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October 12, 2014
LifeQuest renames building for former director
Only six months after he retired, Daryl Kilstrom says he fell into another job almost by accident. Kilstrom, who retired in March after more...
October 12, 2014 - 12:16pm
May 30, 2014
Man finds $300 in envelope, turns it over to authorities
Mike Tobin spends a lot of time on Mitchell's Main Street. Earlier this week, Tobin, 58, was near the Chamber of Commerce on Main Street and...
May 30, 2014 - 10:47am
February 28, 2014
New executive director named at LifeQuest
The LifeQuest Board of Directors announced Friday that Steve Johnson, of Reno, Nev., will be the new executive director of LifeQuest in Mitchell. Johnson will begin his duties March 17 and take over for current Executive Director Daryl Kilstrom, who is retiring. Lifequest...
February 28, 2014 - 10:20pm
January 9, 2014
Friday's sports briefs
Snack Pack the Palace event set for DWU game The Weekend Snack Pack Program, in conjunction with Dakota Wesleyan University, is asking sports fans to Snack Pack the Palace at Wednesday’s Tiger basketball game. DWU’s Enactus club is organizing an awareness event for the Weekend...
January 9, 2014 - 10:51pm
March 21, 2013
'Jalapeno Mike': A LifeQuest success story
Mike Tobin has a politician's knack for recalling names, says LifeQuest Executive Director Daryl Kilstrom. "Mike's a talker. He's pretty gregarious and willing to engage people in conversation," Kilstrom said, adding the trait is probably learned from Mike's father Paul Tobin, who...
March 21, 2013 - 11:20pm
Help needed for LifeQuest that helps hundreds
HOW TO HELP An anonymous donor has pledged to match all new and increased gifts up to $10,000 to LifeQuest that are made before April 15. Donations...
March 21, 2013 - 8:05pm
May 11, 2012
LifeQuest reaches fundraising goal
LifeQuest raised $17,585 from donors across the area last month to meet the $10,000 challenge gift from an anonymous donor earlier this year. "We are pleased with how many donors helped us reach the goal," said Executive Director Daryl Kilstrom. "This will mean that over $27,000...
May 11, 2012 - 8:23am
March 8, 2012
LifeQuest receives anonymous $10,000 challenge
LifeQuest received an anonymous $10,000 pledge to challenge local donors to support the 2012 annual fundraising campaign, the organization announced Thursday. Every new or increased gift that LifeQuest receives will be matched dollar-for-dollar, up to the first $10,000 received,...
March 8, 2012 - 9:39pm
Fundraiser planned at LifeQuest to benefit baby
A shopping fundraiser for Mandy Terry and Baby Aiyanna will be from 4 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 10, at LifeQuest Lunch Room, Mitchell. There will be vendors who will donate a percentage of sales, a silent auction from 4 to 7:30 p.m. and concessions will be served from 4 to 7:30...
November 8, 2011 - 9:53am
February 5, 2011
Medicaid cut amounts to elderly tax, official says
A local elderly care official thinks proposed state cuts to Medicaid funding will adversely affect long-term care and amount to a tax on the...
February 5, 2011 - 12:00am
August 20, 2010
LifeQuest notes successes in midst of tough fiscal climate
Life makes sense to Robert Goehring and Dennis Brosz, both longtime clients of LifeQuest in Mitchell. Both men have shown that, with some help from LifeQuest and community acceptance, they can support themselves and live independently and productively. LifeQuest, a private,...
August 20, 2010 - 8:09am
July 14, 2010
County officials fine-tune budget for 2011
The Davison County commissioners continued fine-tuning the 2011 budget Tuesday during their regular meeting at the courthouse in Mitchell. With the assistance of Sheriff David Miles and Jail Administrator Don Radel, the commissioners made some snips that were satisfactory to both...
July 14, 2010 - 12:05am
May 4, 2010
Survey: Urgent care, arena desired
LifeQuest's executive director wants to forge some new community partnerships based on the results of a survey that the nonprofit agency recently conducted about Mitchell's strengths and needs. Officials from LifeQuest, a provider of services and support to people with developmental...
May 4, 2010 - 7:54am
June 12, 2009
Event marks LifeQuest's 50th
Parking spots and burger buns quickly filled as friends, family, employees and members of the public celebrated LifeQuest's 50th anniversary...
June 12, 2009 - 8:00am
June 6, 2009
LifeQuest turns 50: Thursday event to note agency's anniversary
For his 80th birthday, all Virgil Kistler wanted was to see "The Price Is Right" and Bob Barker in person. In 1996, Kistler got his wish...
June 6, 2009 - 8:04am