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Police: Mount Vernon man raped 7-year-old boy in exchange for video game
School board to hold public budget hearing
Douglas County man charged with eluding, DUI after high-speed chase
Police: Man threatens children with gun in Sioux Falls
Car hits, injures 2 pedestrian in Sioux Falls
CenturyLink is accused of running a Wells Fargo-like scheme
Nestle may sell Butterfinger, BabyRuth as U.S. cuts sweets
Sprint offers one-year free unlimited service aimed at Verizon users
Apple's iPad Pro is closer than ever to replacing your laptop
Look out Alexa: Apple announces 'HomePod,' a smart home audio speaker
2 LSU researchers get nearly $1M to study honeybee stress in SD
South Dakota youth nonprofit to breed cattle with donation
5 questions with ... Tom DePuydt, farmer/rancher, Saco, Mont.
AgweekTV: Drought Troubles
Emergency CRP grazing authorized in the Dakotas and Montana
McCook/Miner wins Lennox tournament
Amateur baseball roundup: Alexandria takes down Parkston
MAC finishes second at Corn Palace Invite
Bulldogs fall to Wildcats
Spieth holes bunker shot to win Travelers in playoff
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Robert "Andy" Anderson, Sr.
OPINION: 'Somebody always needs to be looking'
AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
Forget multi-tasking. Here's how to monotask like a boss
Column: How can we lift the tension between law enforcement and motorists of color?
LETTER: Spending millions on lake fix needs guarantee
Wiltz: Could you have been a good mountain man?
Wiltz: Dealing with out-of-state anglers
Reclaiming habitat for SD's largest fish
Wiltz: With outdoors trips, a Plan B is good
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Bob & Anna Graumann
June 9, 2017
Area women win pool title in Las Vegas
An area foursome recently won the VNEA World Pool Women's 8-Ball Pool Championships in Las Vegas. The team "Silver Dollar Chalk Is Cheap" took home a $4,000 winning prize after emerging from a 32-team double elimination tournament, which began May 31 and concluded June 3. Team members...
June 9, 2017 - 8:54pm
June 2, 2017
Platte residents to get first look at $1.7M pool Sunday
PLATTE — A $1.7 million pool is ready to make a splash in Platte. An open house is slated for Sunday for community members to get a "first...
June 2, 2017 - 4:23pm
May 31, 2017
Armour rallying to rebuild pool following May storm
ARMOUR — Aftereffects of a May 15 storm are still reverberating through the Armour community. The storm, featuring wind gusts between 60...
May 31, 2017 - 3:42pm
May 25, 2017
Mitchell Aquatic Center to open Saturday
Mitchell Aquatic Center will open for the season at 1 p.m. Saturday. If interested in purchasing a pool pass, it will need to be purchased at...
May 25, 2017 - 3:54pm
March 12, 2017
Chamberlain man seeks payment for chlorine exposure at AmericInn
CHAMBERLAIN — A man is seeking payment from a Chamberlain hotel after allegedly becoming sick from the business' pool facility. Brian Ridgway,...
March 12, 2017 - 4:00pm
February 24, 2017
Groundbreaking for Mitchell aquatic center to be held Wednesday
Mitchell’s $8 million aquatic facility will take a major step forward Wednesday. According to the Mitchell Parks and Recreation Department,...
February 24, 2017 - 4:44pm
February 7, 2017
Salem pool renovation pushed back, residents remain optimistic
SALEM — As temperatures dip, Salem residents have their thoughts focused on warmer days when they'll be able to take a dip in the new city...
February 7, 2017 - 5:27pm
January 18, 2017
‘Communication gaps’ lead to pool bid confusion
A breakdown in communication. After comments were made during Tuesday night’s City Council meeting regarding confusion over costs for the...
January 18, 2017 - 5:16pm
January 17, 2017
Mitchell awards indoor pool project bid to Puetz Corp.
Mitchell’s indoor aquatic facility has found its contractor. The Mitchell City Council awarded the bid to Puetz Corporation, which offered...
January 17, 2017 - 8:50pm
September 26, 2016
Platte's new pool beginning to take shape
PLATTE — Less than one week into fall, Platte is already gearing up for next summer. With construction well underway on the city's new,...
September 26, 2016 - 10:02am
May 12, 2016
Mitchell scales back pool plans to fit within budget
The city of Mitchell is working hard to keep its new aquatic center under budget. City Administrator Stephanie Ellwein told the Parks, Recreation & Forestry Committee that the city may have been planned for more family restrooms and seating than necessary at the voter-approved $8.085...
May 12, 2016 - 9:45pm
February 23, 2016
Platte pool project could begin construction this spring
PLATTE—More than $24,000 was raised Saturday for a proposed pool project in Platte, raising the total funding to just under $2 million. At the Platte Area Pool Fundraising Committee's next meeting, a discussion will be held about sending the project to bid. "Our plan is to hopefully...
February 23, 2016 - 5:49pm
December 21, 2015
Pool proposal sees more progress
Mitchell's indoor pool continued its slow and steady climb toward reality at Monday night's council meeting. More than one year since the City Council authorized $25,000 to pay an architect to prepare initial designs for an indoor aquatic facility, the council approved an amendment...
December 21, 2015 - 9:36pm
LETTER: Surprised pool was passed
To the Editor: I was very surprised that the vote went through to build an $8 million swimming pool. Some years ago, there was an indoor pool, but it was cemented up, as it was no longer wanted. After we voted out the previous mayor because of spending, now it appears we have the...
December 21, 2015 - 6:43pm
December 3, 2015
OUR VIEW: Pool should be built
Does Mitchell need an indoor pool? The question has been discussed and debated for months, and the decision will be made Tuesday by Mitchell's voters. The proposed $8 million facility got legs in July 2014, when members of the local swimming club, Mitchell Aquatic Club, presented...
December 3, 2015 - 8:58pm