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City declares snow emergency; DWU calls of night classes
Navajos settle Utah voting rights case over mail-in ballots
Man involved in Sioux Falls building collapse leaves company
Senate committee rejects campus free speech proposal
Mueller files new charges in Manafort, Gates case
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
First National Bank to halt production of NRA credit card
Sioux Falls teacher requests special brain cancer treatment
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
Taco Bell overtakes Burger King as 4th-largest U.S. chain
place a business brief
State climatologist: 'Prepare for another drought year'
Eager about agriculture
Customers are the 'backbone' of Blue Bird Locker
A fondness for farming
Farmers have highest suicide rate of all occupations
2014 Team USA shootout hero T.J. Oshie, former Warroad and UND star, salutes golden goal
A flurry of gold as Winter Games near conclusion
Prep Focus: Versatile Eklund racking up the wins
The greatest goal in US women's hockey history won Team USA the gold
Catching up with former area athletes: Waddell named All-Big Ten second team
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Bessie Melva Boughey
Annette Leontina Link
HEINERT: Crossover Day approaches
OPINION: Finding the way to college
Commentary: How an aging Billy Graham approached his own death
OPINION: Session is about two-thirds complete
WOSTER: 'Knock off the quads and let them skate'
Wiltz: Give some thought to loading your own ammo
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Mettle to medal: John Henry Krueger perseveres to podium in 1,000 meters
Like many great champions, Mikaela Shiffrin is compelling, and human, in defeat
Pheasant hunters flocking in February? National Pheasant Fest bringing in thousands to SD
Ralph & Gail Dybdahl
Chris & Sandi Paustian
October 28, 2014
PHOTO: Whittier garages
Mueller Lumber Co. employees install rafters on Monday afternoon for a nine-unit garage complex west of Whittier Lofts on Second Avenue in Mitchell....
October 28, 2014 - 8:15am
October 22, 2014
Main street in Sturgis to remain at 5 lanes
STURGIS (AP) — The main artery through the motorcycle mecca of Sturgis has been permanently made into five lanes. Officials in 2012 and 2013 restriped Lazelle Street into five lanes for the annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally — which draws hundreds of thousands of people to the...
October 22, 2014 - 10:23pm
October 21, 2014
City council decides to delay new city hall
Mitchell Mayor Ken Tracy cast the deciding vote Monday night to delay the construction of a new city hall, clearing the way for a competition-sized indoor pool to be built in the city. Tracy cast his vote after members of the City Council split 4-4 on a vote to delay the construction...
October 21, 2014 - 6:34am
October 20, 2014
Council set to vote on projects
The Mitchell City Council plans to vote tonight on whether to move forward with either the construction of a new city hall or a competition-sized indoor pool. The agenda includes a 6:40 p.m. Public Works Committee meeting, a 6:50 p.m.
October 20, 2014 - 6:53am
October 18, 2014
TIF talk comes with Tabor grain facility
TYNDALL — To TIF or not to TIF?
October 18, 2014 - 7:45am
Two projects, one choice for Mitchell
It's nearly decision time for the Mitchell City Council. After lengthy talks over several meetings about two possible construction projects, a new city hall and a competition-sized indoor pool, council members plan to choose with a vote Monday night which project to move forward...
October 18, 2014 - 7:27am
October 12, 2014
SDSU in Brookings dedicating new athletic complex
BROOKINGS (AP) — South Dakota State University athletes have a new place to hone their skills. The Brookings school dedicates the Sanford-Jackrabbit Athletic Complex Saturday. The multi-purpose indoor competition and training facility just north of Coughlin-Alumni Stadium...
October 12, 2014 - 10:52pm
October 7, 2014
Mitchell City Council to decide between new city hall, indoor pool
It's time to sink or swim for two proposed building projects in Mitchell. The Mitchell City Council will decide at its next meeting, scheduled for Oct.
October 7, 2014 - 7:20am
October 3, 2014
Grain facility races to finish in Emery
EMERY — A $19 million grain-handling facility in Emery will be open for harvest, even though the project is behind schedule. The 5.2-million-bushel...
October 3, 2014 - 5:34pm
3M planning $70 million expansion in Brookings
BROOKINGS (AP) — The 3M Company is planning a $70 million expansion of its plant in Brookings. The Argus Leader reports that the project will be done in phases through 2018 and will create almost 90 jobs. The company is expected to get state and city tax incentives and help...
October 3, 2014 - 5:08pm
October 2, 2014
'The hourglass on that thing is running': City mulls options, cost for indoor pool
In a strip mall on the north side of Mitchell, young swimmers gather to practice in a temporary pool too small for competition. It's been...
October 2, 2014 - 6:15pm
Brookings cheese plant part of SD dairy push
By Carson Walker BROOKINGS (AP) — The formal opening on Friday of the Bel Brands USA plant in Brookings is part of a decades-long effort to make South Dakota a major player in not just milk production but also dairy products, the state secretary of agriculture said. Bel...
October 2, 2014 - 3:17pm
October 1, 2014
Judge dismisses lawsuit over Sioux Falls Wal-Mart
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A judge has dismissed a lawsuit over an election that paved the way for a Wal-Mart in south Sioux Falls. Four homeowners in the neighborhood sued over an April election in which voters approved rezoning the proposed store site from agricultural to commercial...
October 1, 2014 - 10:36am
September 29, 2014
Lincoln Co. wind farm project reaches $1.5M fundraising goal
BERESFORD (AP) — Developers of a proposed wind farm in southeastern South Dakota say they have surpassed their initial $1.5 million fundraising goal. Officials with Dakota Power Community Wind say 110 investors across the state have partnered with Lincoln County landowners...
September 29, 2014 - 11:36am
September 23, 2014
Proposed Sioux Falls solar farm worries neighbors
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls and Minnehaha County planners have approved a permit for a proposed $25 million solar farm on the outskirts of South Dakota's largest city. However, some neighbors say they'll appeal the decision, and a renewable energy expert wonders why the...
September 23, 2014 - 5:18pm