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Bigger farms, fewer farmers
Trump names general as new national security adviser
Council to consider parks and rec master plan
State lawmakers to weigh bills on abortion, campaign finance
Mitchell FFA celebrating National FFA Week
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
U.S. corn farmers worry as Mexico woos South American suppliers
Official: Cattle prices have stabilized
Marlin boys fall to Pierre
Tiger baseball team goes 1-3 against Tabor College
Mitchell Ravens win U12 title at Wesleyan Classic
Area high school boys basketball roundup: Friesz scores 30 as Chamberlain outlasts Aberdeen Roncalli in OT
Jackrabbit women topple Fort Wayne
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Florence Irene Moke
Robert Lee Sunderman
Robert Fritz Wegehaupt
Mary Jean Nelson
Charyl E. Saunier
OPINION: Manuals are becoming entertaining to read
OPINION: The lost year for economy?
LETTER: SD GOP ignores the will of the people
LETTER: The boondoggle of wind energy
LETTER: Speaking out against corruption
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Marcella and Elmer Werning
February 18, 2017
Stephen Todd: The man behind the moves of Friend de Coup
During elementary school, Stephen Todd's favorite day was when the mysterious singing and dancing group would perform. Year after year, the same...
February 18, 2017 - 8:54am
February 16, 2017
Mitchell science teacher expands drone course with help from $5K grant
A quiet buzzing sound filled the Mitchell Career and Technical Education Academy Thursday afternoon as drones flown by Julie Olson's students...
February 16, 2017 - 5:44pm
LETTER: Graves was positive force behind Performing Arts project
To the Editor: Although everyone involved in the Performing Arts project appreciates all the accolades (pour 'em on!), the editorial opinion...
February 16, 2017 - 5:30pm
February 15, 2017
OUR VIEW: Former trooper should step off local school board
The Platte community has dealt with enough hardship and controversy in the past 17 months, which is why we urge a local school board member to step down. Brian Biehl was a South Dakota Highway patrolman for 15 years who admitted to taking about $70,000 in money that he confiscated...
February 15, 2017 - 5:05pm
MTI debuts video featuring new technology
Those interested in learning more about technical education in general, and Mitchell Technical Institute in particular, can utilize a brand new...
February 15, 2017 - 12:16pm
February 14, 2017
Parent-teacher conferences set at MHS, Second Chance and MCTEA
Parent-teacher conferences for Mitchell High School, Second Chance High and Mitchell Career & Technical Education Academy will be held from 3:30...
February 14, 2017 - 5:45pm
Mount Vernon students, Dakota Pump partner for manufacturing contest
MOUNT VERNON — A group of Mount Vernon eighth-graders didn't win a statewide contest, but their teacher said they learned — and that's...
February 14, 2017 - 5:01pm
February 12, 2017
District 26 legislators differ on IM 22 repeal
CHAMBERLAIN — A discussion about the repeal of an initiated measure became heated during a District 26 public forum in Chamberlain. State...
February 12, 2017 - 5:22pm
February 10, 2017
Universities might get special budget powers
PIERRE — There is a saying in the halls of the Legislature that almost nothing is truly dead until the lawmakers end their annual session...
February 10, 2017 - 11:20am
February 9, 2017
MTI’s welding, radiology departments join forces in creation of new program
At Mitchell Technical Institute, the radiology department and the welding department have one common trait — an X-ray machine. While those...
February 9, 2017 - 5:53pm
Dakota Wesleyan puts a 'human face' to refugee discussion
Thomas Madut very clearly recalls the night he and his family fled their home in South Sudan. At 5 years old, Madut, along with his family, left...
February 9, 2017 - 9:59am
February 8, 2017
SD lawmakers reject bill for scholarship fund transparency
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota lawmakers have rejected a bill that was meant to increase transparency in the state's school choice scholarship program.
February 8, 2017 - 4:50pm
February 7, 2017
Jazz Festival breaks in Mitchell School District's new performing arts center
Musicians and visitors alike were in awe during Tuesday's Palace City Jazz Festival. And it wasn't just for the smooth sound of jazz played throughout...
February 7, 2017 - 10:56pm
DeVos becomes U.S. education secretary as Pence breaks tie
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's choice of billionaire Betsy DeVos to be education secretary was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on Tuesday,...
February 7, 2017 - 12:20pm
February 5, 2017
Lawmakers to take up bills on lobbying, guns at the Capitol
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota lawmakers are set to consider measures on abortion, lobbying restrictions and allowing concealed pistols in...
February 5, 2017 - 4:47pm