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Targeting deals for the trophy room
South Dakota nonprofit to build housing for ex-convicts
Man's body pulled from Big Sioux River in South Dakota park
School board to consider new bus company
2 men plead guilty to manslaughter in Rapid City stabbing
Could Apple buy Disney? Wall Street revives rumor of potential mega-deal
Caribou Coffee-owner JAB Holdings to buy bakery chain Panera Bread in biggest-ever U.S. restaurant deal
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
AgweekTV: Every day is Earth Day for farmers
94th Little 'I' Celebrates Tradition and New Events
Tracking soil temperature an important step before planting, experts say
Dry straw the most important tool for healthy calves
KIRK: 'Gettin' a cow in' provides frustrations, yet good stories to share
Moke strikes out 16 in Honker victory
Finalists named for Miss, Mr. Basketball
Chappell birdies final hole to take Texas Open
Nelson relishes quarterback competition
Cougars cruise in home golf meet
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
Harold Theodore Tiede
Jay D. Mudder
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
THUNE: A moment worth the wait
ROUNDS: Undoing the Obama legacy of ‘government knows best’
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
LETTER: A look at recent changes
Wiltz: How big is too big for a bobcat?
Trespassing or not? State's attorneys weigh in on non-meandered waters
Wiltz: Taking wildlife inventory after another SD winter
Seed day popular again for Pheasant Country chapter
Governor’s office: Study best approach for non-meandered water issue
John and Shirley Kangas
Elwin and Rosalie Hohn
Jeanne (Callies) Lindell
October 14, 2015
High school senior creates yellow ribbons, raises $3K for National Guard detachment deployed to Kuwait
CORSICA—This summer, 162 South Dakota servicemen and servicewomen deployed to Kuwait. Of the 162, Carson Kostal, a Corsica-Stickney...
October 14, 2015 - 11:04am
October 12, 2015
New rules and regulations to affect Post 18 Cemetery
New rules and regulations governing military burials and headstones in Post 18 Cemetery in Mitchell have been issued. Veterans markers will be an upright marble headstone furnished by the United States government at no cost upon application if federal requirements are met. The...
October 12, 2015 - 11:10pm
Springfield Veterans Memorial Dedication set
SPRINGFIELD -- Dedication of the Springfield Veterans Memorial will be held at 2 p.m. on Oct. 25 at the site at the memorial in Terrace Park, Springfield. The memorial committee and community have worked the past five years to raise funds to erect the memorial i Terrace Park overlooking...
October 12, 2015 - 7:41pm
October 8, 2015
Veteran transportation program gets a new ride
Davison County veterans have a new set of wheels. The Disabled American Veterans Van Transportation Program has phased out its old vehicle in favor of a new van to offer local veterans rides from Davison County to the Sioux Falls Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Sioux Falls. Mitchell...
October 8, 2015 - 8:26am
September 27, 2015
USDA, Department of Defense announce ag education effort
WASHINGTON -- Agriculture Deputy Secretary Krysta Harden and Dr. Susan Kelly, director of the Department of Defense's Transition to Veterans Program Office, announced on Sept. 14 the integration of agriculture into the career training and counseling programs Service members receive...
September 27, 2015 - 11:18am
September 14, 2015
VA town hall in Mitchell
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Dakotas Regional Office and Sioux Falls Health Care System are hosting a town hall for Veterans, family members, Veterans Service Organization representatives, and the public to provide feedback and recommendations about VA operations and VA...
September 14, 2015 - 8:11am
September 9, 2015
VFW Auxiliary holds meeting Sept. 1
The Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary met Sept. 1 at the post home. Carol Schoenfelder presided. District 7 President Leanne Payne was our guest. Roll call, opening prayer and flag salute opened the meeting. Secretary Margaret Weiland read the minutes from the previous meeting....
September 9, 2015 - 9:20pm
September 5, 2015
Wagner woman leans on faith during husband’s deployment, writes book to support others
WAGNER — Jody Kotab knew what the families of the 155th Engineer Company were feeling on Aug.
September 5, 2015 - 10:16am
August 31, 2015
Korean War vets might qualify for Ambassador Peace Medal
Veterans who served in the Korean Theater of War from June 25, 1950, through Oct. 25, 1954, may be eligible for the Ambassador Peace Medal.
August 31, 2015 - 4:55pm
SD School of Mines honored for being veteran-friendly
RAPID CITY (AP) — U.S. Veterans Magazine has named the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology as one of the country's top veteran-friendly...
August 31, 2015 - 12:57pm
August 13, 2015
Veteran benefit meeting set for Friday
The Davison County Veterans Service Office is hosting a veterans benefit event on Friday at the Davison County Fairgrounds in Mitchell. The event will include representatives from various state offices and agencies that will be able to provide information regarding the G.I. Bill,...
August 13, 2015 - 10:03am
August 2, 2015
VA: Files containing personal information thrown in trash
RAPID CITY (AP) — Officials with the Department of Veterans Affairs in the Black Hills said this week they're taking steps to notify veterans affected by an information breach caused by an employee who accidently threw away personnel files on its Hot Springs campus. VA officials...
August 2, 2015 - 9:14pm
July 21, 2015
County hears six recommendations on road study
Six recommendations have been made for Davison County and its transportation network, as a study of the county's roads and bridges comes to a close. During a presentation Tuesday the Davison County Commission's regular meeting at the Davison County North Offices in Mitchell, the...
July 21, 2015 - 6:32pm
July 17, 2015
60 years later, WWI vet to receive correct headstone in Mitchell
A World War I veteran from Texas is finally receiving the proper recognition for his service thanks to persistence. But it's arriving 60 years...
July 17, 2015 - 9:25am
July 1, 2015
Taking the D out of PTSD
WASHINGTON — There's been a subtle shift in the way politicians and advocates talk about veterans struggling with postwar mental illness. The change has been adopted by former president George W. Bush and President Obama, and it appeared, apparently for the first time, in congressional...
July 1, 2015 - 10:44am