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Mitchell man arrested after foot pursuit
Mitchell man arrested for child porn
USDA provides $95.1 million for four electric projects in South Dakota
Chamberlain teacher inspires students with encouraging messages
Rest areas are changing along state's interstates
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.
'Consistent performer': Michels makes plays for Kernels
SD college football preview: Nielson takes on old team in USD-WIU duel
Dordt sweeps Tigers in three sets
Mitchell's Brewster to join Tiger women's basketball
Catching up with former area athletes: Fossum, Juffer lead Coyotes into new swim season
Mitchell woman turns 80
Canova woman marks 85th birthday
Couple celebrates 60th anniversary
Healy birth announcement
Fulton woman celebrates 80th birthday
Marcellina C. Weiss
Joseph F. Nesladek
Albertine "Tina" Anderst
The last great stronghold for pheasant hunting
A Monumental Milestone
Superstar, super nervous, easy interview
Mastering a foreign language
Human trafficking in our backyard
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
New Mormon church planned in Mitchell
MITCHELL -- There are more Mormons in Mitchell than ever, and a new church will facilitate increased growth, local church officials said Monday. Plans...
November 27, 2012 - 8:14am
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