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Former police chief found guilty of murder
Avera Queen of Peace Hospital to host advocate for patients with Parkinson's Disease
Woonsocket's Van Dyke Taxidermy hit with layoffs
Two injured after 10- to 12-foot fall at Mitchell Fine Arts Center
DWU recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of best regional colleges
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
Court gives fertilizer dealers a reprieve from policy change
Riders crossing N.D. 'cowboy up' for cancer awareness
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Lemmon couple offer $2,000 reward for info on stolen cattle
Week of Sept. 26 South Dakota Sportswriters Association Polls
Mitchell man aiming for fast draw's Top Gun award
Cubs win Region 3A golf title
Leading the pack: Cougars' Person makes strides in 2016
Area volleyball roundup: Titans sweep Parkston
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Charlotte Ann Foreman
Elton Reinhold Tiede
Julie L. Lang
Raymond Russell Stevens
No room for error in national security strategy
The courts and the (hair) cuts
Why bother now writing a new mission statement?
OUR VIEW: Hisses and Cheers
LETTER: Impaired, polluted waters can be fixed
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
WILTZ: Old bait-casting reels can be pretty darn handy
Former police chief found guilty of murder
June 24, 2015
Celebrating People on the Prairie
The Swenson melon farm and St. Wilfrid Catholic Church, Woonsocket, will be the host locations for the 125th events honoring the role of farming, ranching and agriculture on June 27. This family friendly day will include farm tours and presentations, a petting zoo, a blessing of...
June 24, 2015 - 4:25pm
June 13, 2015
LETTER: Bible shows us Jesus is eternal
To the Editor: The pre-existence of Jesus Christ is explained in many verses in the Bible. Jesus said, "before Abraham was, I am." This means He is eternal. He also prayed to the Father once saying, "And now O Father, glorify me together with yourself, with the glory which I had...
June 13, 2015 - 9:20am
June 6, 2015
LETTER: We must choose God's forgiveness
To the Editor: I'm sure you've heard about Josh Duggar and the mistake he made as a teenager. Galatians 6:1, "Brethren, if a man be overtaken in a fault, you which are spiritual, restore such a one in the spirit of meekness; considering yourself, lest you also be tempted." We are...
June 6, 2015 - 10:24am
May 29, 2015
Mitchell Impact Lives food pack wins $5K
Mitchell's Impact Lives food pack is $5,000 closer to making its goal. Deb Weitala, who coordinated this year's Impact Lives food pack April 18 at the Corn Palace, said the event won the $5,000 from Navigant after a volunteer-nominated charity voting contest. More than 1,000 people...
May 29, 2015 - 4:30pm
May 28, 2015
Chamberlain, Platte men two of six to be ordained deacons
Five men will be ordained permanent deacons for the Catholic Diocese of Sioux Falls at 11 a.m. today in the Cathedral of St. Joseph, Sioux Falls. In addition, Bishop Paul Swain will ordain Barry Reuwsaat as a transitional deacon. Reuwsaat will continue his seminarian studies at...
May 28, 2015 - 10:08am
May 26, 2015
Burian celebrates golden jubilee of priesthood
Msgr. Edward Burian, Hawarden, Iowa, formerly of Kimball, will celebrate his 50th anniversary of the priesthood at an open house on Sunday, May 31, at St. Margaret's Catholic Church, Kimball. The event will begin with mass at 11 a.m., followed by lunch. There will be a program at...
May 26, 2015 - 10:24pm
May 17, 2015
Emmaus Lutheran opens doors to Delmont residents
TRIPP — Amid a chaotic week in Delmont, simply returning to a routine can provide a brief sense of relaxation. After Zion Lutheran Church...
May 17, 2015 - 7:21pm
May 2, 2015
Reminders of God's purpose found in music
Recently, we sang the magnificent hymn, "Be Still, My Soul." The song reminds us that God has a purpose in everything that happens, so much so that even the evil things of life serve His good ends. What's more, it reminds us of the future glories that will swallow up the sorrows of...
May 2, 2015 - 9:17am
May 1, 2015
LETTER: Evolution just another false religion
To the Editor: Evolution offends me because it teaches there is no God.The teaching that we are just an accident from a mud puddle has corrupted the morality of our young people today. The dictionary defines religion as a faith-based worship. This makes evolution a religion itself....
May 1, 2015 - 4:32pm
April 24, 2015
Mitchell Wesleyan Church winds up Global Outreach Festival with speaker
The Rev. Howard Cummings will speak at 8:15 and 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Mitchell Wesleyan Church. Cummings is completing Mitchell Wesleyan's Global Outreach Festival, the annual outward focus for the local church. Cummings and his wife, Margie, left the pastorate to devote full time...
April 24, 2015 - 3:36pm
LifeLight tour visits Mitchell
"It doesn't matter what you've heard, impossible is not a word. It's just a reason for someone not to try." These lyrics are from one of contemporary Christian music's popular songs, "What Faith Can Do," by Kutless, one of the entertainers hitting the stage tonight at the Mitchell...
April 24, 2015 - 12:56pm
April 10, 2015
Run to Jesus, He will welcome you
The young man (seemingly an angel) spoke these words to the women who had come to Jesus' now-empty tomb. "Go tell His disciples and Peter that He is going ahead of you into Galilee, and you will see Him there." (Mark 16:7). Remember, these disciples were the same friends and followers...
April 10, 2015 - 4:56pm
April 8, 2015
First Presbyterian Church of Mitchell welcomes new pastor
First Presbyterian Church of Mitchell welcomed the Rev. Rebecca Gresham-Kesner and her family on March 22. Gresham-Kesner holds a bachelor of arts in religious studies from Montclair State University, Montclair, N.J., a master of divinity from Louisville Theological Presbyterian...
April 8, 2015 - 1:06pm
April 3, 2015
LETTER: Not everyone will enter into Heaven
To the Editor: It's true: "Eye has not seen, nor ear heard, neither have entered into the heart of man, the things which God has prepared for those who love him." I Corinthians 2:09. It's also true that Heaven is a free gift of God, like it says in Romans 6:23, "For the wages of...
April 3, 2015 - 2:06pm
March 28, 2015
God's word is clear and the truth
To the Editor: I was baffled by the cryptic message on the front page of this week's advisor, so I went to my Bible and found that Matthew 7:13-14 reads thus: "Enter through the narrow gate. The gate that leads to damnation is wide, the road is clear, and many choose to travel it....
March 28, 2015 - 9:21am