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From sports to spring plays, Mitchell community attends events of all kinds
Students vie for prizes in welding contest
'Sidewalk to nowhere'
Platte's Bentz honored as SD's Doctor of the Year
Missing person located in Minnesota
McDonald's vows 'modern' makeover amid U.S. sales struggle
AgweekTV: Learning about Lamancha goats
Recent rains could improve outlook for Texas cattle herds
Dry winter rolls into spring - 'It's going to get worse'
AgweekTV: Calving season underway with favorable spring weather
SD legislative budget committee adopts revenue estimates
A go-to player in big-game moments
Fitzgerald dominating on mound for DWU baseball
Mitchell youth wrestlers set out for state titles
Vikings, Greenway working to restructure contract
This weekend's sports schedule
Couple wed in November ceremony
Former Stickney woman turns 100
Corsica man celebrates 90th
Stickney man celebrates 85th
Area woman turns 107 years old
Lawrence "Larry" Hauser
Richard J. Doty
Daniel James Nagel, Sr.
Larry G. Cool
Verina E. Tiede
Where's the funding for education, teachers?
God's word is clear and the truth
LETTER: Keystone XL has multiple benefits
Sub-minimum wage bill unfair
Student visits to prisons will help crime problem
Plans to stock Atlantic salmon in Lake Oahe delayed
Rapid City businessman pushes for more Black Hills walleyes
Elk, mountain goat seasons up for debate at GFP meeting
Local Pheasant Forever chapter hosting 30th annual seed giveaway
What's the deal with discounted Rapala fishing lures?
November 4, 2013
Isaac and Wiezorek receive scholarships from USF
The University of Sioux Falls has awarded scholarships to Elianna Isaac, Mitchell; and Megan Wieczorek, Mount Vernon. Isaac was awarded a Board of Trustees Academic Scholarship, which is given to an incoming freshman with a 30 ACT or 1320 SAT score and a GPA of 3.8 on a 4.0 scale....
November 4, 2013 - 9:39pm
November 1, 2013
Presentation College closing reservation campus
ABERDEEN (AP) — Aberdeen-based Presentation College is closing its outreach campus on the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation next spring. The campus in Eagle Butte was created in 1980, when the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe asked the private Catholic school to develop a nursing program...
news / state
November 1, 2013 - 10:24am
October 30, 2013
MHS conferences scheduled
Mitchell High School parent-teacher conferences will be from 3:30 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, at the high school. The conference schedule for those staff members who teach part time at the high school is as follows: Kelli Baysinger, 3:30 to 6 p.m.; Denise Hoffman, 4 to 7 p.m.;...
news / local
October 30, 2013 - 7:08pm
October 29, 2013
GRAND FORKS HERALD: With Common Core, ‘trust, but verify’
By The Grand Forks Herald Common Core is one thing. The National Assessment of Educational Progress is another. In her defense of the Common Core standards, N.D. State Superintendent Kirsten Baesler says they’re the right choice for North Dakota. Now, both she and her counterpart...
opinion / editorials
October 29, 2013 - 7:15am
GRAVES: Confucius: A little ‘work’ OK
Annual school district report card not always fun, but serves important purpose.
opinion / columns
October 29, 2013 - 7:11am
Achievement gap wide for American Indian students
Educators, officials try to find solution for low reading, math proficiency rates.
news / state
October 29, 2013 - 6:49am
October 28, 2013
Student creativity could unleash $750 prize
YANKTON — Telling the story of South Dakota’s health care workforce shortage or cleverly promoting health care careers could produce a cash prize for high school students. The 2014 Healthcare Video Contest is underway. South Dakota students, grades 9 through 12, are encouraged...
October 28, 2013 - 7:07am
MHS names student council representatives, class officers
Mitchell High School has announced the names of Student Council representatives for each class and class officers, which were selected recently at the high school. Freshman Student Council Members: MaKayla Bechen, Sarah Bechen, Tessa Bitterman, Madeline Brander, Garrison Gross,...
October 28, 2013 - 7:03am
October 27, 2013
PHOTOS: Season’s final show held for MHS marching band
The Mitchell High School marching band gave its final performance of the year Tuesday evening at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. The performance included popular songs like “Blurred Lines,” and the group’s 2013 competition show. Also featured during the annual indoor show...
life / entertainment
October 27, 2013 - 9:42am
October 26, 2013
OTHER VIEW: We commend SD 4-H for expanding robotics
South Dakota 4-H is expanding its robotics program, and we think it’s a great idea for today’s youth. 4-H is a nationwide youth development program that has many facets, including volunteering on community projects, going on field trips, experimenting with science, taking care...
opinion / editorials
October 26, 2013 - 8:56pm
October 25, 2013
Dakota State hosting oral interpretation tourney
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — An oral interpretation tournament honoring the late Sen. Karl Mundt will be held at Dakota State University on Saturday. The Annual Dakota Invitation Karl E. Mundt Oral Interpretation Tournament is in its 31st year with more than 170 students and 40 judges...
news / state
October 25, 2013 - 6:05am