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Do your eyes hurt after the solar eclipse? Here's what you need to know.
Dinner time dread: How to spot the difference between picky eaters and problem eaters
Tuesday need-to-know: 5 stories
Remains of some sailors may have been found on U.S. Navy destroyer
Wife of treasury secretary touts big-money fashion on social media, critics recall memoir
Google's newest Android operating system gets its official name: Oreo
Macy's to restructure merchandising unit, cut 100 jobs
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Americans keep crushing it with their 401(k)s
SD ag, fishing officials update water issue
Officials seek trucking help for donated drought-relief hay
Seeing red: Take a trip to Wisconsin's cranberry marshes
Ag credit counselor, mediator say new lending rules hit hard
Schlecht: Wait for the rain to come
Genant ready for more on Jackrabbits' O-line
Volleyball match is Booster Club event
'Reboot' continues for Mitchell cross country program
MHS softball, boys golf events postponed
Kernels will lean on defense early, often
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
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Harold W. Bietz
Keillor: Never been here before
LETTER: Dismayed with SD officials' response to Trump
THUNE: There's nowhere else I'd rather be
MERCER: Time to revisit state laws on open records
Schlecht: Wait for the rain to come
South Dakota graduate student conducts fox study
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
Wiltz: A legendary bungled archery hunt
James and Karen Geppert
August 8, 2017
Traveling Vietnam Memorial to stop in Chamberlain
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial will soon make its way to South Dakota. Not the exact Washington D.C. based memorial, but a half-size replica,...
August 8, 2017 - 3:29pm
May 31, 2017
LifeQuest spreads kindness through 'Rock the Town' project
LifeQuest of Mitchell wants to "Rock the Town." "Rock the Town" is a new project started this year by LifeQuest, an agency that works with people...
May 31, 2017 - 4:30pm
February 6, 2017
'Grateful for Greysen'
ETHAN — Chants of "Greysen, Greysen, he's our man" boomed throughout the Ethan High School gym. A large crowd — adorned in lime green...
February 6, 2017 - 9:48pm
January 29, 2016
Region IV-B One Act Play results
Seven area schools participated in the Region IV-B One Act Play, held Thursday at the Pepsi-Cola Theatre in Mitchell. Schools participating were...
January 29, 2016 - 11:15am
November 2, 2015
OPINION: Cows don't discriminate
While the Hubs and I helped a neighbor work his cows recently, I was reminded how cattle are not discriminating creatures. They do not pick favorites for being on their best behavior for when it comes to the equipment used to get them worked or the people helping. Working with our...
November 2, 2015 - 12:58pm
BOOKS: Baseball used as a metaphor in 'The Way Home Looks Now'
When Peter Lee's older brother dies in a car accident, his family changes completely. But "The Way Home Looks Now," by Wendy Wan-Long Shang,...
November 2, 2015 - 11:38am
August 30, 2015
OPINION: A man's outlandish ideas are adventures in disguise
Any time my husband casually mentions an idea that sounds a little outlandish, it is always best if I pay attention, allow his idea to sink in and then accept it, because it's going to happen. He's the kind of guy who follows through on stuff if I question it. The ideas I'm talking...
August 30, 2015 - 10:10pm
August 9, 2015
OPINION: Letting go is hard to do
It's always been my parenting philosophy to raise my kids to think for themselves and become independent individuals. Now a part of me has changed my mind about that parenting theory. It's not that fun for me anymore. I recently went down to our willow tree to clean up debris gathered...
August 9, 2015 - 10:29pm
April 3, 2015
'Wash winter away'
Bye, bye dust bunnies. The winter chill that settled deep in the bones is beginning to subside, and windows are opened. Shades of grey change...
April 3, 2015 - 1:10pm
March 27, 2015
MHS students to perform in All-State Band
The annual All-State Band concert is today, and will feature Mitchell students. Mitchell High School Band Director Ryan Stahle said five MHS students were selected to participate in All-State Band, which culminates in a concert at 7 p.m. today at the Lorang Theatre at Sioux Falls...
March 27, 2015 - 8:05pm
March 18, 2015
MHS jazz band takes first at Coyote Jazz Festival
The Mitchell High School Jazz Band competed at the 40th annual Coyote Jazz Festival March 17 at the University of South Dakota in Vermillion. The jazz band competed in the 3A division and won first place in that class. Sam Weller and Tanner Fuhrer won outstanding soloist awards. The...
March 18, 2015 - 5:28pm
November 20, 2014
AMY KIRK: Puppy takes place of college-bound kid
Since taking our oldest child to college, my husband and I have been experiencing the beginning stages of empty nest syndrome (besides panic). I keep trying to buy milk in bulk, set the table and make meals for four, and am having to get used to taking hot showers again instead of...
November 20, 2014 - 8:56am
November 18, 2014
BACK IN TIME: Young George McGovern
This photo shows George McGovern, then a 20-year-old college sophomore, standing in front of Mitchell High School with the car he used to recruit...
November 18, 2014 - 1:17pm
White Lake woman celebrates 90 years
Phyllis Sorensen, White Lake, will celebrate her 90th birthday at an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, July 20, at the White Lake Senior...
November 18, 2014 - 1:17pm
Dee takes 1st runner-up in pageant
A Mitchell native took first runner-up in the Miss South Dakota USA pageant on Sunday. Tessa Dee, a Mitchell native, placed first runner-up in the Miss South Dakota USA pageant, the state competition for the Miss USA organization. The pageant was held Saturday and Sunday at the Brandon...
November 18, 2014 - 1:14pm