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Ho, ho, ho! SantaCon is coming to New York
A teen fired up Facebook Live from the highway. Moments later, everyone in her car was dead.
State's congressional delegation aims to enact GOP wish list
Prudential investigating Wells Fargo partnership after scandal
AgweekTV: Sweet crops
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
Klobuchar on Obama's renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Heritage Foundation publishes report criticizing sections of 2014 Farm Bill
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
Bison ground game, stingy defense defeat South Dakota State in quarterfinals
Hastings knocks off No. 1 Tiger women
Pairings set for Huron Holiday Classic basketball games
Second half lifts Mitchell Christian past Iroquois
Harold Thune's basketball career comes full circle with Gophers' visit
Harrison woman celebrates 80th birthday
Armour woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple married in Aug. 12 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 95 years
Couple plans Jan. 6 wedding
Alvin V. Hoekman
James F. Hinrichs
Doris D. Mebius
Carroll M. Hunstad
LETTER: Public opinion will decide fate of technology
LETTER: 2016 election taught SD citizens a lot
WOSTER: The orbit that made the moon landing possible
The price of listening and hearing fatigue
ACT’s “A Christmas Story, The Musical” delights audiences with familiar, beloved characters
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
Wiltz: Buck fever? Can't say I've been afflicted
Wiltz: Thankful in all forms during hunting season
Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
SD deer elusive after EHD outbreak
December 5, 2014
With winter looming, city reminds residents of snow removal process
With winter here, the city of Mitchell would like to review the snow removal policy. Whenever the city receives two or more inches of snow, vehicles must be removed from the snow emergency routes. These are marked by snow emergency route signs. Vehicles not removed will be ticketed...
December 5, 2014 - 9:43am
November 18, 2014
Cold temps return to region, will hang on all week
Here comes winter. After a mild fall, Midwesterners can expect a blast of cold temperatures this week that will likely last for a while.
November 18, 2014 - 1:11pm
Snow buries parts of Rockies, Upper Midwest
People in the Upper Midwest and Rockies woke up to frigid temperatures Tuesday, with heavy snow blanketing some areas. Other parts of the country are expecting a dose of the icy weather later this week from a powerful storm that hit Alaska with hurricane-force winds over the weekend. According...
November 18, 2014 - 1:10pm
November 11, 2014
Blast of winter hits
By James Nord PIERRE — A blast of wintry weather blew into parts of the Rockies and Upper Midwest on Monday, bringing a foot of snow in...
November 11, 2014 - 7:16am
November 10, 2014
Winter storm not a big worry for Dakotas ranchers
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Snow and cold blowing through the Dakotas is not presenting any unexpected worries for ranchers. Last year, a blizzard in early October that hit with surprising intensity killed at least 43,000 cattle in western South Dakota and southwestern North Dakota....
November 10, 2014 - 2:28pm
Alaska storm sets cold spell on swath of US
JUNEAU 9AP) — A massive storm fueled by the remnants of Typhoon Nuri did not do much damage in Alaska’s sparsely populated Aleutian Islands, but forecasters say it’s anchoring a system that will push a frigid blast of air into the mainland United States and send temperatures...
November 10, 2014 - 7:03am
Snow, cold, gusty winds push through the Dakotas
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Parts of the Dakotas are seeing the first major snowfall of the winter, as a system pushed in by the remnants of Typhoon Nuri makes its way through the region. As much as 4 inches of snow fell throughout southern North Dakota on Sunday. A travel alert...
November 10, 2014 - 6:37am
September 22, 2014
NWS expects bigger snows in eastern SD
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Eastern South Dakota is expected to be warmer and snowier this winter, while temperatures and snowfall in the western part of the state should be about average, according to the long-term outlook from the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls. If this year’s...
September 22, 2014 - 7:03am
August 8, 2014
Presentation College launching Winter Dome project
ABERDEEN (AP) — Presentation College is preparing to begin construction on a $2.4 million inflatable dome to cover and expand an athletic practice field. The school's Board of Trustees approved the project Wednesday. Construction is to start by the end of next week, with an...
August 8, 2014 - 1:40pm
April 4, 2014
GLAD YOU ASKED: Salt switch started in 2009-10
Question: I always thought South Dakota mostly used sand on roads during the winter to treat state highways and interstates, but it seems like more salt is being used now. When did that change, and how does the state decide when and where to use salt? Is there any idea of how much...
April 4, 2014 - 10:17pm
April 2, 2014
DOT readies for another winter blast
About 14,000 tons of salt have been used to clear interstates and state highways this winter in the southeastern part of the state. That's according to Jeff Gustafson, an operations engineer for the state Department of Transportation in the Mitchell region, which covers 2,500 miles...
April 2, 2014 - 9:09pm
March 6, 2014
GUEBERT: weather: Ice cold and very dry
The tall, mostly dead red oak on the eastern edge of the farmette still stands this late, long winter, saved mostly by this late, long winter. The majestic, strong-armed tree, my age or a little more, had a date with the saw and maul as soon as the weather turned cold. Deep snow and...
March 6, 2014 - 9:12am
March 3, 2014
In like a lion: March begins with more snow, cold
Mitchell records 24.7 inches of snow this winter.
March 3, 2014 - 6:31am
Mitchell heating costs slightly over average
Patrons paying $20 more than last year for natural gas.
March 3, 2014 - 6:27am
February 25, 2014
Remnant of US winter: Big gas bills
By Steven Mufson The Washington Post WASHINGTON — Coming soon to mailboxes across the Midwest and the Eastern Seaboard: Big gas bills. Utilities are warning homeowners that they are about to get hit because of a double whammy — higher natural gas prices and consumption,...
February 25, 2014 - 6:29am