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Subsidy cuts could mean 'death spiral' for small airports in upper Midwest
Two injured in separate crashes in Mitchell
Burr Street reconstruction set to start Monday
12 candidates line up for Mitchell City Council seats
Christiansen, Gades run for open school board seat
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
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
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
NDSU researchers eyeball new ways to grow better beef
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
Selland, Sage, Bartscher named to Class B all-state first team
Oropeza lifts DWU to split with Mount Marty
Mitchell starts season strong
With youth, Golden Eagles track looks to excel
ADs to consider basketball, volleyball postseason plans this week
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Beverly Ann LeBeau
OUR VIEW: Overcoming the wallop of construction
WOSTER: Smooth talkin' candidates
THUNE: The Department of Agriculture will be in good hands
DAUGAARD: A chance to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day
IN OTHER WORDS: Legislature wins in battle over IM 22
Wiltz: A fishing trip you might consider passing up
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Curtis and Linda Mueller
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