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Details emerge on president's calls to Gold Star families
She took her dog to the vet to be put down. Five months later, she discovered her dog was still alive.
Most employers in South Dakota will see some savings in UI taxes
Former Sisseton-Wahpeton tribal executives sent to prison for embezzling
New corn sculpture placed at Sixth and Main in Palace plaza
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Drought takes toll on row crop production in South Dakota
Moon break: Covered wagon ride a harvest tradition
Of farmers and journalists: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
Timberwolves drop season opener to Spurs
Yankees seize AL lead with 5-0 win over Astros
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Vikings 'high level' of play equal parts offense, defense
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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
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Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
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Tangled whitetails: 'Once-in-a-lifetime' memory to help save a deer
Wiltz: How much protection do bald eagles need?
Malia Elle Manmano
Hill-Zens five generations
Mitchell man arrested for suffocating woman to death
February 21, 2013
ACT to present 'Alone Together'
Mitchell Area Community Theatre will present "Alone Together," a Lawrence Roman comedy, at 7:30 p.m. on March 1, 2, 8 and 9; and at 2 p.m. on March 3 and 10, at the Pepsi-Cola Theatre for the Performing Arts, Mitchell. Tickets are available at the theatre. All seats are reserved...
February 21, 2013 - 6:31am
February 4, 2013
Xanadu: Mitchell one-act play is Tuesday
The Mitchell High School one-act play group will perform "Xanadu" at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the high school auditorium. The musical is a spoof of the 1980s movie "Xanadu," which follows Sonny Malone, who is inspired by a Greek muse to open a roller disco. "It was dubbed the worse...
February 4, 2013 - 8:32pm
December 5, 2012
REVIEW: 'White Christmas' musical a 'beautiful holiday card' for area
In the canon of American movie musicals, "White Christmas" looms large with such well known screen stars as Bing Crosby, Rosemary Clooney and...
December 5, 2012 - 6:13am
November 30, 2012
Student-directed one-act plays set
Dakota Wesleyan University theater students will have a chance to view the world from the other side of the director's notes this fall during the annual student-directed one-act plays. The dates for the one-acts will be 7 p.m., Tuesday-Thursday, Dec. 4-6, at the Patten-Wing Theatre,...
November 30, 2012 - 5:20am
October 26, 2012
DWU to host auditions for 'Xanadu' musical
Dakota Wesleyan University will hold auditions for its spring musical, "Xanadu," at 7 p.m. on Nov. 7-8, in the Patten-Wing Theatre on campus. Auditions will consist of cold readings, movement and music. Men will be asked to sing the song "All Over the World" and women will be...
October 26, 2012 - 7:25am
October 11, 2012
REVIEW: DWU, ACT production 'one of the best' for area
Most people will easily recognize the title of the fall production of "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest," and many of those will have seen the movie. But to have the opportunity to see the stage play as adapted by Dale Wasserman from the book by Ken Kesey is a real treat. ...
October 11, 2012 - 12:02pm
October 5, 2012
DWU teams up with community
Only one bird flew over the proverbial cuckoo's nest, but two local groups have banded together to perform the renowned play. Dakota Wesleyan...
October 5, 2012 - 7:25am
August 9, 2012
REVIEW: 'Footloose' is fun vehicle for young actors
Mitchell Area Community Theatre has kicked off its season with a familiar musical filled with toe-tapping 1980s-era pop songs. A mostly young...
August 9, 2012 - 7:16am
August 3, 2012
'Footloose' takes Mitchell stage Friday
Dancing and rock 'n' roll will hit the stage tonight at the Mitchell Area Community Theatre's production of "Footloose." In a town where dancing...
August 3, 2012 - 7:23am
June 22, 2012
Children's theatre performs 'The Little Mermaid'
Tonight, 38 children will sing, dance and pretend to swim as they tell the story of a young mermaid, Annabelle, who falls in love with a human....
June 22, 2012 - 6:01am
June 6, 2012
ACT tries 'black box theater' to attract younger participants
Mitchell Area Community Theatre is welcoming a new style of theater to attract new, younger actors and directors. Black box theater will make its debut Thursday, June 14, and run through Sunday, June 17, in Mitchell with the first performance "All in the Timing," including six...
June 6, 2012 - 3:51am
May 10, 2012
REVIEW: 'Cabaret' holds surprising performances
Mitchell Area Community Theatre has once again brought a familiar show title to the musical stage, with the production of "Cabaret" by Masteroff,...
May 10, 2012 - 10:59am
April 25, 2012
Agencies work to get kids outside with grant program
PIERRE -- The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department and the state Department of Health recently teamed up in an effort to increase the amount of time children in after-school programs spend outdoors. The two departments recently awarded nature activity totes, filled with...
April 25, 2012 - 7:37am
April 19, 2012
MHS play set for Thursday and Friday
Mitchell High School will present "You Didn't Say It Was Haunted" in the Mitchell High School auditorium at 7:30 p.m. today and Friday. All seats are general admission; adult tickets are $5 and student tickets are $3, available at the door. "You Didn't Say It Was Haunted"...
April 19, 2012 - 7:21am
March 29, 2012
'Damn Yankees' takes stage at DWU through weekend
The devil's ready to strike a deal, and just in time for baseball season. Dakota Wesleyan University's spring musical, "Damn Yankees," opens...
March 29, 2012 - 11:12am