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South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
Saturday's Prep Basketball Scores
Warriors' Doren captures state title
Ethan claims District 8B title
Semmler earns 160-pound title for Trojans
Undisputed champion: Chamberlain's Hutmacher claims Class A title
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
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Vernon E. Vlasman
Arline June Shipman
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
LETTER: Ironic situation with SCOTUS
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LETTER: Americans are tired of partisanship
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Richard and Judith (Stetler) Isaacs
LaVerne & Kathryn Kothe
Joe & Kerrill Morrison
February 22, 2017
Steve Rice enters Ward 1 Mitchell council race
A battle is brewing in Ward 1. The race to represent southwestern Mitchell on the City Council is officially underway, marking the first indication...
February 22, 2017 - 5:01pm
February 21, 2017
Mitchell Parks Dept. master plan gets go-ahead from council
Mitchell's Parks and Recreation Department is working toward a bright future. At Tuesday's regular Mitchell City Council meeting, the board approved...
February 21, 2017 - 9:10pm
February 17, 2017
Tjarks, Volesky aim for 2017 Mitchell council seats
Two more Mitchell City Council candidates have joined the fray in the 2017 municipal election. Incumbent Ward 4 Councilwoman Susan Tjarks intends...
February 17, 2017 - 5:44pm
February 7, 2017
Council members say heated exchanges gave city 'black eye'
Embarrassed, surprised, concerned and looking toward the future. That's the consensus from Mitchell City Council members Tuesday following a...
February 7, 2017 - 6:14pm
February 6, 2017
Council overrides Toomey's recycling veto
One week after Toomey vetoed the council’s decision to award Dependable Sanitation a $285,600 annual bid to continue providing recycling services...
February 6, 2017 - 10:20pm
February 3, 2017
Mitchell to purchase janitorial supplies through state bid
The city of Mitchell intends to purchase janitorial supplies through a state contract rather than a local company, and one business owner suspects...
February 3, 2017 - 5:23pm
January 30, 2017
OUR VIEW: Nothing wrong with additional discussion on recycling
Now's the time to speak up about Mitchell's recycling services. On Friday, Mayor Jerry Toomey enacted a veto on the City Council's decision to go with Dependable Recycling for Mitchell's recycling services. Toomey cited dozens of concerned residents contacting him via phone and email...
January 30, 2017 - 5:05pm
January 3, 2017
Mitchell contemplates recycling change
The future of Mitchell's recycling service is up in the air. After receiving bids from current recycling collector Dependable Sanitation, of...
January 3, 2017 - 9:32pm
January 2, 2017
Sioux Falls councilors want time to review board decisions
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Two Sioux Falls city councilors want more time to review the decisions of the city's most powerful citizen-advisory boards, particularly involving the city parks.
January 2, 2017 - 4:35pm
June 20, 2016
Council to appoint Parks and Recreation director
The Mitchell Parks and Recreation Department will no longer be without a director. Mayor Jerry Toomey will be recommending Nathan Powell, of Glendive, Montana, today for the director's position during the Mitchell City Council's regular meeting. It will be held at 6:30 p.m. in Council...
June 20, 2016 - 9:27am
June 7, 2016
OUR VIEW: Council spoke for majority on parking ban change
The Mitchell City Council on Monday night sent a resounding message when it denied an ordinance to ban trailers, boats and an allotment of recreational vehicles from parking on our city's streets. The actions of the council members proved it's their constituents, not a personal agenda,...
June 7, 2016 - 9:34pm
May 2, 2016
Palace lighting switch estimated at $116K-$121K
The Corn Palace might get a new look, but not without a hefty price tag. At Monday's regular City Council meeting, City Administrator Stephanie Ellwein revealed details from a report on the lights surrounding the Corn Palace murals and domes from Baltimore-based Image Engineering,...
May 2, 2016 - 11:00pm
Council to consider new rules on the lake, loitering
Dust off the rule book, because Mitchell could add several new regulations to city code. A handful of updates to city code will reach the Mitchell City Council at Monday night's regular meeting, including two meant to assist in the cleanup effort at Lake Mitchell, two regarding pedestrian...
May 2, 2016 - 10:53am
April 18, 2016
Veterans park given approval by Mitchell City Council
The entryway to Mitchell's Main Street is about to get a facelift. The Mitchell City Council unanimously approved a new $35,000 veterans park, which Mayor Jerry Toomey said would boost the appearance of the commonly utilized route to the Corn Palace, the city's signature tourist attraction....
April 18, 2016 - 10:40pm
Council to table parking ordinance update at Monday's meeting
A proposal to bar unhitched trailers, boats and campers from parking streetside in Mitchell will likely be tabled until May 2. The plan to overhaul the city’s parking ordinances was met with complaints from homeowners who felt the plan to ban streetside parking of larger vehicles...
April 18, 2016 - 8:31am