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Bob Dylan says 'not yearning' for good old days
German gummy bear maker Haribo plans to produce candy in U.S.
Top Senate Democrat vows to dig in heels on Gorsuch nomination
Catholic leaders told to come down from pulpit to deal with sexual abuse
State Department to approve Keystone pipeline permit
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
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
NOEM: A diversity of issues impacting agriculture
South Dakota farmers have mixed reaction to Thune's SHIPP
AgweekTV: Aftermath of DAPL protest continues for farmers & ranchers
South Dakota hay relief headed south
Rounds: $4.7B proposed USDA cut 'not necessarily' fair
From off-the-radar season, Huskies move into Class B crosshairs
United States celebrates first World Baseball Classic title
Injured Lavine, his upbeat attitude still part of Timberwolves
Dual championships may return to state wrestling meet
Q&A: Mock reflects on time with Kernel basketball
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Margaret A. Everson
Wauneta (Barb) Brown ne Kitto
Richard "Dick" Lyons
THUNE: It's time to turn the page on Obamacare
OUR VIEW: Sixth Ave. project has room to grow
IN OTHER WORDS: It's personal -- not business
DAUGAARD: Looking back on a successful legislative session
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Wiltz: Conditions can help chances on mountain lion hunt
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
April 15, 2016
MTI awarded NSF grant
Mitchell Technical Institute was recently notified that it has been awarded a $200,000 grant through the National Science Foundation's Advanced Technological Education program. MTI's project will help to increase the number of technicians in careers served by geospatial Geographic...
April 15, 2016 - 4:36pm
April 12, 2016
Olson, Kenkel retain school board seats unchallenged
Deb Olson and Kevin Kenkel will keep their seats on the Mitchell Board of Education without an election this year. There are two seats on the board up for re-election this year, both of which are three-year terms. Mitchell School District Superintendent Joe Graves said no one else...
April 12, 2016 - 5:51pm
April 11, 2016
MHS awards first visual arts varsity letters
It was time for Mitchell High School's artists to shine Monday night as the art department recognized the school's first-ever visual arts varsity...
April 11, 2016 - 8:28pm