovate" study ranks the top 10 states in the categories of economic performance, transportation and...
October 21, 2015 - 11:19am
August 15, 2015
Letcher native honored as leadership grad
Dr. T.J. Hansen, associate professor in the Department of Economics, Law and Politics at Minnesota State University, Moorhead, Minn., recently graduated with the 2014-2015 Leadership Fargo Moorhead West Fargo Chamber of Commerce class. Hansen is the daughter of Janice Northrup and...
August 15, 2015 - 9:42am
July 16, 2015
Three businesses approved for state low-interest loans
PIERRE — The state Board of Economic Development agreed Thursday to make low-interest loans to three businesses in South Dakota planning to expand. SD Industries Inc., based at Alexandria, makes equipment for swine producers. The company plans to add 17 positions. The loan...
July 16, 2015 - 6:28pm
July 13, 2015
OPINION: Transportation reforms provide certainty to farmers, ranchers, and businesses
With all the Senate has accomplished this year, it is hard to believe that we are just six months into the Republican majority. The Senate has passed nearly 50 bipartisan bills since January, and we are on pace to pass many more. We have made bipartisanship a cornerstone of the GOP-led...
July 13, 2015 - 3:25pm