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Dakota Access security firm operated in ND without license, board says
348th Ave. bridge over I-90 closed after damage from over-height vehicle
Avera facilities to merge in Salem
Aeronautics panel approves grants for variety of airports
A mother's response to the health-care debate: Her 3-year-old son's $231,000 hospital bill
UPS to freeze pensions for 70,000 nonunion workers to cut costs
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
Farm groups applaud withdrawal of WOTUS rule
Dry conditions continue impacting South Dakota farmers
Continued improvements showcased at Sanborn Co. 4-H arena
Dusty wheat fields signal peak for glut
Central SD farmer sees 4-year drought 'rotation'
Brady named NFL's top player in Top 100 poll
Shattuck hits ace at Lakeview
Mitchell 14U boys basketball team takes 2nd
Mitchell's Bergeson advances to nationals in trapshooting
Dimock-Emery blanks Wagner
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
Mary Jane Kiner
Keillor: Partying with the engineers
Parenting Perspectives: A moment in the mind of a mom
OPINION: Infringing on your property rights
OPINION: Lead legislator leads on public notice law
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
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 16, 2015
SD Red Cross volunteers sent to Texas for relief efforts
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Three Red Cross volunteers from South Dakota have been deployed to Texas to assist with disaster relief efforts in response to the devastating floods and severe storms that affected the area last month. The latest volunteer from South Dakota to travel to...
June 16, 2015 - 2:47pm
May 14, 2015
Red Cross opening resource center to help Delmont residents
DELMONT (AP) — The Red Cross is partnering with local disaster relief organizations to open a resource center in Delmont to help those affected by the recent tornado. The humanitarian organization says it will open the Multi-Agency Resource Center at noon on Thursday at the American...
May 14, 2015 - 3:29pm
May 12, 2015
Red Cross moving tornado operations from Tripp to Delmont
DELMONT (AP) — The Red Cross is moving its Delmont tornado relief operations to the town from nearby Tripp. Electricity and water service have been restored in Delmont, so the Red Cross is moving its operations center to New Hope Lutheran Church in Delmont and setting up feeding...
May 12, 2015 - 1:10pm
December 31, 2014
Home fires top list of Red Cross disaster responses
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Red Cross volunteers in South Dakota helped more people affected by home fires than all other disasters combined in 2014. The group provided food, blankets and other services to more than 620 people whose homes were affected by fires throughout the year....
December 31, 2014 - 1:55am
July 23, 2014
MUCH OBLIGED: Thanks to all for tornado help
I want to thank the individuals, organizations and businesses that donated in countless ways after the June 18 tornado in Wessington Springs. I would like to give a special thanks to the Salvation Army in Mitchell and Huron for donating many of the meals that were served in our facility....
July 23, 2014 - 9:12am
July 21, 2014
OPINION: Times of trial show strength of SD's people
Within minutes of tornadoes devastating parts of Wessington Springs and surrounding areas, the American Red Cross in Mitchell received a call to respond to the disaster and offer assistance. We arrived shortly after the storm hit and were there for the next 10 days.
July 21, 2014 - 9:13pm
March 23, 2014
LETTER: Remember Red Cross Month during March
To the Editor: It’s Red Cross Month, and we would like to recognize our Everyday Heroes who reach out to help their neighbors when they are in need. These Everyday Heroes are our volunteers who help disaster victims get on the road to recovery. They give blood to help...
March 23, 2014 - 9:03pm
March 28, 2013
Standing Rock tribe, American Red Cross to work together
FORT YATES, N.D. (AP) -- The American Red Cross and the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe are signing an agreement Thursday that will allow the relief organization to prepare for and respond to future disasters on the reservation. The memorandum of understanding will be the first between...
March 28, 2013 - 11:26am
Toshiba sets up fund to assist devastated Japan
Toshiba's roots may be in Japan, but Toshiba America Business Solutions Inc.
March 28, 2011 - 5:49pm
December 29, 2010
Longtime local Red Cross officials leave organization
Two Mitchell women with a total of nearly two decades of American Red Cross experience are leaving the organization next month. Jackie Horton, executive director of the Dakota Plains Chapter of the American Red Cross, and Cindi Dixon, Dakota Plains board chairwoman, have both...
December 29, 2010 - 8:24am
January 22, 2010
Mitchell church undertakes drive to provide aid to earthquake victims
A local church is organizing a relief effort for Church World Service to provide hygiene and baby kits to Haitian earthquake victims. Doug...
January 22, 2010 - 4:14am
January 18, 2010
Calls pour in to local Red Cross
The Haiti earthquake that killed thousands on Tuesday has local Red Cross workers fielding calls in numbers that haven't been seen since Hurricane Katrina. "The phone rings nonstop," said Jackie Horton, executive director for the Dakota Plains chapter of the American Red Cro...
January 18, 2010 - 8:01am
January 5, 2010
Third area home fire occurs within a week, Red Cross seeks help
The third area house fire in a week has drained the disaster services fund for the local Red Cross chapter, prompting its director to issue an...
January 5, 2010 - 7:58am