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Aeronautics panel looks at six projects
September storm smacks Salem
Enrollment up slightly at South Dakota public universities
Captured polygamous leader due in court
Sioux Falls woman claims record Dakota Cash lottery jackpot
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
Nearly one-third of South Dakota winter wheat crop planted
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
Area growers sound off on Dicamba drift damage
Hope returns in crop forecast
Report: South Dakota corn, soybean crop to decline this year
Division II player dies from in-game injury
Sabathia strong in Yankees win over Twins
Area high school volleyball roundup: Cougars topple Black Panthers
Sano might not be ready to play even if injury heals
DWU volleyball falls to No. 11 Northwestern
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
Jacob "Jack" Sandness
Donna Leah (Hildebrand) Hoing
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Savory spuds: Homegrown potatoes and fresh thyme combine in rustic side dish
WOSTER: Only one sound like Garth
OUR VIEW: The future of journalism
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
June 5, 2017
Lake Andes voters to elect council representatives
LAKE ANDES — Lake Andes votes will head to the polls Tuesday to elect two representatives to the city council. In Ward III, George Hazuka...
June 5, 2017 - 5:25pm
May 8, 2017
Mitchell Mayor Toomey's goals remain the same following failed recall effort
With a recall effort falling flat, it's business as usual for Mitchell Mayor Jerry Toomey. More than 60 days after a Mitchell man announced he...
May 8, 2017 - 5:59pm
March 6, 2017
Toomey committed to mayor’s office
One month after a rowdy City Council meeting sparked conflict between Mitchell Mayor Jerry Toomey and town locals, Toomey intends to continue...
March 6, 2017 - 8:43pm
March 3, 2017
Avon to have new mayor, Presho will hold election for town's top position
AVON/PRESHO — After six years serving as Avon's mayor, Kevin Tjeerdsma is calling it quits — temporarily. Tjeerdsma was elected in...
March 3, 2017 - 5:00pm
March 1, 2017
Scotland mayor, school board positions to be decided in April election
SCOTLAND — With nominating petitions filed for Scotland city and school board races, there could be some reshuffling of the town's top...
March 1, 2017 - 5:00pm
February 11, 2017
LETTER: Local businesses shouldn't compete
To the Editor: I attended the City Council meeting Monday night. I would like to say to Mayor Toomey that you kept saying that you support local...
February 11, 2017 - 10:00am
February 10, 2017
Glad you asked: Can the mayor be recalled?
Q: Is it possible to recall a mayor? According to South Dakota Codified Law 9-13-29, a mayor, commissioner, council member or any member of...
February 10, 2017 - 5:18pm
June 8, 2016
Streetside parking ban of trailers, campers denied, but other ordinances remain
The Mitchell City Council wasn't hesitant to speak out against a streetside parking ban of trailers, campers and boats initially brought forth by Mayor Jerry Toomey, but Mitchell residents will still have to follow existing parking ordinances. After several minutes of discussion regarding...
June 8, 2016 - 6:19pm
June 6, 2016
City council unanimously denies streetside parking ban
Owners of campers, boats and trailers in Mitchell can rest easy. The Mitchell City Council unanimously denied an ordinance proposed by Mayor...
June 6, 2016 - 9:59pm
Plan to ban boats, campers from streetside parking returns to City Council
Locals and visitors to Mitchell may want to think twice about where they park. After a string of new rules have been established in recent council...
June 6, 2016 - 10:10am
May 14, 2016
Mayor's Corn Palace mural plan met with mixed response
Mayor Jerry Toomey's proposal to change the Corn Palace murals every other year is receiving mixed reviews from his fellow elected officials....
May 14, 2016 - 8:58am
May 6, 2016
New Gregory mayor committed to growth
GREGORY—Three days into his new job, newly elected Gregory Mayor Scott Anshutz is focused on growing the community he presides over. In...
May 6, 2016 - 10:06am
May 3, 2016
Former Mitchell Mayor Paul Tobin dies
Former Mitchell Mayor and City Councilman Paul Tobin has died. According to Mark Tobin, Paul's son, Tobin died at the Avera Brady Nursing Home...
May 3, 2016 - 11:39am
April 30, 2016
City awaits recommendation on Palace lights
Light 'em up. The city of Mitchell will receive a recommendation to solve concerns over the lights on the Corn Palace domes and surrounding the murals. The report is expected to be heard at Monday's regular City Council meeting. Last year, Councilman Marty Barington indicated the...
April 30, 2016 - 9:21am
April 29, 2016
Mayor hopes to learn from Sioux Falls pool project
For the second straight day, Mayor Jerry Toomey is leaving Mitchell in search of answers. Toomey said he will be joined by City Administrator Stephanie Ellwein and Public Works Director Tim McGannon for a trip Friday to Sioux Falls to speak with local officials about the Midco Aquatic...
April 29, 2016 - 9:42am