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Chamber Spotlight: Digital offices make FARR Technologies cutting edge
Community Calendar for Dec. 23 through Dec. 29
Area Community Theatre holds fundraiser
Commission closes year with fairgrounds plan
Zero Out Negative Energy Middle school girls get in the ZONE
GUEBERT: The elephant in the pantry
COLUMN: Need to look back before continuing forward
Davison County 4-Hers honored at program
Seeds available for educational garden programs
SDCA urges Vilsack to withdraw second beef checkoff proposal
Kernel boys down Raiders in OT
Mitchell gymnastics wins Jill McCormick Invite
Mitchell girls fall 44-39 to Rapid City Stevens
Miller scores 21 points in first start for Cavs
Vikings take on Dolphins without Barr
Photos from the Oak Ridge Boys' Christmas Tour at the Corn Palace
At the Movies
Mitchell woman celebrates 70th
New books at Mitchell Public Library
Popp birth announcement
Jeffrey J. Bame
Ronald "Ron" Carlson
Agnes Mildred Gran
OUR VIEW: Week in review
LETTER: Remember Jesus is bigger than we are
LETTER: Does 911 service depend on your family?
LETTER: Want a voice? Participate
LETTERS: Christians stand up for what's right
PHOTO: Ice fishing time
SD accepting applications for wildlife grants
14-year-old catches 23-pound northern pike in SD
WILTZ: A Dakota wildlife paradise
Youth hunters have success
December 14, 2014
New MCS admin embraces dual role
Principal, or administrator? "I answer to both," Gary Cookson said with a smile, regarding his dual title of administrator and principal at Mitchell Christian School. Having the positions combined is new for Mitchell Christian, but not for Cookson. "I said, 'That's what I'm...
news / local
December 14, 2014 - 4:27pm
December 11, 2014
Missouri veteran, outdoorsman returns to SD often for hunting, camaraderie
Steven Holden keeps coming back to South Dakota. A decorated veteran, Retired Army 1st Sgt. Steven Holden, 41, who lives near San Antonio, Texas, is in South Dakota for the third time this year. Besides the hunting, Holden said the thing that keeps him coming back is the friendship,...
news / local
December 11, 2014 - 10:48pm
December 8, 2014
When Sicily meets Scandinavia
FARGO -- When you're married to one Sicilian, and mother to another, it's easy to become infected by their passion for all things Italian. In...
December 8, 2014 - 2:41pm
November 29, 2014
Not just for farm kids
She's not a member anymore, but 4-H still keeps Amber Erickson busy. The new South Dakota State University Extension 4-H Youth Program Adviser for Davison and Hanson counties splits her time between office bases in Mitchell and Alexandria. A farm kid from Emmons, Minn., Erickson...
November 29, 2014 - 7:38pm
November 25, 2014
HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE: 10 reasons to shop local
• Strengthening the economic base of your community • Supporting community groups • Keeping the community unique • Reducing your environmental impact • Outstanding customer service • Creating good jobs • Investing in your community's future • More...
news / local
November 25, 2014 - 6:37pm
November 24, 2014
Nestled in between County Fair and Wayne and Mary's Nutrition on Havens Avenue, a red, white and blue pole spins, a beacon for barbershops. Inside...
November 24, 2014 - 7:00pm
November 18, 2014
Mitchell native making strides as marketing entrepreneur in Oklahoma
BARTLESVILLE, Okla. -- Andrew Oleson likes building things. The 27-year-old entrepreneur describes himself as creative in a more literal way than some other graphic designers -- he likes to create things, to innovate, to build. "I liked LEGOs as a kid. It was always fun to create...
November 18, 2014 - 1:17pm
September 26, 2014
Mitchell man has near-death battle with H1N1
In a raspy voice, Marty Vlasman tells how not getting a flu shot nearly killed him. Surrounded by two of his sisters and a niece, the 47-year-old Mitchell man explained how he was diagnosed with H1N1 in January -- and after eight months of treatment, he's still recovering. It...
news / local
September 26, 2014 - 10:33am
July 25, 2014
By the books: A self-publishing tale
Once upon a time, writing a book was just for professionals. Now, anyone who has access to the Internet and a little extra cash can self-publish...
July 25, 2014 - 8:29pm
June 14, 2014
PHOTOS: MHS student photography skills showcased
Fruit, board games and body image all served as inspiration for Mitchell High School photographers this year. Marica Shannon, an art instructor at MHS, said she had 24 students in the high school's spring semester photography class. Students were tasked with learning basic photography...
June 14, 2014 - 6:25pm