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From sports to spring plays, Mitchell community attends events of all kinds
Students vie for prizes in welding contest
'Sidewalk to nowhere'
Platte's Bentz honored as SD's Doctor of the Year
Missing person located in Minnesota
McDonald's vows 'modern' makeover amid U.S. sales struggle
AgweekTV: Learning about Lamancha goats
Recent rains could improve outlook for Texas cattle herds
Dry winter rolls into spring - 'It's going to get worse'
AgweekTV: Calving season underway with favorable spring weather
SD legislative budget committee adopts revenue estimates
A go-to player in big-game moments
Fitzgerald dominating on mound for DWU baseball
Mitchell youth wrestlers set out for state titles
Vikings, Greenway working to restructure contract
This weekend's sports schedule
Couple wed in November ceremony
Former Stickney woman turns 100
Corsica man celebrates 90th
Stickney man celebrates 85th
Area woman turns 107 years old
Lawrence "Larry" Hauser
Richard J. Doty
Daniel James Nagel, Sr.
Larry G. Cool
Verina E. Tiede
Where's the funding for education, teachers?
God's word is clear and the truth
LETTER: Keystone XL has multiple benefits
Sub-minimum wage bill unfair
Student visits to prisons will help crime problem
Plans to stock Atlantic salmon in Lake Oahe delayed
Rapid City businessman pushes for more Black Hills walleyes
Elk, mountain goat seasons up for debate at GFP meeting
Local Pheasant Forever chapter hosting 30th annual seed giveaway
What's the deal with discounted Rapala fishing lures?
July 17, 2012
South Dakota cowboy poet celebrated
Shebby Lee was only 10 years old when her great-granduncle, "Uncle Charlie," died. That was 55 years ago, but she still remembers him well. Maybe that's because of the many tours she's given at his old cabin in the Black Hills, or because of the writings of his that she...
life / state
July 17, 2012 - 6:44am
July 9, 2012
Gerlach took third in poetry contest
Rebecca Gerlach, Plankinton, a fourth-grader, took third place in this year's POET Tree poetry contest with a poem celebrating gardens and what they provide. Fourth-grade students sent nature-themed poems to POET for the contest, which was organized around POET's tree-planting...
July 9, 2012 - 6:40pm
May 31, 2012
SD beauty on display at Dakota Discovery Museum
Heart of the Prairie, an exhibit featuring the collaborative work of two South Dakota artists, is currently available for viewing at the Dakota...
life / local
May 31, 2012 - 10:22am
September 24, 2011
USD prof professes love, gets sued
A University of South Dakota professor ended up the target of a lawsuit filed last month in Davison County after he published poetry that was...
September 24, 2011 - 8:19am
September 19, 2011
Cowboy poet ropes range humor
Gale Patzlaff doesn't read his poetry, nor does he recite it. Instead, Patzlaff leans into a rhyme, offering up a humorous tale with a...
life / local / entertainment
September 19, 2011 - 6:11am
September 12, 2011
Poetry event set for Saturday at Mitchell museum
The fall regional Poetry for All People reading event will be from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 17, at Dakota Discovery Museum, Mitchell. The event will feature South Dakota poet and writer Linda Hasselstrom presenting on writing, editing and publishing, as well as additional South...
life / local
September 12, 2011 - 1:47pm
August 29, 2011
BOOKS: Emma Dilemma: Children's book uses poetry, storyline to tell tale of two sisters
Kristine O'Connell George's new book, "Emma Dilemma: Big Sister Poems" is an innovative hybrid of story and poetry. At first the poems speak of fond aggravation. When Jessica (the fourth-grade older sister) plays soccer, Emma is in the stands, embarrassing her with a feather boa....
August 29, 2011 - 12:25am
August 22, 2011
SD poetry group sets annual contest
South Dakota State Poetry Society will hold the 36th annual competition with 10 categories and 30 cash prizes from $10 to $50. Categories are: poet's choice, family ancestry, South Dakota women who made a difference, animals, sonnet, 21st century farming, cowboy poetry, discovery,...
life / state
August 22, 2011 - 10:01am
May 23, 2011
Area poets to participate in reading
Local poets will participate in the South Dakota State Poetry Society/Faulk County Historical Society open mike poetry reading event at 1 p.m. June 12 on the lawn of the Pickler Mansion, Faulkton. Area poets participating are Ellen Pudwill and James Van Oort, Mitchell; Kate Schmidt,...
May 23, 2011 - 8:07am
May 29, 2010
Mitchell student's writing recognized at national level
For Mitchell Middle School student Heather Franklin, writing is an escape, a necessity and a talent. "It's cool to know what other people think and what other people are dealing with. It just creates this whole new world for us to go to," she said. Franklin, who has been writing...
May 29, 2010 - 12:00am