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October 10, 2015
LETTER: Please get more scooters at Walmart
To the Editor: I happily reside in Wagner with my 86-year-old grandfather, Romaine Kocer. I have been an elderly caregiver professionally and personally for almost three years. On Oct. 7, my grandfather and I traveled the roughly 65 miles to shop at Mitchell's Walmart.
October 10, 2015 - 10:04am
July 14, 2015
Wal-Mart accused of bias against gay workers in class-action
Wal-Mart Stores was accused of discriminating against gay employees in a lawsuit that may pit the biggest U.S. retailer against rights activists...
July 14, 2015 - 4:36pm
June 29, 2015
Man accused of forging prescriptions, obtaining one
A Mitchell man is accused of obtaining and attempting to obtain prescription pills at a local pharmacy. Steven Petersen, 22, was arrested June 25 after the Walmart pharmacy reported several forged prescriptions. According to court documents, Petersen filled a forged prescription...
June 29, 2015 - 11:24am
June 9, 2015
Woman accused of filling false prescriptions
A Mitchell woman is accused of illegally filling and attempting to fill prescriptions not written to her. Lacey Warnke, 27, is accused of filling prescriptions for Lortab—a controlled substance—under the name Dustin Warnke on April 7 and May 5 at the Wal-mart store...
June 9, 2015 - 3:58pm
June 5, 2015
Wal-Mart aims to change grocery shopping
BENTONVILLE, Ark. — As Sam's Club began allowing customers to buy their groceries online and pick them up in person, the Wal-Mart-owned chain...
June 5, 2015 - 2:11pm
May 26, 2015
Two dead in shooting at Grand Forks Walmart
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A 21-year-old airman has been identified as the shooter early Tuesday morning when two people died at the Wal-Mart Supercenter...
May 26, 2015 - 9:03am
April 29, 2015
Opponents of new Sioux Falls Wal-Mart store sue city again
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Opponents of a new Wal-Mart store are suing the city of Sioux Falls for a third time. Voters in April 2014 approved rezoning land to make way for the 185,000-square-foot Wal-Mart Supercenter. But three people who owner property near the site claim the city...
April 29, 2015 - 3:47pm
February 3, 2015
Computers down at Walmart
Shopping carts full of merchandise sat in lines without shoppers Tuesday afternoon at Walmart in Mitchell. The computer system at the retail...
February 3, 2015 - 4:31pm
December 17, 2014
'Angels' spreading Christmas cheer
Calling all layaway angels. In keeping with the Christmas spirit, anonymous do-gooders have been spreading cheer this holiday season, paying off more than $4,000 worth of layaway items at Kmart and Walmart in Mitchell. "We call them layaway angels," said Jon Kruckenberg, store...
December 17, 2014 - 8:18pm
October 1, 2014
Judge dismisses lawsuit over Sioux Falls Wal-Mart
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A judge has dismissed a lawsuit over an election that paved the way for a Wal-Mart in south Sioux Falls. Four homeowners in the neighborhood sued over an April election in which voters approved rezoning the proposed store site from agricultural to commercial...
October 1, 2014 - 10:36am
August 10, 2014
Campers find refuge at Wal-Mart during Sturgis rally
By John Lee McLaughlin RAPID CITY (AP) — One or two campers can usually be seen taking up post at Wal-Mart parking lots in Rapid City when the summer tourism season is in full swing. But the lots morph into extempore whistle-stops during the first week of August every year...
August 10, 2014 - 11:27pm
April 24, 2014
GUEBERT: Wal-mart to lure upscale buyers with organic groceries
Walmart, the elephant of American food retailing, announced April 10 that it plans to bring its clout, cash and vegetable crispers to the American pea patch this year and bigfoot its way into the still-growing U.S. organic grocery business. The news sent Wall Street motor mouths...
April 24, 2014 - 2:15pm
August 2, 2013
Judge clears hurdle for new Sioux Falls Walmart
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A South Dakota circuit court judge ruled that Sioux Falls officials didn't do anything wrong when they annexed land for the construction of a planned Walmart supercenter. A group of residents who live near the proposed site sued, arguing that April's land...
August 2, 2013 - 12:22pm
September 29, 2012
Walmart donates to Longfellow school
Longfellow Elementary School was the scene of a presentation of $50 Walmart rewards cards by Joe Childs and Dan Alexander to 20 Longfellow teachers Thursday. The cards will help purchase classroom supplies. The Walmart Teacher Rewards Program offers funds to teachers so...
September 29, 2012 - 6:53am
May 10, 2012
Wal-Mart seeks new site for 3rd Sioux Falls store
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is abandoning plans to build a third store in South Dakota's largest city at a site that sparked widespread opposition from neighbors. Company officials say they will continue to look for another site in Sioux Falls. Wal-Mart had wanted to...
May 10, 2012 - 3:37pm