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Funeral for fallen ND deputy scheduled Tuesday in Belcourt
24 SD legislators invite Trump to Mount Rushmore, Crazy Horse Monument
Melania Trump channels Jackie Kennedy but Conway grabs fashion headlines
Mexico drug lord 'El Chapo' pleads not guilty in U.S. court
Hillary Clinton looks on as Trump claims the presidency she thought would be hers
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
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
At least one Midwest senator unhappy with Trump's ag secretary pick
USDA nominee has support of SD delegation
SDSU-led cattle seminar stirs up consumer impact ideas
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
Manziel claims sobriety, wants another chance with NFL
Offensive outburst helps Golden Eagles over TDA
Area high school basketball: Poyer leads Blackhawks to 281 Conference tourney title
Nighthawks top Golden Eagle girls
Comeback kid: Havlik competing for Augustana
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Helen Rose Bame
Thomas Ralph Mielke
Marian L. Young
W.P. "Pete" Olson
DAUGAARD: Amazon's Big Step In The Right Direction
WEILAND: 'Hoodwinked'? No, this is undoing the will of the voters
OUR VIEW: MBA has big chance to thrive
NOEM: Nothing less than a miracle
Palace City Profile: Life's path led back home for the Anderson family
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
June 8, 2015
Splish, splash: Mitchell was takin' a bath
Nearly a foot of water didn't stop a few rowdy drivers Sunday on Sanborn Boulevard in Mitchell. According Mitchell Public Works Director Shane...
June 8, 2015 - 5:13pm
June 7, 2015
Weekend storm brings hail, no damage reported
A brief hail storm rolled through Charles Mix and Bon Homme counties Saturday evening. The Sioux Falls National Weather Service said ping pong ball-sized hail was reported in Marty at 7:15 p.m. and quarter-sized hail was reported west of Avon at 6:49 p.m. Neither Charles Mix or...
June 7, 2015 - 9:15pm
May 12, 2015
Trying to find closure
DELMONT — Residents of Delmont were allowed to stay in town Tuesday night, as the third day of recovery meant restoring water and electricity...
May 12, 2015 - 7:22pm
May 11, 2015
OUR VIEW: South Dakotans always help, prevail
Mother Nature showed her wrath on Mother's Day. Sadly, a tornado on Sunday morning hit Delmont, the town of fewer than 300 people that sits...
May 11, 2015 - 5:44pm
April 21, 2015
WOSTER: Watch out for that wind
We wanted to take a walk before the wind picked up on Sunday. We knew we were too late when, as we crossed the street and headed toward the bridge at Capitol Lake, the freshening breeze pushed Nancy back about five steps. "Don't mention this to your brothers,'' I said, reaching back...
April 21, 2015 - 4:46pm
April 20, 2015
Wind tips camper on I-90
ALEXANDRIA — A strong wind gust tipped over a camper trailer Monday afternoon on Interstate 90. A Dodge pickup hauling a camper tipped into the median in Hanson County, mile marker 334, according to Mitchell Patrol Sgt.
April 20, 2015 - 5:12pm
April 10, 2015
Despite rain, precip below average
Though cool, wet systems hung over the region for a few days, Mitchell saw barely more than a quarter of an inch of rain total this week. According to Tim Masters, technician at the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls, Mitchell received .26 of an inch of rain this week. "Moisture...
April 10, 2015 - 8:59pm
April 3, 2015
Weather spotter training set for Monday
Davison County Emergency Management and the National Weather Service will sponsor weather spotter training Monday at Mitchell Technical Institute. The event will be held 7 p.m. April 6 at the Tech Center Amphitheater at MTI. The sessions are generally two hours long and are free...
April 3, 2015 - 10:49am
March 24, 2015
Little rain falls Tuesday in Mitchell
Mitchell is on pace for its second-driest March in history. On Tuesday, five-hundredths of an inch of rain fell in Mitchell, and precipitation for the next week is highly unlikely, said Kyle Weisser, meteorologist at the National Weather Service, Sioux Falls. "There aren't a whole...
March 24, 2015 - 6:32pm
Burn ban on for Davison County
On a day when it finally rained, Davison County has officially enacted a burn ban. The Davison County Commission voted 5-0 Tuesday in favor of an indefinite burn ban in the county, which will go into effect immediately. The decision came during the commission's regular meeting in...
March 24, 2015 - 1:27pm
March 19, 2015
March's wild weather: Wonderful or worrisome?
It is often asked, "Do you see the glass half full or half empty?" Given the current mild weather, I hope you have changed to 3/4 full. I recall many years looking at the calendar on the first day of spring (Friday) and hope it would come within a month. I find myself and others...
March 19, 2015 - 10:01am
March 2, 2015
Center of SD in winter storm's path
A large swath of central South Dakota is in a blizzard warning Tuesday, with measurable snowfall expected for much of region this morning. Winds are expected to make travel difficult. The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls on Monday issued a blizzard warning for much of east...
March 2, 2015 - 5:47pm
February 10, 2015
Weather: Up, down, all around
The fog and mist that blanketed the Mitchell region Monday is expected to move out of the area later today. Temperatures are expected to warm, creeping into the high 40s, according to Tim Masters, technician at the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls. It's just another example...
February 10, 2015 - 8:05am
February 9, 2015
So, how about this weather?
Is it really February? With the mild temperatures that blanketed the region over the weekend, it might not seem so much like it's the middle of winter. Saturday's high temperature in Mitchell was 56, while Sunday peaked at 41. Neither were records, but Saturday's temperature was...
February 9, 2015 - 9:24am
January 26, 2015
Warm weather, but no record
The high temperature reached 53 degrees Monday in Mitchell, above normal but still 10 degrees shy of a record. The high temperature record for Jan. 26 was set at 63 degrees in 2006, according to the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls. The forecast calls for the mild temperatures...
January 26, 2015 - 5:25pm