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Stay or go? Tribe gives conflicting messages to protest camp
U.S. surgeon general E-cigarette report sparks controversy
After 'pizzagate' shooting, an industry trained in hospitality thinks about security
No mistrial for Dylann Roof after church shooting survivor calls him 'evil'
'Silent extinction': Giraffes listed as a vulnerable species after 30-year population plunge
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
Klobuchar on Obama's renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Heritage Foundation publishes report criticizing sections of 2014 Farm Bill
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
IOC says Games bid process must change so there are no losers
Kernels' Miller named to Class AA all-state volleyball team
MAC building blocks for the future
Catching up with former area athletes: Waddell, Gophers win four relays
TRAXLER: For first time, national title is on the table for Jacks
Hofer birth announcement
Mitchell woman marks 80th decade
Amick birth announcement
Couple unites in July ceremony
White Lake man celebrates nine decades
Carroll M. Hunstad
Laura M. Johnson
James Frank Hinrichs
Lila J. Steiber
A different future for Health care
HAGEN: Time for more teddy bears
Fighting for What Matters
Lest we forget
OUR VIEW: A win for transparency
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
Wiltz: Buck fever? Can't say I've been afflicted
Wiltz: Thankful in all forms during hunting season
Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
SD deer elusive after EHD outbreak
December 6, 2016
Longfellow first-graders learn 'value of giving' with Angel Tree donation
Tipping back their cups until there was nothing left, the first-graders of Longfellow Elementary School slurped their celebratory hot chocolate....
December 6, 2016 - 6:07pm
November 28, 2016
MTI, DWU join forces to better serve students
New collaborative efforts are brewing between Mitchell's two post-secondary institutions. For years, Mitchell Technical Institute and Dakota...
November 28, 2016 - 10:17pm
November 24, 2016
Our view: Districts need to discuss mandating seat belt use on buses
In wake of a tragic crash earlier this week in Tennessee, school boards around the nation need to consider whether it's time to mandate seat belts for students riding on buses. We hope the majority of school boards at least discuss what happened Monday afternoon in Chattanooga, where...
November 24, 2016 - 2:58pm
November 17, 2016
Teachers reap higher pay as result of sales-tax increase to 4.5%
PIERRE — Raising the state sales tax appears to have partially solved the problem of low pay for teachers in South Dakota. Gov. Dennis Daugaard's administration released preliminary data Thursday showing the average salary for a teacher in a public school rose to $46,924. This...
November 17, 2016 - 5:49pm
October 13, 2016
Yankton educator named SD Teacher of the Year
OACOMA — Beth Kaltsulas has been named the 2017 South Dakota Teacher of the Year. Kaltsulas, a teacher from the Yankton School District,...
October 13, 2016 - 8:25pm
October 12, 2016
Dakota Christian School working on 'October Harvest' fundraiser
CORSICA — Dakota Christian School is down, but not out. Earlier this year, the Corsica-based school identified there was a shortfall in its general fund, according to Superintendent Don Mitchell. When that information was relayed in the school's newsletter, two anonymous donors...
October 12, 2016 - 3:51pm
October 11, 2016
Sprint to provide one million students with free internet, mobile devices
WASHINGTON—Wireless carrier Sprint Corp on Tuesday, Oct. 11, pledged to provide 1 million U.S. high school students with free mobile devices and internet access as part of a White House initiative to expand opportunities for lower income kids. Marcelo Claure, chief executive...
October 11, 2016 - 5:00pm
October 7, 2016
Mitchell student cast in BHSU play
Michael Doorn, Mitchell, will play Cootie (Mel) in the Black Hill State University Theatre department's production of "Moonchildren," a dramatic comedy from the 1960s. The play gives the audience an opportunity to get a feel for the frustrations students shared during that era including...
October 7, 2016 - 5:49pm
Wagner Outdoor Science Program engages students through canning
As the outdoor science program at the Wagner Community School grows, Carrie Tucek's new botany class had groundbreaking experiences that will soon become a learning tradition for Wagner students. It was the students themselves that made the suggestion that the learn how to make and...
October 7, 2016 - 5:46pm
September 28, 2016
Howard school given $1 million to use for student scholarships
HOWARD — When a couple walked into the Howard High School and said they wanted to give the school district $1 million last year, Superintendent...
September 28, 2016 - 5:53pm
September 20, 2016
Howard School district implements new security system, laptops for students
HOWARD — Safety, security and technology are top priorities for the Howard School District this year. For the new school year, the district installed a controlled access system. This updated security requires teachers and other staff members to use a key fob to get into each...
September 20, 2016 - 5:52pm
Price tag for need-based scholarships would pass $10 million in three years
PIERRE — The Legislature would need to spend $3.8 million the first year to cover the first round of additional need-based scholarships for university and technical institute students in South Dakota, an official from the state Board of Regents said Tuesday. Legislators would...
September 20, 2016 - 5:08pm
OUR VIEW: DWU's forum deserves kudos
Dakota Wesleyan University is taking on an uncomfortable discussion next week that needs to be applauded. During its annual McGovern Civic Engagement Forum, the McGovern Center and DWU will host Dr. Mary Hess, who is speaking on the topic "White Privilege in Small-town America." The...
September 20, 2016 - 4:49pm
September 6, 2016
Mitchell musician part of UNL marching band
Autumn Urbigkit, Mitchell, is part of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's 300-member Cornhusker Marching Band, which made its 2016 debut on Saturday at Memorial Stadium in Lincoln, with pregame and halftime performances at Nebraska's football season opener against Fresno State. Urbigkit...
September 6, 2016 - 10:22am
Two Mitchell students receive scholarships
Brenna Morgan and Danielle Stoltz, both of Michell, were awarded scholarships from South Dakota State University for the upcoming academic year. Morgan, a freshman exercise science major, received the Hatterscheidt Foundation Scholarship. She is the daughter of Steve and Dawn Morgan....
September 6, 2016 - 10:22am