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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
March 6, 2017
Trump signs new travel ban order, Iraq left off
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump signed a revised executive order for a U.S.travel ban on Monday, leaving Iraq off the list of targeted countries,...
March 6, 2017 - 11:18am
February 11, 2017
Sold by Islamic State, bought by strangers: Yazidi child reunited with family
RASHIDIYAH, Iraq—His name was Ayman, but the couple who brought the boy home to their Iraqi village after buying him for $500 called him...
February 11, 2017 - 8:22pm
February 5, 2017
Mosul hotel catered to elites: from Saddam allies to suicide bombers
MOSUL, Iraq—When Islamic State seized the five-star Ninewah Oberoi Hotel in east Mosul it replaced wealthy Iraqi patrons with another kind...
February 5, 2017 - 10:00am
January 28, 2017
US lawyers for Iraqis sue to block Trump immigration order
NEW YORK — Immigration lawyers sued on Saturday to block President Donald Trump's order halting the entry of refugees and foreign nationals...
January 28, 2017 - 11:14am
November 3, 2016
Kurdish women fighters battle Islamic State with machineguns and songs
SAMAQA, Iraq (Reuters) - When Islamic State insurgents fired mortar bombs at Iranian Kurdish women fighters holding a desert position in northern...
November 3, 2016 - 12:51pm
October 17, 2016
Iraq launches Mosul offensive to drive out Islamic State
EAST OF MOSUL/BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraqi government forces launched a U.S.-backed offensive on Monday to drive Islamic State from the northern...
October 17, 2016 - 1:25pm
September 21, 2015
Yankton high school student shares tragic past in Iraq
YANKTON (AP) — Yankton High School senior Bashir Abdalkreem says he doesn't mind sharing the story of his family's tragic past in Iraq, but he's also trying to move on with life. The 17-year-old member of the junior varsity football team often shares his story with local church...
September 21, 2015 - 12:34pm
September 5, 2015
Wagner woman leans on faith during husband’s deployment, writes book to support others
WAGNER — Jody Kotab knew what the families of the 155th Engineer Company were feeling on Aug.
September 5, 2015 - 10:16am
August 6, 2015
Soldier from Mitchell aids in extinguishing fire in Iraq
CAMP TAJI, Iraq -- When your office is next to 60,000 gallons of fuel, the last thing you want is a fire. But, for the Taji Forward Arming and...
August 6, 2015 - 2:51pm
March 20, 2015
Suicide bombers kill 137 in Yemen mosque attacks
Suicide bombers killed at least 137 worshippers and wounded hundreds more during Friday prayers at two mosques in the Yemeni capital Sanaa, in...
March 20, 2015 - 5:27pm
LETTER: Obama's policies save lives, money
To the Editor: Now that the Republicans are in control of Congress, they are doing what we could have expected of them. They are supporting tax breaks for the rich that are making the most money in this country, thereby allowing them to keep it in their private accounts or whatever...
March 20, 2015 - 2:58pm
March 3, 2015
Iraqi forces try to seal off Islamic State around Tikrit
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Thousands of Iraqi soldiers and Shi'ite militiamen sought to seal off Islamic State fighters in Tikrit and nearby towns on...
March 3, 2015 - 2:12pm
February 11, 2015
Iraqi Yazidis take revenge as Islamic State atrocities unearthed
NEAR ZUMAR, Iraq (Reuters) - Some members of Iraq's Yazidi minority are turning on their Arab neighbours, staging deadly reprisals against Sunni...
February 11, 2015 - 2:21pm
September 23, 2014
OPINION: Obama military policy in Iraq neglects value of diplomacy
In addressing the threat posed by Islamic State, President Barack Obama has repeatedly emphasized that there is no American military solution to the crisis in Iraq and noted that only a more inclusive Iraqi government can hold the country together. So far, however, Obama has been...
September 23, 2014 - 2:06pm
THOMAS: US troops finally return to Iraq ... is it too little, too late?
George W. Bush never claimed to be prescient, but here he is in 2007, warning us what would happen if the United States prematurely pulled its...
June 23, 2014 - 8:21am