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Mitchell artist earns international award for photograph
'My actions were despicable': Catholic priest steps down after revealing he was a Ku Klux Klan member decades ago
German police confiscate $12,000 worth of orange ecstasy pills with Trump's name, face all over them
Police find headless torso in search for journalist believed killed on submarine
U.S. sanctions Chinese and Russian companies and individuals for conducting business with North Korea
Google's newest Android operating system gets its official name: Oreo
Macy's to restructure merchandising unit, cut 100 jobs
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
SD ag, fishing officials update water issue
Officials seek trucking help for donated drought-relief hay
Seeing red: Take a trip to Wisconsin's cranberry marshes
Ag credit counselor, mediator say new lending rules hit hard
Schlecht: Wait for the rain to come
Schmidt named to Class A Legion all-state baseball team
Genant ready for more on Jackrabbits' O-line
Volleyball match is Booster Club event
'Reboot' continues for Mitchell cross country program
MHS softball, boys golf events postponed
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
Harold W. Bietz
Keillor: Never been here before
LETTER: Dismayed with SD officials' response to Trump
THUNE: There's nowhere else I'd rather be
MERCER: Time to revisit state laws on open records
Schlecht: Wait for the rain to come
South Dakota graduate student conducts fox study
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
James and Karen Geppert
Police: Mitchell man arrested for stabbing, killing person early Tuesday morning
March 23, 2017
Catholic leaders told to come down from pulpit to deal with sexual abuse
ROME - Catholic leaders must come down "from the pulpit" to acknowledge that clergy sexual abuse of children and cover-ups had broken the Church's...
March 23, 2017 - 12:15pm
March 15, 2017
U.S. Catholics allowed corned beef on St. Patrick's Day Friday, meat industry cheers
CHICAGO -- In recent weeks, the U.S. meat industry has found itself wrestling with a culinary conundrum: Would American Roman Catholics be able...
March 15, 2017 - 5:04pm
March 9, 2017
Amateur historian helped expose mass grave at former Catholic orphanage in Ireland
TUAM, Ireland -- Catherine Corless has been haunted all her life by childhood memories of the skinny children from the local Catholic home for...
March 9, 2017 - 9:48am
March 3, 2017
Catholic Diocese of New Ulm files for bankruptcy
NEW ULM, Minn. — The Catholic Diocese of New Ulm, which includes 15 west central Minnesota counties, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection...
March 3, 2017 - 8:43pm
April 22, 2016
Catholic church continues construction
After the completion of one project, renovations continue at one of Mitchell's churches. Construction projects are underway on Holy Family Catholic...
April 22, 2016 - 10:34am
July 27, 2015
Century-old catholic school in central SD set to be razed
POLO (AP) — Parishioners in the unincorporated community of Polo have asked Catholic church officials for permission to raze a historic church and school complex that was built in a Spanish Mission-style more than a century ago. Most of the Saint Liborius Church and School,...
July 27, 2015 - 11:26am
August 13, 2014
Gay SD prep coach will keep job at private school
DELL RAPIDS (AP) — A volleyball coach at St. Mary High School in Dell Rapids who has publicly announced he's gay says he's being allowed to keep his job. Nate Alfson announced he was gay last week on the website www.outsports.com , and later said he was concerned about his...
August 13, 2014 - 8:22am
August 6, 2014
Dell Rapids high school coach publicly announces he's gay
DELL RAPIDS (AP) — A volleyball and baseball coach at St. Mary High School in Dell Rapids has publicly announced he's gay. Twenty-five-year-old Nate Alfson made the announcement Tuesday in an online essay. Both he and local sportscaster Mike Henriksen say Alfson is believed...
August 6, 2014 - 7:37am
April 28, 2014
Hundreds of thousands watch two popes become saints
By Philip Pullella and James Mackenzie VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis proclaimed his predecessors John XXIII and John Paul II saints...
April 28, 2014 - 7:53am
November 16, 2012
SD mass to honor Saint Tekakwitha
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- The Catholic Diocese of Sioux Falls is honoring Saint Kateri Tekakwitha, the first American Indian to be canonized by the church. The diocese is planning a Mass of Thanksgiving led by Rev. Paul Swain at the cathedral on Sunday. Tekakwitha was canonized...
November 16, 2012 - 7:11am
February 24, 2012
Catholic radio to hit airwaves this spring
A Mitchell native is launching a Catholic radio station to cover the Sioux Falls diocese. The station is scheduled to go on the air in May, concluding a five-year process that Kevin Culhane and his wife, Margie, did together. Kevin Culhane said the inspiration for the venture...
February 24, 2012 - 6:45am
August 15, 2011
Officials debate moving nearly 100-year-old ND church
WILD RICE, N.D. (AP) - Mick Pflugrath, a member of St.
August 15, 2011 - 10:36am