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Woonsocket's Van Dyke Taxidermy hit with layoffs
Two injured after 10- to 12-foot fall at Mitchell Fine Arts Center
DWU recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of best regional colleges
A four-way stop planned on U.S. 81 at Watertown
Box Elder deal might open way for expanding I-90 to six lanes
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
Court gives fertilizer dealers a reprieve from policy change
Riders crossing N.D. 'cowboy up' for cancer awareness
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Lemmon couple offer $2,000 reward for info on stolen cattle
Kernels go 1-2 against West River foes
Record-setting wrestlers go into MHS hall of fame
Carpenter, Mock earn all-ESD honors
Arnold Palmer, 'King' of the PGA tour, dies at 87
Kernels earn road win at Pierre
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Raymond Russell Stevens
Vicki Jo Jensen
Corlena Mary Koranda
Harvey V. Terveen
No room for error in national security strategy
The courts and the (hair) cuts
Why bother now writing a new mission statement?
OUR VIEW: Hisses and Cheers
LETTER: Impaired, polluted waters can be fixed
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
WILTZ: Old bait-casting reels can be pretty darn handy
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
August 25, 2016
DUFFET: Paying for College and the Clinton New College Compact
Hillary Clinton recently unveiled her New College Compact. The goal is college affordability by ensuring free tuition at four-year public colleges for every student from families earning $85,000 a year or less. The family income cap would rise to $125,000 by the year 2021. The Compact...
August 25, 2016 - 10:59am
August 8, 2016
South Dakota "in the black" as net importer of college freshmen
PIERRE — The latest analysis of where college freshmen end up attending school demonstrates South Dakota retains its status as a net importer of college freshmen. Federal higher education data from fall 2014 showed that 1,433 South Dakota students went to out-of-state colleges...
August 8, 2016 - 5:38pm
August 3, 2016
Mitchell High School announces final registration schedule
Mitchell High School Principal Joe Childs, has announced that the first day of school will be Wednesday, Aug. 24. Final registrations for all students will be Wednesday, Aug. 10 from 9 a.m. to noon and from 1 to 4 p.m. Students are asked to bring their laptop agreement with them to...
August 3, 2016 - 5:50pm
August 2, 2016
Grants galore for Chamberlain School District
An afterschool program in Chamberlain that allows students to learn beyond the regular school day is gaining interest, leading the school district to land thousands of dollars in grant money. For the past 10 years, the Chamberlain School District has received $100,000 per year through...
August 2, 2016 - 10:05am
July 19, 2016
10 afterschool programs funded through grant
PIERRE — Ten 21st Century Community Learning Center grants have been awarded to provide funding for academic enrichment opportunities for students, it was announced Tuesday. This year's grant recipients join 32 grant recipients already serving 49 sites across South Dakota.
July 19, 2016 - 5:14pm
OUR VIEW: Let's keep The Kernel alive
The great Mitchell High School student-run newspaper, The Kernel, has been in existence for decades. Capturing moments, memories and comments of thousands of students, the newspaper has been offered as a high school course that gives credit to those who take the class. Aside from...
July 19, 2016 - 5:13pm
July 15, 2016
Arts Council grants $1.3 million
More than 250 South Dakota artists, arts organizations, schools and art projects will receive $1,338,000 in grants from the South Dakota Arts Council for fiscal year 2017, Gov. Dennis Daugaard announced. These area schools and individuals received grants:
July 15, 2016 - 10:06am
MTI announces spring president's list
Mitchell Technical Institute President Mark Wilson has announced the spring 2016 president's list. Students must earn a GPA of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale and complete at least 12 credit hours of academic work during the semester.
July 15, 2016 - 10:02am
DWU announces dean's list for spring semester
The 2016 spring semester dean's list for Dakota Wesleyan University has been announced. Students must earn a semester GPA of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale. That also have to complete at least 12 hours of academic work during the semester. The following students have been named to the...
July 15, 2016 - 10:02am
June 28, 2016
Chamberlain School District focused on the future
CHAMBERLAIN — As a long-awaited project in the Chamberlain School District is beginning to take shape, school officials are already looking...
June 28, 2016 - 5:23pm