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"Meet the Creator" and closing reception at Dakota Discovery Museum
Vegetation management planned on Missouri River sandbars
Man arrested after two crashes, injuring passenger
Platte-Geddes using grants to enhance ag, welding programs
Scotland city council limits timeframe for fireworks
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Scouts find subpar corn yields, big soy pod counts in South Dakota
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
South Dakota cattle on feed up 5 percent from last year
South Dakota milk production up 6 percent in July
Area high school volleyball roundup: Hanson advances to championship
DWU golfer records ace
Chamberlain wins Mobridge-Pollock golf Invite
DWU releases men's basketball schedule
DWU wrestling team signs 10
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Mildred "Millie" Gritzmacher
Lillian (Buchholz) Brandt
OUR VIEW: Education best place to start meth fight
In his 30 years, Dunn did a lot of quiet things for our futures
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Radical Islam worse than perceived
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
January 29, 2016
Region IV-B One Act Play results
Seven area schools participated in the Region IV-B One Act Play, held Thursday at the Pepsi-Cola Theatre in Mitchell. Schools participating were...
January 29, 2016 - 11:15am
January 22, 2016
OPINION: This is the year to act on education
The 2016 Legislative Session began this week. This year, I am proposing that South Dakota address the issue of teacher pay. We all know that the key to student achievement is an effective teacher. We also know that South Dakota's teacher salaries are lowest in the nation, and have...
January 22, 2016 - 12:23pm
January 20, 2016
Campaign raises $18K for former Mitchell teacher
When Ryan Stahle set up an online fundraiser for his friend Allen Remily, he didn't expect the response he would get. Remily, a former Mitchell...
January 20, 2016 - 9:02pm
January 12, 2016
Education proposals lead to praise, questions from superintendents
Gov. Dennis Daugaard's proposal to raise South Dakota's teacher salaries from worst in the nation is drawing praise from two of the state's superintendents. On Tuesday, Daugaard unveiled his proposals to raise more than $100 million through a half-cent sales tax, with $40 million...
January 12, 2016 - 6:35pm
January 11, 2016
School district audit shows no issues
Mitchell School District's finances are in fine shape, according to an audit of the 2014-15 school year. Jay Tolsma, an accountant, of ELO, presented the audit report to the Mitchell Board of Education members during their regular meeting Monday evening at the Mitchell High School...
January 11, 2016 - 10:14pm
January 1, 2016
Bridgewater-Emery School District pays teacher $25,000 after resignation
BRIDGEWATER—The Bridgewater-Emery School District gave a resigning teacher a $25,000 contract payoff last week, but the superintendent and school board president have declined to offer any reasons for the agreement. David Eich, a former eighth-grade civics health and K-8 physical...
January 1, 2016 - 3:40pm
December 14, 2015
School board thanks Moen for service
School board members bade an early farewell to the Mitchell School District food service director Monday. After 10 years at the helm of district's food services, Sean Moen resigned his position. His last day is Dec. 31, marking Monday's Board of Education meeting at Mitchell Technical...
December 14, 2015 - 7:18pm
December 10, 2015
Professional Excellence Award winners named at DWU
Dr. Bethany Melroe Lehrman and René Cardona are the winners of the Professional Excellence Awards for the fall term at Dakota Wesleyan University. Melroe...
December 10, 2015 - 6:41pm
November 19, 2015
OUR VIEW: Teacher pay only part of the problem
Much has been said about the Blue Ribbon Task Force and its recommendations regarding teacher pay in South Dakota. Last summer, the Blue Ribbon Task Force, appointed by Gov. Dennis Daugaard, held meetings, gathered public input, analyzed data and discussed ideas for reform. A report...
November 19, 2015 - 10:44am
November 13, 2015
Longfellow partners with local business
Longfellow Elementary students presented a thank-you banner Tuesday to Brad Olson and Charlie Bates for the $1,800 VernEide Ford gave to Longfellow...
November 13, 2015 - 6:25pm
November 11, 2015
Task force recommends $8,000 increase to teacher salaries
The Blue Ribbon Task Force came to a consensus on 29 recommendations to increase teacher salaries and education funding in South Dakota, but the three items that failed to earn a consensus may be more telling of the task force's success. After nearly one year of deliberations, the...
November 11, 2015 - 8:24pm
Mitchell couple thanked for $25K donation
On Tuesday, board members of the Mitchell Community Scholarship and students from Mitchell High School's national award-winning Friend de Coup...
November 11, 2015 - 5:57pm
November 10, 2015
Ethan plans Veterans Day program
There will be a Veterans Day program at 10 a.m. on Wednesday in the Ethan gymnasium. The speaker for the event is Mike Oster. The public is invited to attend this function. After the program, the Ethan area veterans will be hosting a potluck at the Legion Hall in Ethan. In conjunction...
November 10, 2015 - 10:16pm
Weiss honored for volleyball prowess
Senior Mikayla Weiss has completed 2,000 assists so far in her volleyball career. She was awarded a team volleyball at the last season game against Winner. Students that attended the district oral interp contest on Nov.
November 10, 2015 - 10:15pm
Barington graduates basic combat training
Army National Guard PFC. Kylie N.
November 10, 2015 - 10:14pm