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Area soldiers to return home from deployment Sept. 30
McCain says he will vote 'no' for GOP health-care bill, dealing major blow to repeal effort
A short history of 'dotard,' the arcane insult Kim Jong Un used in his threat against Trump
Arkansas art teacher had sex with four students, police say
Strong rain, thunderstorms expected across region this weekend
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
Brown County officials reject proposed hog farm expansion
Nearly one-third of South Dakota winter wheat crop planted
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
Area growers sound off on Dicamba drift damage
Hope returns in crop forecast
Vikings QB Bradford to miss second straight game
Injured Vikings QB Sam Bradford expected to miss second straight game
Game of the Week: Three things to watch between Gregory and Bon Homme
Kernel softball loses doubleheader against Lynx
Mitchell looks to get back on track against Douglas
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
Jacob "Jack" Sandness
Judith Downs Gilbert
Jacob "Jack" Sandness
Larry R. Reimnitz
Commentary: Supporting Trump is perfectly normal behavior
Finders keepers doesn't apply to kindness
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
THUNE: Service academies offer students a unique opportunity to serve
DAUGAARD: Looking ahead to another Buffalo Roundup
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
July 2, 2013
Petition filed for sidewalk wine
A petition regarding the ordinance allowing wine on Mitchell sidewalks downtown was turned in Tuesday afternoon. If the petition has enough...
July 2, 2013 - 10:10pm
Council members react to new Corn Palace plan
A new $7.1 million plan to renovate and expand the Corn Palace drew mostly positive reactions from members of the Mitchell City Council Tuesday. The...
July 2, 2013 - 9:29pm
Longhorn/VFW committee to meet
A committee tasked with resolving the situation with the shared wall at the Longhorn/VFW site in downtown Mitchell will meet for the first time Wednesday afternoon. The committee will meet at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Mayor's Office at City Hall, 612 N.
July 2, 2013 - 10:39am
Color-changing domes part of new $7.1M Palace plan
The Mitchell City Council appears ready to act after being presented with the latest plan for the renovation and expansion of the Corn Palace....
July 2, 2013 - 7:10am
July 1, 2013
Corn Palace plan to come before Mitchell City Council
The Next Generation Corn Palace Committee plans to present its newest concept for the proposed renovation and expansion of the Corn Palace at tonight's Mitchell City Council meeting. The meeting begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 612 N. Main St. The Next...
July 1, 2013 - 6:06am
June 28, 2013
Downtown Mitchell sees rapid change
This summer brings a flood of change to Mitchell's Main Street, with multiple businesses opening, closing or moving to new locations. So far...
June 28, 2013 - 4:53am
June 26, 2013
Double trouble on Main Street: Twin brothers neighbors in business
The Anderson twins have come a long way since running competing lemonade stands as children, but their competitive spirit remains. They've...
June 26, 2013 - 12:44pm
June 22, 2013
Confusion over sidewalk cafés in downtown Mitchell
To a passerby, it's just a few tables and chairs. But to Billy Mawhiney, the owner of Get Fresh Table and Market, it's an invaluable resource....
June 22, 2013 - 9:35am
June 21, 2013
Upstairs Downtown tour set Thursday
Mitchell Main Street & Beyond will hold its second annual Upstairs Downtown Tour from 5:30 to 8 p.m. on Thursday. Tickets are $5 and are available at the MMS&B office, 400 N. Main St., Suite No. 202, Mitchell. Tickets will also be available during the tour at Woelfel Park at...
June 21, 2013 - 5:16pm
June 20, 2013
OUR VIEW: City right to buy Jitters property
It appears the city of Mitchell will soon own another piece of land in the downtown business district. Recently, the City Council approved...
June 20, 2013 - 5:23am
June 19, 2013
Not so fast: Vote possible on wine
A petition is circulating to force an election on a new Mitchell ordinance that allows sidewalk wine service. The Rev. Carroll Torberson, an outspoken opponent of sidewalk wine service, is spearheading the effort.
June 19, 2013 - 10:04pm
June 18, 2013
Mitchell City Council Committee forms for Longhorn/VFW
A new committee will be formed to help the Mitchell City Council deal with the unstable shared wall between the former Longhorn Bar and Veterans...
June 18, 2013 - 5:06am
June 17, 2013
Longhorn/VFW talk planned
Discussion of the unstable, shared wall at the Longhorn/ VFW site downtown is on tonight's Mitchell City Council agenda, as is an initial vote on a proposed dollar-a-night tax on occupied hotel rooms. The agenda includes a Public Works Committee meeting at 6:25 p.m., a Traffic...
June 17, 2013 - 8:17am
June 16, 2013
VFW to meet with city council Monday night
Mitchell VFW Commander Pat Ziegler said he and other vets will meet with the Mitchell City Council Monday night to determine the long-term future of the local VFW post. Demolition of the Longhorn Bar to the south of the VFW -- which share a common wall -- has destabilized the veterans'...
June 16, 2013 - 11:11pm
June 15, 2013
LETTER: On wine issue, city should get out of way
To the Editor: Councilman Olson's not a prohibitionist, but would rather continue to prohibit both open consumption outside your own home than to allow it on both your street and Main Street (on the same public sidewalks), while using tax dollars to enforce both prohibitions....
June 15, 2013 - 11:30pm