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Graham-Cassidy bill would cut funding to 34 states, report shows
Charge: 'Super-drunk' boyfriend ran from crash that killed St. Thomas student
Central Minnesota lake neighbor fight turns more ugly as judge orders removal of cabin
Manafort offered to give Russian billionaire 'private briefings' on 2016 campaign
Finnish president visiting Minnesota this week
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
Nearly one-third of South Dakota winter wheat crop planted
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
Area growers sound off on Dicamba drift damage
Hope returns in crop forecast
Report: South Dakota corn, soybean crop to decline this year
Policy helps make Jackrabbits-Bison game a sell out
Little Tiger volleyball camp set for Saturday
Catching up with former area athletes: St. Pierre starting for ranked Cougars
Dalvin Cook's no stranger to Tampa Bay Bucs
NCHC enjoying new digs at Xcel Center
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
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Larry R. Reimnitz
Jacob "Jack" Sandness
Donna Leah (Hildebrand) Hoing
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Savory spuds: Homegrown potatoes and fresh thyme combine in rustic side dish
WOSTER: Only one sound like Garth
OUR VIEW: The future of journalism
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
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
June 26, 2015
LETTER: Republicans not fulfilling their promises
To the Editor: On D-Day, Gen. Dwight Eisenhower did not tell his troops that we were going to defeat the National Socialists so that we could cooperate with them. The order Eisenhower gave was to rid the Earth of Hitler, his band of murderous thugs and everything they stood for. In...
June 26, 2015 - 4:04pm