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New corn sculpture placed at Sixth and Main in Palace plaza
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June 6, 2016
County to canvass primary ballots
The Davison County Commission will canvass primary election ballots at its next regular meeting. With the primary election taking place on Tuesday, the meeting has been pushed back to Thursday to canvass the ballots the same week as the election. If the meeting was not moved, the...
June 6, 2016 - 10:11am
May 16, 2016
Davison Co. to consider malt beverage licenses
The Davison County Commission will consider renewing two malt beverage licenses at its next regular meeting. After skipping the last two meetings due to a lack of agenda items, the commission will meet again at 9 a.m. on Tuesday in the Davison County North Offices at 1420 N. Main...
May 16, 2016 - 10:10am
April 26, 2016
County to provide parking lot during the Meadowlawn Plaza renovation
The Davison County Commission has offered a helping hand to one of its neighbors. The five-person commission, which meets at 1420 N. Main St., offered Tuesday to allow the Mitchell Housing Authority to use the vacant lot behind the county's north offices to park construction vehicles...
April 26, 2016 - 5:35pm
April 25, 2016
Commission to consider hiring election help
The Davison County Commission will consider hiring election help at Tuesday's regular meeting. The five-person board will meet to discuss a handful of items at 9 a.m. at the Davison County North Offices on 1420 N. Main St. Included in the agenda are discussions with Tammy Frost of...
April 25, 2016 - 8:18am
April 19, 2016
County cuts local homeowner's property taxes by $1,000
One local homeowner is about to save nearly $1,000 thanks to the Davison County Commission. Mindi Smith, of Christine Street in Mitchell, received an estimated $987.73 tax break when the commission granted her appeal. Smith had purchased the home on Nov. 6 in 2015, but the county...
April 19, 2016 - 4:39pm
April 18, 2016
Davison County to discuss equalization, personnel
The Davison County Commission will discuss equalization and personnel at its weekly meeting Tuesday. The five-person board's schedule includes a board of equalization meeting at 9:30 a.m. and a closed-door executive session to discuss personnel at 10:15 a.m. The meeting will be held...
April 18, 2016 - 10:21am
April 12, 2016
New board to promote business in Davison County
Businesses looking to invest in Davison County could get a boost. Greg Henderson of Planning and Development District III, which represents Davison and 15 other counties in southeast South Dakota, pitched his proposal to create a board of individuals in the county to speak with landowners...
April 12, 2016 - 5:50pm
April 11, 2016
County to consider spring load limits for second straight week
For the second straight week, the Davison County Commission will consider spring load limits for county highways. At last week's commission meeting, Highway Superintendent Rusty Weinberg requested the county's spring load limits remain in effect until April 15 with the intention to...
April 11, 2016 - 10:28am
April 4, 2016
County to consider spring weight limits
The Davison County Commission will discuss spring weight limits at its regular meeting Tuesday. The five-person board will meet with Highway Superintendent Rusty Weinberg about the highway weight limits at the 9 a.m. meeting in the Davison County North Offices at 1420 N. Main St....
April 4, 2016 - 10:29am
March 29, 2016
Sheriff apologizes for procedural mistake
Davison County Sheriff Steve Brink admitted he was guilty of a minor procedural error regarding the purchase of a new patrol vehicle, but said it was not his intent to make the mistake. When purchasing a $33,385.02 patrol vehicle and the car's necessary equipment, Brink did not submit...
March 29, 2016 - 4:42pm
March 28, 2016
Davison Co. sheriff to discuss policy violation with commissioners
The Davison County Commission will meet with Sheriff Steve Brink Tuesday, one week after announcing his office violated the state's bid policy. The five-person board will meet at 9 a.m. Tuesday at the Davison County North Office at 1420 N. Main St. Earlier this year, the Davison County...
March 28, 2016 - 10:04am
March 22, 2016
Davison Co. Sheriff's office violates bid policy
The Davison County Sheriff's Office violated policy by purchasing a vehicle without first receiving approval from the County Commission. The Sheriff's Office purchased a 2016 Dodge Charger to serve as a new patrol vehicle, which was included as part of the 2016 county budget, but...
March 22, 2016 - 6:39pm
March 21, 2016
County to consider purchases for emergency management, sheriff's offices
The Davison County Commission will consider purchases for the sheriff and emergency management offices on Tuesday. The commission will consider the purchases at Tuesday's regular meeting at 9 a.m. at the Davison County North Offices, 1420 N. Main St, Mitchell. The five-person board...
March 21, 2016 - 10:58am
March 15, 2016
Disaster plan looks to establish shelters in northern Mitchell
An updated disaster mitigation plan for Davison County lists the city's soccer complex and campground in high need of emergency shelter. The plan, which was updated through a series of meetings between local emergency management officials from the county, city and local businesses,...
March 15, 2016 - 5:51pm
March 14, 2016
County could adopt disaster mitigation plan
The Davison County Commission will considering adopting a pre-disaster mitigation plan at its regular Tuesday meeting. The county will consider the disaster mitigation plan at 9 a.m. at the Davison County North Offices at 1420 N. Main St. The five-person board will also consider declaring...
March 14, 2016 - 11:05am