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fine arts center
June 21, 2016
Fine Arts Center open set for Christmas
Mitchell students are getting a large Christmas present this year, and it's in the shape of the 67,000-square-foot fine arts center. According...
June 21, 2016 - 5:52pm
February 3, 2016
Private donations top $860K for fine arts center
Private donations to Mitchell School District’s new fine arts center have picked up, thanks in part to a lower asking price for naming rights. Superintendent Joe Graves said private donations to the project now exceed $860,000. Graves said the district decided in the fall to lower...
February 3, 2016 - 11:21am
January 12, 2016
Fine arts center is taking shape
Through the snow, ice and dirt, a new fine arts facility is beginning to take shape. Puetz Corporation's site superintendent Jed Liedtke led...
January 12, 2016 - 10:33am
July 23, 2015
Fine arts center excavation leads to unexpected discovery
An inconvenience for one can be a treasure for another. Excavation in preparation to build the Mitchell School District's new performing arts center led to the discovery of a century-old water pump and some rails from the nearby railroad. "We thought they might have some historic...
July 23, 2015 - 10:12am
April 29, 2015
Local family pledges $50K to fine arts center
Mitchell School District's future fine arts center received two more sizeable donations recently, according to Superintendent Joe Graves. Graves...
April 29, 2015 - 11:27am
April 17, 2015
LETTERS: The people are not represented
To the Editor: Your Our View that used a derogatory label directed at those of us who opposed the fine arts center, and then rubbed our noses into the fact that the school board approved it, demonstrates this paper cannot be trusted to fairly report on the issue. The very next day,...
April 17, 2015 - 6:26pm
LETTERS: The people are not represented
To the Editor: Your Our View that used a derogatory label directed at those of us who opposed the fine arts center, and then rubbed our noses into the fact that the school board approved it, demonstrates this paper cannot be trusted to fairly report on the issue. The very...
April 17, 2015 - 5:00pm
April 15, 2015
Graves: We abided by law on fine arts center project
Mitchell Superintendent Joe Graves said the school district abided by the law in its steps to approving the bid for the fine arts center project. Mitchell resident Steve Sibson, who is running for a seat on the Board of Education, wrote an email to the Mitchell School District on...
April 15, 2015 - 5:57pm
April 13, 2015
School board awards fine arts center bid
It's official: Mitchell School District is building a fine arts center. The Mitchell Board of Education awarded the bid for the Mitchell High...
April 13, 2015 - 10:53pm
School negotiates lower fine arts center price
Mitchell Superintendent Joe Graves is recommending that the Mitchell Board of Education accept bids for the school's proposed fine arts center,...
April 13, 2015 - 1:23pm
April 7, 2015
Work to begin on Northern State fine arts center
ABERDEEN (AP) — Construction is to begin later this week on the Johnson Fine Arts Center at Northern State University, after months of delay. University President James Smith tells the American News all of the bids have been certified and contracts are being issued. The...
April 7, 2015 - 9:49am
February 20, 2015
LETTER: Allowed capital outlay fund levels should be reduced
To the Editor: I read in your Around the Region article in the Feb. 14 edition of The Daily Republic that the Chamberlain School District revealed the proposed fine arts building projects bids were nearly $1 million over budget. Note: The board voted to reject the bids totaling $8.45...
February 20, 2015 - 4:07pm
Fine arts center bids well over budget
The Mitchell School District faces some tough decisions regarding the next step for a proposed fine arts center at the school, after the lowest...
February 20, 2015 - 8:24am
February 13, 2015
LETTER: Mitchell students deserve the best
To the Editor: I hear a lot of "we can't, we can't." I say, "why can't we?" In regard to the fine arts center, I would be proud to say we have the best school system with the best fine arts center in the state. I can see students coming here to perform who would enjoy performing...
February 13, 2015 - 9:47pm
LETTER: Taj Mahal fine arts center
To the Editor: Has Superintendent Joe Graves shared all the facts surrounding the proposed Mitchell High School fine arts center? Graves recommended board members approve a $700,000 opt-out resolution. It was referred to the voters. The ballot question did not have a time-period...
February 13, 2015 - 9:03pm