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City band director celebrates 50-year-long career
As a financial dispute ends, construction on Mitchell's new visitor center begins
For U.S. president, South Dakota voters have choices beyond Trump and Clinton
Dakotafest to host Hawks town hall
Platte-Geddes pondering purchase of 13 acres for future school
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
AgweekTV: Growers say wheat will help meet rising world food demand
Deere to lay off 120 employees at Moline factory
An annual drive to the rodeo
High court: Ranchers should collect on storm-drowned cattle
Officials approve egg farm that will use cage-free barns
State junior teener tournament: Gregory takes third place
Amateur baseball playoff roundup: Plankinton punches ticket to state
State Legion: Madison eliminates Winner/Colome
Winner/Colome edges Parkston
Offense turns it on as Angels top Raptors
Local couple to marry Aug. 5
Mitchell couple's 50th celebrated today
Mitchell woman marks 90th year
77 years marked by Mitchell couple
Wagner man to celebrate 80th
Ileen Ruth Werkmeister
Roy C. Crisman, Jr.
Ileen Ruth Werkmeister
A different Trump rose in Cleveland
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
'Gotta catch 'em all' is not an excuse for boorish behavior
LETTER: Probe of Clinton's 'misdeeds' unsuccessful
LETTER: While dangers multiply, so do breakthroughs
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
WILTZ: Thinking about great whites and a trip to Hilton Head
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
WILTZ: Catching catfish and old dogs like myself
WILTZ: Dependence on technology has gone too far for this angler
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. The ordinance, which was approved with the support of 60 percent of voters in...
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
June 1, 2014
Demolitions on Mitchell City Council's agenda
The Mitchell City Council will consider two items on tonight's agenda related to the demolition of two old buildings downtown. The agenda...
June 1, 2014 - 11:03pm
Mitchell Main Street & Beyond backs sidewalk wine sales
Mitchell Main Street & Beyond, a downtown advocacy group, sent a mailer last week to about 2,500 registered voters in Mitchell urging them to support an ordinance allowing outdoor wine service downtown. Mitchell voters will go to the polls Tuesday and decide the fate of the sidewalk...
June 1, 2014 - 11:00pm
May 31, 2014
OPINION: Does Mitchell need sidewalk wine?
The subject of sidewalk sale of wine in Mitchell will be on the ballot in the upcoming election Tuesday, June 3. When the City Council attempted a couple years ago to open up Mitchell's downtown area to sales of all kinds of alcohol on the city sidewalks, arguments from the public...
May 31, 2014 - 9:09am