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County could pay thousands for pregnant woman to give birth in jail
Early dropouts in GOP presidential race 'more in line' with Sen. Thune
Fifth Avenue and Burr St. intersection closed
Circuit court cases from 7/26
Highway Patrol plans sobriety checkpoints in August
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
Land-locked rancher awarded cash in sale of cattle rival said he owned
Fight over electricity for new grain elevator ends in a compromise
Extreme heat, humidity stress South Dakota crops, livestock
AgweekTV: Growers say wheat will help meet rising world food demand
Deere to lay off 120 employees at Moline factory
Vikings extend contract of head coach Zimmer
USD men's basketball team going on 10-day trip to Spain
Armour rallies for final District 3B state tournament spot
Lakeview women's scramble set for Wednesday
Mitchell's Thill joins junior hockey team
ACT goes under the sea
Local couple to marry Aug. 5
Mitchell couple's 50th celebrated today
Mitchell woman marks 90th year
77 years marked by Mitchell couple
Ima Gene Toland
Jackie (Bowar) Miiller
Paul Frederick Monteil Jr.
OUR VIEW: Kudos to city's mosquito control efforts
Tragedies felt in South Dakota
Beating the S.D. heat; old style vs new style
Achieving regulatory reform and improving chemical safety laws
OPINION: Journalism needs a new generation of young reporters
Archery training in SD schools continues to grow
WILTZ: An ode to Pittsburgh and learning about Lake Erie's walleyes
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
WILTZ: Thinking about great whites and a trip to Hilton Head
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
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
September 2, 2015
Gas line affecting Mount Rushmore Road reconstruction
RAPID CITY (AP) — A project to reconstruct and beatify a Rapid City road considered the gateway to the Black Hills and Mount Rushmore National Memorial is undergoing changes because of a natural gas line. The Rapid City Journal reports the 6-inch line runs the length of Mount...
September 2, 2015 - 1:18pm
August 26, 2015
Area residents sign petition to leave SD Highway 50 as is
TYNDALL—Locals in the Bon Homme County area would like to see State Highway 50 stay just the way it is. More than 500 people signed...
August 26, 2015 - 9:20am
July 22, 2015
Chip-sealing work set for city streets
Due to the chance of rain on Wednesday, the city of Mitchell street department will be chip sealing the following streets today: • 700-900 blocks of West Hanson Avenue; • 1400-1500 blocks of West Hanson Avenue. • 200 block of South Dobson Street. • 200 block of South Anderson...
July 22, 2015 - 2:28pm
July 21, 2015
County hears six recommendations on road study
Six recommendations have been made for Davison County and its transportation network, as a study of the county's roads and bridges comes to a close. During a presentation Tuesday the Davison County Commission's regular meeting at the Davison County North Offices in Mitchell, the...
July 21, 2015 - 6:32pm
July 20, 2015
Commission to get final road report
The Davison County Commission will hear a final report on its transportation study Tuesday, capping a nearly year-long process of assessing the county's network of roads and bridges. The commission will meet in regular session at 9 a.m. Tuesday at the Davison County North Offices...
July 20, 2015 - 8:10am
July 14, 2015
Counties could add many millions in property taxes for roads, bridges
PIERRE—Today is the deadline for county governments throughout South Dakota to decide whether to levy an additional tax on property next year for road and bridge improvements. The provision was part of the sweeping package of tax and fee increases approved by the Legislature...
July 14, 2015 - 5:48pm
Road work on Havens in Mitchell
July 14, 2015 - 4:40pm
June 5, 2015
Study: Big shortfall for Davison Co. roads, bridges
Davison County only has about 40 percent of the funds needed to upgrade its county road and bridge system—at a price tag of $7.6 million...
June 5, 2015 - 8:05am