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155th Engineer Co. receives Reserve Family Readiness Award
Trump tells Republican leaders to pull back health care bill
Avera Queen of Peace receives national recognition for rural health
Parkston health administrator retires after 40-plus years
Pipeline opponents vow fight as Trump approves Keystone XL
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
NOEM: A diversity of issues impacting agriculture
South Dakota farmers have mixed reaction to Thune's SHIPP
Catching up with former area athletes: Reiff backup D-tackle for Hawkeyes
Mitchell's VanderPol to play for DWU softball
Special Olympics state basketball returns to Mitchell this weekend
Bears sign QB Sanchez to one-year deal
Mighty Myah: SCW’s Selland named Republic player of the year for third time
'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
James "Jim" Lorenz
Glen L. (Bud) Youngstrom
Nola Dee (Haase) Remmers
THUNE: It's time to turn the page on Obamacare
OUR VIEW: Sixth Ave. project has room to grow
IN OTHER WORDS: It's personal -- not business
DAUGAARD: Looking back on a successful legislative session
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
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
Wiltz: Conditions can help chances on mountain lion hunt
Trump tells Republican leaders to pull back health care bill
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