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A jogger accidentally crossed into the US from Canada and was detained for two weeks
Why a small-town restaurant owner asked Sarah Huckabee Sanders to leave
Katie Arrington, GOP lawmaker who defeated Sanford, seriously injured in car accident
AgweekTV: Trade War Escalates
More Mitchell School District employees could get state retirement
Breaking down the myths of phone repair and battery life
Molson Coors latest beermaker to consider adding buds to suds
Online retailer denying orders from SD after ruling; CEO unsure of other states
Decision makes 'level playing field' for small businesses
Branding, ‘a neat tradition’: Mathews-Allen Ranch near Draper works 1,200 calves in two days
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Trade War Escalates
House passes its version of farm bill on tight vote
Farmers, farmworkers openly diverge on immigration crisis
'Ideal shape for a great winter wheat crop'
Trump promises to improve American economy at Duluth meeting with miners
Rapids edge Loons with goal deep in stoppage time
Beltre, Chirinos pace Rangers past Twins
WORLD CUP ROUNDUP: Mexico closes in on next round, Germany stays alive
Ervin Santana's 'rough journey' continues to drag on following surgery
Parkston's Van Laecken honored by national induction
Cindi D. Mulder
Audrey Jane (Bosworth) Sonne
LETTER: SD opens arms to drinking
WOSTER: Considering cleanliness and creativity
LETTER: Noem isn't governor material
LETTER: NAFTA died ugly death it deserved
Silent auction opens gateway for giving
Becoming dog -- a work in progress
Ominous warning came days before Florida woman was killed by a 12-foot alligator
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
ATV group celebrates birthday of leader, 92, with 50-mile ride
Callin' all catfish: James River study puts reward tags on whisker-faced creatures
Lowell and Carole Funk
Rolf & Marjean Hope
Dolores (Lori) Kelsey
April 13, 2018
Armour student prepares to take over Prairie Readers
ARMOUR — A local student is taking a popular reading competition into her own hands as she prepares to become the first student to lead...
April 13, 2018 - 9:47am
March 3, 2018
A bankshot into more books
A new reading program at Longfellow Elementary is a slam dunk. On Thursday, students began "Reading Madness," aptly named after the famous March...
March 3, 2018 - 9:00am
January 26, 2018
Reading to success: Chamberlain school implements new reading program
CHAMBERLAIN — The Chamberlain School District is pulling out all the stops to ensure its students are robust readers. In August, the Chamberlain...
January 26, 2018 - 6:26am
November 11, 2017
Instilling a love of reading
Crouched on the floor of the Mitchell Public Library, Sharon Thorsen read aloud a Clifford book to her 4-year-old daughter Hanna. Moments before,...
November 11, 2017 - 9:00am
November 4, 2017
Chamberlain using individualized learning to enhance elementary reading
CHAMBERLAIN — In the Chamberlain School District, individualized learning is nothing new. But for second-grade students, this year's reading...
November 4, 2017 - 9:15am
September 27, 2017
WOSTER: The beauty of books
When I was young and reading books as fast as I could grab them from the library shelves, I'd have thought my life complete had I sat with a...
September 27, 2017 - 10:00am
July 19, 2017
Two new Harry Potter books to be released in October
The Hogwarts universe is set to expand by an additional two new Harry Potter books, published in conjunction with a British Library event, in...
July 19, 2017 - 1:50pm
July 17, 2017
Why this superintendent is banning homework - and asking kids to read instead
Elementary school students in one Florida school district are going to find a welcome new - but controversial - policy when they return to school...
July 17, 2017 - 2:27pm
June 6, 2017
Longtime Mitchell children's librarian retires after 26 years
Lori Wagner has read "The Baby Beebee Bird" so many times, she nearly has it memorized. She'll even add in a puppet show while reading the children's...
June 6, 2017 - 7:16am
November 25, 2016
MHS student builds Mitchell's first Little Free Library
Take a book, leave a book. That's the idea behind Mitchell's first Little Free Library that now sits at Hitchcock Park. The Little Free Library...
November 25, 2016 - 2:12pm
September 10, 2016
Screen or paper, reading is reading
In my school days, if a kid finished an assignment ahead of the other kids, a number of teachers would let that student spend the free time reading....
September 10, 2016 - 9:45am
December 29, 2015
OPINION: Remembering the simplest thing
Because my parents had a deep appreciation for the power of books and the value of reading, my mom let me join several book-of-the-month clubs...
December 29, 2015 - 4:24pm
September 2, 2015
Youth reading program coming to Cheyenne River
EAGLE BUTTE (AP) — A series of youth reading initiatives will soon kick off at the Cheyenne Indian Reservation thanks to a grant from a national nonprofit. The group Cheyenne River Youth Project has received a $24,000 grant from the Virginia-based Child Fund International to...
September 2, 2015 - 2:46pm
April 27, 2015
GRAVES: Coloring our own decline
Sometime ago, I was flipping channels on the television and came upon a teaser for a new series, "The Last Man on Earth." What a great premise, I thought. Not to mention what a great way to produce a relatively inexpensive television show, since there would be but one cast member. Of...
April 27, 2015 - 5:15pm
May 9, 2014
SD first lady makes 250th stop on reading tour
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's first lady will make her 250th stop on a book tour she began three years ago. Linda Daugaard will read to third-, fourth- and fifth-graders at Beresford Elementary School Friday. She says that reading is important for child development and learning....
May 9, 2014 - 10:12am