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18-year-old Bridgewater woman sustains serious injuries in I-90 crash
Locals brainstorm best uses for Mitchell Recreation Center
Platte man injured in Lake Andes crash
Sheriff's offices understaffed around SD
Opposing sides make case for, against campaign finance reform measure
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Fall turkey hunting licenses still available in North Dakota
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
July 16, 2014
SDSU Bummobile will make appearance in Mitchell parade
What’s 102 years old and carries a handful of hobos through the Corn Palace Stampede Parade in Mitchell? If you said grandma, you’re wrong. It’s South Dakota State University’s Bummobile! This 1912 Ford Model T is fully restored and ready for the road. The Bummobile and...
July 16, 2014 - 8:01am
January 1, 2014
PHOTO: Delmont parade
January 1, 2014 - 11:41pm
November 20, 2013
Macy's Thanksgiving parade awash in float flaps
NEW YORK (AP) — Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is awash in animal-related protests over its floats, with controversies involving the unlikely pairing of rocker Joan Jett and Shamu the killer whale. Activists plan to line the route of next week's parade to protest a SeaWorld float...
November 20, 2013 - 7:50am
November 18, 2013
Zirpel to march in Thanksgiving parade
Mitchell student’s all-state band status landed her a ticket to New York.
November 18, 2013 - 6:28am
November 15, 2013
Macy's moves Joan Jett off SD float
Singer's support of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals sparked uproar.
November 15, 2013 - 2:42pm
November 13, 2013
OUR VIEW: Don’t jettison Jett from SD parade float
Sometimes, we marvel at the things people decide to get mad about. This week, we’re marveling at the uproar over rock star Joan Jett’s...
November 13, 2013 - 6:54pm
November 7, 2013
Joan Jett to perform on SD's Macy's parade float
PIERRE — Music legends Joan Jett and the Blackhearts will appear on the Mount Rushmore American Pride float in the 87th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. “We’re excited to have such a well-known artist perform on our float this year. Joan Jett is a legend in rock music,...
November 7, 2013 - 7:59pm
July 20, 2013
Streets closed for rodeo parade today
Some downtown Mitchell streets will be closed this morning for the Corn Palace Stampede Rodeo. The streets are Main from 12th Avenue south to First Avenue; First Avenue from Main Street east to Lawler Street; and Lawler Street north to Seventh Avenue. No-parking restrictions...
July 20, 2013 - 7:40am
November 23, 2012
Mount Rushmore float makes third appearance at parade
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- South Dakota got a little national attention on Thanksgiving Day. The state's "Mount Rushmore's American Pride" float made its third appearance in New York City's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. The float was featured for about 30 seconds on NBC's broadcast of...
November 23, 2012 - 5:23am
September 25, 2012
Tom and Meredith Brokaw named marshals at SD parade
VERMILLION (AP) -- Tom and Meredith Brokaw have been named marshals for the Dakota Days Parade at the University of South Dakota next month. The media newspaper reports that the veteran NBC newsman and his wife both graduated from USD in the 1960s. They also are Yankton natives. The...
September 25, 2012 - 3:22pm
Mitchell's Parade of Lights future under review
The future of the Mitchell Parade of Lights is in question. The number of parade entries has declined in recent years for the annual holiday...
September 25, 2012 - 6:35am
September 4, 2012
Wagner's annual Labor Day parade draws thousands
WAGNER -- It started with a bang. A shot rang out at 10 a.m. Monday in Wagner, signaling the start of the town's 112th Labor Day Parade. ...
September 4, 2012 - 6:32am
July 23, 2012
Corn Palace Stampede Rodeo Parade winners
Here are the results for winners in the 2012 Corn Palace Stampede Rodeo parade: All Around: Iversons Chrysler Best Use of Theme: 1. Iversons Chrysler 2. Cortrust Bank 3. Avera Queen of Peace Youth: 1. Ultimate Kicks Tae Kwon Do 2. ACT The Cast of "Footloose" 3. Big Brothers...
July 23, 2012 - 7:51am
December 30, 2011
New Year's Eve parade, tasting event set Saturday in Delmont
DELMONT -- The annual New Year's Eve Parade and tasting event will be held with the parade lineup at 1:30 p.m. and parade at 2 p.m. Saturday down Main Street, Delmont. The theme for the parade is "Saluting Delmont in Song," and the parade marshal is Lorraine Vavruska, longtime bank...
December 30, 2011 - 2:10am
December 1, 2011
No big cost for Neil Diamond appearance on SD float, official says
Having legendary crooner Neil Diamond aboard South Dakota's float in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade was the cheapest part of the project,...
December 1, 2011 - 7:00am