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Herseth Sandlin named president of Augustana University
Mitchell to get 10 inches of snow, more south of Interstate 90
'Friday Night Live' to show off new facility, fundraise for MHS choir department
‘The Cemetery Club’ to bring laughter, tears to ACT this weekend
Steve Rice enters Ward 1 Mitchell council race
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
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
U.S. corn farmers worry as Mexico woos South American suppliers
Official: Cattle prices have stabilized
Bane inks deal with Bismarck Bucks
MLB commissioner: Intentional walk change not enough
Catching up with former area athletes: Mitchell's Lemon earns two all-conference honors
500-year-old elk antler found by Minnesota diver
Tigers end Golden Eagles' campaign in 8B playoffs
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Pauline C. (Rowe) Fogarty
Marvis Jean Godber
Hazel F. Wipf
LETTER: Speaking out against corruption
LETTER: Thune, Rounds in unique position to support ethanol
PIERSON: South Dakota cannot be a one-party rule
OUR VIEW: Criminal justice reforms caused unintentional consequences for local law enforcement
WOSTER: A presidential decision to celebrate birthdays
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Marcella and Elmer Werning
Officers order evacuation of Dakota Access protest camp as dusk approaches
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