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Texas hospital reaches settlement with nurse infected with Ebola
Tom Hayden, prominent social activist, politician dead at 76
Negative tone of White House race sours young voters
Rock legend Bobby Vee dies
AT&T may keep blue-chip bond ratings despite Moody's cut warning
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
Wagner wins SESD tournament
Mitchell places 11th, 13th at state event
Tigers swept by Hastings
DWU teams blanked by Broncos
Both DWU squads finish 7th in Yankton
Parkston man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell man marks 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Joseph J. Turnis
Timothy Edward Cokeley
Floyd "Buddy" Brodkorb
OPINION: This time for president, none of the above
Trump term-limit plan would be popular here
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: John Thune puts party before country
LETTER: Stop harassing road hunters
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
January 22, 2014
OUR VIEW: About time for VFW to catch a break
The Veterans of Foreign Wars can’t seem to catch a break. The Mitchell organization’s previous building was inadvertently yet seriously...
January 22, 2014 - 7:37am
January 21, 2014
Mitchell VFW confronts another battle
Commander responds to critics of proposed move, says, "Our plan is to be good neighbors."
January 21, 2014 - 4:47pm
January 20, 2014
VFW move hits obstacle
Neighbors complain, council delays liquor-license transfer.
January 20, 2014 - 10:37pm
Mitchell VFW eyes new home
Members support move to 215 N. Main, current home to Prairie Breeze Gallery.
November 20, 2013 - 9:37pm
September 18, 2013
Patriot's Pen and Voice of Democracy contests announced
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2750 and the Auxiliary in Mitchell has announced the 64th Voice of Democracy Scholarship competition and the 19th annual Patriot's Pen Essay competition for this year. Students in grades 9 through 12 can compete at the local level in the Voice of Democracy...
September 18, 2013 - 10:14am
September 17, 2013
Council formally approves VFW purchase
After months of discussion, the Mitchell City Council has authorized the city to purchase the damaged Veteran of Foreign Wars building for $175,000. At a meeting Monday night at City Hall, the council voted 7-1 in favor of a resolution authorizing the city to enter into a purchase...
September 17, 2013 - 7:22am
September 11, 2013
VFW accepts $175K offer from city
Mitchell Veterans of Foreign Wars members have agreed to sell their damaged downtown building to the city for $175,000. Tuesday night, about 30 VFW members met and unanimously voted to approve the sale, according to VFW Post Commander Pat Ziegler. The VFW's current building, located...
September 11, 2013 - 7:12pm
September 3, 2013
$175,000 purchase of VFW building up for approval
The Mitchell City Council will consider buying the damaged Veterans of Foreign Wars building for $175,000 at its meeting tonight. The council meeting is scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 612 N. Main St. The meeting is being held Tuesday instead...
September 3, 2013 - 6:42am
August 19, 2013
Mitchell City Council gives first OK to buying VFW
A Mitchell architect does not foresee another shared-wall issue creeping farther north on Main Street. Larry Jirsa, of Jirsa L L Architect, told the Mitchell City Council on Monday night at City Hall that the structure of a wall between the city's Veterans of Foreign Wars building...
August 19, 2013 - 11:04pm
August 18, 2013
Mitchell City Council to discuss offering $175,000 for VFW building
The Mitchell City Council plans to consider taking the first step toward buying the damaged Veterans of Foreign Wars building for $175,000 at tonight's meeting. The city has already offered the VFW $150,000 for the three-walled building, which was damaged during the demolition of...
August 18, 2013 - 4:53pm
August 6, 2013
OUR VIEW: Don't dicker; just pay $175k to VFW
Oh, what a mess the city must clean up on Main Street. To get readers up to speed, here's the short version: Last year, the city purchased the...
August 6, 2013 - 9:07pm
VFW asks city for $175,000
Mitchell's Veterans of Foreign Wars post is asking the city of Mitchell to pay $175,000 for the VFW's damaged Main Street building so the group can afford to move to another location. After bids to repair the shared wall between the former Longhorn Bar and VFW building all exceeded...
August 6, 2013 - 6:39am
August 5, 2013
PHOTO: Save Our VFW Fundraiser
VFW Post Commander Pat Ziegler is dunked after a throw from 6-year-old Reed Prickett, of Ethan, on Saturday outside the Masonic Temple in Mitchell....
August 5, 2013 - 2:56pm
August 2, 2013
City offers $150,000 for VFW building
Mitchell's Veterans of Foreign Wars chapter wants to sell its Main Street building to the city of Mitchell and move to another location, but...
August 2, 2013 - 7:20pm
Longhorn/VFW committee to meet
A committee tasked with resolving the situation with the shared wall at the Longhorn/VFW site in downtown Mitchell will meet for the first time Wednesday afternoon. The committee will meet at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Mayor's Office at City Hall, 612 N.
July 2, 2013 - 10:39am