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Mount Vernon man gets 30 days in jail for fatal crash
Around the Region
State highways poised to become telecommunications corridors
More science, new device part of DOT's winter plan
Mitchell School District incorporates new app
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
South Dakota prep volleyball playoff pairings
A moment to 'cherish': Tayler Reichelt caps win with touchdown run
Gold rush: No. 1 Kernels cruise into semifinals
Area volleyball roundup: Rustlers rally for five-set win at Platte-Geddes
Photos from the Kernels 79-22 win over Sturgis in 11AA playoffs
Mitchell woman turns 80
Canova woman marks 85th birthday
Couple celebrates 60th anniversary
Healy birth announcement
Fulton woman celebrates 80th birthday
Marcellina C. Weiss
Paul Patrick Hohn
Ruth E. Baker
Remember: Words have power
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GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
April 9, 2014
Two Mitchell FFA teams earn state wins
Behind the strength of three seniors on each team, two teams representing the Mitchell High School Future Farmers of America chapter took first...
April 9, 2014 - 5:53pm
April 2, 2014
State FFA Degrees and Stars to be awarded
221 South Dakota FFA members will receive their State FFA Degree, with four of those individuals to be recognized as the State Star Farmer, Star in Agribusiness, Star in Ag Placement and Star in Agriscience at the 86th South Dakota State FFA Convention April 6-8 in Brookings. The...
April 2, 2014 - 11:41pm
FFA members participate in leadership career development
The South Dakota FFA Association hosted 512 FFA members from across South Dakota on Dec. 8-9, in Pierre at the 2013 State FFA Leadership Career Development events. Winning teams and individuals will advance to compete in their Career Development event at the National FFA Convention...
January 2, 2014 - 11:36am
December 16, 2013
State Ag Dept. awards grants to youth groups
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Agriculture Department has awarded 23 grants totaling $12,250 to rural youth organizations across the state. The grants are available each year to 4-H clubs, FFA chapters and Family Career and Community Leaders of America chapters. The grants...
December 16, 2013 - 6:26am
December 13, 2013
DiPippo nabs 2nd at national FFA event
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Josh DiPippo, from the Mitchell High School FFA chapter, was the second high individual in the 2013 National FFA Agricultural Sales Career Development Event, earning a cash award for his efforts. Led by adviser Jeff Hoffman, DiPippo was among 155 students from...
December 13, 2013 - 5:15pm
December 12, 2013
Mitchell student wins FFA contest
Riggs advances to national extemp speaking event.
December 12, 2013 - 7:25am
December 5, 2013
Mitchell FFA chapter members part of national event
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Members of the Mitchell FFA chapter in South Dakota were one of 39 teams participating in the National FFA Agricultural Sales Career Development Event. The event was held in conjunction with the 86th National FFA Convention in Louisville, Ky. The team, led by...
December 5, 2013 - 5:37pm
November 29, 2013
Area FFA youth attend convention
The 86th annual National FFA Convention was held Oct. 30 through Nov. 2 in Louisville, Ky. Cooper Eliason, Howard, placed first in the Ag Mechanics Energy Systems Entrepreneurship competition, earning a $1,000 award. Other area National Finalist Proficiency award winners include:...
November 29, 2013 - 4:55pm
November 25, 2013
FFA raises $17,630 to help storm-affected members
The South Dakota FFA Foundation has created a fund to split among FFA members that experienced livestock losses in an October blizzard. In six weeks, individuals, chapters and foundations from nine states raised $17,630.06. “It won’t come close to replacing the losses,...
November 25, 2013 - 6:02pm
July 26, 2013
Skill-a-thons offered to 4-H, FFA youth this summer
As South Dakota youth prepare for county and state livestock shows, many 4-H and FFA members also have the opportunity to join in the livestock skill-a-thons hosted during state livestock shows. Coordinated by SDSU Extension, the events highlight and reward youth's knowledge...
July 26, 2013 - 6:42am
April 11, 2013
Area students receive FFA Degrees and Stars
South Dakota FFA members will receive State FFA Degree and Star awards at the 85th South Dakota State FFA Convention, set for Sunday through Tuesday in Brookings. The State FFA degree is the highest degree of membership and requires earned and productively invested at least $1,000...
April 11, 2013 - 8:41am
November 15, 2012
Mitchell FFA sells fruit as fundraiser
The Mitchell FFA is now conducting its annual fruit sales fundraising drive to raise money to attend career and competitions and leadership workshops. Members are selling fruit, meat and cheese and butterbraids. To place an order, call Jeff Hoffman at 995-3034.
November 15, 2012 - 4:45am
October 11, 2012
SD FFA members qualify for nationals
South Dakota FFA members qualified to compete at the National FFA Convention Oct.
October 11, 2012 - 4:01pm
April 30, 2012
Area FFA students receive awards at annual convention
The State FFA Degree of membership conferred by the South Dakota FFA were presented at the 84th annual South Dakota FFA Convention held recently in Brookings. State Star Degree recipients from the area include Gregory Haak, Howard, from District II; and Kelsey Repenning, Mitchell,...
April 30, 2012 - 12:19pm
December 2, 2011
Sisters advance to state FFA contest
Abby Repenning and Kelsey Repenning each advanced to the State FFA Leadership Contest in their respective leadership contests held Nov. 14 at the District IV FFA Leadership Contest. Abby placed second in agribusiness salesmanship and was selected as District FFA treasurer for...
December 2, 2011 - 6:32am