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Renovations on schedule for 2018 archery world championships
County spends $1,500 per year replacing bullet-ridden signs
A virtuous vow: Mitchell nun celebrates 70th year jubilee
Around the Region: Plankinton, Chamberlain & Howard
Aurora Co. Courthouse renovation off to slow start
Bankers: economy to remain slow in rural parts of 10 states
Community Closet to open in downtown Wagner on Dec. 1
South Dakota corn, soybean, sorghum crops forecast down
5 questions with ... Grady Bakken, farmer, Lignite, N.D.
New York strippers strike: Dancers say nearly-naked 'bottle girls' are grabbing their cash, cite racism
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Presidential Turkeys
Climbing cattle prices: Ag officials happy after 'shockingly low' 2016
AgweekTV wins first place awards from National Association of Farm Broadcasting
Commentary: Farmers' most important trait
Canadian ag's view of NAFTA: Strong support north of border, official says
Oshie, Holtby guide Capitals past Wild
Experience will guide Twins as they weigh extensions for budding stars
Vikings' stout defense set to clash with Rams' explosive offense
'Collective effort' and 'no egos' among keys to strong Vikings' offensive line
Dakota Wesleyan men snap skid, down Concordia
What you need in your winter survival kit
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
LETTER: New ideas for Mitchell's Main Street
LETTER: DC arguments are ridiculous
WOSTER: Enjoy SD's fall landscapes
Commentary: Don't hold your breath for a 'reckoning' on Bill Clinton
I'm a feminist. I study rape culture. And I don't want Al Franken to resign.
Wiltz: Chicken hawks could be affecting pheasant population
Wiltz: A rattlesnake eatin' turkey?
Mitchell VFW Post 2750 hosts ALS trapshoot fundraiser
Wiltz: Does Cabela's still book hunting and fishing trips?
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
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February 14, 2014
Locals to help build church roofs in Africa
A group of 12 local residents will leave Sunday for the African nation of Cameroon for a two-week mission trip. The trip will include building tin roofs for churches in the west central African country and sharing in fellowship. Ten members of the Trinity Lutheran Church of Mitchell...
February 14, 2014 - 8:53pm
November 4, 2013
Ray, N.D., church robbed at gunpoint during Saturday evening mass
RAY, N.D. – A man armed with a gun demanded money from about 20 people attending Saturday evening mass at the Church of St. Michael in Ray, the Williams County Sheriff’s Office said today. After receiving an undisclosed amount of money, the man fled in a motor vehicle and...
November 4, 2013 - 11:29am
September 6, 2013
Mormon church, Ancestry.com join forces
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- The Mormon church's family history research center has signed a new agreement with Ancestry.com in a project to make 1 billion new genealogical records available to the public. The Deseret News reports Family Search signed a five-year, $60 million deal with...
September 6, 2013 - 11:25pm
First Lutheran Church turns 125
It was on July 23, 1888, that a group of Norwegian Lutherans met together in John Reirson's store and organized the Norwegian Evangelical Lutheran Church of Mitchell. They hired the Rev. A.J. Lee, who lived in Mitchell, to preach once a month. The group took up subscriptions for money,...
September 6, 2013 - 10:35pm
July 22, 2013
'Nothing better than cowboy church'
It's not your typical church setting. The smell of sawdust, dirt and livestock hangs in the air. A soft breeze makes a neat row of American...
July 22, 2013 - 4:59am
June 11, 2013
Teen pleads guilty to torching reservation church
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- A Cannonball man has pleaded guilty to burning down a church on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation. Nineteen-year-old Phoenix Martinez was accused of torching the St. James Episcopal Church in Cannonball late last July. The church was destroyed. U.S. Attorney...
June 11, 2013 - 7:12am
May 28, 2013
Belle Fourche church to become historic site
BELLE FOURCHE (AP) -- The First Congregational United Church of Christ is waiting for the National Park Service to officially designate the Belle Fourche church as a historic site. The Black Hills Pioneer reported the congregation applied for a spot on the National Register of Historic...
May 28, 2013 - 12:01pm
April 1, 2013
Suspicious fire destroys abandoned church in Pine Ridge
PINE RIDGE (AP) -- Investigators say a weekend fire that destroyed an abandoned log cabin church on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation is suspicious. Interior Fire Chief Cliff McClure tells the media that there is no electricity in the building known locally as the Red Church. He...
April 1, 2013 - 1:37pm
March 28, 2013
Church moves headquarters from Pierre to Bismarck
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- The Dakotas Conference of the Seventh-day Adventist Church has moved its headquarters from South Dakota's capital city to North Dakota's capital. The church had been based in Pierre for decades. The headquarters for the Seventh-day Adventist churches and schools...
March 28, 2013 - 11:23am
March 9, 2013
Epiphany Church hosts 50th annual sausage feed
EPIPHANY -- As parishioners young and old prepare for their 50th anniversary Sausage Supper, the spirit of cooperation, giving and hard work continue through the generations at the Church of Epiphany. The annual event is set for 3-7 p.m. Sunday at the Epiphany Church hall. Tickets...
March 9, 2013 - 8:40am
February 14, 2013
Huron denies request for home to serve as church
HURON (AP) -- The Huron city commission has denied a permit to a Buddhist church that wanted to hold Sunday services in a home. The South Dakota Buddhist Association, which filed the request, told the city that a monk and church treasurer live in the home and about 20 people would...
February 14, 2013 - 1:50pm
November 27, 2012
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