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Lake restoration proposal makes its way to City Council
Man acquitted of murder pleads not guilty to stealing silver, assault
Second Edgerton Place project to bring studio apartments to Mitchell
Murdo man charged with tossing milk on interstate
Mitchell police searching for person who drove through fence
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Dry weather impacting pasture, range conditions
Pilot project aims for farm-friendly wetland preservation
Rare second set of triplets a surprise for ND rancher
Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Mitchell outlasts Yankton for dual win
Five-set thriller finally goes Mitchell's way
Mitchell Christian earns first volleyball win
Four Angels lead amateur baseball all-tournament team
Mitchell dance team finishes ninth in opener
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Birdena R. Luurs
Gordon R. Plowe
Gordon Franklin Thomsen
Diane Kay McCarthy
OUR VIEW: Long-term solutions needed for workforce issue
No laughing matter
In 2016 elections, how can anarchy take us forward?
IN OTHER WORDS: Republicans are bucking the party
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
WILTZ: A fishing trip to Ontario where the adults were carefree kids again
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
June 7, 2016
Statewide count finds 1,186 homeless people in South Dakota
PIERRE (AP) — Officials have counted 1,186 homeless people in South Dakota, a 14 percent increase from last year. The homeless count was conducted Jan. 26 by the South Dakota Housing for the Homeless Consortium in collaboration with community agencies and homeless service providers....
June 7, 2016 - 3:36pm
July 26, 2015
Officials consider restarting South Dakota homeless council
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota officials are deciding whether to revive a state council that focused on coordinating services for the homeless. In 2003, the Interagency Council on Homelessness was created by Gov. Mike Rounds as a way to help agencies work together to reduce...
July 26, 2015 - 8:18pm
July 21, 2015
Mitchell needs funding for homeless, data uncollected
Representatives of local service agencies agree: Mitchell lacks needed resources for homeless individuals and families. Karen Feterl, emergency...
July 21, 2015 - 6:38pm
July 9, 2015
OUR VIEW: We should all want to end homelessness
Have you ever wondered where you'll sleep at night? We don't mean just the casual road-tripper's flight of fancy, where free-spirited individuals...
July 9, 2015 - 2:47pm
January 13, 2015
SD district's homeless count reaching 'epidemic' level
RAPID CITY (AP) — An aspiring gym teacher who loves art class and playing volleyball with her friends, Jasmine Clements, a fourth-grader, sometimes seems timid in class. Betsy Nelson, Jasmine's teacher at General Beadle Elementary School, said she notices small things. Jasmine...
January 13, 2015 - 5:42pm
December 18, 2014
Sioux Falls charity center to move to bigger space
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Organizers of a Sioux Falls center for the homeless and working poor say a planned move to a bigger space will allow for more services including counseling and job-search support. The Argus Leader reports the downtown Good Shepherd Center will move in a few...
December 18, 2014 - 12:16am
March 19, 2014
Sioux Falls to get new homeless shelter
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls will be getting a new shelter for the homeless despite opposition from several residents. City councilors have upheld the planning commission's decision to grant a conditional-use permit for the shelter. A business owner in the Whittier neighborhood...
March 19, 2014 - 10:20pm
March 6, 2014
Homeless shelter gains permit; appeals likely
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The Sioux Falls Planning Commission has approved a permit for a proposed homeless shelter that some area residents don't want. Opponents have five days to appeal the commission's Wednesday decision to the City Council, and Whittier Neighborhood Association...
March 6, 2014 - 9:04am
February 11, 2014
Homeless shelter sought for Mitchell
County official says grant funding is available. The South Dakota Housing for the Homeless Consortium found during its September count that Davison County had 29 adults and nine children for a total of 38 homeless people.
February 11, 2014 - 8:53pm
Diocese plans homeless center in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The Catholic Diocese of Sioux Falls plans to open a center for the homeless and the needy in South Dakota's largest city. The diocese is buying an empty warehouse for $750,000 and planning upgrades that will run the project past $1 million. The 19,600-square-foot...
February 11, 2014 - 6:07pm
January 21, 2014
Few homeless in SD, but many lack shelter
By Northern Plains News South Dakota is among the states with the fewest number of homeless citizens per 1,000 population — 1.31. But South Dakota is among the worst at sheltering homeless people, with 31 percent of homeless people without a place to stay. These numbers...
January 21, 2014 - 5:37pm
December 16, 2013
Count finds 1,155 homeless people in South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Officials have counted 1,155 homeless people in South Dakota, about the same as last year. The homeless count was conducted in September by the South Dakota Housing for the Homeless Consortium in collaboration with community agencies and homeless service...
December 16, 2013 - 2:10pm
February 11, 2013
Rapid City homeless shelter gets kitchen makeover
RAPID CITY (AP) -- A Rapid City homeless shelter is once again serving hot meals after getting a $350,000 kitchen renovation. The Cornerstone Rescue Mission's upgrade went over budget and took longer than expected, but its chef says he's thrilled with the results. Jamie Hagan served...
February 11, 2013 - 1:31pm
December 10, 2012
Sioux Falls event to help homeless produces 1,200 blankets
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Volunteers in South Dakota's largest city gathered on a wintry day to make blankets for the homeless. Officials say the seventh annual Project Warm-Up held Saturday at a Sioux Falls middle school produced about 1,200 fleece wraps. The blankets will be distributed...
December 10, 2012 - 6:14am
September 24, 2012
State groups seeking help for homeless count
PIERRE -- Tuesday, the South Dakota Housing for the Homeless Consortium, an affiliate of the South Dakota Housing Development Authority, will conduct its annual statewide homeless count. "We are asking for volunteers to join others who are committed to ending homelessness to...
September 24, 2012 - 6:40am