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Dak-12 to DWU: Tigers continue Dakota-XII recruiting pipeline
South Carolina defeats Florida for first Final Four berth
Athanasiou converts in OT as Red Wings nip Wild
Class A boys sweep Class AA, B
Berrios proud to have played for Puerto Rico, even if it means starting season in minors
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
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Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Curtis and Linda Mueller
June 24, 2015
184-foot-long trailer test drive
June 24, 2015 - 4:32pm
December 1, 2014
Area schools participate in building challenge
Five area schools recently participated in an inaugural building event sponsored by Trail King and toured the company's Mitchell plant to learn more about manufacturing. Participating schools included Montrose, Mitchell Career and Technical Education Academy, Hanson, Armour and Avon,...
December 1, 2014 - 5:05pm
April 12, 2012
Trail King among SD businesses struggling to find workers; low wages a factor
The painter who taught Trail King Industries President Bruce Yakley to wield a spray gun, the welder and the metal worker are all laboring around...
April 12, 2012 - 8:27pm
February 14, 2012
Trail King fire probe continues; leader praises response from those involved
Initial investigations have not provided any insight into what caused a fire to start Friday in one of the Mitchell Trail King plant's dust collecting units outside the main building. According to Bruce Yakley, Trail King Industries president and chief executive officer, an investigative...
February 14, 2012 - 11:05am
February 10, 2012
Firefighters extinguish blaze at Trail King
Mitchell firefighters were called to the south end of the Trail King plant Friday in Mitchell after an employee reported smoke coming from a...
February 10, 2012 - 2:26pm
October 8, 2011
Q&A: New Trail King leader sees growth in future
Though he acknowledged Trail King Industries was "devastated" by the national economic recession, new President Bruce Yakley said this week that...
October 8, 2011 - 8:19am
January 5, 2011
Trail King sold for $40 million, says firm's former owner
The amount of money Mitchell-based Trail King sold for earlier this year has now been revealed. Carlisle Companies Inc. sold Trail King to CC Industries Inc., the holding and management firm of Henry Crown and Company, on Oct.
January 5, 2011 - 3:15pm
October 6, 2010
Employees express optimism about change
It was hard to tell Trail King had changed hands from the mood at the Mitchell manufacturing plant Tuesday. Workers carried on their regular shifts, chatting and laughing with colleagues and going about their daily routines. Managers met in offices, some behind closed doors,...
October 6, 2010 - 8:07am
Trail King sold to Chicago company
One of the largest employers in Mitchell has been sold to a new parent company. Mitchell-based Trail King was sold Monday, the company announced...
October 6, 2010 - 7:50am
June 28, 2010
Trail King unveils new trailer model
A local trailer manufacturer is producing a one-of-a-kind product. Earlier this year, Trail King introduced its new Modular Hydraulic Transport...
June 28, 2010 - 7:49am
May 22, 2010
Building good relationships a priority for company head
The promotion to president of a company usually brings with it excitement, prestige and a little bit of back-slapping. But when North Carolina native Carol Lowe became president of Trail King Industries in November 2008, she entered an economically volatile situation that left 42...
May 22, 2010 - 12:00am
Trail King makes strides toward better times
As sparks shoot in the air nearby, Ed Thompson strolls on a clearly marked walkway past carts holding what will eventually become one of Trail...
May 22, 2010 - 12:00am
May 13, 2010
Trail King 'cautiously' adding employees
In a possible sign of better economic times to come, Trail King, one of the city's largest employers, is hiring workers. The local trailer-manufacturing...
May 13, 2010 - 8:04am
January 8, 2010
Trail King official: Hike in N.D. jobs has 'no implication' on local workforce
The addition of 40 jobs to Trail King's plant in West Fargo has "no implication" for the company's workforce numbers in Mitchell, according to Trail King President Carol Lowe. Lowe confirmed Thursday in an interview with The Daily Republic that the company will add 40 jobs to...
January 8, 2010 - 8:20am
November 23, 2009
Lawsuit against Trail King alleges disability discrimination
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A former employee of Trail King of South Dakota alleges in a lawsuit that he was a victim of disability discrimination when he was fired for promoting his wife's Avon business to co-workers. Gregory Miller's federal court lawsuit against Trail King seeks back...
November 23, 2009 - 10:16am