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Explosions, gunfire reported near American University in Afghanistan
As wine shipments go legal, a few hiccups here and there
Opponents of Sioux Falls city building submit petitions
Multimillion-dollar cancer center planned for Pierre
Rapid City adding up to 15 people to firefighting force
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Scouts find subpar corn yields, big soy pod counts in South Dakota
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
South Dakota cattle on feed up 5 percent from last year
South Dakota milk production up 6 percent in July
Area high school volleyball roundup: Hanson advances to championship
DWU golfer records ace
Chamberlain wins Mobridge-Pollock golf Invite
DWU releases men's basketball schedule
DWU wrestling team signs 10
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Mildred "Millie" Gritzmacher
Lillian (Buchholz) Brandt
OUR VIEW: Education best place to start meth fight
In his 30 years, Dunn did a lot of quiet things for our futures
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Radical Islam worse than perceived
LETTER: Why is Tripp-Delmont facing rapid enrollment?
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
January 11, 2016
Midcontinent becomes another provider to air council meetings
Mitchell residents have another way to view City Council meetings. Midcontinent Communications began airing live meetings this month on the public, educational and government channel KRNL, or Channel 7 for Midcontinent cable subscribers in Mitchell. Residents can also watch live council...
January 11, 2016 - 4:42pm
January 7, 2016
Cost of living raises on hold for union workers
The Mitchell City Council held an executive session at Thursday's special City Council meeting for the purpose of discussing ongoing employee union negotiations, according to Mayor Jerry Toomey. Toomey did not share any details about the session. On Thursday, the council unanimously...
January 7, 2016 - 9:21pm
Joint-use recreation agreement approved by council
Mitchell's recreation enthusiasts now have the opportunity to get a little more bang for their buck. Mitchell's City Council unanimously approved a joint-use agreement to allow Lakeview Golf Course, the Mitchell Recreation Center and the Village Bowl bowling center to offer those...
January 7, 2016 - 9:06pm
January 6, 2016
City to consider joint-use agreement between Rec Center, Lakeview Golf Course and Village Bowl
If you're a member of the Mitchell Recreation Center or the Lakeview Golf Course, you may want to dig out your bowling ball. At a special City Council meeting at 5:15 p.m. Thursday at City Hall in Mitchell, the council will consider action to approve a joint-use agreement between...
January 6, 2016 - 7:14pm
January 4, 2016
Sidewalk battle building again
A one-year delay on Mitchell's sidewalk plan couldn't erase the tension between one resident and the city. Mitchell's sidewalk committee met Monday before the regular City Council meeting at City Hall to review the 2016 sidewalk installation plan that will bring construction to nine...
January 4, 2016 - 9:56pm
January 3, 2016
Council to consider trio of contracts
It's business as usual for Mitchell City Council in its first meeting of the new year. The council will look to approve three contracts at Monday night's regular council meeting at 7:30 p.m. in Council Chambers at City Hall at 612 N. Main St. If approved by the council, the three...
January 3, 2016 - 8:24pm
December 21, 2015
Pool proposal sees more progress
Mitchell's indoor pool continued its slow and steady climb toward reality at Monday night's council meeting. More than one year since the City Council authorized $25,000 to pay an architect to prepare initial designs for an indoor aquatic facility, the council approved an amendment...
December 21, 2015 - 9:36pm
December 20, 2015
Final indoor pool funding source seeks approval
The city of Mitchell on Monday will likely take another small step toward construction of an indoor aquatic facility. With the majority of Mitchell voters supporting an $8 million pool project in early December, the City Council will hold the first reading of an ordinance designed...
December 20, 2015 - 7:00pm
December 16, 2015
Open meetings panel says city didn’t violate law
Mitchell’s City Council did not violate state law, the South Dakota Open Meetings Commission ruled Wednesday. The panel met telephonically on Wednesday afternoon due to inclement weather throughout the region. All five members of the Open Meetings Commission voted against the newspaper’s...
December 16, 2015 - 2:20pm
December 10, 2015
Special election vote totals approved by council
Tuesday's vote totals for the construction of an indoor aquatic facility were approved Thursday. The Mitchell City Council held a special meeting to canvass results from the special election to approve financing for the construction of an indoor aquatic facility. The council approved...
December 10, 2015 - 5:24pm
December 8, 2015
Council approves display of motto 'In God We Trust'
The Mitchell City Council spent much of Monday’s meeting at City Hall weighing the decision to approve a resolution to allow the motto “In...
December 8, 2015 - 9:34am
City Hall sewer pipes not deemed emergency
Let the bidding begin. City Hall's leaking sewer pipes were not deemed an emergency by the City Council, opening the $102,800 project to public...
December 8, 2015 - 9:27am
December 6, 2015
Council to consider emergency City Hall repairs
Less than two months after the Mitchell City Council came to an informal consensus to remain in the current City Hall, a resolution to commence building repairs has made its way to the council's agenda. At Monday's regular council meeting, Mitchell's eight council members will consider...
December 6, 2015 - 7:27pm
December 4, 2015
Majority of council maintains support for aquatic facility
More than one year after an indoor aquatics facility was approved, Mitchell's City Councilors stand firm behind their votes in support or opposition of the project. Of the seven current council members, each elected official stood behind last year's 5-3 vote to approve the pool...
December 4, 2015 - 7:41pm
December 3, 2015
Former councilwoman returns to council seat
After a nine-year break from the Mitchell City Council, a familiar face is returning to the eight-person board. Mayor Jerry Toomey selected...
December 3, 2015 - 11:26am