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Police search for gunman who killed five at Washington state mall
Police say body of Twin Cites woman could be in Fargo area
Man sentenced for driving drunk with child in vehicle
South Dakota chamber says Amendment V is bad for business
Department of Agriculture seeks input on pollinator plan
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
AgweekTV: Riding for cancer
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Lemmon couple offer $2,000 reward for info on stolen cattle
South Dakota corn production forecast to be down 6 percent
DWU football cruises to GPAC win at Hastings
No. 4 Gorillas knock off No. 1 Warbirds
Photos from the Kernels homecoming game against Spearfish
Titans win Class 9AA battle
Area high school football roundup: Black Panthers blank Crusaders
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Vicki Jo Jensen
Corlena Mary Koranda
Harvey V. Terveen
Louis A. Nolz
Francis V. Schaefer
LETTER: Impaired, polluted waters can be fixed
LETTER: Are there conflicts of interest with lake committee?
LETTER: Support changes to improve SD water quality
LETTER: Burg for SD State Senate
LETTER: Agenda request did require board action
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
WILTZ: Old bait-casting reels can be pretty darn handy
Prairie, ruffed, sage grouse seasons open Saturday
May 4, 2014
2014 winners of the Agnes Hyde Writing Contest announced at DWU
The winners of this year's Agnes Hyde Writing Contest at Dakota Wesleyan University have been announced. The following is a list of the winners of this year's literary contest. Essay: First, "To Be, or Not To Be?" by Ashley Kingdon, Huron. Second, "Matter over Mind," by...
May 4, 2014 - 9:45pm
March 19, 2014
WOSTER: SAT changes might not be good
I never took the SAT exam before I enrolled at college. I took the ACT. What's the difference? Beats me. The SAT is in the news because it apparently will change some vocabulary requirements and make the essay writing portion optional instead of mandatory. The changes are supposed...
March 19, 2014 - 10:59am
March 17, 2014
GRAVES: Holding up the lamp of learning
Recently, at a gathering of professional educators, as well as "civilians" with a high level of interest in schooling, a fellow put a question to me that I have had asked any number of times during my career. It runs something like this, "If you could make one change to schools that...
March 17, 2014 - 9:38pm
May 6, 2013
Mitchell students awarded for poetry, prose at SDSU
Three Mitchell School District students recently won awards in the Jerome Norgren Poetry Contest the Paul Witherington Contest for Prose at South Dakota State University in Brookings. In the middle school poetry division, Gharret Johnson won third place for "New York City," and...
May 6, 2013 - 9:13am
March 14, 2013
WILL: The art of good writing
WASHINGTON -- When asked to explain the brisk pace of his novels, Elmore Leonard said, "I leave out the parts that people skip." You will not...
March 14, 2013 - 12:53am
October 21, 2012
Wagner writer promotes racial reconciliation
WAGNER -- One of Vince Two Eagles' favorite stories is about his great-great-grandfather, Zephier Rencountre. "His story is about how hate...
October 21, 2012 - 6:45am
September 8, 2012
SD Magazine features Fulton cowboy poet
Badger Clark is recognized as South Dakota's most successful cowboy poet, but there's a modern generation taking pen to paper on ranches across South Dakota. They are featured in the September/October 2012 issue of South Dakota Magazine. Writer Linda Hasselstrom interviewed a...
September 8, 2012 - 6:01am
July 12, 2012
Sorenson member of US journalism society
Mitchell native Loretta (Strainbrook) Sorenson, Yankton, has been accepted as a member of the American Society of Journalists and Authors, a national organization headquartered in New York City. Sorenson, who established Prairie Hearth Publishing, LLC, in 2005, offers both writing...
July 12, 2012 - 8:22am
July 9, 2012
Gerlach took third in poetry contest
Rebecca Gerlach, Plankinton, a fourth-grader, took third place in this year's POET Tree poetry contest with a poem celebrating gardens and what they provide. Fourth-grade students sent nature-themed poems to POET for the contest, which was organized around POET's tree-planting...
July 9, 2012 - 6:40pm
September 12, 2011
Author to give writing workshop Saturday in Mitchell
Linda Hasselstrom, South Dakota Author of the Year in 1989, will conduct an informal writing workshop at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 17, at Flavia's Place Bed and Breakfast, Mitchell. The workshop is open to any writer and is willing to share their work with Hasselstrom and the...
September 12, 2011 - 2:54pm
May 29, 2010
Mitchell student's writing recognized at national level
For Mitchell Middle School student Heather Franklin, writing is an escape, a necessity and a talent. "It's cool to know what other people think...
May 29, 2010 - 12:00am