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Puttin' on The Mitts: What are you going to do with those leftovers?
Mitchell Baseball Turkey Trot fundraiser draws more than 150 racers
TransCanada: Over 24K gallons of oil recovered from spill
3 defendants sentenced for roles in casino blackjack scheme
Governors association backs bid to collect online sales tax
Minnesota, South Dakota farmers named to soybean board
Fall harvest in South Dakota close to wrapping up
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Too many turkeys means cheaper Thanksgiving as demand stalls
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
place a business brief
Meet the Minnesota turkeys raised to meet the President
Climbing cattle prices: Ag officials happy after 'shockingly low' 2016
AgweekTV wins first place awards from National Association of Farm Broadcasting
Commentary: Farmers' most important trait
Canadian ag's view of NAFTA: Strong support north of border, official says
Class 9B all-state football: Cowboys honored with four standouts
Washington gains ground with win vs. Giants
NFC North is the Vikings' to lose
Wolves still not saving the best for last
Rivers, Chargers gobble up Cowboys 28-6
What you need in your winter survival kit
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Roger O. Roth
Ron E. Heiter
Arlene Kostal Fuhrman
DAUGAARD: 138 Thanksgivings ago
WOSTER: Thankful for those who make life easier
ROUNDS: Remaining thankful
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Wiltz: Chicken hawks could be affecting pheasant population
Wiltz: A rattlesnake eatin' turkey?
Mitchell VFW Post 2750 hosts ALS trapshoot fundraiser
Wiltz: Does Cabela's still book hunting and fishing trips?
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Ron & Kate Aulner
Jack and Lillian Munce
Kelly Ellston is
Darrell Dean Simmons
November 18, 2014
Local man graduates basic combat training
Army Pvt. Christopher Holland graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. He is the son of Shawn T. Holland, Mitchell, and a 2014 graduate of Mitchell High School.
November 18, 2014 - 1:11pm
DeRouchey selected for Honorary American FFA Degree
Roger DeRouchey, of Alexandria, was recently selected to receive the Honorary American FFA Degree. DeRouchey, a Hoven native, was a farm business management instructor with Mitchell Technical Institute, and is now a business banker with Plains Commerce Bank in Mitchell. This award...
November 18, 2014 - 1:11pm
November 10, 2014
Lakota singer up for best new artist award
RAPID CITY (AP) — Gabrielle Knife doesn’t have a record deal — or even a manager — but she does have one thing: a best new artist nomination at the nation’s largest Native American music awards ceremony. The Lakota Sioux singer from Rapid City is up for Debut Artist...
November 10, 2014 - 7:43am
October 22, 2014
Former state worker to get transportation honor
PIERRE (AP) — A Pierre man who worked for the state three decades is to be inducted into the South Dakota Transportation Hall of Honor next week. The state Department of Transportation says Tim Bjorneberg worked for the agency for 31 years. A banquet for him is scheduled Tuesday. The...
October 22, 2014 - 10:30pm
Mitchell named Smart21 Community, again
Mitchell has been named one of the Intelligent Community Forum's Smart21 Communities for the third straight year. That means Mitchell and...
October 22, 2014 - 5:14pm
October 16, 2014
SD Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees to be named
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The South Dakota Rock and Roll Music Association plans to announce on Thursday the 2015 inductees to the state Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. It will happen at a news conference in Sioux Falls in the Washington Pavilion at the hall of fame exhibit. The group...
October 16, 2014 - 12:03pm
Local FFA chapters receive national rankings
The National FFA Organization has selected these local FFA chapters to be recognized in the National FFA Chapter Award Program: Howard FFA and McCook Central FFA each received three star awards, which is the highest rating. McCook Central FFA Chapter was also selected as a National...
October 16, 2014 - 7:13am
October 12, 2014
LifeQuest renames building for former director
Only six months after he retired, Daryl Kilstrom says he fell into another job almost by accident. Kilstrom, who retired in March after more...
October 12, 2014 - 12:16pm
October 9, 2014
Dakota State online degree cited for quality, affordability
MINNEAPOLIS — Dakota State University in Madison has had its online bachelor’s degree in education named one of the most affordable and quality education degrees in the nation. DSU was the only South Dakota college or university so recognized. Nonprofit Colleges Online,...
October 9, 2014 - 11:58am
October 6, 2014
Family, author seek title for Mount Rushmore carver
FBy Carson Walker SIOUX FALLS — Family members and supporters of an Italian immigrant seeking more recognition for his role in the carving of Mount Rushmore National Memorial have been unable to persuade the National Park Service to honor him as chief carver. “They want...
October 6, 2014 - 8:04am
October 5, 2014
Marching band places in Sioux Falls competition
The Mitchell High School Marching Band placed in a weekend competition in Sioux Falls. The band competed in the Festival of Bands marching band competition Saturday at Howard Wood Stadium in Sioux Falls. The band first competed in the 3A class and received fourth overall in their...
October 5, 2014 - 7:40pm
September 29, 2014
MHS marching band takes 3rd place at Starfest Marching Competition
The Mitchell High School Marching Band competed in the 17th Annual Starfest Marching Competition on Saturday at Elwood Olsen Stadium in Sioux...
September 29, 2014 - 10:06pm
September 28, 2014
Moke honored by Minnesota chapter of Association of Family and Conciliation Courts
Shanna (Ruml) Moke, Dell Rapids, has been recognized by the Minnesota Chapter of the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts for her work and dedication to her profession. She was employed by Hennepin County Family Court Services from 2004 to 2009 before embarking on her own...
September 28, 2014 - 10:43pm
September 25, 2014
MTI culinary program only ACFEF accreditated program in state
Mitchell Technical Institute was recently notified that its Culinary Academy has been accredited by the Accrediting Commission of the American Culinary Federation Education Foundation through 2017. The program sought initial accreditation by the organization and hosted a site visit...
September 25, 2014 - 5:34pm
September 24, 2014
MTI makes Military Friendly Schools List
Mitchell Technical Institute has been designated a 2015 Military Friendly School by Victory Media. Now in its sixth year, the Military Friendly Schools designation is awarded to the top 15 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools in the country that are doing the most...
September 24, 2014 - 2:40pm