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Lake restoration proposal makes its way to City Council
Man acquitted of murder pleads not guilty to stealing silver, assault
Second Edgerton Place project to bring studio apartments to Mitchell
Murdo man charged with tossing milk on interstate
Mitchell police searching for person who drove through fence
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.
Dry weather impacting pasture, range conditions
Pilot project aims for farm-friendly wetland preservation
Rare second set of triplets a surprise for ND rancher
Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Mitchell outlasts Yankton for dual win
Five-set thriller finally goes Mitchell's way
Mitchell Christian earns first volleyball win
Four Angels lead amateur baseball all-tournament team
Mitchell dance team finishes ninth in opener
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
Birdena R. Luurs
Gordon R. Plowe
Gordon Franklin Thomsen
Diane Kay McCarthy
OUR VIEW: Long-term solutions needed for workforce issue
No laughing matter
In 2016 elections, how can anarchy take us forward?
IN OTHER WORDS: Republicans are bucking the party
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
WILTZ: A fishing trip to Ontario where the adults were carefree kids again
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
December 19, 2014
LETTER: Remember Jesus is bigger than we are
To the Editor: Right now in time, America is the "big dog" on the block. But all of us have to remember there is someone who is bigger than all of us. His name is Jesus, our Savior, Our Lord. What if He comes tomorrow? Will all of us be ready for Him? Merry Christmas. Shirley...
December 19, 2014 - 11:12pm
Bigger than Christmas
"He is the reason for the season," as the common expression goes on many greeting cards. The proposition put forward of course is that we celebrate Christmas because of the birth of the Christ child. The reason is wholly legitimate and I must confess to some measure of frustration...
December 19, 2014 - 11:07pm
December 17, 2014
'Angels' spreading Christmas cheer
Calling all layaway angels. In keeping with the Christmas spirit, anonymous do-gooders have been spreading cheer this holiday season, paying off more than $4,000 worth of layaway items at Kmart and Walmart in Mitchell. "We call them layaway angels," said Jon Kruckenberg, store...
December 17, 2014 - 8:18pm
December 12, 2014
PHOTOS: Christmas at the Highland
The inaugural Christmas at the Highland event was held Friday night at the Highland Conference Center in Mitchell. Jill Larson, sales and event...
December 12, 2014 - 10:19pm
December 9, 2014
O Christmas Tree — Where are you?
If Santa Claus is coming to town, he may want to bring a hard hat. The city of Mitchell's Christmas tree sits behind orange and white barriers...
December 9, 2014 - 5:41pm
December 5, 2014
Sounds of the season
With Christmas just around the corner, holiday events are in full swing in the Mitchell area. On Sunday, Dakota Wesleyan University will present "A Service of Lessons and Carols" at 7 p.m. in the Sherman Center on campus, according to a press release from the university. This event...
December 5, 2014 - 8:37pm
December 4, 2014
Students send ornaments to DC display
PLANKINTON -- In the glow of the National Christmas Tree, lit for the first time Thursday night in Washington, D.C., there hung little pieces...
December 4, 2014 - 6:51pm
Have an un-trashy Christmas
DES MOINES, Iowa — The end-of-year holidays aren't just a time filled with more cheer, but a time filled with more trash. Leslie Irlbeck, program and outreach manager for Metro Waste Authority, says the best way to cut down on the garbage generated is through what's called...
December 4, 2014 - 5:00pm
COLUMN: 125 years of Christmas in South Dakota
As we head into the Christmas season on this quasquicentennial year, I have to wonder what the first South Dakotans were doing exactly 125 years ago. We know life on the prairie could be rough during those early years, especially for families who had just arrived in South Dakota...
December 4, 2014 - 11:57am
December 3, 2014
SHARE to give away Christmas ham dinner
SHARE Mitchell coordinator Tim Buehler recently presented Paula Marken with the complete Thanksgiving dinner package she won from the organization's November distribution day. Marken received a turkey, potatoes, gravy, green beans, stuffing mix, baking mix, pumpkin pie, celery, carrots,...
December 3, 2014 - 4:47pm
Underneath the Tree with FDC
What better place to get in the holiday spirit than Underneath the Tree? Friend de Coup, Mitchell High School's show choir, will make that...
December 3, 2014 - 2:03pm
December 1, 2014
Chamber announces chance to win $250 in Mitchell Money
For hundreds of years, Santa has sent elves to see if children have been naughty or nice. Now, he has decided to send scouts into businesses. Poppy, the Corn Cob Scout, arrived Thanksgiving Day, according to a press release from the Mitchell Area Chamber of Commerce. "You never...
December 1, 2014 - 5:49pm
November 24, 2014
Group needs toys to help 1,500 children in SD reservation
EAGLE BUTTE — A nonprofit is looking for individuals willing to fulfill 'Dear Santa' letters from children living in the Cheyenne River Sioux Reservation in South Dakota. The group Cheyenne River Youth Project says it has letters from 1,500 children and still needs more than...
November 24, 2014 - 11:27pm
November 18, 2014
'Scrooge, the Musical' to be preceded by Dickens-inspired Christmas sessions at DWU
Dakota Wesleyan faculty are planning three nights of Dickens-inspired sessions in November, all culminating in the DWU-Mitchell ACT production of "Scrooge, the Musical." Dark and desperate were the times during Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol," the basis of the musical adaptation...
November 18, 2014 - 1:11pm
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