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Dramatic video shows North Korean soldier making a run for freedom
Hunter in Wisconsin unknowingly shoots, kills rare albino deer
Former SD trooper denied early release from prison
Woman allegedly set Freeman home ablaze because she was 'mad at someone'
Trump offers support for Moore in Alabama Senate race despite misconduct allegations
Fall harvest in South Dakota close to wrapping up
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Too many turkeys means cheaper Thanksgiving as demand stalls
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
Bankers: economy to remain slow in rural parts of 10 states
place a business brief
Meet the Minnesota turkeys raised to meet the President
Climbing cattle prices: Ag officials happy after 'shockingly low' 2016
AgweekTV wins first place awards from National Association of Farm Broadcasting
Commentary: Farmers' most important trait
Canadian ag's view of NAFTA: Strong support north of border, official says
Tigers drop GPAC game in Midland
Michael Jordan turning into Vikings fan
Tiger women trip up Warriors in GPAC win
This is one of the most unbelievable encounters you'll ever see between a hunter and a deer
Langford Area’s Larson commits to DWU
What you need in your winter survival kit
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
Mildred Ann Meagher
Manetta E. Bigge
Manetta E. Bigge
Mildred Ann Meagher
ROUNDS: Remaining thankful
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
Wiltz: Chicken hawks could be affecting pheasant population
Wiltz: A rattlesnake eatin' turkey?
Mitchell VFW Post 2750 hosts ALS trapshoot fundraiser
Wiltz: Does Cabela's still book hunting and fishing trips?
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
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Jack and Lillian Munce
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April 30, 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...
April 30, 2014 - 9:27pm
February 24, 2014
Mitchell Fire Division hits Twitter
Mitchell's fire department is now on Twitter. Assistant Fire Chief Paul Morris said Monday the Mitchell Fire Division will now use the social media site to keep the public more informed about emergencies, happenings at the division and fire safety. Its handle is (at)MitchellFireEMS....
February 24, 2014 - 8:22pm
September 18, 2013
Real you vs. online you: What's the difference?
There's a moment in the "David After Dentist" YouTube video when David, overwhelmed, stares blankly forward and asks, "Is this real life?" and then "Is this going to be forever?" When it comes to the Internet, the answer is: probably, yes. I mention this because of Pax Dickinson,...
September 18, 2013 - 4:43pm
July 30, 2013
OPINION: Escaping digital histories
We just graduated from college. We've got thousands of pictures on Instagram, conversations on Gchat and status updates on Facebook to show for it -- a digital record of that long week, seemingly each fragment of thought and every step of the day we graduated. And we, like many...
July 30, 2013 - 7:56am
July 26, 2013
OUR VIEW: Kudos to MPD for its use of social media
Kudos to the Mitchell Police Division for getting creative to solve a crime that occurred recently on Main Street. After vandals damaged...
July 26, 2013 - 7:34am
July 16, 2013
SD court system launches social media accounts
PIERRE (AP) -- The South Dakota Unified Judicial System is going social. The statewide court system has announced that is has started several social media accounts to make it easier for people to receive updates. The court system is now on Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus and YouTube. State...
July 16, 2013 - 9:09am
February 5, 2013
School janitor posts photos of American flag disrespected, fired
FORT PIERRE (AP) -- A Fort Pierre man says he was fired from his job as a school custodian after posting photos on Facebook showing a crumpled up American flag. Local media report that Cesar Zakahi was fired Monday from his job at Stanley County School District after he posted photos...
February 5, 2013 - 3:55pm
SD candidates take to Twitter to drum up support
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Candidates gracing the South Dakota ballot are taking to the social networking site Twitter to get people pumped up for the polls. Republican Rep. Kristi Noem is among the most prolific Monday, posting web links for polling locations and photos of her working...
November 5, 2012 - 5:38pm
May 16, 2012
WOSTER: Social media confounds old guy
In my latest installment of Old Guys Living with Social Media, I'll share a couple of lessons in how the world has changed for someone who once...
May 16, 2012 - 7:27am
March 27, 2012
WOSTER: Beware of the ambient social networking apps
Today, in my ongoing mission to bring to the less technologically adept segment of society (or folks like me) warnings about the latest changes...
March 27, 2012 - 8:46pm
February 21, 2012
Rapid City-area schools revamp technology policy
RAPID CITY (AP) -- Officials at Rapid City Area Schools are reconsidering a change to the technology policy that would have made it tougher for district staff to contact students through social media, e-mail and text messages. The policy would prohibit staff from "friending"...
February 21, 2012 - 7:47am
August 29, 2011
Law enforcement turning to social media
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - More law enforcement agencies are turning to social media to provide timely information to the public. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety recently used its Facebook page to alert people to a training exercise at the Monticello nuclear power plant. And,...
August 29, 2011 - 11:30am