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White House says Syria's Assad preparing another chemical attack, warns of 'heavy' penalty
Judge mulling options to expand, dismiss GEAR UP lawsuit
Russia sanctions bill remains stalled in Congress
School board approves $30.26 million K-12 budget
Inmate caught in Arkansas after 32 years on the lam
CenturyLink is accused of running a Wells Fargo-like scheme
Nestle may sell Butterfinger, BabyRuth as U.S. cuts sweets
Sprint offers one-year free unlimited service aimed at Verizon users
Apple's iPad Pro is closer than ever to replacing your laptop
Look out Alexa: Apple announces 'HomePod,' a smart home audio speaker
Dusty wheat fields signal peak for glut
Central SD farmer sees 4-year drought 'rotation'
2 LSU researchers get nearly $1M to study honeybee stress in SD
South Dakota youth nonprofit to breed cattle with donation
5 questions with ... Tom DePuydt, farmer/rancher, Saco, Mont.
Mitchell's Bergeson advances to nationals in trapshooting
Dimock-Emery blanks Wagner
Building begins for Neuendorf's Kernels
Hoek tabbed to lead DWU golf programs
Wild sign Olofsson to two-year contract
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Mary Jane Kiner
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Wiltz: Could you have been a good mountain man?
Wiltz: Dealing with out-of-state anglers
Reclaiming habitat for SD's largest fish
Wiltz: With outdoors trips, a Plan B is good
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Bob & Anna Graumann
School board approves $30.26 million K-12 budget
It might have been a "lot of numbers," but the Mitchell Board of Education is happy with the 2017-18 budget. On Monday night, the five-person...
2 hours 41 min ago
June 24, 2017
Little Kernels Preschool brings another option to Mitchell
Marching in line, matching each other's movements, Pam Rasmussen's daughter and two nephews stomped and sang their way through the great room...
June 24, 2017 - 5:00am
June 23, 2017
Mellette school is 2nd in state to approve armed staffers
MELLETTE (AP) — A school in Mellette is the second in South Dakota to allow approved employees to carry guns. The American News reports that the Northwestern Area School Board approved the move unanimously this month. South Dakota lawmakers passed a school sentinel law in 2013,...
June 23, 2017 - 1:00pm
June 21, 2017
A valedictorian went rogue in his final speech. His school in Pennsylvania tried to shut him down.
Peter Butera, class president for the entirety of his life as a high school student - all four often-frustrating years of it - took the stage...
June 21, 2017 - 10:11am
June 19, 2017
Mitchell students win big at international science fairs
Mitchell High School students are ramping up their research. For the first time, Mitchell students had a "clean sweep" of three of the largest...
June 19, 2017 - 4:08pm
June 17, 2017
School board: 'Future is bright' for Mitchell School District
Standing tall and pristine, the recently completed performing arts center overshadows its neighboring buildings — including the Mitchell...
June 17, 2017 - 9:00am
June 9, 2017
The ACT: Searching for perfection in Mitchell
To earn a perfect score on the ACT is no easy task. And it's never been accomplished by a Mitchell High School student, according to principal...
June 9, 2017 - 8:15am
June 8, 2017
Educators learning to map out the future at MTI
For Erika Kruggel, a high school visual arts teacher, it is hard to get out of her comfort zone in education. But that all changed this week...
June 8, 2017 - 11:13am
June 6, 2017
Longtime Mitchell children's librarian retires after 26 years
Lori Wagner has read "The Baby Beebee Bird" so many times, she nearly has it memorized. She'll even add in a puppet show while reading the children's...
June 6, 2017 - 7:16am
June 1, 2017
Student achievement, finances are priority for Christiansen
Matthew Christiansen expects his children to achieve their best — and he wants the same for the Mitchell School District. Christiansen, 43,...
June 1, 2017 - 4:18pm
Communication, school safety among top goals for Gades
Good communication is key for the Mitchell School District, according to Renae Gades. And it’s her top priority as she runs for the open seat...
June 1, 2017 - 4:05pm
May 30, 2017
U.S. spelling bee champs find success after sting of defeat
Three past winners of the Scripps National Spelling Bee say losing was the secret to their success. Early defeats spurred an inner competitive...
May 30, 2017 - 10:33am
May 27, 2017
Retiring P.E. teacher Betty McNeil inspires students through physical activity
Without Betty McNeil, there's no P.E. at John Paul II Elementary. Or at least that's what McNeil's students believe as she nears the end of her...
May 27, 2017 - 8:30am
May 26, 2017
Texas teachers give 'most likely to become a terrorist' award to 13-year-old
Seventh grader Lizeth Villanueva has been in her school's academic honors program for two years. She gets good grades and has never been a discipline...
May 26, 2017 - 7:41am
May 25, 2017
Petition signed by more than 1,700 urge school water balloon fight charges to be dropped
MINOT, N.D. -- An 18-year-old has entered a not guilty plea to disorderly conduct for a lunchtime water balloon fight at a Minot high school....
May 25, 2017 - 5:27pm