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State officials hope ruling moves case to US Supreme Court
Rapid City gas station clerk stabbed to death in robbery
Mother, missing children could be in Black Hills
Company gives $50K donation under new school choice law
Bill offered to overhaul initiative requirements, start date
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
SDSU-led cattle seminar stirs up consumer impact ideas
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
U.S. takes step to boost organic food production
Puerto Ricans could ease South Dakota dairy labor shortage
Area wrestling roundup: KWLPG wins three at home quad
No. 5 Avon downs Mitchell Christian
Mitchell Christian holds off Avon
Area basketball roundup: Peterson powers Platte-Geddes over Burke/South Central
Harrisburg fends off Kernel boys
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Marian L. Young
WOSTER: Presidential communication: From Washington's horse rides to Trump tweets
HEINERT: Disappointed in governor's Spearfish Canyon State Park plan
OUR VIEW: Self-assess screen time for children
OUR VIEW: Classic basketball never gets old
ROUNDS: Repealing Obamacare first step to replacing it with affordable, patient-centered plan
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
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
School board to recognize award-winning teacher and student groups
It's award season, and Mitchell School District is taking home its fair share. The Mitchell Board of Education will give a nod to several of those award winners today, including the South Central South Dakota Science and Engineering Fair award recipients; Mitchell School District's...
April 11, 2016 - 10:56am
April 8, 2016
OPINION: Preparing for the ACT on a budget
The easiest way to prepare for the ACT on a budget is to borrow your library's copy of the The Real ACT. If you use that and then collect a free copy of "Preparing for the ACT Test" from your guidance office, you'll be all set to prepare for your ACT whether you have five days or...
April 8, 2016 - 10:24am
March 30, 2016
Three Mitchell Destination Imagination teams advance to state tournament
Three Mitchell Destination Imagination teams will advance to the state tournament after a strong showing at regionals. The GBR Improvers, Quick...
March 30, 2016 - 4:47pm
March 22, 2016
MTI medical assisting program re-accredited for eight years
The medical assisting program at Mitchell Technical Institute has received official notification of continued accreditation through 2024. The program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs who voted at their March 18 meeting. MTI's program...
March 22, 2016 - 6:24pm
March 21, 2016
Doodle 4 Google national winner named
A Washington, D.C., student won the 2015 Doodle 4 Google contest. Google announced the winners online Monday, naming Akilah Johnson, Eastern Senior High School, Washington, D.C., as the winner of the national contest for her doodle, "Google in my Afrocentric Life." Earlier this year,...
March 21, 2016 - 5:30pm
March 14, 2016
Lions Academy approved for second year
There will be Lions in Mitchell again this summer.
March 14, 2016 - 9:36pm
School board to consider drone for MTI
Mitchell School District will consider approving a drone purchase for Mitchell Technical Institute. Members of the Mitchell Board of Education will consider the purchase during their regular meeting at 5 p.m. today at the Mitchell Career and Technical Education Academy. According...
March 14, 2016 - 10:33am
March 8, 2016
American Indian education package receives final approval from House
PIERRE—The state House of Representatives strongly supported a package of legislation Tuesday intended to help improve education of American Indian students in South Dakota. Two of the three measures go to the desk of Gov. Dennis Daugaard next for his review. SB 81 creates a...
March 8, 2016 - 5:39pm
February 24, 2016
MHS speech/debate team prepares for final tournaments
Mitchell High School's speech and debate team ended its regular season recently, but the competitions aren't over yet. Ron Grimsley, head speech/debate coach for MHS, said this weekend is the district tournament to qualify for the National Speech and Debate Tournament—and he...
February 24, 2016 - 10:26am
February 23, 2016
Klumb makes 'difficult decision,' supports tax increase for teacher pay
Without a change of heart from one local legislator, a bill meant to raise teacher pay could have died in the House. Rep. Joshua Klumb, R-Mount Vernon, was one of three representatives to change his vote on Tuesday on a bill to raise the South Dakota sales tax by a half percent to...
February 23, 2016 - 5:46pm
February 18, 2016
Ag education interest on the rise
Agriculture-related education continues to expand in South Dakota, and local enrollment numbers have responded in kind. Mitchell Technical Institute has seen it's ag-related program enrollment more than triple in the past five years while adding three new agriculture programs. South...
February 18, 2016 - 5:30pm
February 11, 2016
Parent Teacher Conferences set for MHS, Second Chance High and MCTEA
Parent-teacher conferences for Mitchell High School, Second Chance High and MCTEA will be held from 3:30 to 9 p.m. on Feb. 18. These traveling teachers will be available at the high school at the following times: Kelli Baysinger, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m.; Jessica Ferguson, 3:30 to 6:45 p.m.;...
February 11, 2016 - 5:38pm