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After healthcare flop, White House seeks help from Congress on tax
Gunfire in crowded Ohio nightclub kills one, wounds 15
19-year-old injured in crash near Mitchell
Lake Andes teen suffers life-threatening injuries in crash
Car goes airborne, hits ceiling in Boston tunnel; one dead
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
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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
NOEM: A diversity of issues impacting agriculture
Dak-12 to DWU: Tigers continue Dakota-XII recruiting pipeline
South Carolina defeats Florida for first Final Four berth
Athanasiou converts in OT as Red Wings nip Wild
Class A boys sweep Class AA, B
Berrios proud to have played for Puerto Rico, even if it means starting season in minors
'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
William "Bill" Mayer
LETTER: Politicians can't come up with good health care
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LETTER: Truth be told
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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
December 25, 2015
Top stories from around the US
Following is a summary of current US domestic news briefs: Cleanup begins from Southern U.S. storms that left 14 dead Recovery crews and utility workers began cleaning up widespread damage on Thursday left by severe storms that spawned tornadoes across six states in the U.S. South...
December 25, 2015 - 11:22pm
OPINION: Dear Santa Claus: Excuse me while I kiss this Cookie
PIERRE — Christmas week brings so many joys, especially for folks who love sweet treats, rich meats, aged cheeses, and hot drinks. The bakers and the cooks, the generations-old family recipes, the real butter. The unexpected delights, such as a true fruitcake, so packed with...
December 25, 2015 - 10:58pm
OPINION: A precise time to decorate for Christmas
Now that Thanksgiving has passed, the Woster household is decorating for Christmas. Yeah, we're stubborn that way. We aren't completely post-Thanksgiving-means-think-Christmas people. For example, Nancy has picked up a few gifts, and we've talked about others. But the turkeys and...
December 25, 2015 - 10:41pm
More than 500 attend Community Christmas dinner
Christmas is often associated with the spirit of giving, but for volunteers of the Mitchell Masonic Lodge, Christmas is also about humility....
December 25, 2015 - 3:07pm
December 23, 2015
Closings planned for Christmas holiday
Area closings for the Christmas holiday include: • Mitchell Technical Institute will be closed Thursday and Friday, Dec. 24-25, in observance of the Christmas holiday. Offices will be open Dec. 21-23 and Dec. 28-31. Offices will be closed Friday, Jan. 1, in observance of the New...
December 23, 2015 - 9:21pm
December 22, 2015
OPINION: Santa needs to bring us some sanity before rage consumes our Christmas spirit
WASHINGTON—Santa, baby, just slip a little something useful under America's Christmas tree. We don't need hoverboards, Apple watches, drones...
December 22, 2015 - 12:03pm
December 21, 2015
OPINION: The true spirit of Christmas
According to a national study, Americans project they will spend an average of $882 on Christmas gifts this year. That's just gifts. The figure...
December 21, 2015 - 8:59pm
OPINION: Finding our way through the dark
Tuesday is, in the Northern Hemisphere at least, the winter solstice, what my mother always referred to as "the shortest day of the year." Shortest...
December 21, 2015 - 8:25pm
Deputies arrest suspect in Goodwill thrift store burglary
RAPID CITY (AP) — Law enforcement authorities in western South Dakota have arrested the suspect in a burglary at the Goodwill thrift store in Rapid City. Authorities say Pennington County sheriff's deputies arrested 28-year-old Rapid City resident Corey Croyle over the weekend....
December 21, 2015 - 2:39pm
December 15, 2015
OPINION: Distance shopping the old fashioned way
My sainted mother loved the Christmas season — for all the joy and celebration and bright lights and uplifting music, sure, but also for...
December 15, 2015 - 8:45pm
December 6, 2015
Kids receive opportunity to give
Hundreds of children on Saturday sifted through products at the Masonic Lodge in Mitchell, in search of the perfect gifts for their family and...
December 6, 2015 - 7:28pm
December 3, 2015
An ACT Christmas special
You've got to love a good deal at the holidays. This year, the Mitchell Area Community Theatre is offering two holiday plays for the price...
December 3, 2015 - 9:26am
November 17, 2015
Corn-y Christmas preparations
Workers with the city of Mitchell secure the Christmas tree to adjacent buildings as it's put up on Monday afternoon in downtown Mitchell, across...
November 17, 2015 - 9:26am
November 11, 2015
US Capitol Christmas tree to stop at Corn Palace on Thursday
The United States Capitol Christmas tree will make a stop in Mitchell on Thursday on its journey across the country from near Seward, Alaska, to the White House. According to Katie Knutson, director of the Convention and Visitors Bureau, a spur-of-the-moment decision will bring...
November 11, 2015 - 4:35pm
November 5, 2015
'The best of both worlds'
As a "hillbilly" comedian, he sends sparks flying from his fiddle. As a classy, captivating violin player, he sparkles in his $5,000 suit. Doofus...
November 5, 2015 - 6:04pm