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Man pleads guilty in Salem drug store theft
Platte golf course vandalized early Sunday morning
Area organizations receive more than $13K worth of grants
High school activities association starts search for executive director
High school association directors restructure its financial committee
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Scouts find subpar corn yields, big soy pod counts in South Dakota
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
South Dakota cattle on feed up 5 percent from last year
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
July 15, 2013
Mitchell City Council to vote on Corn Palace plan
The Mitchell City Council will consider approving a multi-million-dollar plan to renovate and expand the Corn Palace at its meeting tonight at 7:30 in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 612 N. Main St. The Next Generation Corn Palace Committee worked on the plan for several months...
July 15, 2013 - 3:56am
July 10, 2013
Big projects still top priority, Mitchell mayor says
After completing his first year in office, Mitchell Mayor Ken Tracy is proud of his gray hair. "Unlike (President Barack) Obama, I already had...
July 10, 2013 - 7:48am
July 6, 2013
LETTER: Domes not best way to spend $7.1M
To the Editor: Does no one see the contradiction and irony in the headlines in Tuesday's paper ($7.1 million for color-changing domes vs. the biggest year yet for the summer lunch program)? One would begin to think that our priorities in Mitchell are somewhat skewed. It...
July 6, 2013 - 4:34pm
July 5, 2013
OUR VIEW: Corn Palace: Sometimes little things mean most
A pair of ideas might make the Corn Palace stronger for the future. One is obvious: The $7.1 million plan for Corn Palace renovation and...
July 5, 2013 - 7:12am
Wine petitioners meet threshold
Mitchell's sidewalk wine debate will go to voters. Petitions referring the sidewalk wine ordinance to a public vote were turned in Tuesday and verified as having enough signatures Wednesday. The ordinance, if upheld by voters, would allow wine service at sidewalk cafes downtown. Petitioners...
July 5, 2013 - 5:43am
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