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22-year-old DWU student enters council race
City offices closed, City Council meeting postponed in observance of Presidents' Day
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
Sweden asks the U.S. to explain Trump comment
SpaceX rocket is launched from historic NASA pad in Florida
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
U.S. corn farmers worry as Mexico woos South American suppliers
Official: Cattle prices have stabilized
Jackrabbit women topple Fort Wayne
Coyote women run past Mavericks
Waddell named Big Ten swimming and diving freshman of the year
Daum scores NCAA season-high 51 points in SDSU win
No. 12 DWU upset by College of Saint Mary
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Robert Fritz Wegehaupt
Mary Jean Nelson
Charyl E. Saunier
Fr. Thomas Ryan
Florence Irene Moke
OPINION: The lost year for economy?
LETTER: SD GOP ignores the will of the people
LETTER: The boondoggle of wind energy
LETTER: Speaking out against corruption
LETTER: Don't elect climate deniers
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Marcella and Elmer Werning
June 22, 2015
Mitchell School District lunch prices could see increase
School lunch costs could go up in the Mitchell School District. In the Mitchell Board of Education meeting agenda, Superintendent Joe Graves recommends a 15-cent increase in student meal prices to combat a drop in school lunch participation rates and the continued rise of food...
June 22, 2015 - 9:33am
June 12, 2015
LETTER: The people are not represented, Part 2
To the Editor: Mel Olson says Jerry Toomey has a fence to mend with the Mitchell City Council. Is that the fence keeping the people out of the city's governmental process? A City Council member sent out an email to a group of Mitchell's elite, including School Board member-elect...
June 12, 2015 - 6:30pm
June 8, 2015
School board to canvass election results
Only one step remains before the winners become official. The Mitchell Board of Education will canvass results from the June 2 school board election during its regular meeting, which starts at 5 p.m.
June 8, 2015 - 8:00am
June 3, 2015
Area school, city election roundup
Breen, Hazuka tie for spot on Lake Andes City Council Challenger Todd Breen and incumbent George Hazuka tied for the open two-year position on the Lake Andes City Council in Ward 3, receiving 19 votes each. City Finance Officer Debbie Houseman was unavailable for comment Tuesday...
June 3, 2015 - 10:14am
Local turnout settles in at 26 percent
About one-fourth of the eligible voters in Tuesday's election cast their ballots in the local races. A total of 2,845—or 26 percent—of...
June 3, 2015 - 8:24am
June 2, 2015
Kenkel tops Sibson, Mah for one-year term on school board
Kevin Kenkel emerged victorious for the lone one-year spot on the Mitchell Board of Education. The 52-year-old Kenkel received 1,302 total...
June 2, 2015 - 10:44pm
June 1, 2015
Decision day arrives in Mitchell
Today Mitchell voters will decide on city and school board elections. A pair of Mitchell city races include a City Council seat and the mayoral...
June 1, 2015 - 9:15pm
May 27, 2015
Musick a good choice for school board
To the Editor: Lacey Musick is an excellent choice for Mitchell's school board. She's both an educator and a parent of school-aged children. This allows her to see issues from both perspectives. Lacey brings positive energy and a fresh outlook to the table. Lacey herself is a product...
May 27, 2015 - 8:32am
May 20, 2015
Public sizes up school board field
Managing taxpayer money, fostering student success and the Mitchell School District's fine arts center project were among the topics discussed...
May 20, 2015 - 3:50pm
Incumbents defeated in Bon Homme elections
In Tuesday's elections for the Bon Homme School District, Teresa Sternhagen and Preston Crissey defeated incumbents Cheryl Ludens and Norman Jelsma for the two school board seats. Sternhagen received 421 of 1,238 total votes and Crissey received 401. Ludens and Jelsma received 219...
May 20, 2015 - 3:49pm
April 15, 2015
Graves: We abided by law on fine arts center project
Mitchell Superintendent Joe Graves said the school district abided by the law in its steps to approving the bid for the fine arts center project. Mitchell resident Steve Sibson, who is running for a seat on the Board of Education, wrote an email to the Mitchell School District on...
April 15, 2015 - 5:57pm
April 13, 2015
School negotiates lower fine arts center price
Mitchell Superintendent Joe Graves is recommending that the Mitchell Board of Education accept bids for the school's proposed fine arts center,...
April 13, 2015 - 1:23pm
March 31, 2015
Petitions filed for city, school races
Tuesday's deadline to submit petitions for spots on the Mitchell City Council and Mitchell School District's Board of Education has passed, and officials said there were no last-minute surprises. For the City Council spots, here are the names that will be on the ballot for the June...
March 31, 2015 - 8:12pm
Volesky, Sibson enter school board race
More competition has joined both school board races in the Mitchell School District, as Mitchell residents Tara Volesky and Steve Sibson have joined the race. Volesky filed her petition for the three-year school board seat Monday, while Sibson is running for a one-year term on the...
March 31, 2015 - 9:49am
March 25, 2015
Mah enters Mitchell school board race
A local woman has joined the race for the Mitchell Board of Education. Twyla Mah, of Mitchell, turned in her school board petition Tuesday for the one-year term, according to Mitchell Superintendent Joe Graves. She will be running against Kevin Kenkel, who has already turned in...
March 25, 2015 - 4:36pm