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Middle school girls get in the ZONE
Mount Vernon native Alan Greenway dies
MHS Speech and Debate team placings released
Sanborn Central students wins Patriot's Pen contest
Community Calendar for Dec. 23 through Dec. 29
GUEBERT: The elephant in the pantry
COLUMN: Need to look back before continuing forward
Davison County 4-Hers honored at program
Seeds available for educational garden programs
SDCA urges Vilsack to withdraw second beef checkoff proposal
McCardle places first at Warrior Invite
Mitchell gymnastics wins Jill McCormick Invite
Area basketball roundup: Reed Harter leads Colome to victory with 36 points
SDSU survives in OT, tops Utah State 68-65
South Dakota rallies to beat Montana 67-62
Photos from the Oak Ridge Boys' Christmas Tour at the Corn Palace
At the Movies
Mitchell woman celebrates 70th
New books at Mitchell Public Library
Popp birth announcement
Alan C. Greenway
Jeffrey J. Bame
Brian Timothy Hobaugh
Ronald "Ron" Carlson
OUR VIEW: Week in review
LETTER: Remember Jesus is bigger than we are
LETTER: Does 911 service depend on your family?
LETTER: Want a voice? Participate
LETTERS: Christians stand up for what's right
PHOTO: Ice fishing time
SD accepting applications for wildlife grants
14-year-old catches 23-pound northern pike in SD
WILTZ: A Dakota wildlife paradise
Youth hunters have success
December 1, 2014
Chamber announces chance to win $250 in Mitchell Money
For hundreds of years, Santa has sent elves to see if children have been naughty or nice. Now, he has decided to send scouts into businesses. Poppy, the Corn Cob Scout, arrived Thanksgiving Day, according to a press release from the Mitchell Area Chamber of Commerce. "You never...
news / local
December 1, 2014 - 5:49pm
November 25, 2014
HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE: 10 reasons to shop local
• Strengthening the economic base of your community • Supporting community groups • Keeping the community unique • Reducing your environmental impact • Outstanding customer service • Creating good jobs • Investing in your community's future • More...
news / local
November 25, 2014 - 6:37pm
HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE: Buying locally benefits you
In this abundant time in Mitchell, with so much progress and many projects under way, it's worth the reminder that keeping your dollars in Mitchell means they come back to you. How? Here's your crash course in hometown economics: With every consumer purchase you make, the...
opinion / columns
November 25, 2014 - 6:36pm
April 10, 2014
Cato Fashions set to open next month
Cato Fashions, a clothing store that primarily sells women's apparel, is set to open a new location next month in Mitchell. The store will be located in the new retail center near East Spruce Street, directly north of Menards, and is scheduled to open May 1, according to Brian...
news / business
April 10, 2014 - 9:58pm
July 29, 2013
ANALYSIS: What Cabela's knows about you
NEW YORK -- Few companies have benefited more from the record number of gun sales in the U.S. than hunting, fishing and outdoor products retailer...
outdoors / life / news / business
July 29, 2013 - 6:29am
June 7, 2013
Picking up the Penneys
J.C. Penney's new home department is like Technicolor Oz plunked down in black-and-white Kansas. Dreamed up by Ron Johnson -- the former...
life / business
June 7, 2013 - 7:52am
January 27, 2013
New fee possible on card purchases
Checked your credit card receipts today? On Sunday, merchants in the United States got the green light to charge customers who use credit cards a "surplus" or "checkout" fee for the convenience of using their cards. But some Mitchell stores aren't in a hurry to add the fee. Up...
news / business
January 27, 2013 - 10:55pm
November 21, 2012
Complaints -- and sales -- rise as Black Friday deals creep into Thanksgiving Thursday
Scene of the attack: Walmart, Mitchell. Victim: Teresa Hartman, 36, of Mount Vernon. Perpetrator: Unidentified elderly woman. Motive: $1.88 towels. Date: Black Friday, 2011. "I had a little old lady jump on top of me and start punching me, all for towels," Hartman recalled recently,...
November 21, 2012 - 7:48am
October 3, 2012
Renovation planned for Sioux Falls' Empire Mall
SIOUX FALLS -- Simon Property Group Inc. announced Tuesday that The Empire Mall in Sioux Falls will be renovated beginning in February. The renovation will include new interior and exterior features such as additional seating, updated restrooms, redesigned mall entrances, landscaping,...
news / state / business
October 3, 2012 - 6:18am
December 30, 2011
SD, ND spared Sears, Kmart closings so far
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- No Sears or Kmart stores in North Dakota or South Dakota is on a list of stores that the company is planning to shut down. Sears Holdings Corp. announced this week it intends to close 100 to 120 stores around the country. On Thursday, the company released...
news / state / business
December 30, 2011 - 10:40am
December 5, 2011
Local stores report brisk start to holiday shopping
The holiday boom has always been the lifeblood of retail businesses and this year appears to be no exception. Taxable sales in the retail trade...
news / business / local
December 5, 2011 - 12:57am