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White Lake works on adding clinic
A look at news from around the region
Farm Rescue to help 300th farm family this fall
Don't take your drone to a national park Labor Day weekend
Company agrees to $75K penalty for crop-insurance policy violations
SD-based Great Western Bancorp files for initial public offering
New Aberdeen beef plant execs plan to fire up production in 2015
Regional states eye SD’s milk production success
SD ag officials cancel trade trip to Russia
Economy slowing down in rural parts of 10 states
With poor rail flow, SD farmers and elevators pile, bag grain
Thune addresses grain shipment delays at Rapid City forum
Use of cover crops for forage supply, dairy production
Tips to help improve silage quality
GUEBERT: OMG GMOs
Scotland outlasts Irene-Wakonda 3-2
Freeman football fighting low player turnout, has 12 players on roster
Area high school volleyball: Hanson wins volleyball tournament
Friday's sports schedule
CERSOSIMO: Marchand was an 'inspiration to all of us'
'Cotton King' returns to State Fair
Counties to get trees grown by Plankinton man in statehood project
Family group kicks off Freeman Academy Studio series.
Wagner, Parker form statehood committees
Georgia H. Buehler
Wesley Kevin Klinkhammer
George P. Ruppelt
DAUGAARD: Something for all ages to enjoy at the state fair
LETTER: Don’t vote for big money
LETTER: Public Must demand answers on EB-5
AMY NOVAK: Knowledge fuels the new economy
GUEBERT: OMG GMOs
WILTZ: African Plains Game -- There's nothing plain about it.
Pick your spots to hunt -- Chamberlain is solid; Mitchell, Winner are decent
Got pheasants? Pick your spots to hunt this fall
Bigger planes to fly to Pierre during hunting season
Young pheasant tally shows birds to increase
August 13, 2014
Farmers Union campers learn about agriculture, cooperation
The United Nations named 2014 the International Year of Family Farming. During Davison County's Farmers Union annual day camp, youth learned about our state's number one industry of agriculture as well as the impact cooperatives have on their daily lives. Developed around the theme,...
August 13, 2014 - 5:18pm
August 11, 2014
Music boosters pledge $25K to proposed fine arts center
The parents booster group for Friend de Coup, Mitchell High School's show choir, has pledged $25,000 to the proposed fine arts center for the school district. "We're pleased with that," Superintendent Joe Graves told the Mitchell Board of Education during its regular meeting Monday...
news / local
August 11, 2014 - 9:00pm
Mount Marty College recognizes LPN grads
The Mount Marty College nursing program held the pinning ceremony for the August 2014 graduating practical nursing students on Aug.1. Among the graduates was an area student, Latasha Boucher, of Springfield. The pinning ceremony at MMC began in 1986 for the bachelor of science in...
August 11, 2014 - 2:09pm
August 8, 2014
Johnson submits resignation from Mitchell Board of Education
Mitchell Board of Education Member Rick Johnson has submitted his resignation, Mitchell Superintendent Joe Graves said Friday. The resignation is effective upon the selection of a replacement, which the school board will start the process of Monday at its regular meeting. Johnson...
news / local
August 8, 2014 - 4:12pm
August 3, 2014
Bailey Lulf receives $300 scholarship from Lyman County Farmers Union
Lyman County Farmers Union has awarded a $300 scholarship to Bailey Lulf. Lulf is the daughter of Dale and Sherry Lulf and the granddaughter of the late Ronald "Red" and RuthAnn McMannus, of Reliance. She is a graduate of Lyman County High School and will attend South Dakota State...
August 3, 2014 - 10:56pm
Mitchell native graduates from Oklahoma State University
Caitlin M. Way, Mitchell, graduated from Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Okla., on July 17. -- Source: Oklahoma State University
August 3, 2014 - 10:39pm
Volek graduates from basic training
Air Force Airman First Class Jesse N. Volek graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Volek is the daughter of Elizabeth and Eugene Kitchens, Mitchell, and a 2013 graduate of Mitchell High School. Volek completed an eight-week...
August 3, 2014 - 10:35pm
July 29, 2014
Voters approve Corsica-Stickney school consolidation
STICKNEY -- Through all of the public meetings and the planning process, there seemed to be large amounts of support for consolidation of the school districts in Corsica and Stickney. On Tuesday, that support came through at the polls. Both towns had more than 80 percent of their...
news / local
July 29, 2014 - 9:15pm
July 27, 2014
Mitchell student graduates from Iowa Lakes Community College
Iowa Lakes Community College held its Spring Commencement ceremony on May 9 on the Estherville campus. Samantha Piehl, Mitchell, graduated magna cum laude with an associate in applied science, veterinary technician degree. She was also a presidential scholar. To graduate magna cum...
July 27, 2014 - 11:13pm
Mitchell student graduates from Bellevue University
BELLEVUE, Neb. -- Bellevue University proudly acknowledges the accomplishments of students who have earned degrees from January through June 2014 -- 813 total, including 247 graduate degrees and 566 bachelor's degrees. Area graduates include William Kinder, Mitchell, with a BS in...
July 27, 2014 - 11:09pm
Area high school students attend Summer Accounting Institute
VERMILLION -- Thirty high school students from four Midwestern states were recent guests of the University of South Dakota for the 2014 Summer Accounting Institute. Open to high school sophomores and juniors interested in pursuing careers in accounting or majoring in business, students...
July 27, 2014 - 11:08pm
Fulton student attends aerospace camp
Courtney Miller, of Fulton, attended Aerospace Career and Education (ACE) Camp from July 13 to 16 at South Dakota State University in Brookings. While at camp, students used a flight simulator, built and launched rockets, flew planes, observed the aviation section of Lake Area Technical...
July 27, 2014 - 11:05pm
July 23, 2014
MTI expecting high enrollment again
Mitchell Technical Institute expects to see its enrollment near its record-high totals from a year ago when school starts next month. MTI President Greg Von Wald told the Mitchell Board of Education Monday that 1,054 students have signed up for classes this fall, down just three...
news / local
July 23, 2014 - 10:13pm
July 22, 2014
Mitchell trio places at National health conference
Three Mitchell High School students placed in the top 10 at the National Health Occupation Students of America Conference on June 25-28 in Orlando, Fla. Mason Wenzel, Emma Schmidt and Luke Bartl, who are part of the MCTEA Chapter, took sixth in biomedical debate at nationals, which...
July 22, 2014 - 10:51pm
July 21, 2014
Mitchell School Board approves budget
The Mitchell School District's budget of $26.53 million for the 2014-15 school year was unanimously approved Monday night, as the district's Board of Education turned the page to a new year. The board met Monday night at the Mitchell Career and Technical Education Academy and approved...
news / local
July 21, 2014 - 9:14pm