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AgweekTV: Ag Tax Reform
Storm sewer problem? Councilman researching areas for Lake Mitchell restoration
Wagner LifeChanger nominee: 'Try to be there' for the kids
Woman arrested after driving into White House barrier was convicted last year of trying to climb fence
Six injured in Friday crash near Alexandria
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
First National Bank to halt production of NRA credit card
Sioux Falls teacher requests special brain cancer treatment
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
Taco Bell overtakes Burger King as 4th-largest U.S. chain
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Ag Tax Reform
State climatologist: 'Prepare for another drought year'
Eager about agriculture
Customers are the 'backbone' of Blue Bird Locker
A fondness for farming
Streak snapped! Mitchell ends 42-game losing streak in home thriller
Area basketball roundup: Freeman girls advance to Round of 16
Chamberlain duo eyeing top finishes
Class B wrestling roundup: Howard second, Winner in third after first day
Havlik, Max advance to semis for Kernels
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Norval "Shorty" M. Mathis
Leo W. Konstanz
OPINION: The gift of grandchildren
LETTER: Assault guns need to go
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
KLUMB: Looking into lunch shaming
HEINERT: Crossover Day approaches
Wiltz: Give some thought to loading your own ammo
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Mettle to medal: John Henry Krueger perseveres to podium in 1,000 meters
Like many great champions, Mikaela Shiffrin is compelling, and human, in defeat
Pheasant hunters flocking in February? National Pheasant Fest bringing in thousands to SD
School on Standing Rock votes to stop using 'midget' mascot
MCLAUGHLIN (AP) — A South Dakota school district on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation is abandoning its nickname and mascot because it is offensive to little people. The midget has been the mascot of McLaughlin School District since 1929, but the board voted to drop it this...
September 24, 2015 - 10:48am
June 18, 2014
NFL's Redskins' 'disparaging' trademark canceled by U.S. patent office
By Mason Levinson and Susan Decker WASHINGTON — The Washington Redskins football team's trademark registration for its nickname was canceled Wednesday by a U.S.
June 18, 2014 - 2:33pm
March 14, 2013
Time extended to vote for Cornelius
Voting for the regional round of USA Today's High School Sports Best Mascot competition, which features Mitchell High School's Cornelius, has...
March 14, 2013 - 8:36pm
March 9, 2013
Cornelius' roots go back 50 years
Fifty years ago, three Mitchell High School seniors thought the Kernels needed a mascot. So, Ellen Jo Baron, Pat Jirsa and Roberta Andersen...
March 9, 2013 - 8:28am
March 6, 2013
Cornelius named SD's top mascot
Cornelius grinned from ear to ear when he was announced the state's best mascot Tuesday in online voting conducted by USA Today High School Sports. ...
March 6, 2013 - 6:40am
May 2, 2012
Judge tosses Spirit Lake tribe's suit against NCAA
May 2, 2012 - 7:49am
May 1, 2012
SDSU joining growing number of schools to snub UND over 'Fighting Sioux' mascot
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- The leader of University of North Dakota's alumni says South Dakota State has joined a growing number of schools that won't...
May 1, 2012 - 10:48am
February 25, 2012
SD lawmakers say no to buffalo mascot bill
PIERRE -- The buffalo bill was shot down Friday morning at the Legislature. No one testified against it, but the House of Representatives committee on state affairs, nonetheless, set aside legislation that would have designated the American bison as South Dakota's state mascot. ...
February 25, 2012 - 9:01am
February 3, 2012
Bison on way to becoming official South Dakota mascot
PIERRE (AP) -- South Dakota has a state bread, state soil, state sport and even state grass. Soon, it could also have a state mascot in the bison. Republican Sen. Tom Nelson of Lead is sponsoring a bill that aims to elevate the bison's status. The bill does not strip coyotes of their...
February 3, 2012 - 2:23pm
January 2, 2012
UND officials: Fighting Sioux nickname issue will be resolved by end of 2012
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- And here they came, one more time -- officially, for the last time -- brought to the ice as "your Fighting Sioux!" ...
January 2, 2012 - 8:30am
December 7, 2011
UND retiring 'Fighting Sioux' Facebook page
GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) -- The University of North Dakota advised fans of its "University of North Dakota Fighting Sioux" Facebook page that it will be retired shortly and fans should shift their allegiance to a new page, "UND Sports." Unofficial "Fighting Sioux" Facebook pages appear...
December 7, 2011 - 4:36pm
ND Gov: Let UND dump Fighting Sioux nickname
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- North Dakota's governor says lawmakers should let the University of North Dakota drop its Fighting Sioux nickname because it's "time to move forward." The NCAA has said it would sanction the school if it did not drop the nickname and change its logo, which...
November 7, 2011 - 2:51pm
October 21, 2011
UND: Cost of retiring Fighting Sioux will be around $750,000
GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) -- It will cost the University of North Dakota about $750,000 to retire the Fighting Sioux nickname and logo, President...
October 21, 2011 - 6:30am