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SD man arrested at abandoned farm after kidnapping ex-girlfriend in trunk of her car, strangling her
Republicans and independents out-work Democrats for voters
Mitchell United Way remains confident in reaching 2016 fundraising goal
Weak economy could require state government budget cuts
12,685 voters register in Davison Co. for Nov. 8 election
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
Photos from the Hanson vs Newell first round playoff game
Freeman Academy/Marion wins two at Mitchell Christian
Seahawks blank Cubs
DWU women No. 3, men No. 25 in NAIA preseason polls
Week of Oct. 24 South Dakota Sportswriters Association polls
Parkston man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell man marks 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Richard John Huey
A Monumental Milestone
Superstar, super nervous, easy interview
Mastering a foreign language
Human trafficking in our backyard
OPINION: This time for president, none of the above
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
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
November 24, 2014
Pastor speaks of pain and success
HOWARD — During this week when many people are counting their blessings, the Rev. Daniel Walker feels he has a lot to be thankful for every...
November 24, 2014 - 7:33am
November 18, 2014
Watoto Children's Choir shares love of Jesus, story of survival
The Watoto Children's Choir has traveled further than most to get where they are today, physically and mentally. Watoto is a holistic care program located west of Kampala, Uganda, Africa, in Watoto villages that was initiated as a response to the overwhelming number of orphaned children...
November 18, 2014 - 1:16pm