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DWU, MTI graduates choose to stay in Mitchell for jobs, sense of community
Thomsen, founder of Trail King Industries, has died at 89
James Valley Community Center partnering with area organizations
Mayor: City needs 'clear map' to guide lake restoration
Winner man charged with attempted rape of teen
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Pilot project aims for farm-friendly wetland preservation
Rare second set of triplets a surprise for ND rancher
Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
April 22, 2015
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band to play at the Corn Palace Festival
Nearing their 5th Decade together, the iconic and profoundly influential Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, often cited as a catalyst for an entire movement...
April 22, 2015 - 5:01pm
April 21, 2015
Brassin' up the Corn Palace
April 21, 2015 - 4:29pm
April 20, 2015
Final LyricWood concert
April 20, 2015 - 1:29pm
April 13, 2015
April 13, 2015 - 3:32pm
April 8, 2015
Don McLean's 'American Pie' lyrics sell for $1.2 million
Songwriter Don McLean's original working manuscript for "American Pie," one of the most iconic songs of the 20th century, sold for $1.2 million, auctioneers Christie's said on Tuesday. It fell short of the $2 million record set last year for Bob Dylan's hand-written lyrics for...
April 8, 2015 - 5:28pm
April 4, 2015
With dropping attendance, rural church may shut its doors
The Loomis Congregational Church is roughly 15 members strong, and Rev. Garry Swagger worries about the church's fate. Rural churches, specifically...
April 4, 2015 - 9:02am
April 1, 2015
Huey Lewis and the News playing at South Dakota State Fair
HURON (AP) — Huey Lewis and the News is among the acts coming to the South Dakota State Fair in Huron. The rock and roll band will perform at the grandstand Sunday, Sept. 6. Its hits include "Heart of Rock & Roll," ''I Want a New Drug," ''The Power of Love" and "Workin'...
April 1, 2015 - 2:35pm
February 24, 2015
WOSTER: Let there be music: Reflections on two musicians worlds apart
Today is my mother's birthday. She died in 2004 without, as far as I know, ever being aware that she shared a birthday with George Harrison, the "quiet Beatle.'' My mom would understand that I'm including George on her birthday. She loved music, all kinds of music. Were she alive...
February 24, 2015 - 6:22pm
February 23, 2015
Making beautiful music in Mitchell
February 23, 2015 - 9:10am
December 11, 2014
Wieczorek has a passion to play for God
Wanema Wieczorek said she was destined to use her musical talents for the glory of God. " 'My heavenly father knew me when I was in my mother's...
December 11, 2014 - 8:20am
November 12, 2014
MTV's 'Rebel Music' highlights SD Native Americans
LOS ANGELES (AP) — When MTV's "Rebel Music" debuted last year, the globe-trotting documentary series searched out passionate young artists driving change in hotspots including Egypt and Afghanistan. This time around, it stays close to home with Native American activists. There's...
November 12, 2014 - 9:29pm
November 10, 2014
Lakota singer up for best new artist award
RAPID CITY (AP) — Gabrielle Knife doesn’t have a record deal — or even a manager — but she does have one thing: a best new artist nomination at the nation’s largest Native American music awards ceremony. The Lakota Sioux singer from Rapid City is up for Debut Artist...
November 10, 2014 - 7:43am
November 3, 2014
PHOTO: Mitchell Barbershop Harmony Chorus
November 3, 2014 - 7:21am
October 16, 2014
SD Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees to be named
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The South Dakota Rock and Roll Music Association plans to announce on Thursday the 2015 inductees to the state Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. It will happen at a news conference in Sioux Falls in the Washington Pavilion at the hall of fame exhibit. The group...
October 16, 2014 - 12:03pm
October 12, 2014
PHOTO: MHS marching band takes 1st place
The Mitchell High School Marching Band finished its competition season on a high note Saturday with first place in the 3A competition at the...
October 12, 2014 - 10:23pm