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Daugaard names new head of Bureau of Finance and Management
Investigation shows Scotland train derailment resulted in $1.08M in damages
Dakota Access pipeline court battle to linger into new year
Good samaritans rescue ice-covered deer, blinded by blizzard
Highway Patrol increasing use of sobriety checkpoints statewide
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Klobuchar on Obama's renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Heritage Foundation publishes report criticizing sections of 2014 Farm Bill
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
Miller leaves with injury as SDSU falls to Green Bay
Marlin varsity teams embark with new leaders
Area wrestling: Parkston goes 1-2 at home quad
Area high school girls basketball roundup: Reiner, Nighthawks down WiLdKats
DWU women rank high in free-throw shooting
Hofer birth announcement
Mitchell woman marks 80th decade
Amick birth announcement
Couple unites in July ceremony
White Lake man celebrates nine decades
James F. Hinrichs
Doris D. Mebius
Carroll M. Hunstad
Laura M. Johnson
James Frank Hinrichs
WOSTER: The orbit that made the moon landing possible
The price of listening and hearing fatigue
ACT’s “A Christmas Story, The Musical” delights audiences with familiar, beloved characters
ROUNDS: The Electoral College a vital piece of our Constitution
OUR VIEW: Cabela's keeps playing waiting game
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
Wiltz: Buck fever? Can't say I've been afflicted
Wiltz: Thankful in all forms during hunting season
Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
SD deer elusive after EHD outbreak
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