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Thanksgiving with the Rhoades family
The taste of Thanksgiving: What's in the traditional dinner?
Three charged with felonies inside prison
Herrick man receives five years probation for second-degree manslaughter plea
Farm Bill payments create confusion, frustration for some producers
One family farm operation has decided to make the switch to no-till and cover cropping
South Dakota farmers produce more soybeans, sorghum in 2015
Hutterite colony near Stratford seeking to expand hog farm
South Dakota's fall harvest draws closer to completion
Photos from DWU men's 104-75 win over the Lancers
Photos from the DWU women's win over Mount Marty
DWU men dominate Mount Marty
Former MHS athletes headline QB club meeting
Hanson's Cheeseman named Cornbelt Conference MVP
St. Wilfrid’s selling paintings of building as fundraiser for renovations
Springs woman to turn 96 years old
Keeping violin alive and rockin'
Tripp couple celebrate golden anniversary
Couple plan July wedding ceremony
Jeanette Zeier Hansen
Michael A. Haack
OUR VIEW: A Thanksgiving tribute
OUR VIEW: Pastors brave to take a stand on same-sex marriage
OPINION: Career readiness certificate testing is a valuable tool
LETTER: Obama can't fix things by himself
LETTER: Regarding the election, just asking
24-hour game stop nabs 147 violations
Commission finalizes several spring hunting seasons
TIPs hotline receiving fewer calls, leading to higher percentage of arrests
GFP hopes to net $1 million from proposed fee increases
Salmon egg collections on Oahe proving difficult this year
February 20, 2013
WOSTER: Lincoln, Washington deserve their own presidential holidays
Sometimes I think it would be grand to be back in grade school and just learning why we (used to) observe Feb. 12 and Feb. 22 as special days...
opinion / columns
February 20, 2013 - 7:31am
December 31, 2012
Different ways for children to say thank you
The holidays are about a lot of things: family, big dinners, religious services, decorating, making cookies and (let's be honest here) presents. Whatever your holiday traditions are, a gift or two may be in your future. That's why this time of year, it's especially important...
December 31, 2012 - 6:33am
December 20, 2012
Daugaard asks drivers to be safe during holidays
PIERRE (AP) -- South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard is asking travelers to be patient on state highways as the busy Christmas and New Year's holiday seasons approach. Daugaard is asking travelers to allow more time for the heavier traffic and for winter travel conditions. He also is...
Life / state
December 20, 2012 - 11:31am
December 2, 2012
Expert warns of holiday trigger foods, addiction
If Santa really does stuff his face with every cookie he encounters after shimmying down those chimneys, that explains the big belly.
Life / Food
December 2, 2012 - 8:04am
December 19, 2011
Blue Christmas event set Wednesday at Parkston church
PARKSTON --The Salem Lutheran Church, Parkston, will hold a Blue Christmas church service at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 21. The service is for those who are suffering from stress, grief and pain over the holidays.
December 19, 2011 - 4:28pm
December 6, 2011
Holiday Hot Mocha: Heat, sip and be merry
Some of the best times during the holiday season come when friends gather together to share food, play games, sing carols, nibble sweet Christmas...
Life / Food
December 6, 2011 - 12:00am
November 25, 2011
Mitchell library to accept food for fines in December
Mitchell Public Library will hold "Food for Fines" during the month of December. The library will collect nonperishable and unexpired food items for the Mitchell Food Pantry. In lieu of paying a monetary fine when patrons return overdue items, the library will accept food...
Life / local / Food
November 25, 2011 - 10:01am
Salvation Army's bell-ringing starts for charity
Christmas is fast approaching and The Salvation Army has begun its bell-ringing campaign. The money raised in the red kettles during the Christmas bell-ringing season accounts for approximately 35 percent of the Salvation Army's Christmas fundraising goal. The money goes toward...
Life / local
November 25, 2011 - 9:46am
November 23, 2011
Toy safety report finds some holiday dangers
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hidden dangers lurk in some of those less-expensive toys that parents might grab as stocking stuffers this time of year --...
News / nation
November 23, 2011 - 2:24pm
November 19, 2011
Local couple donate overgrown spruce for Mitchell's Main Street
An annual tradition on Mitchell's Main Street is once again a great spectacle through a generous donation from a local couple. Larry and...
News / local
November 19, 2011 - 9:17am
December 10, 2010
Suicide-prevention group eyes projects
To some, the holiday season means family, fellowship and massive amounts of food. But the very days that are merry to some can be so stressful and depressing to others that they consider suicide.
News / local
December 10, 2010 - 11:14am