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Speaker: Acknowledge racism exists
Lawyers fight at state permit hearing about whether manure is health threat
Howard school given $1 million to use for student scholarships
Stickney ambulance service 'stellar' in first five months
Wagner community to recognize local National Guard unit
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
Greenway Pork is doing it right
Winter wheat planting in South Dakota nears halfway point
Feds reviewing court ruling on fertilizer dealers policy
Farm Rescue marks milestone with 400th farm aid case
Court gives fertilizer dealers a reprieve from policy change
Magic edge Omaha 103-99
Area prep volleyball roundup: Heath pushes Colome past Thunder
Kernels cut down Lynx in four sets
Tiger notebook: J-Back spot brings versatility to DWU offense
Athlete of the week: Donald doing it all for WiLdKats
Heartland Quilt Guild holds September meeting
Mitchell Toastmasters hold Sept. 8 meeting
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Elton Reinhold Tiede
Ida C. Rowe
Avoiding the temptation to throw mud
Don't wait to make the call
OUR VIEW: Immediacy of layoffs hard to swallow
No room for error in national security strategy
The courts and the (hair) cuts
WILTZ: Mayflies for dinner? The fish become gluttonous!
Fall turkey hunting licenses still available in North Dakota
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
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 6, 2015
Soldier from Mitchell aids in extinguishing fire in Iraq
CAMP TAJI, Iraq -- When your office is next to 60,000 gallons of fuel, the last thing you want is a fire. But, for the Taji Forward Arming and...
August 6, 2015 - 2:51pm
June 3, 2015
149,000 people have died in war in Afghanistan and Pakistan since 2001
WASHINGTON — War has directly resulted in the deaths of 149,000 people in Afghanistan and Pakistan between 2001 and 2014, according to estimates in a new report released by Costs of War project at Brown University's Watson Institute. That figure includes U.S. military members, contractors,...
June 3, 2015 - 11:27am
May 20, 2015
U.S.-led coalition conducts air strikes on Ramadi -U.S. official
WASHINGTON, May 20 The U.S.-led coalition carried out air strikes on Wednesday on the Iraqi city of Ramadi, which fell to Islamic State militants this week, a senior U.S. State Department official said. "We have done air strikes today in Ramadi, I have been told," the official...
May 20, 2015 - 4:44pm
February 22, 2015
Marine sniper is saluted as more than the 38-second video that defined him
WASHINGTON — His three combat tours in Afghanistan had been boiled down to a 38-second video clip, played and replayed on YouTube more than...
February 22, 2015 - 7:56pm
February 12, 2015
Obama asks Congress to authorize war on Islamic State
President Barack Obama on Wednesday sent Congress his long-awaited formal request to authorize military force against Islamic State, meeting...
February 12, 2015 - 10:31am
November 18, 2014
Veteran endured hunger, loneliness during 5 months as POW in WWII
Six days after his 19th birthday, Mitchell resident Charles Dawes was captured by the Germans during World War II. On the night of Nov. 28,...
November 18, 2014 - 1:16pm
November 11, 2014
OPINION: Putin’s defense of Hitler pact should worry all
By Roger Moorhouse Russian President Vladimir Putin made headlines last week when he defended the 1939 Nazi-Soviet non-aggression pact, by which Stalin and Hitler agreed secretly to divide Eastern Europe between them. It was, Putin said, in line with the normal “methods of foreign...
November 11, 2014 - 4:21pm
November 10, 2014
BACK IN TIME: Mitchell man at Iwo Jima
November 10, 2014 - 7:31am
OPINION: A straitjacketed war on Islamic State by Obama
Two months after the United States began airstrikes in Iraq, and two weeks after they were extended into Syria, the forces of the Islamic State are still advancing. Last week they captured the Iraqi towns of Hit and Kubaisa, northwest of Baghdad. On Tuesday they appeared close to...
October 10, 2014 - 7:18am
September 23, 2014
OPINION: Obama military policy in Iraq neglects value of diplomacy
In addressing the threat posed by Islamic State, President Barack Obama has repeatedly emphasized that there is no American military solution to the crisis in Iraq and noted that only a more inclusive Iraqi government can hold the country together. So far, however, Obama has been...
September 23, 2014 - 2:06pm
September 16, 2014
Pressler says Congress should vote on ISIS air strikes
Former Sen. Larry Pressler said Congress has a duty under the War Powers Act to vote on air strikes of the terrorist group, the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). However, the three-term Republican senator said he doubts such a vote will be taken. Pressler, running as an independent...
September 16, 2014 - 6:47am
September 12, 2014
MILBANK: Cheney still beating the drums of war
WASHINGTON — It was just like the good old days. Scooter Libby was in the front row. Paul Wolfowitz was in the second. And on the stage...
September 12, 2014 - 6:49am
September 11, 2014
Thune: ISIS a threat to United States
Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., called for the destruction of the terrorist group known as ISIS — the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria — on the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks. "These forces continue to carry out horrific atrocities," Thune told reporters...
September 11, 2014 - 10:28pm
Obama orders Islamic State airstrikes
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama told Americans on Wednesday he had authorized U.S. airstrikes for the fi rst time in Syria and more attacks...
September 11, 2014 - 10:24am