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From sports to spring plays, Mitchell community attends events of all kinds
Students vie for prizes in welding contest
'Sidewalk to nowhere'
Platte's Bentz honored as SD's Doctor of the Year
Missing person located in Minnesota
McDonald's vows 'modern' makeover amid U.S. sales struggle
AgweekTV: Learning about Lamancha goats
Recent rains could improve outlook for Texas cattle herds
Dry winter rolls into spring - 'It's going to get worse'
AgweekTV: Calving season underway with favorable spring weather
SD legislative budget committee adopts revenue estimates
A go-to player in big-game moments
Fitzgerald dominating on mound for DWU baseball
Mitchell youth wrestlers set out for state titles
Vikings, Greenway working to restructure contract
This weekend's sports schedule
Couple wed in November ceremony
Former Stickney woman turns 100
Corsica man celebrates 90th
Stickney man celebrates 85th
Area woman turns 107 years old
Lawrence "Larry" Hauser
Richard J. Doty
Daniel James Nagel, Sr.
Larry G. Cool
Verina E. Tiede
Where's the funding for education, teachers?
God's word is clear and the truth
LETTER: Keystone XL has multiple benefits
Sub-minimum wage bill unfair
Student visits to prisons will help crime problem
Plans to stock Atlantic salmon in Lake Oahe delayed
Rapid City businessman pushes for more Black Hills walleyes
Elk, mountain goat seasons up for debate at GFP meeting
Local Pheasant Forever chapter hosting 30th annual seed giveaway
What's the deal with discounted Rapala fishing lures?
July 9, 2014
PHOTO: New McDonald's
news / business
July 9, 2014 - 8:02am
May 27, 2014
Mitchell native opens Mixed Restaurant in Brookings
Mixed Restaurant "Mixed" is now open in Brookings in the Village Square Mall Development. Cole Shawd, of Sioux Falls, and Mitchell native, is founder and president of the fast-casual, make-to-order and better-for you restaurant. The Brookings location has a drive-thru service...
news / business
May 27, 2014 - 6:03pm
March 17, 2014
PHOTO: Zesto new location
Zesto moves to new location on First Avenue in Mitchell. (Sean Ryan/Republic)
life / food
March 17, 2014 - 10:58pm
March 10, 2014
Mitchell native expands restaurant chain
A Mitchell native is expanding his restaurant chain to Brookings. Cole Shawd is the creator and founder of Mixed Restaurant, which is promoted as an emerging brand in the fast-casual, made-to-order and better-for-you segment. It will open a Brookings location in May near South Dakota...
news / business
March 10, 2014 - 7:19pm
February 17, 2014
OUR VIEW: Important for restaurant scores to be accessible
A great thing has happened in South Dakota, and one that is benefitting all. Of course, that all depends upon the point of view of the reader, but we understand that some surely will disagree. We're talking about the state's online posting of restaurant scores. Just a few years ago,...
opinion / editorials
February 17, 2014 - 9:46pm
February 14, 2014
Mitchell food-service health inspection scores, 2013
Following are the food-service health inspection scores for establishments in Mitchell in 2013, as listed online by the South Dakota Department of Health. A score of 80 or greater on the 100-point scale is considered acceptable, while anything less than 80 is a failed inspection....
news / local
February 14, 2014 - 9:33pm
Corona Village fails four of five health inspections in '13
One Mitchell restaurant failed more state health inspections last year than all of the city's other licensed food-service establishments combined. Corona Village, a Mexican restaurant at 1101 S. Burr St., failed four out of five health inspections in 2013. According to records from...
news / local
February 14, 2014 - 4:44pm
Mitchell’s Culver’s falls short of top prize
Mitchell’s Culver’s was not selected as the winner of this year’s Culver’s Crew Challenge contest. The Mitchell restaurant’s owner/operator Jason Bradley said Thursday the winner was the Culver’s in Darboy, Wis. As first place winners, the Darboy location will get $50,000,...
news / local
February 14, 2014 - 6:04am
January 28, 2013
OUR VIEW: Posting of restaurant scores a good step
The state Department of Health has made a great stride in the name of public information by placing restaurant inspection scores online. It also is only halfway there. Beginning in 2012, the Department of Health began posting its inspection scores from 2011 and 2012 on the Internet....
opinion / editorials / food
January 28, 2013 - 8:52pm
January 26, 2013
Restaurant inspections revealed
Since early 2011, Mitchell's eateries have passed more than 97 percent of state health inspections. According to public records newly available online through the South Dakota Department of Health, 305 inspections have been performed at 91 licensed food-service establishments...
life / news / food / local
January 26, 2013 - 8:54am
March 24, 2012
ETHNIC EATERIES LISTED
Following is a sampling of ethnic eateries in South Dakota, compiled from a recent South Dakota Magazine article and Daily Republic research. Afghan: Khorasan Kabob House, Sioux Falls Asian: Chae's, Vermillion, Cocoa Palace, Sioux Falls and Rapid City Brazilian: Brazilian...
life / food / state
March 24, 2012 - 8:07am
In meat-and-potatoes country, ethnic eateries thrive
Israel Espinosa can remember watching his mother swiftly and effortlessly pile meat, cheese and other traditional ingredients on top of one another, crafting the perfect taco at their home in Mexico. She'd then sell the food from their home at night. "Every night she'd do that. I...
life / food / local / business
March 24, 2012 - 7:24am
February 21, 2012
Lawmakers ease rules on restaurant wine
PIERRE (AP) -- The South Dakota Legislature has given final approval to a measure easing restrictions on wine in restaurants. The bill would allow people to take their own bottles of wine to restaurants. People also could take an unfinished bottle of wine home with them, as long...
news / state
February 21, 2012 - 10:10pm
Sidewalk alcohol service debated by council; ordinance being drafted
Allowing restaurants the option of serving alcohol on city sidewalks next to their businesses came up for discussion during Monday night's Mitchell City Council meeting at City Hall. The council heard a request from Cornerstone Coffeehouse and Deli, 123 E.
news / local / business
February 21, 2012 - 8:24am
January 27, 2012
SD Senate OKs bill to relax restaurant wine rules
PIERRE -- Customers could take bottles of wine into restaurants that allow the practice, and they could take home their unfinished bottles of...
news / state / food
January 27, 2012 - 11:40am