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'This is depraved conduct': 'Horriﬁc' conditions in home where siblings were found
House passes stopgap spending bill, but a government shutdown still looms
House approves bill to keep government open as Senate Democrats threaten to block it
'Big three' governor candidates meet at state tourism convention
A suspected serial killer could be behind 9 deaths - including his mother, Phoenix police say
Banker survey suggests economy remains slow in rural areas
Record year for commercial construction in Sioux Falls
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
Oil's sustained rise giving oilfield servicers time to prosper
Amazon narrows field for second headquarters location to 20
place a business brief
Dicamba usage on soybean crops expected to double in 2018
ND senator seeks to correct tax law rewarding farmers who sell to cooperatives
Latest South Dakota crop report shows impact of drought
It's your land, but expect a reaction if you anger other aggies
As issues arise, Hoeven studies co-op tax benefit impact
Area volunteers get Super chance
Area basketball roundup: Pirates edge Thunder
TDA tops Mitchell Christian girls
Nighthawks shoot past Golden Eagles
Alexandria family 'went crazy,' in viral Vikings video
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
Tips to keep trim this holiday season
Harlan Leroy Smith
Violet Viola Smith
James W. Harley
Melinda J. (Schlaht) Kruse
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OUR VIEW: Slow and steady with Northwoods League
Ted Cruz: Time to put Kim Jong Un on his heels
Commentary: Let's stop obsessing over dirty words
Analysis: Unexpected defeat in rural Wis. special election sets off GOP alarm bells
Wiltz: A fun trip to the Virgin Islands
Crappies hit early and often for group on lake near Grand Rapids
Wiltz: Wisconsin deer hunting full of problems
Community pulls for Brule, Wis., musher
Wis. 19-year-old is quickly gaining experience and having success in his trapping
Clarence and Marcella Titze
Card Shower to Celebrate 60 Years
January 25, 2014
Daily life transformed by technological innovations of 1980s
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the first installment in a series of stories about the 1980s in the Mitchell area and the decade’s impact on modern...
January 25, 2014 - 6:43am
January 24, 2014
In Smart21 contest, Mitchell doesn’t hit Top7
TAICHUNG CITY, Taiwan — Mitchell is not one of the Top7 Intelligent Communities of the Year, according to the Intelligent Community Forum, a nonprofit policy research organization. In October, Mitchell was named one of the world’s 21 Smart21 Communities by the ICF for the...
January 24, 2014 - 11:06am
January 20, 2014
What Google’s autocomplete says about your state
By Todd Epp Northern Plains News South Dakota and Iowa want nothing.
January 20, 2014 - 9:43pm
January 14, 2014
Car-remote problem fixed in downtown Mitchell
The mystery of the downtown car-remote dead zone is apparently solved. Tom Glanzer, NorthWestern Energy spokesman, said Tuesday the culprit was “a piece of equipment that remotely turns on and off lights” in a house.
January 14, 2014 - 3:49pm
Want to quit your job? There’s an app for that
By Natasha Baker TORONTO — Thinking about quitting your job?
January 14, 2014 - 6:22am
January 13, 2014
Mount Vernon native on winning DSU team
A Mount Vernon native was a member of the Dakota State University cyber security team that clinched the first-place position in the National Cyber League’s Fall Post Season National Championship Standings. Jeremiah Klumb was on the TrojanHorse eight-student team, which beat out...
January 13, 2014 - 11:25am
January 8, 2014
SD board seeks proposals to modernize 911 system
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota 911 Coordination Board has posted two requests for vendors to submit proposals for providing equipment and services needed to modernize the 911 emergency calling system. One proposal is for statewide emergency services to allow call access, transfers...
January 8, 2014 - 10:15am
January 6, 2014
SD court system moves to electronic filing
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Prosecutors and defense lawyers will be able to submit South Dakota court filings online by the end of January. The move to optional electronic filing in criminal cases will be followed in March by the online filing in civil cases, such as divorces, lawsuits...
January 6, 2014 - 12:20am
January 3, 2014
SDSM&T security center grew out of solar experiment
By Dirk Lammers A new security printing and anti-counterfeiting research program based at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology grew out of an effort to develop next-generation solar cells. Jon Kellar, a professor of materials and metallurgical engineering with the...
January 3, 2014 - 7:56am
December 5, 2013
GUEBERT: Big Ag and Big Data
Big data is really big and Big Ag is investing big bucks in what it sees is the next big thing on your farm or ranch.
December 5, 2013 - 5:44pm
December 2, 2013
Common Core standards bring more tech to younger students
Concerns, research expand with earlier exposure to gadgets.
December 2, 2013 - 7:40pm
November 27, 2013
Bargain hunters seek out Black Friday savings with holiday phone apps
As Black Friday continues to cast its shadow further over Thanksgiving Day — nicknamed “Gray Thursday” — more people are looking for ways to have an edge over fellow shoppers. After eating turkey this Thursday, then hitting the stores later in the day and again Friday,...
November 27, 2013 - 11:55am
November 18, 2013
Libraries’ embrace of e-books is growing
By Carson Walker SIOUX FALLS — With more South Dakotans owning tablets and e-readers, libraries across the state are transforming into resource...
November 18, 2013 - 4:33pm
November 11, 2013
GRAVES: To drone or not to drone?
Some war-time technological advances can have later societal benefits.
November 11, 2013 - 8:58pm
November 7, 2013
Eagle Creek Software considering expansion in Pierre
PIERRE (AP) — Eagle Creek Software Services is considering expanding its presence in South Dakota with a second center in Pierre by the end of the next year. That would mean up to 175 new technology jobs in the capital city. Minnesota-based Eagle Creek already has more than...
November 7, 2013 - 2:23pm