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Trump plans to clear Keystone, Dakota Access pipelines
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USDA nominee has support of SD delegation
Week of Jan. 23 South Dakota Sportswriters Basketball Polls
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Golden Eagles shoot past Howard
Undefeated Nighthawks soaking up success
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Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
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Hunters take last shot at pheasants
June 17, 2016
Mitchell native named as Roadman Scholar
Torrie F. Michels, Mitchell, has been named a Roadman Scholar at Morningside College, Sioux City, Iowa. A Roadman Scholar must be a full-time student who has completed at least 45 credits of college work with a cumulative GPA or 3.76 or above. The award is named in honor of the late...
June 17, 2016 - 11:08am
June 14, 2016
81-year-old woman joins the class of 1953
TABOR—Six years separated them, but nothing could keep Daniel "Danny" Carda and Darlene Syrovatka from getting married, despite their young...
June 14, 2016 - 10:31am
May 17, 2016
DWU signs articulation agreement with Western Dakota Tech
Dakota Wesleyan University has signed an articulation agreement with Western Dakota Technical Institute in Rapid City. "This partnership will complement DWU's business and entrepreneurial programs," said Fredel Thomas, DWU dean of admissions. "Western Dakota Tech students coming to...
May 17, 2016 - 6:35pm
May 10, 2016
MHS student named Presidential Scholar
PIERRE — A Mitchell High School student is one of two from South Dakota selected as a U.S. Presidential Scholar. Shelby Riggs, 18, was announced Thursday as one of 160 high school seniors from across the country recognized for their accomplishments in academics, the arts, and...
May 10, 2016 - 10:19am
School board bumps salaries for Graves, other admins
It was a night of dollar signs for the Mitchell Board of Education on Monday night. School board members approved a slew of salary increases for teachers, administrators and the superintendent of the Mitchell School District during their regular meeting at the Mitchell Career and...
May 10, 2016 - 10:18am
May 9, 2016
MHS sophomore selected for national music camp
Naomi Powers has never played with a national orchestra before. This summer, that will change. Powers, a sophomore at Mitchell High School, is one of 78 students in the United States selected to participate in NYO2, a summer program for outstanding instrumentalists ages 14 to 17....
May 9, 2016 - 5:31pm
School board to consider bumping teacher salaries
After more than a year of high-profile studies, speeches and politics, the Blue Ribbon Task Force's recommendations are being put into practice. The Mitchell Board of Education will consider a tentative agreement between the Mitchell Education Association and the Mitchell School District...
May 9, 2016 - 10:24am
April 30, 2016
A presidential distinction
It can be hard for high school students to set themselves apart, but three Mitchell High School seniors seem to be well on their way. Kelsie...
April 30, 2016 - 9:40am
April 28, 2016
Putnam re-elected to National School Boards Association
A Mitchell man will retain his seat on a national education board. Neil Putnam, a member of the Mitchell Board of Education, was re-elected as a representative from the Western Region for the National School Boards Association. NSBA's 150 school board member Delegate Assembly held...
April 28, 2016 - 5:45pm
Small campus shines in big spotlight
The Dakota Wesleyan University campus was heaved into a large spotlight Wednesday when a film crew from Los Angeles was in Mitchell filming a...
April 28, 2016 - 11:41am
April 26, 2016
USD students research GEAR UP controversy
VERMILLION — This semester some of the political science students at the University of South Dakota turned a classroom wall into a map...
April 26, 2016 - 5:32pm
April 25, 2016
School board praises fine arts center's progress
Members of the Mitchell Board of Education all agreed while touring the school district's new fine arts center construction site: It's going to be really cool. From the burnished block gleaming in the corridors to the miniature coliseum-like balcony seating currently under construction,...
April 25, 2016 - 9:17pm
Local students qualify for national HOSA, SkillsUSA contests
Mitchell students have skills. A contingent of Mitchell High School students have recently qualified to compete in the national Health Occupations Students of America and SkillsUSA contests. For SkillsUSA, Ethan Steidl and Zeb Parsons qualified in Urban Search and Rescue Robotics,...
April 25, 2016 - 8:16am
April 21, 2016
Longtime teachers honored before retirement
Tears, laughter and a lifetime's worth of memories mixed together Wednesday at the Mitchell Career and Technical Education Academy. Shane Thill,...
April 21, 2016 - 10:23am
April 19, 2016
Governor seeking interns for fall term
PIERRE — Gov. Dennis Daugaard is currently seeking applications for two fall Governor's Office Internships in Pierre. The positions will be paid and run from September to December 2016. Governor's Office interns have the opportunity to work at the highest level of state government,...
April 19, 2016 - 5:21pm