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Details emerge on president's calls to Gold Star families
She took her dog to the vet to be put down. Five months later, she discovered her dog was still alive.
Most employers in South Dakota will see some savings in UI taxes
Former Sisseton-Wahpeton tribal executives sent to prison for embezzling
New corn sculpture placed at Sixth and Main in Palace plaza
Analysis: Single-payer would drastically change American health care. Here's how it works.
T-Mobile, Sprint may be getting close to a merger
Here are the 33 stores that will be closed on Thanksgiving day in 2017
The era of holiday deals is dead, and so is Black Friday
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
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Harvest of South Dakota row crops continues to be slow
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
Drought takes toll on row crop production in South Dakota
Moon break: Covered wagon ride a harvest tradition
Of farmers and journalists: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
Timberwolves drop season opener to Spurs
Yankees seize AL lead with 5-0 win over Astros
QB Kyle Sloter confident would 'have a job' if waived by Vikings
Vikings 'high level' of play equal parts offense, defense
Players rave about Teddy Bridgewater's return, but coach tempers expectations
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Dan August Schumacher
Susan Marie Schumm
William "Bill" Rubin
John "Jack" Ronald Krier
WOSTER: Pheasants during the great fall classic
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Wiltz: Know your shotgun before hunting pheasants
Poor Dakotas pheasant seasons could impact states' economies
Tangled whitetails: 'Once-in-a-lifetime' memory to help save a deer
Wiltz: How much protection do bald eagles need?
Malia Elle Manmano
Hill-Zens five generations
Mitchell man arrested for suffocating woman to death
October 10, 2014
PHOTO: Upstairs Downtown
October 10, 2014 - 7:13am
October 3, 2014
Upstairs Downtown Tour scheduled
Mitchell Main Street & Beyond has scheduled an Upstairs Downtown Tour event from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday. The Upstairs Downtown Tour provides an opportunity for area residents to view some of the great unique living and business opportunities that exist on Mitchell's Main Street and...
October 3, 2014 - 5:31pm
August 27, 2014
Bricks fall from Sioux Falls building; no one hurt
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — No injuries were reported when bricks fell from the side of a three-story building in Sioux Falls. Bricks began falling to the sidewalk at the Larson Square building about 10 p.m. Tuesday. The incident prompted the closure of a section of Main Avenue, and...
August 27, 2014 - 8:25am
August 9, 2014
PHOTO: VFW demolition
August 9, 2014 - 7:38am
August 6, 2014
Corn Palace attendance dips during renovation
With work happening on a two-phase, nearly $7.2 million renovation of the Corn Palace, attendance at the city-owned tourist attraction dropped significantly in July when compared to last year. A total of 73,417 people visited the Corn Palace in July, according to the Mitchell Convention...
August 6, 2014 - 6:46pm
July 18, 2014
VFW settles into new home as city moves toward demolition of old building
It’s been almost four months since Mitchell’s Veterans of Foreign Wars Post moved to a new location just a few blocks from its old, forlorn...
July 18, 2014 - 9:12am
July 8, 2014
No takers yet for sidewalk wine in downtown Mitchell
It’s been nearly a month since Mitchell voters approved an ordinance allowing wine service on downtown sidewalks, and so far no businesses have applied for a permit to take part in sales.
July 8, 2014 - 10:53pm
Mitchell City Council rejects VFW demolition bid
Vote of 5-2 means building will remain until at least late August. Only one bid was submitted for the demolition of the old VFW building, a $216,742 bid from Ironman Construction, of Tyndall.
July 8, 2014 - 6:28am
July 6, 2014
Mitchell City Council to consider VFW demo bid
The Mitchell City Council will consider tonight whether to award a bid for the demolition of the old Veterans of Foreign Wars building. The agenda includes a 6:15 p.m. Public Properties Committee meeting, a 7:05 p.m. Traffic Commission meeting, a 7:20 p.m. Finance Committee meeting...
July 6, 2014 - 10:44pm
June 25, 2014
PHOTO: Downtown vandalism
Connie Henning, owner of The Framer in downtown Mitchell, sweeps up dirt from the sidewalk Tuesday afternoon. Henning said someone ripped up...
June 25, 2014 - 7:06am
June 19, 2014
Leader of downtown advocacy group resigns
Mitchell Main Street & Beyond Executive Director Molly Goldsmith has announced her resignation. Goldsmith was the executive director for MMS&B...
June 19, 2014 - 6:19pm
June 18, 2014
LIVE VIDEO: Corn Palace renovation
Video feed provided by On Sight Video Surveillance
June 18, 2014 - 11:50am
June 8, 2014
Corn Palace renovation begins brick by brick
There's a hole in the wall of the Corn Palace and Mayor Ken Tracy helped put it there. Standing atop the Corn Palace's marquee Friday, Tracy...
June 8, 2014 - 9:22am
June 6, 2014
GLAD YOU ASKED: Sidewalk wine and cigarettes?
Q. Now that voters have approved the ordinance allowing wine service on Mitchell's downtown sidewalks, will people be allowed to smoke at any outdoor cafes set up downtown?
June 6, 2014 - 4:17pm
June 3, 2014
Bid to be awarded for VFW demolition
The council voted Monday night to set a July 1 date to award a bid for the demolition Mitchell's old Veterans of Foreign Wars building. An agreement in the amount of $3,280 for architectural services by Larry Jirsa, a local architect, for the demolition of building was also approved. Tracy...
June 3, 2014 - 6:12am