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County spends $1,500 per year replacing bullet-ridden signs
A virtuous vow: Mitchell nun celebrates 70th year jubilee
Around the Region: Plankinton, Chamberlain & Howard
Aurora Co. Courthouse renovation off to slow start
Divide dahlias in fall for winter storage
Bankers: economy to remain slow in rural parts of 10 states
Community Closet to open in downtown Wagner on Dec. 1
South Dakota corn, soybean, sorghum crops forecast down
5 questions with ... Grady Bakken, farmer, Lignite, N.D.
New York strippers strike: Dancers say nearly-naked 'bottle girls' are grabbing their cash, cite racism
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Presidential Turkeys
Climbing cattle prices: Ag officials happy after 'shockingly low' 2016
AgweekTV wins first place awards from National Association of Farm Broadcasting
Commentary: Farmers' most important trait
Canadian ag's view of NAFTA: Strong support north of border, official says
MCM claims fifth place in Class A volleyball
Hanson holds off Burke/South Central for fifth place
Bulldogs outlast Tiger women
Kernels close season with sweep over O'Gorman
State volleyball roundup: Harrisburg outlasts Watertown to advance to title match
What you need in your winter survival kit
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
LETTER: New ideas for Mitchell's Main Street
LETTER: DC arguments are ridiculous
WOSTER: Enjoy SD's fall landscapes
Commentary: Don't hold your breath for a 'reckoning' on Bill Clinton
I'm a feminist. I study rape culture. And I don't want Al Franken to resign.
Wiltz: Chicken hawks could be affecting pheasant population
Wiltz: A rattlesnake eatin' turkey?
Mitchell VFW Post 2750 hosts ALS trapshoot fundraiser
Wiltz: Does Cabela's still book hunting and fishing trips?
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Ron & Kate Aulner
Jack and Lillian Munce
Kelly Ellston is
Darrell Dean Simmons
November 3, 2017
Sears, Kmart plan to shutter 63 more locations in latest retrenchment
Sears Holdings Corp. will close 63 more Kmart and Sears locations after the holidays, adding to hundreds of stores that have shuttered as part...
November 3, 2017 - 12:48pm
October 19, 2017
Target to remodel more stores as chain seeks edge over Wal-Mart
Target is stepping up its plan to remodel stores, a bid to regain its cachet and fend off incursions by Wal-Mart Stores and Amazon.com. The retailer...
October 19, 2017 - 10:45am
October 4, 2017
Here are the 33 stores that will be closed on Thanksgiving day in 2017
A large number of retail stores will not be participating in one of the year's most lucrative sales days of the year: Thanksgiving day.
October 4, 2017 - 3:14pm
October 3, 2017
The era of holiday deals is dead, and so is Black Friday
It turns out we're not so slowly killing Black Friday. Fewer Americans plan to shop on Black Friday this year than in previous years, as consumers...
October 3, 2017 - 3:57pm
August 23, 2017
Small town Minn. grocery store shares tips on how to remain viable
BIRD ISLAND, Minn. — Rural grocery stores do not have to go the way of the iconic red barn and disappear one by one from the Main Streets...
August 23, 2017 - 8:40pm
July 13, 2017
Shopping habits are hurting American jobs, especially today
More and more Americans are embracing a trend that labor groups have come to fear: We are shopping online now about as often as we take out the...
July 13, 2017 - 8:55am
June 8, 2017
Maurices parent company posts big loss, announces store closures
Ascena Retail Group, the parent company of Duluth-based Maurices, has reported a $1 billion quarterly loss tied to a massive write-down and a...
June 8, 2017 - 8:22pm
May 15, 2017
Workers say Wal-Mart discriminated against thousands of pregnant women
Two former Wal-Mart Stores Inc employees have filed a lawsuit accusing the retailer of treating thousands of pregnant workers as “second-class...
May 15, 2017 - 1:24pm
May 9, 2017
Amazon cuts free shipping minimum to $25
Amazon.com Inc said on Tuesday, May 9, it cut the threshold for free shipping to $25 from $35, upping the ante against Wal-Mart Stores Inc in...
May 9, 2017 - 1:26pm
May 8, 2017
The long, hard, unprecedented fall of Sears
In 1989, Sears Roebuck & Co. ruled America as its biggest retailer. It loomed over rivals from a perch high above Chicago, inside what was...
May 8, 2017 - 4:13pm
April 21, 2017
With big box closures planned, Main Street positioned for success
One person's loss could be another's opportunity. With rue21, JCPenney and Kmart announcing closures in Mitchell in the last year, the regional...
April 21, 2017 - 5:00pm
April 5, 2017
Payless to close 400 stores, including in Moorhead, after filing for bankruptcy protection
Discount footwear retailer Payless ShoeSource said it had filed for Chapter 11 protection on Tuesday, April 4, with a plan to restructure debt...
April 5, 2017 - 11:30am
April 4, 2017
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
Staples Inc, the largest U.S. office supplies retailer, is considering selling itself, and is in talks with private-equity bidders, a source...
April 4, 2017 - 10:14am
April 3, 2017
Gordmans will stay open in four ND cities, close in five Minn. locations
FARGO—Gordmans will keep its store in Fargo and in three other cities in North Dakota while closing five locations in Minnesota, according...
April 3, 2017 - 5:31pm
March 27, 2017
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
As the weather heats up, so will the grills, and beef prices continue to fall. The average retail price for beef nationwide fell more than 9...
March 27, 2017 - 5:15pm