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Burr Street reconstruction set to start Monday
12 candidates line up for Mitchell City Council seats
Christiansen, Gades run for open school board seat
Woonsocket man sentenced to 40 years in prison for killing woman
Jackley: Legal pot proposal could be unconstitutional
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
NDSU researchers eyeball new ways to grow better beef
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
New NFL rules include banning leaping block
Trump declines Nationals' Opening Day first pitch offer
PHOTOS: Area athletes compete in the Gregory Invitational
Coyotes cover new territory in prep baseball
Gregory boys win home meet
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Julie A. Theel
Jeremy Lee Lhotak
OUR VIEW: Overcoming the wallop of construction
WOSTER: Smooth talkin' candidates
THUNE: The Department of Agriculture will be in good hands
DAUGAARD: A chance to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day
IN OTHER WORDS: Legislature wins in battle over IM 22
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Curtis and Linda Mueller
March 3, 2017
Trump administration considering separating women, children at U.S.-Mexico border
WASHINGTON - Women and children crossing together illegally into the United States could be separated by U.S. authorities under a proposal being...
March 3, 2017 - 2:26pm
January 9, 2017
Children don't come cheap: cost of raising one hits $233,610
Children keep getting more expensive to raise -- fashion is pricier and so are doctor visits and day care, according to the U.S. government....
January 9, 2017 - 12:23pm
November 1, 2016
Parents injected children with heroin as 'feel good medicine,' police say
A Washington state couple is facing numerous charges after police said the parents kept their three young children in a home littered with rat droppings and drug needles and injected them with heroin, which they called "feel good medicine." Ashlee Hutt, 24, and Mac Leroy McIver, 25,...
November 1, 2016 - 1:45pm
June 22, 2016
Community theater offers child-produced treasure
Young, bright smiles are encouraged at the Children's Theatre production "Treasure Island." The production will take place at 7 p.m. Friday and...
June 22, 2016 - 5:51pm
May 27, 2016
HAGEN: Those little moments
It is amazing what a child's eyes can do. Those looks. The expressions. They're those little moments that can make parenthood so tough, but also make it worth every minute. As I'm learning so well with our soon-to-be 2-year-old daughter, Grace, parenthood isn't always picture-perfect....
May 27, 2016 - 5:33pm
September 21, 2015
Youth basketball registration now open
The Mitchell Park and Recreation Department is currently taking registration for boys and girls basketball for children grades 1 through 6. This program will run for six weeks from Oct. 12 to Nov. 21. The fee for the program is $20 for grades 1 and 2 and $30 for grades 3 through...
September 21, 2015 - 9:46pm
August 24, 2015
Touch the Trucks in Mitchell
August 24, 2015 - 12:13pm
August 19, 2015
A pain in the backpack: Experts' advice about your child's load
DULUTH, Minn. -- For some kids, back to school can mean back pain. Often, the reason is as plain as the pack on their backs. "It's unusual...
August 19, 2015 - 1:59pm
July 23, 2015
Taking a break from play at Hitchcock Park
July 23, 2015 - 3:08pm
July 22, 2015
Child health improving in South Dakota
MINNEAPOLIS -- South Dakota showed marked improvement in child health, according to the annual Kids Count survey. South Dakota jumped 12 spots in the Annie E. Casey Foundation rankings in that category, but fell one spot to 18th overall. The report ranked states on economic well-being,...
July 22, 2015 - 11:46am
June 24, 2015
USDA hotline helps youth find free meals in SD this summer
PIERRE (AP) — A hotline set up by the U.S. Department of Agriculture can help youth in South Dakota find places where they can have access to free meals this summer. The USDA National Hunger Hotline provides information about sites where children and adolescents ages 18 and...
June 24, 2015 - 1:16pm
June 19, 2015
Putting off parenthood might be good for your children
Older mothers may have babies who grow up healthier and better educated than infants born to women in their twenties, an international study...
June 19, 2015 - 2:09pm
June 16, 2015
Doctor to parents: Kids shouldn't be heavier than I am
All right, parents, it's time for a change. Childhood obesity is a very real problem, and I've seen plenty of examples among my patients: a 4-year-old weighing 75 pounds, an 8-year-old heavier than me, a teenager weighing in just north of 350 (and climbing). It's truly disturbing. The...
June 16, 2015 - 2:57pm
Free meals available to youth in South Dakota this summer
PIERRE (AP) — Organizations across South Dakota are serving free meals to children and adolescents this summer as part of a federal program. Individuals age 18 and younger can get a free meal at participating locations, which include nonprofits, schools, libraries and local...
June 16, 2015 - 2:43pm
June 9, 2015
Is a book about gay couples appropriate for kids?
Q: I am a grandmother of children attending Efland-Cheeks Elementary School [in North Carolina], and I heard a third-grade teacher recently read...
June 9, 2015 - 11:41am