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The man who had people worried about Sept. 23 apocalypse has a new doomsday date
Trump praises 'great anger' after some booed Dallas Cowboys for taking a knee
In newly surfaced Howard Stern interview, Trump joked about giving Princess Diana an HIV test
Man arrested near White House had at least nine firearms in vehicle, D.C. police said
N.Korea moving airplanes, boosting defense after U.S. bomber flight
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
Livestock Forage Program could do more for producers, ranchers say
Yield impact of dicamba injury unknown, label changes possible in SD
Volunteer group hopes to bridge the knowledge gap between growers and consumers
PINKE POST: 3 simple rules to make the most of family meals
Brown County officials reject proposed hog farm expansion
Rolling Thunder: ACDC utilizing quick offense for strong start
Area volleyball roundup: Trojans topple Titans in road win
Blackhawks' Kolousek to speak at Mitchell QB Club
Trojans claim Region 3A title
Kernel boys finish ninth at ESD meet
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
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Laura Jean Haiar
Gertrude "Trude" Morgan
BROST: Add bean dips to your football fare
PARENTING PERSPECTIVES: Our reporter is embedded deep in the War on Bedtime. Here's the latest from the front lines.
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
OPINION: Did No Two Horns make horse effigy?
AstroBob: Wildfire smoke smudges our starry skies
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
Janet Beukelman Mitchell
Betty (Lloyd) Johnson
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
September 10, 2015
Painting lines for lanes in Mitchell
September 10, 2015 - 7:58pm
September 9, 2015
City of Mitchell: Local Road Closings
Starting this morning, the parking lot south of Casey’s at First and Main in Mitchell will be closed for two weeks for reconstruction. For more information, call 995-8465. Starting at 8:30 a.m. today, the intersection of West Seventh Avenue and North Sanborn Boulevard...
September 9, 2015 - 9:37pm