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Oktoberfest brings German heritage to Menno
Area students place at National FFA Convention
Rounds, Thune won't support lame-duck hearings for SCOTUS nominee
Mitchell kidnapping, robbery suspect arrested in North Dakota
Photos from the Corn Palace Challenge on Saturday night
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
DWU smothers Northwestern
Area Class B runners finish strong at state meet
Kernels, area teams set start times for football playoff openers
Platte-Geddes takes second place at state dance
SD Mines, Dakota State men to scrimmage Sunday in Chamberlain
Parkston man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell man marks 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Joseph J. Turnis
Timothy Edward Cokeley
Floyd "Buddy" Brodkorb
LETTER: John Thune puts party before country
LETTER: Stop harassing road hunters
LETTER: Excited about Amendment V
LETTER: Our nation is turning into a socialistic welfare state
LETTER: Victim’s rights amendment will clog the courts
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
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
March 17, 2015
School board race gains more interest
More applications for the Mitchell Board of Education are being taken out and turned in. Kevin Kenkel returned in a petition for a one-year term Tuesday, Superintendent Joe Graves said. He joins current school board members Lacey Musick and Neil Putnam, who are already on the ballot...
March 17, 2015 - 8:08pm
March 10, 2015
Special school board meeting sets higher fees at MTI
The Mitchell Board of Education held a special meeting to approve an increase in the facilities fee at Mitchell Technical Institute. The $28 fee will increase by $2 effective July 1 and by $5 the following year. A construction boom at South Dakota's technical campuses required an...
March 10, 2015 - 6:41pm
MTI facility fee increase on school board agenda
Mitchell Technical Institute's facility fees could go up, based on a resolution recommended by the state Board of Education. The Mitchell Board of Education will consider today during a special meeting the resolution, which says facility fees for MTI would be $30 per credit hour...
March 10, 2015 - 3:12pm
MTI facility fee increase on school board agenda
Mitchell Technical Institute’s facility fees could go up, based on a resolution recommended by the state Board of Education. The Mitchell Board of Education will consider today during a special meeting the resolution, which says facility fees for MTI would be $30 per credit...
March 10, 2015 - 1:28pm
March 3, 2015
Musick, Putnam officially candidates for school board
Two incumbents on the Mitchell Board of Education are officially candidates for the June school board election. Lacey Musick and Neil Putnam returned their petitions to the district business office Tuesday and have been certified as candidates after having enough valid signatures,...
March 3, 2015 - 6:16pm
February 13, 2015
Vermillion school opt-out of $880,000 won't face public vote
VERMILLION (AP) — Voters will not challenge the Vermillion School District's proposal to continue an opt-out of property tax limits for another five years. The school board last month approved to raise the annual opt-out from $800,000 to $880,000 to avoid budget cuts. The Press...
February 13, 2015 - 2:24pm
January 12, 2015
District approves intent for land transfer
The Mitchell Board of Education has declared intent to transfer land at Gertie Belle Rogers Elementary School to the city of Mitchell in its effort to build a new indoor pool. The vote passed 4-0 to approve the intent to give the land to the city during the school board's regular...
January 12, 2015 - 10:56pm
School board to consider pool land transfer to city
The Mitchell Board of Education will meet today and discuss the transfer of land at Gertie Belle Rogers Elementary School to the city of Mitchell for a new indoor swimming pool. The board will vote to indicate its intent during its meeting today, which starts at 5 p.m. at the Mitchell...
January 12, 2015 - 9:21am
December 9, 2014
Mitchell school board signs off on bid plans for fine arts center
The Mitchell Board of Education gave its OK on Monday to release the bid documents to contractors for the proposed fine arts center and learned...
December 9, 2014 - 9:05am
December 5, 2014
MHS fine arts center remains on schedule
The proposed $13.5 million fine arts center for the Mitchell School District remains on schedule for the district's timeline, as another procedural hurdle approaches on Monday. The Mitchell Board of Education will decide Monday during its regular December meeting at Longfellow...
December 5, 2014 - 5:35pm