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2014 Stories of the Year
Parts of South Dakota in for snow, bitter cold
Western South Dakota man builds tiny free library
South Dakota man, woman are homesteaders for TV
Challengers of proposed arena to turn in petitions
GUEBERT: No room in the gym, but always room for food
COLUMN: Need to look back before continuing forward
GUEBERT: The elephant in the pantry
Davison County 4-Hers honored at program
Seeds available for educational garden programs
Undefeated Kernels head into Miller Classic with momentum
Undefeated area teams featured at tournament
Cersosimo nets 4, Marlin boys win
Freeman girls top Centerville 50-37
Out-of-state talent fills Corn Palace, Pentagon
BOOKS: Penguin picture book tells story of friendship
At the Movies
Area businesses thanked for SHARE program efforts
May wedding planned by area couple
Mitchell woman celebrates 101st
Betty Jean (Sievert) Thompson
Leatrice "Retie" Bruns
LETTER: Teach youth respect for authority
LETTER: Sand, don't salt, the roads
LETTER: My hero is perfect -- he's Jesus
LETTER: Jehovah, Allah are not the same
LETTER: Finding common ground on Common Core
PHOTO: Ice fishing time
WILTZ: Greatness, and not just John Williamson, once lived in our midst
SD accepting applications for wildlife grants
14-year-old catches 23-pound northern pike in SD
WILTZ: A Dakota wildlife paradise
August 14, 2014
Local Global Leadership Summit story shows success
Six years ago, Deb Weitala knew God was leading her toward creating a food pack program in Mitchell. After she attended the 2008 Global Leadership Summit, she gained the passion she needed to make her goal came to fruition. In 2009, she packed the Corn Palace with volunteers to make...
news / local
August 14, 2014 - 7:08am
February 27, 2014
OPINION: Fire the generals
Army needs younger leaders to fight today’s wars.
opinion / columns
February 27, 2014 - 8:05pm
December 8, 2013
OPINION: 5 lessons from Nelson Mandela
By Keli Goff The Root As the world mourns the passing of Nelson Mandela, one of the most revered human rights activists in history, tributes have poured in from world leaders, including President Barack Obama, as well as everyday people whose lives were touched by his work and...
opinion / columns
December 8, 2013 - 1:01pm
January 5, 2013
Johnson graduates from leadership program
Dusty Johnson, Mitchell resident and chief of staff to South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard, is one of 48 graduates of The Council of State Governments' 2012 Toll Fellows Leadership Program. Johnson was recognized Dec. 1 during CSG's 2012 National Conference in Austin, Texas. ...
news / state
January 5, 2013 - 5:29am
September 14, 2012
Thune mulling two options in GOP leadership
Sen. John Thune is keeping his options open and his powder dry as he contemplates another move up the Senate leadership ladder. Thune, a...
news / politics
September 14, 2012 - 6:37am
August 24, 2012
Don Meyer leaves hospital, starts teaching course
ABERDEEN (AP) -- Former Northern State University men's basketball coach Don Meyer has launched a teaching tour, less than a month after having a heart pacemaker implant surgery. The media reports that Meyer started teaching his leadership course Thursday in Aberdeen, less than a...
news / state
August 24, 2012 - 8:56am
July 15, 2012
Walton, Blindauers attend Farmers Union leadership camp
Braeden Walton, Kane Blindauer and Alexis Blindauer, all of Mitchell, recently attended the annual Farmers Union State Leadership Camp held in the Black Hills. Campers experienced the "Wild About Cooperation" theme in a variety of ways, including setting up cooperative businesses,...
July 15, 2012 - 11:39pm
July 14, 2012
Area residents among those in ag, rural leadership class
BROOKINGS -- Four area residents have been selected for the 30-member South Dakota Agriculture and Rural Leadership Class VII. They include: Erin Bergeleen and Tracey Walsh, both of Kimball; Cayla Christiansen, Platte; and Ross Tschetter, Salem. This leadership program, which starts...
July 14, 2012 - 7:15am
November 9, 2011
TUPPER: Mitchell's paralysis is a problem of leadership
Someone whose opinion I respect asked me recently if I think Mitchell is "paralyzed." The question stemmed from the latest in a string of City Council actions to get pummeled in the local court of public opinion. This time around, it was the council's decision to switch from one-way...
opinion / columns / local
November 9, 2011 - 8:38pm
September 8, 2011
Network forms for Mitchell's younger leaders
There's a new career and personal development network -- called "The Network" -- in Mitchell. The organization is a project of the Mitchell Area Chamber of Commerce. Developing a networking group has been a priority of the chamber for several years, said Sonya Moller, director...
news / local
September 8, 2011 - 4:03am