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Top-ranking Vatican cardinal charged with sex offenses in Australia
Two Yellowstone National Park tourists injured by bison
Andes Central breaks ground on $13M expansion
Authorities: Chamberlain man received 20K illegal pills through mail
Sioux Falls mayor slashes funding in 5-year capital plan
UPS to freeze pensions for 70,000 nonunion workers to cut costs
CenturyLink is accused of running a Wells Fargo-like scheme
Nestle may sell Butterfinger, BabyRuth as U.S. cuts sweets
Sprint offers one-year free unlimited service aimed at Verizon users
Apple's iPad Pro is closer than ever to replacing your laptop
Farm groups applaud withdrawal of WOTUS rule
Dry conditions continue impacting South Dakota farmers
Continued improvements showcased at Sanborn Co. 4-H arena
Dusty wheat fields signal peak for glut
Central SD farmer sees 4-year drought 'rotation'
Area baseball roundup: Salem picks up Cornbelt League win
Players buying in on Kernel basketball rebuild
Small College Basketball Hall of Fame to induct Don Meyer
Post 18 piles up the hits, downs Sioux Falls West 11-2
FCA football camp in Mitchell July 12
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Leona "Onie" Kost
Joyce Carol Fredrikson
Hoops on Hops: How and why glassware adds to your enjoyment of beer
All-American fun: Patriotic playdough is an easy DIY for summer
OPINION: A teen's summertime rite of passage
Keillor: Partying with the engineers
Parenting Perspectives: A moment in the mind of a mom
Wiltz: The need-to-know on SD's deer seasons
Wiltz: Could you have been a good mountain man?
Wiltz: Dealing with out-of-state anglers
Reclaiming habitat for SD's largest fish
Wiltz: With outdoors trips, a Plan B is good
Bob & Anna Graumann
March 1, 2017
Trump softens immigration stance, takes measured tone in speech
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump told Congress on Tuesday he was open to immigration reform, shifting from his harsh rhetoric on illegal immigration...
March 1, 2017 - 6:19am
February 28, 2017
25 teams, 191 students ready for state speech, debate tournament in Mitchell
Mitchell will soon be overrun with the state's best debaters. Starting Friday, the South Dakota State Speech and Debate Tournament will be underway...
February 28, 2017 - 8:09pm
February 21, 2017
Two MHS students qualify for national debate tournament
WATERTOWN — Two Mitchell High School students just booked a trip to Birmingham, Alabama. Raina Grimsley and Madison Hetland placed in the...
February 21, 2017 - 5:10pm
MHS speech and debate team committed to excellence
A few canceled tournaments won't stop the Mitchell High School speech and debate team. The team's most recent tournament was scheduled for this...
December 21, 2016 - 5:56pm
June 20, 2016
Mitchell Speech and Debate take on nationals in Salt Lake City
Raina Grimsley and Ryan Solberg can now add debating the pros and cons of a one-day presidential primary to their list of high school accomplishments....
June 20, 2016 - 5:34pm
March 7, 2016
MHS senior wins event at state tournament
The Mitchell High School Speech and Debate team had a strong showing at the state tournament over the weekend, with two competitors bringing home first-place honors in their respective events.
March 7, 2016 - 10:11am
February 29, 2016
Three MHS students qualify for national debate tournament
BROOKINGS — Three Mitchell High School students qualified to compete in a national debate tournament through a qualification tournament on Friday and Saturday in Brookings, according to Mitchell High School Debate Coach Ron Grimsley. The team of Ryan Solberg and Raina Grimsley...
February 29, 2016 - 11:20am
November 23, 2015
McGovern Speech and Debate Tournament results
Following is a list of top placers in the 24th annual McGovern Speech and Debate tournament held on Saturday and Sunday at Mitchell High School. More than 400 entrants competed. Listed are each event’s winners and Mitchell High School placers. Speech events Readers Theater:...
November 23, 2015 - 10:11am
May 8, 2015
Obama says he’s inspired by S.D. graduates
WATERTOWN — It’s all about family. That’s what President Barack Obama emphasized makes America strong when he spoke on Friday during...
May 8, 2015 - 8:16pm
April 30, 2015
Obama visit means long hours for Watertown college planner
PIERRE (AP) — President Barack Obama's scheduled visit to South Dakota May 8 is historic for one rather trivial reason. Obama will do...
April 30, 2015 - 2:15pm
March 10, 2015
MHS student wins 1st at state speech, debate tournament
Let the streak continue. Mitchell High School junior Ryan Solberg won first place in domestic extemporaneous speaking at the South Dakota...
March 10, 2015 - 10:51am
February 24, 2015
Mitchell qualifies two to nationals
Carrying on a proud school tradition in speech and debate, two Mitchell high school students have earned a trip to nationals. Junior Ryan Solberg and sophomore Raina Grimsley each finished in first place in their respective events at the district qualifying tournament held Feb. 20-21...
February 24, 2015 - 8:05am
Mitchell places seventh in McGovern tournament
The state’s best speakers and orators competed in Mitchell over the weekend, as the 23rd George McGovern Forensics Tournament took place Friday...
November 24, 2014 - 7:39am
November 20, 2014
Annual McGovern tournament this weekend
Twenty-four schools and hundreds of students are coming to the 23rd Annual George McGovern Forensics Tournament this weekend in Mitchell. The event, a speech and debate competition, is free and open to the public. Mitchell debate coach Ron Grimsley said there will be 404 students...
November 20, 2014 - 5:42pm
March 13, 2014
Mitchell Optimist Club’s speech contest set March 29 at MHS
The Mitchell Area Optimist Club will hold its local oratorical contest at 9:30 a.m. on March 29 at Mitchell High School. This year’s theme is “How My Passions Impact the World.” Students’ speeches will be judged based on content and presentation to determine the top...
March 13, 2014 - 9:16pm