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Area departments respond to fires in Ethan, Presho, Reliance
City band director celebrates 50-year-long career
As a financial dispute ends, construction on Mitchell's new visitor center begins
For U.S. president, South Dakota voters have choices beyond Trump and Clinton
Dakotafest to host Hawks town hall
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
AgweekTV: Growers say wheat will help meet rising world food demand
Deere to lay off 120 employees at Moline factory
An annual drive to the rodeo
High court: Ranchers should collect on storm-drowned cattle
Officials approve egg farm that will use cage-free barns
State junior teener tournament: Gregory takes third place
Amateur baseball playoff roundup: Plankinton punches ticket to state
State Legion: Madison eliminates Winner/Colome
Winner/Colome edges Parkston
Offense turns it on as Angels top Raptors
Local couple to marry Aug. 5
Mitchell couple's 50th celebrated today
Mitchell woman marks 90th year
77 years marked by Mitchell couple
Wagner man to celebrate 80th
Roy C. Crisman, Jr.
Ileen Ruth Werkmeister
Ileen Ruth Werkmeister
A different Trump rose in Cleveland
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
'Gotta catch 'em all' is not an excuse for boorish behavior
LETTER: Probe of Clinton's 'misdeeds' unsuccessful
LETTER: While dangers multiply, so do breakthroughs
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
WILTZ: Thinking about great whites and a trip to Hilton Head
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
WILTZ: Catching catfish and old dogs like myself
WILTZ: Dependence on technology has gone too far for this angler
May 11, 2015
South Dakota Senate Republicans chose new leadership
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Senate GOP caucus has elected a new leadership. Saturday's election comes about a month after Senate Majority Leader Tim Rave and Assistant Majority Leader Dan Lederman resigned shortly after the 2015 legislative session ended. The caucus's...
May 11, 2015 - 10:42am
April 21, 2015
Tangled battle over Hutterville Colony goes yet another day in Supreme Court
PIERRE — The fight for control of Hutterville Colony went before the South Dakota Supreme Court for a fourth time Tuesday. The latest dispute is about 9,800 acres of the religious colony's farmland in Brown and Spink counties. Johnny Wipf Sr., acting as president, filed deeds...
April 21, 2015 - 4:57pm
April 2, 2015
Avon soldier receives national honor
AVON — Warrant Officer Kenny Podzimek scanned the award winners a few times to make sure it was really his name on the list. It was. Podzimek...
April 2, 2015 - 11:56am
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...
August 14, 2014 - 7:08am
February 27, 2014
OPINION: Fire the generals
Army needs younger leaders to fight today’s wars.
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...
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'...
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...
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...
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...
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...
September 8, 2011 - 4:03am