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Theft of mother's tombstone worsens split as family enters court battle in western Minnesota
300 of more than 2,500 migrant children reunited as scramble underway to meet judge's deadline
Suspect in Minnesota prison guard's death witnessed his own mother's murder
Texas restaurant bans customer who left racist note to waiter
Coworkers vow to fight for more staff at Minnesota prison where guard was killed
Sioux Falls residents can now mix beer with ax throwing
Santel rolls out fiber internet upgrade plan
Rapid City-based Regional Health abruptly changes leadership
Tech leaders say killer robots would be 'dangerously destabilizing' force in the world
Amazon Prime Day shopping topped $4 billion, analyst estimates
place a business brief
Commentary: 'Tarrifying' future for U.S. soy? Don't expect Chinese protests over food costs
Nearly half of consumers avoid GMO foods, survey says
Study analyzes how Tax Cuts and Job Act impacts farm households
AgweekTV: Dicamba Damage in 2018
Senators brag on the provisions included in its farm bill
Legion baseball roundup: McCook/Miner rolls past Wessington Springs
Amateur baseball district roundup: Vermeulen's no-hitter leads Alexandria to opening win
Mitchell Black fends off Watertown at regions
Post 18 sweeps Watertown, Renner twinbill
Elshere scores high at Corn Palace Stampede
Rebekah "Becky" Kleinhans
Kindness can save lives
OUR VIEW: Violent crash could have been much worse
OPINION: Counting down the lazy, crazy days of summer
Commentary: Foolish environmental activists say they'll make Minnesota's Line 3 another #NoDAPL moment
Our view: Hisses and cheers
Wiltz: An awesome experience with Argentine waterfowl
GF&P agrees to seasonal Day County lake deal
Wiltz: Some advice for East River deer hunters
Father-son duo aren’t limited by same-old fishing routine
Wiltz: Youth fishing excursions have life benefits
Dave and Bonnie Meyerink
June 22, 2018
Decision makes 'level playing field' for small businesses
Because the Supreme Court ruled in favor of South Dakota on Thursday morning, online retailers will now be responsible for paying state sales...
June 22, 2018 - 9:03am
June 4, 2018
The challenge of construction season
A dirt packer creeps along the red construction dust where once lay busy Sanborn Boulevard. Orange plastic fences block driveways that in years...
June 4, 2018 - 8:03am
May 31, 2018
A new business to buzz about
MOUNT VERNON — Nanette Knecht loves getting people together. And what better way to do that than over a good cup of coffee? Knecht started...
May 31, 2018 - 7:00am
May 8, 2018
Casey's to close store next to Corn Palace
Just as the tourist season gets underway, the Casey's General Store next door to the Mitchell Corn Palace is closing. "We're pretty upset," said...
May 8, 2018 - 10:00pm
April 27, 2018
A positive look at those 'annoying' friends in direct sales
I'm not here to sell you anything. I've never sold anything through a pyramid-style direct sales business, neither did my mom or grandmothers....
April 27, 2018 - 3:50pm
Maple syrup season begins: Wisconsin couple works together to produce sweet treat
RIVER FALLS, Wis.—As the temperatures start to warm up and spring is just around the corner, maple syrup producers are out in the woods...
March 27, 2018 - 2:40pm
Mitchell Thirsty's set to move
One of Mitchell's late-night hot spots is on the move. The Mitchell Planning Commission approved a plan for Thirsty's to eventually move from...
March 27, 2018 - 7:00am
March 20, 2018
Main Street fabric store to close
Another Mitchell Main Street business bites the dust. According to its website, the Fabric and Textile Warehouse on Fourth Avenue and Main Street...
March 20, 2018 - 8:39am
February 13, 2018
Bankrupt of breweries
Beer has been the buzz of choice for the South Dakota Legislature this session, with a handful of brewery-related bills being dropped. But those...
February 13, 2018 - 8:01am
January 28, 2018
Super Bowl LII means good news for her ice cream truck and other side gigs, but not everyone will score
MINNEAPOLIS—Katie Romanski is hoping Super Bowl LII will throw a few customers to her small business—an ice cream truck that piles...
January 28, 2018 - 8:15am
January 20, 2018
Melting Mitchell's ice
Chad Van Laecken swears he can hear ice talking. The ice "snaps and pops" every time Van Laecken spreads his specialized de-icing mixture —...
January 20, 2018 - 7:00am
December 16, 2017
South Dakota's decor destination: Bonnie's DeKor
There's no place like Bonnie's DeKor. Bonnie Kor can list cities — such as Chicago, Tucson, Omaha and Washington D.C. — from which...
December 16, 2017 - 7:00am
December 8, 2017
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Sherri Kayser thanks her late mother every day for an idea that now, 25 years later, has flourished into a full-fledged business. Kayser is the...
December 8, 2017 - 8:03am