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SpaceX rocket is launched from historic NASA pad in Florida
Old South Dakota town to get development funding
Judge dismisses charges against 3 Dakota Access protesters
Back on the campaign trail already, Trump touts promises kept
Payments trickle in to South Dakota for pipeline protest aid
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
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
U.S. corn farmers worry as Mexico woos South American suppliers
Official: Cattle prices have stabilized
Resistance is growing to the USDA's blackout of animal welfare records
Warriors win tight team race in Region 3B
Knights cruise past Mitchell girls
GPAC tournament pairings: DWU women host Briar Cliff, Tiger men host Concordia
Kernels send 12 wrestlers to state, finish third at Region 3A tourney
Area girls basketball playoff pairings
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Robert Fritz Wegehaupt
Mary Jean Nelson
Charyl E. Saunier
Fr. Thomas Ryan
Florence Irene Moke
OPINION: The lost year for economy?
LETTER: SD GOP ignores the will of the people
LETTER: The boondoggle of wind energy
LETTER: Speaking out against corruption
LETTER: Don't elect climate deniers
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Marcella and Elmer Werning
December 7, 2016
House demolished to create parking space for Zion Lutheran
The congregation at Zion Lutheran Church can look forward to expanded space in the future. On Wednesday, crews demolished one of three houses...
December 7, 2016 - 5:02pm
November 25, 2016
South Carolina church shooting suspect competent to stand trial, judge says
CHARLESTON, S.C. (Reuters) - Accused white supremacist Dylann Roof is mentally competent to stand trial for the shooting deaths of nine black...
November 25, 2016 - 9:10am
October 20, 2016
Mount Vernon church up for sale
MOUNT VERNON — A longstanding church in Mount Vernon is being sold. According to The Rev. Bob Lacey, the St. Michael's Catholic church building was put up for sale recently, following a 2014 merger with neighboring St. John's Church. Lacey said the merger was the result of declining...
October 20, 2016 - 5:11pm
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
October 21, 2015
Local parishes offer different requirements, philosophies on hosting nuptials
Churches want you to marry in the house of the Lord, and many in Mitchell are willing to be flexible to make that happen. As Carrie Pohlen,...
October 21, 2015 - 12:36pm
October 5, 2015
Sioux Falls church holds first service since flood
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Sioux Falls church flooded in August when more than seven inches of rain fell in the city has held its first post-flood church service. KELO-TV reports that worshippers filled Christ Community Church's newly renovated sanctuary on Sunday. Worship musician...
October 5, 2015 - 12:56pm
August 12, 2015
3 men charged in federal court with burning down church
RIDGEVIEW (AP) — Three Dewey County men are accused of burning down a church that had stood for nearly a century. Twenty-seven-year-old Cody Yellow, 28-year-old Robert Grindstone and 28-year-old Ake Kyle Eagle Hunter are charged in federal court with third-degree burglary and...
August 12, 2015 - 10:55am
July 13, 2015
Philippines-based church starts services in town it bought
SCENIC (AP) — A Philippines-based church that bought up the small South Dakota town of Scenic four years ago has started holding services there. Minister Jose Ventilacion tells the Rapid City Journal services are held in the Scenic Community Hall on Thursdays and Sundays. He...
July 13, 2015 - 2:23pm
July 10, 2015
Zion Lutheran church in Delmont intends to rebuild after May tornado
DELMONT — Battered but not beaten. And now building. Members of Zion Lutheran Church in Delmont have supported building a new church—more...
July 10, 2015 - 8:25am
June 24, 2015
Deer crashes into Brookings church, causes damage inside
BROOKINGS (AP) — A church in Brookings suffered an undetermined amount of damage when a deer crashed through a window. Animal control officers were called to St. Thomas More Catholic Church about 5 p.m. Tuesday. A male whitetail had broken through a window just as Mass was...
June 24, 2015 - 1:24pm
June 18, 2015
Half of American whites see no racism around them
WASHINGTON — The murder of nine black churchgoers in Charleston, S.C., on Wednesday night appears to be a horrific -- and impossible to deny -- illustration of racism in America. Federal authorities are investigating it as a hate crime. The city's mayor called the shooting "an unfathomable...
June 18, 2015 - 4:50pm
April 20, 2015
Church catering to Hispanic population opens in Madison
MADISON (AP) — A South Dakota man has started a church catering to Madison's growing Hispanic population. The Madison Daily Leader reports that Francisco Vargas has started the church Cristo Viene. Vargas has experience as a pastor and has been doing radio ministry for 13 years. The...
April 20, 2015 - 2:43pm
April 6, 2015
Back in Time
This Congregational Church was built in the winter of 1881-82 on the corner of Fourth Avenue and Kimball Street, in Mitchell, and was dedicated...
April 6, 2015 - 5:04pm
'True Love' musical set at Mitchell Wesleyan Church
April 6, 2015 - 4:31pm
December 25, 2014
Church's only organist retiring after 63 years
LUVERNE, Minn. (AP) — Lorraine Olson has never called in sick during her more than 4,000 Sunday mornings of work. The only organist in the 63-year history of Grace Lutheran Church in western Minnesota, she has played for more than 1,000 funerals and an equal number of weddings. But...
December 25, 2014 - 12:03pm