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Islamic State claims responsibility for deadly Kabul attack
Aberdeen approves animal carcass composting facility
Game, Fish and Parks: Avoid Big Sioux close to Dell Rapids
Bust still missing from Rapid City Chamber of Commerce
An annual drive to the rodeo
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
An annual drive to the rodeo
High court: Ranchers should collect on storm-drowned cattle
Officials approve egg farm that will use cage-free barns
Celebrating the homesteaders and agricultural heritage of South Dakota
Indian Canyon Fire spares Edgemont but harms ranchers
Class B junior teener roundup: Gregory dominates to reach semifinals
State Legion roundup: Webster upsets Spearfish
Milbank drops Winner/Colome
Amateur baseball roundup: Raptors slam past Mount Vernon in District 5B
Wagner drops slugfest against Tea
Local couple to marry Aug. 5
Mitchell couple's 50th celebrated today
Mitchell woman marks 90th year
77 years marked by Mitchell couple
Wagner man to celebrate 80th
Ileen Ruth Werkmeister
Robert C. Menholt
Bernard Vincent Kayser
'Gotta catch 'em all' is not an excuse for boorish behavior
LETTER: Probe of Clinton's 'misdeeds' unsuccessful
LETTER: While dangers multiply, so do breakthroughs
Breaking barriers to mental health care
OUR VIEW: Oh, that wicked heat
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
WILTZ: Thinking about great whites and a trip to Hilton Head
WILTZ: Catching catfish and old dogs like myself
WILTZ: Dependence on technology has gone too far for this angler
GF&P increasing efforts to band Canada geese
July 16, 2016
Big cities lead SD youth baseball in a new direction
Youth baseball has entered a new era in South Dakota's largest cities. This weekend marks the end of the inaugural season for the younger teams involved with the South Dakota Class A Baseball Program, as the under-9, under-10, under-11 and under-12 divisions are competing in their...
July 16, 2016 - 12:05am
April 21, 2016
Building a better VFW
A new meeting hall and museum in downtown Mitchell is taking shape. In November, Mitchell-based Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2750 embarked on...
April 21, 2016 - 10:03am
November 25, 2015
Mitchell VFW seeking $250K for renovations
A local veterans group is undertaking a massive fundraising effort to renovate their new building. The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2750 in Mitchell is seeking about $253,000 in donations in an attempt to return their post home to its former glory after being forced to move out of...
November 25, 2015 - 2:40pm
August 9, 2015
Area teams finish third at VFW tournaments
Kimball/White Lake and Canova each finished third on Sunday in South Dakota VFW Varsity B and A state tournaments, respectively. Kimball/White Lake topped Platte 7-4 in the third-place game of the Varsity B tournament held in Webster, while Canova beat Volga 4-1 in the Varsity A...
August 9, 2015 - 8:46pm
August 7, 2015
Local teams ready for run at state VFW tournaments
There's more state-tournament action on tap this weekend for VFW baseball around the state as the Varsity A and B classes hold their state tournaments in Humboldt and Webster respectively. Both tournaments start today and feature eight teams and a single-elimination format that wraps...
August 7, 2015 - 10:16am
August 1, 2015
Mitchell White wins VFW state tourney opener
The Mitchell White teener baseball team won its first game on Friday in the South Dakota VFW 13-14 AA Minors state tournament in Sioux Falls. Mitchell...
August 1, 2015 - 12:18am
July 27, 2015
Alexandria VFW finishes second at state
The Alexandria VFW age 13-14 team finished second at the Class B state tournament this past weekend in Baltic after going 2-1. The team beat Garretson 16-8 in the quarterfinals and Colome 9-4 in the semifinals to reach the championship game. In the title contest against Parker,...
July 27, 2015 - 11:52pm
July 20, 2015
Platte-Geddes wins VFW U12 state B title
The Platte-Geddes Maroon VFW U12 baseball team won the state Class B tournament on Sunday in Alexandria. The team, made up of players Myles...
July 20, 2015 - 10:30pm
July 19, 2015
State VFW U10 AA and U12 AA baseball tournaments wrap up in Mitchell
Forty-two teams from across the state, including several from Mitchell, took part in the VFW U10 AA and U12 AA state baseball tournament this...
July 19, 2015 - 11:54pm
July 10, 2015
VFW state tournaments make for big weekend in Mitchell, Alexandria
The Corn Palace Stampede Rodeo won't be the only attraction in Mitchell next weekend. Forty-two VFW youth baseball teams will try for a state championship by competing at tournaments at Cadwell Park on July 18-19. Mitchell will host a Class AA U12 majors and minors state tournament...
July 10, 2015 - 11:52pm
July 5, 2015
LETTER: A less expensive option for the Legion
To the Editor: Your June 16 article regarding the American Legion's naked wall brought up a number of potential remedies ranging from fixing/painting at $13,000 to a mural costing $63,000. A suggestion, if I may? I was recently in Custer when an airbrush artist painted an American...
July 5, 2015 - 11:47am
June 30, 2015
Local VFW commander honored at state convention
After her first year as Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2750 commander, Gloria Hanson, of Mitchell, was named the state's outstanding post commander. Hanson,...
June 30, 2015 - 5:30pm
November 18, 2014
Demolition of old VFW building could be weeks, months away
For months, the old Veterans of Foreign Wars building has sat in a state of disrepair on the corner of First Avenue and Main Street in Mitchell. But according to Mitchell Mayor Ken Tracy, it could be weeks, or even months more, before the building is torn down.
November 18, 2014 - 9:37pm
VFW coming down sooner than expected
Mitchell's old Veterans of Foreign Wars building will be demolished sooner than city officials initially planned. Earlier this week, Mayor Ken Tracy said the city still planned to demolish the VFW building in conjunction with the construction of a new city hall, which isn't expected...
November 18, 2014 - 8:44pm
August 9, 2014
PHOTO: VFW demolition
August 9, 2014 - 7:38am