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ASTRO BOB: Don your spacesuit, we're going for a ride
Renovations on schedule for 2018 archery world championships
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
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
Oshie, Holtby guide Capitals past Wild
Experience will guide Twins as they weigh extensions for budding stars
Vikings' stout defense set to clash with Rams' explosive offense
'Collective effort' and 'no egos' among keys to strong Vikings' offensive line
Dakota Wesleyan men snap skid, down Concordia
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
October 26, 2017
State panel approves winter plan for roads
PIERRE — The state Department of Transportation added three tow-plows for this winter at Yankton, Rapid City and Custer. They make four...
October 26, 2017 - 5:22pm
October 3, 2017
Major road projects near Mount Rushmore close to completion
RAPID CITY (AP) — Crews are close to finishing highway projects to improve the well-traveled byways from Interstate 90 through Rapid City and on to Mount Rushmore National Memorial. Workers are putting the final touches this month on a $32 million project to rebuild Interstate 190,...
October 3, 2017 - 3:00pm
September 12, 2017
Transportation Commission awards contract, despite low bid being high
PIERRE — Six contractors submitted bids to rebuild the State Highway 34 bridge over Chappelle Creek 22 miles east of Pierre in Hughes County....
September 12, 2017 - 12:41pm
May 23, 2017
Report: Poor roads on tribal lands lead to school absences
PHOENIX (AP) — The federal government released a report Monday that casts a critical light on the poor conditions of roads on tribal lands nationwide, highlighting the widespread challenge of getting Native American children to school during bad weather. The General Accounting Office...
May 23, 2017 - 7:54am
March 25, 2017
Roughly $1.9 million collected in 2016 from overloaded truck fines
'Tis the season for spring weight limits on South Dakota roads, but the fines collected from overweight trucks is minimal compared to the cost...
March 25, 2017 - 7:05am
February 14, 2017
Improvement plans set for Red Arrow Road, two Davison Co. bridges
One of Davison County's bumpier roads is about to get an upgrade. Eight miles of 406th Ave., between 257th Street and 265th Street, will be milled...
February 14, 2017 - 4:55pm
No parking on Fifth today
There will be no parking on Fifth Avenue from Main Street to Burr Street starting at 7:30 a.m. today and ending tonight.
October 14, 2016 - 6:59am
October 4, 2016
Davison County reviews future road repair plan
Davison County is cruising along on its five-year road plan. Now in its fourth year of the five-year plan, Highway Superintendent Rusty Weinberg...
October 4, 2016 - 5:15pm
September 27, 2016
Davison County Highway Dept to hold public meeting
The Davison County Highway would like to invite the public to a meeting regarding the revisions of the five-year road plan. The meeting will be held during the Oct. 4 commission meeting at 9:30 a.m. located in the Davison County North Offices.
September 27, 2016 - 4:24pm
August 1, 2016
Chip sealing scheduled for today
The Mitchell Street Department will be chip sealing the following streets beginning at 7:30 a.m. today: 300 block of Reid Avenue; 200-300 blocks of West Cedar; 1000-1200 blocks of West Hanson Avenue; 300 block of West Elm Avenue; 900 to 1100 blocks of South Davison Street; 400-500...
August 1, 2016 - 5:30pm
February 16, 2016
Sioux Falls wants more money for connecting to roads, sewers
SIOUX FALL, S.D. (AP) — Public works officials in Sioux Falls are proposing to more than double what it costs to connect multi-family housing developments to city infrastructure. Officials say the city needs more money from developers to pay for extending roads, sewer and water...
February 16, 2016 - 12:06pm
February 15, 2016
Legislators still jockeying on road and bridge money
PIERRE — A year after the Legislature passed a package of tax and fee increases to pay for highway and bridge improvements at the state, county and city levels, legislators continue to spar in the 2016 session about some of the details for distributing the money. One proposal...
February 15, 2016 - 5:12pm
October 23, 2015
Spruce Street back open after seven month reconstruction
Residents and business owners on West Spruce Street rejoice. The seven-month reconstruction project of West Spruce Street in Mitchell came to a close on Wednesday, leaving behind a freshly paved road and new sidewalk. The $2,686,823.88 project was finished about $100,000 more than...
October 23, 2015 - 10:59am
October 13, 2015
Road work scheduled for Wednesday
North Foster from Eighth Avenue to Shanard Road will be under construction Wednesday. Access will be denied at time to allow 300 degree asphalt surface to cool and set. Construction will be scheduled starting around 8 a.m. If your driveway is on this segment, we recommend you...
October 13, 2015 - 6:26pm
September 11, 2015
DOT: Hay bales in highway ditches after Oct. 1 are illegal
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Department of Transportation is reminding landowners that any hay remaining in highway ditches after Oct. 1 is illegal. The department says it will remove any illegal hay bales remaining in the public right of way starting in October. Anybody...
September 11, 2015 - 1:50pm