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Mitchell robbery suspect arrested in Iowa
'Golden State Killer' suspect, a former police officer, arrested after DNA match, officials say
After tie, Van Metre wins draw for Burke council seat
VA nominee faces explosive new allegations of drinking, wrecking government vehicle
Work to begin on Highway 37 north of Mitchell
Ben Carson proposes raising rent for low-income Americans receiving federal housing subsidies
Want to work for Ikea? Your next interview could be conducted by Russian robot.
Subway plans 500 U.S. store closings amid global growth
The new Gmail sends self-destructing emails - and nudges you to reply to mom
Arnold honored by CDC as childhood immunization champion
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Corn farmers may be eligible for Syngenta settlement
Acreage may be dictated by weather, not economics
Beets return to prominence: American Crystal Sugar share values show strength
ND school unveils $450,000 ag expansion
Wiltz: Snow geese hunters on a mission
DWU softball earns home sweep over Hastings
Parkston girls golf team takes fifth at Dakota Valley Invite
Audio tape details NFL's concern over Trump's anthem jabs
Basketball commission suggests NCAA ban cheaters, end one-and-done
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Violet Mae Freidel
Violet Mae Freidel
Dale Lewis Thompson
Donna M. Cuka
Noem: Keeping Washington out of South Dakota
On Farm Bill, might over right
OPINION: Friendships that pick up where they left off
OPINION: Potter's Sasquatch book brings originality
Daugaard: Celebrating South Dakota's conservationists
Wiltz: Snow geese hunters on a mission
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Wiltz: What's the best way to feed dogs?
Tom and Sherri
Donna Johnson 85th birthday
July 7, 2017
FOMO: What we're missing when we're worrying about missing out
FARGO — Phone in hand, we scroll through our social media feeds to find 50 things to do this weekend. Frantically, we click "interested"...
July 7, 2017 - 11:14am
June 27, 2017
A man helped a lost toddler find her parents, police say. He was smeared online as a predator
A man trying to help a lost toddler find her parents was misidentified as a kidnapper on social media over the weekend, according to police in...
June 27, 2017 - 8:21am
May 25, 2017
Playboy model sentenced for posting photo of unsuspecting nude
LOS ANGELES - Dani Mathers, the 2015 Playboy Playmate of the year, pleaded no contest on Wednesday to a criminal charge of invasion of privacy...
May 25, 2017 - 10:15am
March 21, 2017
Twitter suspends more than 636,000 accounts to tackle extremism
Twitter Inc said on Tuesday, March 21, it had suspended more than half a million accounts since the middle of 2015 as the company steps up efforts...
March 21, 2017 - 10:54am
March 20, 2017
Airman saved a tiny girl from Katrina - and inspired her to follow in his footsteps
In a Mississippi community center Saturday night, dozens of teenagers donned dresses and suits for the Bay High School military ball. It's an annual flourish, hosted by the U.S. Air Force's local Junior ROTC chapter, where young cadets from Bay St. Louis gather to celebrate. Among...
March 20, 2017 - 11:24am
February 8, 2017
Facebook creates 'Community Help' feature for disaster assistance
Facebook plans to add a feature on Wednesday, Feb. 8, to make it easier for people affected by disasters to find each other locally to provide...
February 8, 2017 - 8:38am
November 3, 2016
Social media growing faster than traditional lobbying as way to influence Washington
WASHINGTON - Many K Street leaders view social media and digital advocacy, not traditional lobbying, as the fastest-growing segments of the influence industry, according to a recent survey of Washington lobbyists, lawyers, association executives and think tank leaders. When asked...
November 3, 2016 - 3:05pm
October 28, 2016
Remember: Words have power
Before I covered the Jasper Fire west of Custer 16 years ago, I used the word "firestorm'' far too casually. I know I used it a fair amount when...
October 28, 2016 - 5:15pm
October 10, 2016
Trump's body language during debate raises social media eyebrows
NEW YORK—U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump paced, frowned and physically loomed at times over Democratic rival Hillary...
October 10, 2016 - 5:25pm
March 4, 2016
Sioux Falls police beefing up presence on social media
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls police are beefing up their presence on social media. The Argus Leader reports that 12 officers recently completed social media training, and the department has begun regularly posting to Twitter. When new Police Chief Matt Burns began leading the...
March 4, 2016 - 12:34pm
July 9, 2015
OPINION: When bragging is winning
WASHINGTON—"So, Mom," he says. "Did you tweet that you were going on 'Meet the Press'?" No. "Did you tweet that you were going on 'Hardball'?" No. So goes a recent conversation with my adult son, who insists I must be more aggressive about raising my profile, building my...
July 9, 2015 - 2:28pm
December 27, 2014
On social media, trying to discern a rant from an imminent explosion of violence
NEW YORK — The shooting deaths of two New York City police officers Saturday are drawing new attention to the role that social media networks play as a platform for threats of violence, particularly against police and other law enforcement officials. Ismaaiyl Brinsley, the officers'...
December 27, 2014 - 10:53pm
WOSTER: A growing sense of outrage
I can't tell if more people are more outraged by other people more than ever before, or if social media's incredible ease and reach has created...
December 27, 2014 - 6:56pm
November 18, 2014
Activities planned for National Travel & Tourism Week
The Mitchell Convention & Visitors Bureau announced Wednesday several activities happening in town to celebrate the travel and tourism industry and the economic and social contributions it brings to Mitchell. National Travel & Tourism Week runs Saturday through May 11 this year. During...
November 18, 2014 - 8:50pm
Dept. of Ag celebrates SD's 125th with Instagram contest
PIERRE -- Get your ag photos ready. The South Dakota Department of Agriculture will host an Instagram agricultural photo contest to celebrate South Dakota's 125th year of statehood, starting Thursday. "Agriculture has been and remains South Dakota's number one industry," said Secretary...
November 18, 2014 - 1:15pm