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Mitchell Polar Plunge raises $27K, breaks record with 103 jumpers
Mitchell Tech showcases program in annual welding competition
Photos from the annual Mitchell Polar Plunge
Planned Parenthood sees brief reprieve after healthcare bill yanked
Around the Region
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
NOEM: A diversity of issues impacting agriculture
South Dakota farmers have mixed reaction to Thune's SHIPP
Super Sophomore: Bridgewater-Emery’s Schultz named Republic player of the year
New England keeper Cropper has Minnesota roots
Relief prospect Chargois optioned to Triple-A
Boudreau won't be resting Wild stars
Berrios focused on claiming spot in Twins' rotation
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Robert "Bob" Jenkinson
WOSTER: Finding funding to keep those sunny days and clouds away
THUNE: It's time to turn the page on Obamacare
OUR VIEW: Sixth Ave. project has room to grow
IN OTHER WORDS: It's personal -- not business
DAUGAARD: Looking back on a successful legislative session
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Curtis and Linda Mueller
February 13, 2017
Woman who died in Sioux Falls house fire identified
SIOUX FALLS -- A 64-year-old woman who died in a house fire in north Sioux Falls early Sunday morning has been identified as Karanne Kay Miller. A city police officer patrolling in the area of the fire at about 1:45 a.m. Sunday spotted the house on fire on North 10th Avenue. The first-arriving...
February 13, 2017 - 5:54pm
1 dies in Sioux Falls house fire
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Authorities say one person is dead after a house fire in Sioux Falls. The fire was reported shortly before 2 a.m. Sunday, after a police officer on patrol noticed the fire at a single-family home on north 10th Avenue. The first fire crew to arrive reported heavy...
February 13, 2017 - 11:25am
February 10, 2017
Gym fire forces students to evacuate South Dakota school
SISSETON (AP) — A fire in the school gym has forced hundreds of students to evacuate an elementary school in northeastern South Dakota. The fire broke out Friday morning in the gymnasium at Westside Elementary School in Sisseton. District Superintendent Wally Leipart (LEEP'-hart)...
February 10, 2017 - 3:38pm
February 9, 2017
Texas man admits to burning Delmont apartment building
ARMOUR — A Texas man admitted Thursday to setting fire to his former Delmont apartment building. Brian Good, 56, of Aubrey, Texas, formerly...
February 9, 2017 - 4:54pm
February 7, 2017
Car fire causes minimal damage to Parkston garage Monday
PARKSTON — An electrical failure caused a car to start on fire inside of a Parkston garage Monday morning, but caused minimal damage to...
February 7, 2017 - 5:03pm
January 25, 2017
Broiler catches fire at Hardee’s
A broiler caught fire Tuesday at Hardee’s in Mitchell, but an employee was able to extinguish it before firefighters arrived. At about 6:45...
January 25, 2017 - 5:00pm
January 17, 2017
Coca-Cola completes first shipments out of new Mitchell facility
With its first shipments complete, Mitchell’s new Coca-Cola distribution center has been deemed the “flagship” for beverage distribution...
January 17, 2017 - 6:06pm
Industrial heater causes house fire in Plankinton
PLANKINTON — A house on the west side of Plankinton caught fire Saturday when the owner tried to melt ice with an industrial heater. Ten...
January 17, 2017 - 5:15pm
January 5, 2017
ND worker dies at oil well site in far western part of state
BELFIELD, N.D. -- A 24-year-old worker has died in an oil field site accident in far western North Dakota.. Christopher Jame Okland of South...
January 5, 2017 - 4:53pm
January 3, 2017
Policeman, Mitchell man treated for smoke inhalation after apartment fire
A Mitchell man and a Mitchell policeman were treated for smoke inhalation from an afternoon structure fire Tuesday. At 12:24 p.m., the Mitchell...
January 3, 2017 - 4:14pm
December 30, 2016
Evening fire displaces family of four
An evening fire totaled a trailer house on West Second Avenue in Mitchell. Mitchell firefighters and police officers responded to a fire call...
December 30, 2016 - 8:48pm
December 27, 2016
Christmas Eve fire destroys Ethan shed
ETHAN — A Christmas Eve fire destroyed a storage shed southwest of Ethan. At 2 a.m. Dec. 24, about a dozen Ethan firefighters responded...
December 27, 2016 - 6:15pm
Funds being distributed to victims of South Dakota wildfire
RAPID CITY (AP) — Ranchers and farmers affected by a devastating October wildfire to the Cottonwood area of southwestern South Dakota are starting to receive money from a relief fund. The Cottonwood fire scorched 65 square miles of land between Interstate 90 and U.S. Highway 14...
December 27, 2016 - 11:40am
December 26, 2016
Christmas Day fire destroys historical Marty building
MARTY — A historical building in Marty was destroyed following a Christmas Day fire. According to Yankton Sioux Tribal Police Chief Chris...
December 26, 2016 - 8:47pm
December 22, 2016
Mississippi officials arrest church member in 'Vote Trump' arson case
(Reuters) - An man who was a member of a historic black church in Mississippi that was burned and spray-painted with the words "Vote Trump," has been arrested in the case, authorities said on Wednesday. The Greenville church was set ablaze a week before the Nov. 8 U.S. presidential...
December 22, 2016 - 11:02am