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Speaker: Acknowledge racism exists
Lawyers fight at state permit hearing about whether manure is health threat
Howard school given $1 million to use for student scholarships
Stickney ambulance service 'stellar' in first five months
Wagner community to recognize local National Guard unit
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
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
Greenway Pork is doing it right
Winter wheat planting in South Dakota nears halfway point
Feds reviewing court ruling on fertilizer dealers policy
Farm Rescue marks milestone with 400th farm aid case
Court gives fertilizer dealers a reprieve from policy change
Magic edge Omaha 103-99
Area prep volleyball roundup: Heath pushes Colome past Thunder
Kernels cut down Lynx in four sets
Tiger notebook: J-Back spot brings versatility to DWU offense
Athlete of the week: Donald doing it all for WiLdKats
Heartland Quilt Guild holds September meeting
Mitchell Toastmasters hold Sept. 8 meeting
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Elton Reinhold Tiede
Ida C. Rowe
Avoiding the temptation to throw mud
Don't wait to make the call
OUR VIEW: Immediacy of layoffs hard to swallow
No room for error in national security strategy
The courts and the (hair) cuts
WILTZ: Mayflies for dinner? The fish become gluttonous!
Fall turkey hunting licenses still available in North Dakota
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
November 17, 2012
PFLAG group to speak at service
Representatives of PFLAG will speak Sunday morning to the Anew United Church of Christ in Mitchell. The public is invited to attend. PFLAG is an acronym for Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays. The Anew UCC is an Open and Affirming congregation, which means it...
November 17, 2012 - 9:44am
November 5, 2012
George McGovern recalled as a pastor in 1940s Illinois
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. -- He was a national figure -- a congressman, U.S.
November 5, 2012 - 6:32am
November 3, 2012
'Fusion' worship service at DWU goes weekly
A contemporary church service started last year to draw in non-church-goers has moved to weekly services. Fusion Worship is an offshoot of the First United Methodist Church in downtown Mitchell and is a collaborative effort between the church and Dakota Wesleyan University. ...
November 3, 2012 - 5:06am
October 23, 2012
'Children's Day' will be celebrated at Methodist church
"Children's Day" will be celebrated at 8:30 and 11 a.m. worship services on Sunday at First United Methodist Church, Mitchell. There will be children's processionals at the services and the children will sing, read Scripture and lead The Lord's Prayer.
October 23, 2012 - 7:41am
August 11, 2012
Holy Spirit Church to mark golden anniversary Sunday
Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Mitchell will mark its 50th anniversary Sunday. The church, located at 101 W. Cedar Ave., will start with the showing a video of church history at 3 p.m. A Mass will be celebrated Sunday at 4 p.m., followed by dinner and games for the children. For...
August 11, 2012 - 5:14am
August 3, 2012
Mitchell church plans Bible school events
"Searching for Hidden Treasures" will be the theme for Vacation Bible School Monday through Friday, Aug. 10, at Grace Baptist Church, 600 S. Edmunds, Mitchell. Children in grades 1 through 6 will meet from 9 a.m. until noon for a missionary story, illustrated Bible teaching,...
August 3, 2012 - 6:32am
July 28, 2012
GLAD YOU ASKED: Ruts to remain awhile at church
Q: There's a mess in the yard at Holy Family Church after some work was done on the building. Some of the grass is dead and there are ruts in...
July 28, 2012 - 12:27am
June 30, 2012
Local church sets Vacation Bible School
First Reformed Church, Mitchell, will hold "Sky: Everything is Possible with God," Vacation Bible School from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, July 23, through Friday, July 27, at the church. The program is open to children 4 years old through sixth grade. Those participating will meet Bible...
June 30, 2012 - 4:06pm
April 17, 2012
New pastor hired for Mitchell, Armour Lutheran churches
On Sunday, the Rev. Craig Benson will be installed as the pastor of Amazing Grace Free Lutheran Church in Mitchell and St. Peter Lutheran Church in rural Armour. The installation services will be conducted by the Rev. Eldon Nelson, president of the Association of Free Lutheran...
April 17, 2012 - 7:04am
March 15, 2012
Methodist church gets grant to encourage attendance
A new effort to encourage church attendance has garnered the First United Methodist Church in Mitchell a $90,000 grant. "We were ecstatic, we celebrated," said the Rev. Brandon Vetter, DWU campus pastor. "They saw something happening here that seemed to be something both God and...
March 15, 2012 - 10:19pm
January 7, 2012
LETTER: Watch for teachers in church
To the Editor: Based on her previous writings affirming abortion and rejecting traditional families, I was not surprised with Kristi McLaughlin's position affirming sexually immoral acts. I agree that homosexuals should not be discriminated against and singled out for condemnation....
January 7, 2012 - 9:21am
LETTER: 'She-wolf in ewe's clothing' at local UCC
To the Editor: Does God create sodomites? "Absolutely not." Also, an interesting study "does not" overrule the word of God. Romans 1:24-27, 32-KJV. "Wherefore God also gave them up to uncleanness through the lusts of their own hearts, to dishonor their own bodies between...
January 7, 2012 - 9:18am
December 19, 2011
Blue Christmas event set Wednesday at Parkston church
PARKSTON --The Salem Lutheran Church, Parkston, will hold a Blue Christmas church service at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 21. The service is for those who are suffering from stress, grief and pain over the holidays.
December 19, 2011 - 4:28pm
December 12, 2011
Lutheran church in Chester will close after 104 years
CHESTER (AP) -- A 104-year-old church in Chester held its final Sunday service this weekend because of dwindling membership. The St. John Lutheran Church has 79 registered members, but attendance at Sunday services usually attracts just a couple of dozen people. Church Council President...
December 12, 2011 - 7:20am
December 6, 2011
Mitchell church sets Christmas concert on Sunday
A sacred Christmas music concert will be presented at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 11, at First Reformed Church, Mitchell. The concert will include vocal and instrumental musicians. A time of fellowship will follow the concert and a free will offering will be accepted.
December 6, 2011 - 3:17pm