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AKG recognized for quality coolers
Governmental transparency tops Daugaard’s agenda for final two years in office
Crushed vehicle leads to dismissal of vehicular homicide charge
Senate approves first Cabinet members, Mattis and Kelly
Winner $23 million hospital expansion ready for bid
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
At least one Midwest senator unhappy with Trump's ag secretary pick
USDA nominee has support of SD delegation
SDSU-led cattle seminar stirs up consumer impact ideas
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
Area high school basketball roundup: Black Panthers bounce Scotland
Point guard duo paces DWU women
Lyman wins three duals at the Sioux Valley Quad
Brookings downs Marlin girls
Boys Hanson Classic: Jaguars, Huskies set for tough tests
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Robert "Bob" Ryno
Dwayne D. Scott
Victor L. Sitting Crow
WOSTER: Afraid of the dark
DAUGAARD: Amazon's Big Step In The Right Direction
WEILAND: 'Hoodwinked'? No, this is undoing the will of the voters
OUR VIEW: MBA has big chance to thrive
NOEM: Nothing less than a miracle
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
January 17, 2017
Despite concerns, city of Mitchell keeps recycling service
After nearly two hours worth of discussion Tuesday during its regular meeting, the Mitchell City Council stuck with the recycling company it...
January 17, 2017 - 10:07pm
January 16, 2017
Aquatics facility construction contract award expected
The Mitchell City Council will be met with a full plate of agenda items, but three items stand out above the rest. During Tuesday's council's...
January 16, 2017 - 1:39pm
January 3, 2017
Mitchell contemplates recycling change
The future of Mitchell's recycling service is up in the air. After receiving bids from current recycling collector Dependable Sanitation, of...
January 3, 2017 - 9:32pm
December 26, 2016
Apple's new AirPods might be tough to recycle
SAN FRANCISCO—Apple Inc's new wireless headphones could be a problem for recyclers, according to an electronics firm that took apart the...
December 26, 2016 - 8:00am
June 20, 2016
City of Yankton moving toward single-stream recycling system
YANKTON (AP) — The city of Yankton is moving toward starting a single-stream recycling system in 2017. The Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan reports that the city commission has voted to start the process of budgeting, applying for grants and informing people about a transition...
June 20, 2016 - 11:28am
February 9, 2016
Woonsocket fourth-graders collect, recycle more than 500 pounds of paper
WOONSOCKET—Woonsocket fourth-grade students are getting a lesson in environmental responsibility, and they're doing it in a big way. The...
February 9, 2016 - 7:30pm
October 2, 2015
LETTER: Recycling in Mitchell needs improvement
To the Editor: Is anyone else tired of putting out material for recycling only to have it left behind? It seems that I pay $40 per year to have a few cans and papers hauled away, but the recycler has the luxury of choosing what to take. If that is the case I should be able to choose...
October 2, 2015 - 11:27pm
January 16, 2015
GLAD YOU ASKED: What regulations are there for tossing out batteries?
Q. Where do batteries go if you can't throw them in the garbage? Is there a place for them to be picked up or recycled? A. Lead-acid batteries...
January 16, 2015 - 5:22pm
December 4, 2014
Have an un-trashy Christmas
DES MOINES, Iowa — The end-of-year holidays aren't just a time filled with more cheer, but a time filled with more trash. Leslie Irlbeck, program and outreach manager for Metro Waste Authority, says the best way to cut down on the garbage generated is through what's called...
December 4, 2014 - 5:00pm