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Woman pleads guilty as an accessory in an Oacoma stabbing death
Fargo man considers legal action after losing leg in construction accident
Insurance building catches fire in Canistota
Worker at troubled nonprofit pleads not guilty to abuse
Crews begin to suppress nearly 2-square-mile Crow Peak Fire
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
Warm, windy conditions affect condition of some crops
Company looks to expand egg farm plan, use cage-free barns
Egg-laying chickens and eggs both down in South Dakota
USDA: South Dakota's hog and pig numbers up 6 percent
South Dakota cattle on feed up 9 percent from last year
No. 1 Angels top No. 2 Gang in meeting of state's best
Winner's Krolikowski offered by SDSU
Too many walks hurts Post 18 in loss to SF East
Legendary U.S. women's basketball coach Pat Summitt dies at 64
Post 18 splits with Pierre
Mitchell man to celebrate his 80th
Sojourner's Bridge Club holds June 13 meeting
Wonder Workers take June 13 'Skip Day'
Mitchell Area Garden Club holds June 14 meeting
DAV Auxiliary holds June 13 meeting
Pamela Hohn Brandriet
Richard "Dick" Miller
Donald M. Williams
Dylan William Mentele
South Dakota's priorities take center stage
"It doesn't matter. It's public record"
OUR VIEW: Focus on your goals, mayor
TOOMEY: Newspaper didn't identify mayor's main concern
A walk through South Dakota history
One big catch, a second state record: Manning shoots state record smallmouth buffalo
OPINION: Predator hunters and their competitive events
Wiltz: A bucket list and catching an afflicted fish
Wiltz: The why to when and where we hunt
The good and bad that can get ugly
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...
Life / local
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. ...
Life / local
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.
Life / local
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...
Life / local
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...
News / local
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...
News / local
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...
News / local
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....
opinion / letters
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...
opinion / letters / local
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...
News / state
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.
Life / local / entertainment
December 6, 2011 - 3:17pm