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Why didn't the officer rush into Florida's Parkland school mass shooting?
Vivian man pushed wife, threatened her with gun
A little girl saw an emotional-support dog on a plane. It went for her face.
More companies are cutting ties with gun lobby as #BoycottNRA movement gains steam
Former Trump campaign official Rick Gates plans to plead guilty to 2 charges
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
First National Bank to halt production of NRA credit card
Sioux Falls teacher requests special brain cancer treatment
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
Taco Bell overtakes Burger King as 4th-largest U.S. chain
place a business brief
State climatologist: 'Prepare for another drought year'
Eager about agriculture
Customers are the 'backbone' of Blue Bird Locker
A fondness for farming
Farmers have highest suicide rate of all occupations
Swiss top Canada to take curling bronze medal
Germany stuns Canada to make first hockey final, face Russians for gold
Russians dominate figure skating, Lindstroem leads Sweden to biathlon relay gold
Minnesota’s Diggins becomes first U.S. cross country skier named as Olympic flag bearer in Closing Ceremonies
Deal: DWU men making strong case for NAIA berth
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
KLUMB: Looking into lunch shaming
HEINERT: Crossover Day approaches
OPINION: Finding the way to college
Commentary: How an aging Billy Graham approached his own death
Wiltz: Give some thought to loading your own ammo
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Mettle to medal: John Henry Krueger perseveres to podium in 1,000 meters
Like many great champions, Mikaela Shiffrin is compelling, and human, in defeat
Pheasant hunters flocking in February? National Pheasant Fest bringing in thousands to SD
Ralph & Gail Dybdahl
Chris & Sandi Paustian
September 16, 2014
SD gets $1.2M to improve unemployment insurance programs
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota has received more than $1.2 million from the U.S.
September 16, 2014 - 7:18am
September 11, 2014
DAUGAARD: SD faces workforce marathon
In South Dakota, we have the fourth-lowest unemployment rate in the nation. This is a source of pride, but it's also a double-edged sword. Because...
September 11, 2014 - 10:07pm
August 30, 2014
MTI's job placement rates
The following is a list of the job placement rates by program for last year's graduating class at Mitchell Technical Institute, according to Julie Brookbank, the school's director of marketing and communications. • Accounting and business management: 95 percent. • Agriculture...
August 30, 2014 - 9:08am
Tech school grads easily find jobs, get recruited
Chandler Nelson walked into a job interview expecting a few extra credit points, but instead he took the first step toward a career. Nelson,...
August 30, 2014 - 9:07am
August 1, 2014
Report: SD economic index 'plummets' in July, Midwest region declines
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly economic survey index for nine Midwestern and Plains states remained in positive territory despite dropping from a three-year high point a month earlier, a report released Friday said. The overall Mid-America Business Conditions Index dropped more...
August 1, 2014 - 10:39am
July 31, 2014
Mitchell 'punching above its weight' for innovation
If you ask Robert Bell, Mitchell can compete with the big boys when it comes to innovation around the world. "When you look at everything...
July 31, 2014 - 9:48pm
July 18, 2014
SD state, local government employee growth among fastest in nation
South Dakota state and local government employees grew at a faster rate than most of the country’s between 2007 and 2012, according to recent U.S.
July 18, 2014 - 9:12pm
May 14, 2014
ND launches national workforce recruitment effort
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota officials have officially launched a national campaign designed to attract workers to the state to fill thousands of open jobs. The state's Economic Development Foundation on Wednesday announced the official kick off of the so-called "Find...
May 14, 2014 - 8:49pm
May 13, 2014
Western Iowa detasseling outfit won't be hiring
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — A longtime summer employer in western Iowa won't be hiring students and adults for the hot and hard work of detasseling. Siouxland Detasseling CEO Ron Foster told the Sioux City Journal that the area decline in seed corn production led to the cutback...
May 13, 2014 - 7:11am
May 9, 2014
MTI supplies welder demand
Harvey "Jay" Herman Jr. is exactly the type of student Mitchell Technical Institute hopes to educate and graduate with a degree. An American...
May 9, 2014 - 7:13pm
April 12, 2014
Strong worker potential for Tripp wind farm
More than 100 employees will be needed for construction project.
April 12, 2014 - 1:13pm
March 25, 2014
SD is 50th in clean energy economy
Despite a string of wind generators in central and east central South Dakota, the state ranks 50th in having a clean energy economy, according to a new study by the Brookings Institute. The think tank says 6,659 jobs — 1.5 percent of all jobs in the state — are attributed to...
March 25, 2014 - 10:42am
March 9, 2014
SD state, local employees increase
South Dakota's state and local government employment grew from 2007 to 2012. That's according to a recent study by the U.S. Census Bureau examining federal, state and local government employment trends.
March 9, 2014 - 10:54am
February 28, 2014
Thune introduces jobs bill to tackle long-term unemployment
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., this week introduced the Solutions to Long-Term Unemployment Act (S.
February 28, 2014 - 7:33pm
150 people, 35 firms attend Mitchell job fair
Manufacturing, retail, banking, automotive among the industries represented at event.
February 28, 2014 - 6:38am