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September 24, 2016
Capping beer, liquor licenses
State and local alcohol laws limit where Mitchell residents can knock back a drink, but they may also be slowing business growth within city...
September 24, 2016 - 10:03am
September 2, 2015
Sunday hard liquor sales OK'd in Huron despite opposition
HURON (AP) — Residents of Huron will soon be able to buy hard liquor on Sundays. KOKK radio reports that the City Commission approved...
September 2, 2015 - 2:44pm
February 21, 2013
Sturgis looks to add second liquor store for rally
STURGIS (AP) -- Heavy traffic at the city-owned liquor store during the annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally is prompting officials to ask for a second location. KBHB radio reports that the council has set a March 4 public hearing to discuss the possibility of setting up a second liquor...
February 21, 2013 - 2:35pm
Award-winning distillery remains Pierre's secret
PIERRE (AP) -- From the outside, it's an unassuming building off Airport Road, with a large green water tank out front and small sign above the...
November 21, 2012 - 8:18am
March 7, 2012
Deputy denied liquor license near PIne Ridge, Rosebud reservations
RAPID CITY (AP) -- Commissioners in South Dakota's Mellette County have rejected a sheriff's deputy's plans to sell liquor in a town near American Indian reservations, including one that is suing some of the worlds' largest beer makers. The last bar in the small town of Norris closed...
March 7, 2012 - 10:50am
January 29, 2012
Additional licenses for restaurant liquor sales move ahead
More businesses could sell liquor by the drink in Mitchell soon, under a city ordinance that took effect recently. Full-service restaurants that want a liquor license can try to buy one from a current license holder, or they can obtain one from the city under the law, which was passed...
January 29, 2012 - 11:33pm
December 6, 2011
City of Mitchell considers plan to offer restaurant liquor licenses
The city of Mitchell may offer more liquor licenses soon. The City Council gave initial approval to Ordinance 2387, establishing full-service restaurant on-sale licenses, during its meeting Monday night at City Hall. Under a state law passed in 2008, there would be no limit to...
December 6, 2011 - 6:31am
October 16, 2010
Letters to the Editor
Time to, as ad says, 'vote in a new team' To the Editor: Kristi and Stephanie have a few similarities but big differences. Kristi owns and works a ranch with her family. Like John Thune, she will live in South Dakota. Stephanie lives in D.C. and owns a house in South Dakota. Kristi...
October 16, 2010 - 12:20am
July 20, 2010
Council approves Memorial Day hard liquor sales
Hard liquor will be available in Mitchell by the glass and by the bottle on Memorial Day 2011, unless there is public opposition to the change. The Mitchell City Council voted to allow on- and off-sale of hard liquor on the holiday during its meeting Monday night at City Hall....
July 20, 2010 - 8:03am
August 7, 2009
Signatures are verified, election will be scheduled on Sunday off-sale liquor
Mitchell City Finance Officer Marilyn Wilson said Friday afternoon that enough petition signatures have been validated to force an election on Sunday off-sale liquor, and the City Council will convene Wednesday to set an election date. Wilson said 840 of the estimated 886 signatures...
August 7, 2009 - 3:52pm
August 4, 2009
Opponents of Sunday off-sale liquor turn in nearly 900 signatures, potentially forcing election
Local residents hoping to force an election on Sunday off-sale liquor turned in an estimated 886 petition signatures Monday afternoon at City Hall. Only 481 signatures are needed to force an election, but the signatures must be from registered voters residing in the city. The signatures...
August 4, 2009 - 8:00am
July 30, 2009
Liquor sales subject of local petition drive
Some local residents are attempting to force an election on the city's new Sunday off-sale liquor law. If they can gather 481 petition signatures...
July 30, 2009 - 8:01am
July 29, 2009
Petitions circulating to put Sunday liquor-sales ordinance on ballot
Some Mitchell residents are circulating petitions to refer the city's new Sunday off-sale liquor law to a public vote. The City Council recently voted to allow off-sale liquor to be sold on Sundays. The term "off sale" applies to liquor that is consumed away from the place it's purchased,...
July 29, 2009 - 4:30pm
July 6, 2009
City Council approves Sunday off-sale liquor sales
The Mitchell City Council on Monday evening gave its final approval in a 4-3 vote to an ordinance that will allow the city's 13 businesses with off-sale liquor licenses to sell on Sunday. "Off-sale" means that alcoholic beverages may be consumed off the premises of the business...
July 6, 2009 - 11:45pm