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AgweekTV: Ag Tax Reform
Storm sewer problem? Councilman researching areas for Lake Mitchell restoration
Wagner LifeChanger nominee: 'Try to be there' for the kids
Woman arrested after driving into White House barrier was convicted last year of trying to climb fence
Six injured in Friday crash near Alexandria
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
First National Bank to halt production of NRA credit card
Sioux Falls teacher requests special brain cancer treatment
Koch brothers try to kill gas tax hike
Taco Bell overtakes Burger King as 4th-largest U.S. chain
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Ag Tax Reform
State climatologist: 'Prepare for another drought year'
Eager about agriculture
Customers are the 'backbone' of Blue Bird Locker
A fondness for farming
Streak snapped! Mitchell ends 42-game losing streak in home thriller
Area basketball roundup: Freeman girls advance to Round of 16
Chamberlain duo eyeing top finishes
Class B wrestling roundup: Howard second, Winner in third after first day
Havlik, Max advance to semis for Kernels
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
Leo W. Konstanz
Dorothea Dunmire Peterson
LETTER: Assault guns need to go
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
KLUMB: Looking into lunch shaming
HEINERT: Crossover Day approaches
OPINION: Finding the way to college
Wiltz: Give some thought to loading your own ammo
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Mettle to medal: John Henry Krueger perseveres to podium in 1,000 meters
Like many great champions, Mikaela Shiffrin is compelling, and human, in defeat
Pheasant hunters flocking in February? National Pheasant Fest bringing in thousands to SD
September 18, 2017
Special Olympian gets Garth's guitar
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A lucky teenager has a special piece of memorabilia from country music star Garth Brooks' concert in Sioux Falls. Nineteen-year-old Haylie Weber and her mom were in the sixth row for Brooks' Saturday show at the Sanford Premier Center. They held up a sign that...
September 18, 2017 - 11:22am
March 28, 2017
State Special Olympics results
Results of the 2017 Special Olympics South Dakota State Basketball Tournament March 25-26 are as follows. The top four teams of each bracket...
March 28, 2017 - 5:14pm
March 26, 2017
Friendship more important than winning for some Special Olympics athletes
Competition was fierce during the Special Olympics basketball tournament this weekend, but for many athletes, there's something more important...
March 26, 2017 - 2:16pm
March 24, 2017
Mitchell Polar Plunge raises $27K, breaks record with 103 jumpers
With a smile from ear to ear, 11-year-old Matthew Peterson leapt into the icy water. And the smile remained as he left the the water, climbed...
March 24, 2017 - 9:00pm
Special Olympics state basketball returns to Mitchell this weekend
In Mitchell, March Madness will increase a few notches this weekend. Mitchell will host the 2017 South Dakota Special Olympics state basketball tournament Saturday and Sunday, with nearly 800 athletes competing in both individual and team events. There is no cost to attend any of...
March 24, 2017 - 10:10am
March 11, 2017
Bonding over basketball: Special Olympics, DWU basketball partnership a slam dunk
Running first up the court and then back down, the athletes of the Mitchell Area Special Olympics basketball team worked hard Sunday to impress...
March 11, 2017 - 7:30am
February 28, 2016
PHOTOS: Making a splash for Special Olympics
February 28, 2016 - 4:14pm
February 23, 2016
Local man named to Special Olympics South Dakota board of directors
Philip Collins, of Mitchell, was recently named to the board of directors for Special Olympics South Dakota. Collins is a Mitchell native and has lived in Mitchell for a total of 46 years. He has been involved with Special Olympics for 20 years as an official for basketball. His son,...
February 23, 2016 - 10:41am
October 9, 2015
Mitchell to host Special Olympics State Bowling Tournament
Mitchell will host the annual Special Olympics South Dakota Southeast Area Unified Bowling Tournament Oct. 17 at Village Bowl. More than 270 athletes from Brandon, Brookings, Canton, Irene, Mitchell, Sioux Falls and Vermillion are expected during the event, which runs from 9 a.m....
October 9, 2015 - 12:14am
March 1, 2015
Rescheduled Watertown Polar Plunge 1 of several statewide
WATERTOWN (AP) — Some hearty souls in Watertown plan to jump into the water at Stokes-Thomas Lake City Park on Saturday in the Polar Plunge for Special Olympics South Dakota. It was re-scheduled because of frigid temperatures earlier in February. Several South Dakota cities...
March 1, 2015 - 12:20pm
January 26, 2015
Stirling shares story of resilience at DWU
PARKSTON -- Tanner Stirling has a good story, and he got a chance to share it Monday night. More than 75 people gathered inside the Sherman...
January 26, 2015 - 9:04pm
January 20, 2015
Organizers seeking volunteers for Special Olympics tourney
PIERRE (AP) — Organizers of South Dakota's adaptive state basketball tournament are searching for volunteers. The State Basketball Tournament...
January 20, 2015 - 8:32am
August 27, 2014
$1.6M raised for Special Olympics SD expansion
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A fund drive has raised more than $1.6 million to help Special Olympics South Dakota expand its facility in Sioux Falls and introduce a new competition concept. The amount easily surpassed the $1 million goal for the summer drive endorsed by the Sioux Falls...
August 27, 2014 - 10:56pm
April 17, 2014
$1.9M facility for Special Olympics planned in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Special Olympics South Dakota has launched a $1.9 million campaign to raise money for a training facility in Sioux Falls that would give athletes a place to practice without having to compete for gym time with other sports groups. The proposed 16,000-squarefoot...
April 17, 2014 - 1:10pm
March 24, 2014
Mitchell Special Olympics cheer squad takes first
The Mitchell Special Olympics cheerleaders won first place in their division at the Special Olympics South Dakota State Basketball Tournament March 14-15 in Pierre. Cheerleaders included Bryton Cummings, Emilie Cummings, Harley Johnson, Mona Skidmore and Sara Tackett. The coaches...
March 24, 2014 - 11:50pm