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Man faces 2 capital murder charges in Mississippi nun deaths
Regulator: Dakota Access pipeline worker killed in accident
Far-reaching tribal solidarity displayed at pipeline protest
3 tribal colleges in South Dakota get USDA grant funding
Defense attorneys ask about death penalty in casino killing
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
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
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
No. 3 Harrisburg rallies past No. 2 Mitchell
Dakota State stuns Dakota Wesleyan football team
No. 3 Jaguars fend off No. 4 Cowboys
Kernels cross country brings back bigger squad
Titans overtake Razorbacks in first half
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
Shellie Rene Hansen (Gaulke)
Andrew Clarence Sybesma
Steven Douglas Coulter
Fern M. Chasing Horse
LETTER: Booze is seemingly everywhere
LETTER: Time passes, but remember all involved at 9-11
LETTER: Ask for fair pay on Labor Day
LETTER: Let's double check Thune's claim
LETTER: State's attorney should look into gas prices
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
November 18, 2014
Canned goods, funds to be raised for area food pantry
Two local businesses will help raise food for the Mitchell Area Food Pantry on Nov. 19. Photography Unlimited and Becky Moore State Farm will host Santa Claus from 3:15 to 6 p.m. at 1204 S. Burr St. in Mitchell for photos. Each photo is $7, but if patrons bring canned goods, the...
November 18, 2014 - 1:10pm
Local church serves as relay center for Operation Christmas Child
Cornerstone Baptist Church in Mitchell is the Relay Center for Operation Christmas Child this season. The church will collect the donations of filled shoeboxes from surrounding churches. Times will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, Nov. 17; Tuesday, Nov. 18, 3 to 7 p.m.; Wednesday,...
November 18, 2014 - 1:10pm
November 4, 2014
United Way fund drive drawing to a close
The 2014 Mitchell United Way Campaign is drawing to a close. The Awards Luncheon is planned for Nov. 12. Jeff Krall, campaign chair of the United Way 2014-15 campaign, indicates that pledges received so far are running about 8 percent behind last year's pace. The United Way Board...
November 4, 2014 - 9:01pm
October 29, 2014
SD inmates harvest 19 tons of produce
YANKTON (AP) — Community organizations in southeastern South Dakota are receiving nearly 19 tons of fresh produce thanks to inmates at two state prisons. The South Dakota Department of Corrections says inmates at Yankton Minimum Unit and Mike Durfee State Prison in Springfield...
October 29, 2014 - 7:54am
October 22, 2014
Tractor collector group donates $50K to State Fair Foundation
HURON — The International Harvester Collectors Club — South Dakota Chapter 21 has raised more than $50,000 for the new State Fairgrounds' exhibit hall. This summer on the fairgrounds, the club hosted the Red Power Round Up, a national gathering for collectors and fans...
October 22, 2014 - 9:20pm
October 7, 2014
BankWest celebrates by making donations
PIERRE — BankWest employees from across South Dakota traded their dress shoes for sneakers and hit the streets this summer. As a result, more than two dozen charities recently received donations totaling $6,100. As part of the company’s 125th anniversary, BankWest employees...
October 7, 2014 - 4:10pm
Armour’s Golden Living Center donates $1,000 to health education center
ARMOUR — Golden Living Center, of Armour, donated $1,000 on Monday to the Yankton Rural Area Health Education Center. AHEC will use the donation to recruit certified nursing assistants in rural health care facilities in South Dakota. The donation was part of Golden Living’s...
October 7, 2014 - 4:08pm
October 2, 2014
Grant to help South Dakotans set savings accounts
SISSETON (AP) — The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has given a South Dakota organization a grant to help low-income families save money for the first time. The agency on Wednesday awarded the $66,000 grant from its Assets for Independence program to the group...
October 2, 2014 - 7:59am
Presho woman donates to rail rehab project
PIERRE — A Presho woman donated $10,000 toward the project to rehabilitate the state-owned railroad line from Chamberlain to Presho. Norma Johnson presented the money to Gov. Dennis Daugaard on Wednesday. The federal Department of Transportation recently awarded a TIGER grant...
October 2, 2014 - 6:54am
September 29, 2014
SD fairgrounds get $50K for new 4-H exhibit hall
HURON (AP) — Donations continue to flow to a campaign of the South Dakota State Fairgrounds to build a new 4-H exhibit hall. The state's Department of Agriculture on Monday announced a $50,000 donation from South Dakota-based American Bank and Trust. State officials have...
September 29, 2014 - 8:15pm
September 25, 2014
Mitchell woman steps up against ALS
Chris Wilson knows the impact of ALS. Her husband, Burt, died in December 2011, 18 months after he was diagnosed with Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), or Lou Gehrig's Disease. He was 54. The Mitchell farmers lost his ability to walk, talk or communicate before he died. But...
September 25, 2014 - 6:08pm
September 23, 2014
Huron couple gives $1M to Feeding South Dakota
HURON (AP) — Huron philanthropists Donna and Paul Christen have donated $1 million to Feeding South Dakota. Paul Christen says he and his wife believe in the mission of the nonprofit hunger relief organization, and they want to make sure it has enough financial support. It's...
September 23, 2014 - 2:16pm
September 19, 2014
South Dakota kayak race raises more than $1,000 for Missouri River
YANKTON — Racers and sponsors of the July 19 Fort to Field 50 Paddle Battle combined to raise more than $1,000 that will go directly into cleanup and river stewardship efforts along the banks of the Missouri River in South Dakota. The Izaak Walton League of America (IWLA) served...
September 19, 2014 - 5:02pm
September 18, 2014
Collection for Snack Pack Program to be taken during DWU parade
It's the "Rise of a Roaring Empire" and students seek snack foods. Dakota Wesleyan University clubs, Universities Fighting World Hunger and Collegiate Entrepreneurs Organization will team up to collect donations for the Mitchell Weekend Snack Pack Program during Saturday's Blue &...
September 18, 2014 - 6:59am
September 11, 2014
Family donates machines to help Avera’s tiniest patients
Thanks to the generosity of Jerry and Karna Adler, of Howard, babies born at Avera Queen of Peace Hospital will have new equipment to help them breathe. The Adlers donated $1,500 to the Avera Queen of Peace Foundation toward the purchase of a new Neo Puff machine. The couple...
September 11, 2014 - 10:02am