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Lawyer says state has a "compelling interest" to reduce appearance of corruption via IM 22
Alpena, Huron men arrested on meth charges
SDRS trustees propose big retirement reforms
Winner woman, former educator pleads not guilty to striking student
Audit questions tribe's spending of $1.4M in grant money
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Klobuchar on Obama's renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Heritage Foundation publishes report criticizing sections of 2014 Farm Bill
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
Martin's layup propels DWU past Doane
Northwestern tops DWU wrestling
Bench helps Northern Iowa roll past South Dakota State 86-58
Defense jumpstarts No. 1 DWU women over Doane
Baruth, Saginaw Valley ranked No. 1 in nation
Hofer birth announcement
Mitchell woman marks 80th decade
Amick birth announcement
Couple unites in July ceremony
White Lake man celebrates nine decades
Lila J. Steiber
HAGEN: Time for more teddy bears
Fighting for What Matters
Lest we forget
OUR VIEW: A win for transparency
Preparing for a lean year
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
Wiltz: Buck fever? Can't say I've been afflicted
Wiltz: Thankful in all forms during hunting season
Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
SD deer elusive after EHD outbreak
September 11, 2014
Mitchell historian tells about 'Wild Bill Hickok: Deadwood Legend'
James McLaird, local historian and author, will present at the September Middle Border Lecture series at 7 p.m. Monday at Dakota Discovery Museum, Mitchell. McLaird, professor Emeritus of History and Political Science at Dakota Wesleyan University, will speak on the research for...
September 11, 2014 - 10:37pm
International peace pole on display at Cultural Heritage Center courtesy of Mitchell High School
PIERRE — A peace pole developed by students in the art department at Mitchell High School will be on display in the lobby of the South...
September 11, 2014 - 10:37pm
Mitchell Area Historical Society plans annual dinner meeting
The Mitchell Area Historical Society dinner and meeting will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Monday in the First United Methodist Church basement, Mitchell. Tickets are $12.50 in advance and $15 at the door. The menu will feature barbecued pork sandwiches by Doug Carlson and prize-winning...
September 11, 2014 - 10:31pm
PHOTO: School tour at Dakota Discovery Museum
September 11, 2014 - 9:54am
August 7, 2014
Man wants 'prayer rock' moved to Crazy Horse
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Sioux Falls man is pushing to move a 3-ton boulder known as a "prayer rock" from a local museum to the Crazy Horse Memorial in western South Dakota. The rock gets overlooked at the Pettigrew Museum and would be better placed at the memorial being built...
August 7, 2014 - 9:05pm
July 31, 2014
Elvis' guitar donor says he is rightful owner
A damaged acoustic guitar played by Elvis Presley in 1977 is at the center of a custody battle that has generated a lawsuit involving the National Music Museum in Vermillion.
July 31, 2014 - 10:20pm
July 24, 2014
Vermillion music museum, collector dispute Elvis' broken guitar
VERMILLION (AP) — An acoustic guitar Elvis Presley smashed during his final tour has sparked a custody fight between the South Dakota museum that currently displays it and a collector who insists the instrument never should have ended up there. Now a federal judge must sort...
July 24, 2014 - 11:13pm
July 18, 2014
Area institutions receive DAR grants
The board of directors of the Mary Chilton Daughters of the American Revolution Foundation recently awarded grants in the amount of $30,064.40. Area grants were made to: • Friends of the Middle Border/ Dakota Discovery Museum, MItchell, for the comprehensive doll collection...
July 18, 2014 - 1:38pm
July 17, 2014
PHOTO: Celebrating Badger Clark
July 17, 2014 - 7:31am
July 12, 2014
PHOTO: Homesteading exhibit
July 12, 2014 - 10:47am
July 10, 2014
Lakota speaker to give Middle Border Lecture
This month’s Middle Border Lecture Series will be hosted at 7 p.m. on July 21 and feature Lakota language speaker Lyle Miller, Sr., Ta Wakinyela Ihanbleciya (He Dreams of Thunder.) Miller’s program, Lakota Iyapi: Speak Lakota, will introduce the basics and history of the Lakota...
July 10, 2014 - 11:14pm
June 26, 2014
Independence Day celebration to feature local favorite Uncle Roy and Friends
The Dakota Discovery Museum will host an Independence Day Celebration from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on July 4. Admission to the event and museum is free. Donations are welcomed to help support the exhibits and programs of the museum. Guests will enjoy ice cream, watermelon and lemonade while...
June 26, 2014 - 10:15pm
June 24, 2014
Mitchell museum hosts open house to kick off membership drive
The Dakota Discovery Museum invites the community to a free open house event on Friday to kick off its membership drive. From 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, the public is invited to enjoy the museum’s exhibits, take behind-the-scenes tours of the storage and work areas, and hear about all...
June 24, 2014 - 7:19am
June 14, 2014
Poetry, self-publishing events set at Dakota Discovery Museum on July 12
From 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on July 12, at the Dakota Discovery Museum in Mitchell, the South Dakota State Poetry Society is having an open mic program. If you would like to read, show up and sign up. From past experience, 20-25 people can read in an hour and a half, if everyone keeps...
June 14, 2014 - 7:54pm
June 13, 2014
Brokaw hits Pickstown
PICKSTOWN -- In a small town on the bluffs above the Missouri River, Tom Brokaw found what he now describes as the perfect place to grow up. Brokaw,...
June 13, 2014 - 11:14pm