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Mitchell Baseball Turkey Trot fundraiser draws more than 150 racers
TransCanada: Over 24K gallons of oil recovered from spill
3 defendants sentenced for roles in casino blackjack scheme
Governors association backs bid to collect online sales tax
Circuit court from Nov. 21
Minnesota, South Dakota farmers named to soybean board
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
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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
Washington gains ground with win vs. Giants
NFC North is the Vikings' to lose
Wolves still not saving the best for last
Rivers, Chargers gobble up Cowboys 28-6
Unlike teammates, Thielen shrugs off reaching 1,000 receiving yards
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
Roger O. Roth
Ron E. Heiter
Arlene Kostal Fuhrman
DAUGAARD: 138 Thanksgivings ago
WOSTER: Thankful for those who make life easier
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
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
Ron & Kate Aulner
Jack and Lillian Munce
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Darrell Dean Simmons
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