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Police: Man in mask, US Postal Service uniform robs business
University of South Dakota football player accused of rape
A self-proclaimed Nazi is banned from his college campus in Florida - but allowed to remain a student
Hughes County Jail on pace for record federal revenue
Thanksgiving meal served up for oil spill cleanup crews
Minnesota, South Dakota farmers named to soybean board
Fall harvest in South Dakota close to wrapping up
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Too many turkeys means cheaper Thanksgiving as demand stalls
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
place a business brief
Meet the Minnesota turkeys raised to meet the President
Climbing cattle prices: Ag officials happy after 'shockingly low' 2016
AgweekTV wins first place awards from National Association of Farm Broadcasting
Commentary: Farmers' most important trait
Canadian ag's view of NAFTA: Strong support north of border, official says
Iowa routs Nebraska with strong second half
Marlin girls making progress on the ice
Heat scorch nets from 3, beat Timberwolves
Coyotes improve to 5-1, defeating Southern Miss
Class 9A all-state football: Jaguars loaded with five all-state players
What you need in your winter survival kit
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
Richard "Dick" L. Fuller
Hilda D. Schoenfelder
Michael "Mick" Kirwan
Commentary: Sen. Franken still hasn't denied grabbing women
THUNE: A once-in-a-generation opportunity
SMITH: An important time to be thankful
DAUGAARD: 138 Thanksgivings ago
WOSTER: Thankful for those who make life easier
Wiltz: Chicken hawks could be affecting pheasant population
Wiltz: A rattlesnake eatin' turkey?
Mitchell VFW Post 2750 hosts ALS trapshoot fundraiser
Wiltz: Does Cabela's still book hunting and fishing trips?
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Wayne Decker is turning 85
Ron & Kate Aulner
Jack and Lillian Munce
October 12, 2014
Bands celebrate 15 years of River City Band Festival
The sounds of pride were carried on the wind this weekend. Saturday marked the 15th anniversary of the annual River City Band Festival in Chamberlain....
October 12, 2014 - 10:16pm
October 5, 2014
Marching band places in Sioux Falls competition
The Mitchell High School Marching Band placed in a weekend competition in Sioux Falls. The band competed in the Festival of Bands marching band competition Saturday at Howard Wood Stadium in Sioux Falls. The band first competed in the 3A class and received fourth overall in their...
October 5, 2014 - 7:40pm
October 2, 2014
DWU choral concert, 'Festival of Sacred Song' set
Dakota Wesleyan University's choral program will put on "A Festival of Sacred Song" Sunday at the First United Methodist Church in Mitchell. The Ron and Sheilah Gates Department of Music at DWU will perform the concert at 4 p.m., Sunday at the FUMC on the corner of Rowley Street...
October 2, 2014 - 3:14pm
September 10, 2014
Auditions opened for DWU's Prairie Fire chamber choir
Prairie Fire, the select chamber choir of Mitchell, will be auditioning for new members on the evenings of Monday and Wednesday. Prairie Fire rehearsals are Thursdays beginning Sept. 25 from 7 to 9 p.m. in Smith Hall 211. The rehearsal process for Prairie Fire is short and intense,...
September 10, 2014 - 10:32pm
September 5, 2014
Jazz, brass and Broadway
The 2014-2015 Mitchell Area Concert Series lineup is something to sing about. There are five shows planned for the Corn Palace this year: The...
September 5, 2014 - 2:57pm
August 29, 2014
'Cotton King' returns to State Fair
Sherwin Linton chuckles at being known as "The Cotton King." "It's kind of ironic that I had a song called 'Cotton King' when I'm from South...
August 29, 2014 - 9:53am
August 28, 2014
Family group kicks off Freeman Academy Studio series.
FREEMAN — The Josties, a family band from Alberta, Canada, is the inaugural concert in the Freeman Academy Studio Subscription Series, with a performance at 7 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 5, at Pioneer Hall, Freeman Academy, Freeman. The group brings a mix of organic folk, acoustic...
August 28, 2014 - 9:59pm
August 27, 2014
2014-15 Freeman Academy concert series acts revealed
Freeman Academy announced the 2014-2015 Studio Subscription Series. A press release from Freeman Academy notes the lineup is, "filled with dynamic performances featuring music and drama." Show dates include: • 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5: The Josties (music) Pioneer Hall, Freeman...
August 27, 2014 - 9:57pm
August 21, 2014
Classic rock icons to play Palace
Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo will hit Mitchell with their best shot this week. One of classic rock's original power couples, the musical icons...
August 21, 2014 - 8:02am
July 7, 2014
Mitchell city band to present 'How The Blues Began'
The Mitchell City Band will play its weekly free concert at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Saterlie Bandstand in Hitchcock Park. The theme for this week's program is "How The Blues Began." Soloists featured will be Jenna Miller, Mike Catalano, Mike Sejnoha, Kris Enga, Sam Weller and Brett...
July 7, 2014 - 7:06am
June 15, 2014
City band to play weekly concert Wednesday
The Mitchell City Band will play its weekly free concerts at the Saterlie Bandstand in Hitchcock park starting at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. The theme for this week's program is "A Carnival of Melody" featuring vocal soloist, Susan Almjeld, a clarinet trio playing the "Clarinet Polka,"...
June 15, 2014 - 10:11pm
June 3, 2014
Steven Hesla to perform at 'Music in the Garden' in Wessington Springs
Steven Hesla, a Waconda native and professor of piano at The University of Montana's School of Music, will perform this season's first "Music in the Garden" concert at 7 p.m. Thursday. Hesla will present the inaugural performance on the new memorial Kawai Digital Piano that has been...
June 3, 2014 - 5:48pm
May 25, 2014
Lineup for RibFest in Sioux Falls announced
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The lineup for the 17th annual RibFest in Sioux Falls has been finalized. The event kicks off Thursday at the W.H. Lyon Fairgrounds. Lynyrd Skynyrd, Rick Springfield, Loverboy, Foghat, Dee Snider and April Wine are among the headliners. Admission on...
May 25, 2014 - 10:27pm
May 24, 2014
Josh Abbott Band to be at State Fair
HURON — The South Dakota State Fair announces the Josh Abbott Band will perform at the South Dakota State Fair on Aug. 30. Hailing from Texas, the Josh Abbott Band formed in 2007 and has been on the rise in the country music scene ever since. Their most recent album, “Small...
May 24, 2014 - 9:43pm
May 23, 2014
WOSTER: Reflection of life, love and granddaughters
My granddaughter Lara has been in chorus all through high school, but never, not once, has she tried to be front and center on stage at any concert Nancy and I have attended. The other evening we made the road trip for the last vocal concert of this granddaughter's high-school career....
May 23, 2014 - 10:28pm