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Obama nominates Seiler for US Attorney in South Dakota
Indictment: Doctor falsely reported wedding expenses to IRS
Governor's office accepting spring internship applications
Facebook video leads to animal cruelty charges against man
Fatherhood program for South Dakota inmates loses funding
Soybean harvest work
USDA lowers corn, soybean harvest estimates by 1 percent
Winter wheat harvest in South Dakota ahead of average pace
Volunteers keep Probstfield Farm in Moorhead alive and well
Industrial hemp gains ground
Corn Crib Countdown
Mitchell to host Special Olympics State Bowling Tournament
Area high school volleyball roundup: Indahl carries Burke/South Central past Corsica-Stickney
Notebook: Confidence at all-time high for DWU entering grueling three-game stretch
Lorna Gregerson, Titan girls win Parkston Invite
Chef Jess: Squash your dinner plans
Mitchell man celebrates 75th
Area couple to celebrate 50th
Buckets ’N’ Boards opens 2015-16 Concert Series
Mitchell woman celebrates 94th
Doris Elaine Hines
Christian "Gerry" Friederich
Leola "Lee" Pickart
Meeting challenges is the core of "The Boys Next Door"
OUR VIEW: Harrisburg's focus in the right place
OPINION: Staying safe online
All-time record set for dressed beef
OPINION: History repeats itself, yet we’re still surprised
One big catch
Nonresident waterfowl licenses to stay same in South Dakota
South Dakota annual state park licenses now on sale
Nonresidents excluded from Black Hills mountain lion season
South Dakota's new one-stop habitat shop
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...
opinion / columns
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...
opinion / columns
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...
Life / local
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...
opinion / columns
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...
Life / business
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