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A 7-year-old Mitchell girl received minor injuries Monday afternoon in a bicycle-SUV accident on Main Street in Mitchell. Shyanne Songer was riding her bike around 5:30 p.m. with her father,...
PLATTE -- Two people were injured in a rollover crash near Platte Saturday night. Christopher Wise, 18, of Mitchell, was driving a 1998 Pontiac Grand Prix south on 369th Avenue in Charles Mix County around 7:30 p.m. Saturday. The road is a minimum maintenance road, said Capt. Kevin Joffer of the South Dakota Highway Patrol. The vehicle hit a dip in the road just before the intersection of 282nd Street and 369th Avenue. The vehicle vaulted over the intersection and rolled, landing on its roof, Joffer said.
Starting at 6 a.m. until approximately 5:30 p.m. today, the following streets will be closed for paving: n Summit Drive, from Northridge Road to Chalkstone Drive. n Northridge Road, from Circle Court to Foster Street. n 600 block of Mitchell Boulevard from Minnesota Street to West University. No through traffic will be allowed.
The Longfellow Elementary Parent-Teacher Organization is sponsoring "Longfellow Drive-In Night" on Saturday at the Starlite Drive-In, Mitchell. The event begins at 5 p.m. and will include bounce houses, a 72-foot obstacle course, train rides, free golf and the Dodge Drive for Kids before "Despicable Me 2" begins at approximately 8 p.m. Cost is $15 per carload. This will be the last showing at the drive-in.
In celebration of the 226th anniversary of the signing of the U.S. Constitution, Dakota Wesleyan University will host a special public viewing today of "A More Perfect Union," the first installment of the PBS series "Constitution USA."
PIERRE -- Arley Fadness will sign copies of his recently published book "Balloons Aloft: Flying South Dakota Skies" from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Monday at the Cultural Heritage Center in Pierre. "South Dakota has been a major player in ballooning worldwide. Arley Fadness has witnessed many of the great moments in ballooning that made history in South Dakota," said Michael Lewis, president of the South Dakota Historical Society Foundation.
The Carnegie Library building, now the Carnegie Resource Center, was built in 1903. On Feb. 3, 1902, Andrew Carnegie agreed to provide the city of Mitchell $10,000 to construct the...
Police said no one was injured in a Saturday rollover by the Arby’s parking lot in Mitchell. Sgt. Scott Walton said Lynn Toupal, 48, of Platte, was driving a 2003...
Editorial board The Daily Republic CHEERS to the increase in visitation at the Corn Palace. Last week, we reported that approximately 5,000 more people visited the Corn Palace this summer...
ARMOUR -- Vermayne and Ardisjane Bringelson, Armour, will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary on Monday, Sept. 23. Their children and grandchildren request a card shower. Greetings may be sent to 800 Fifth St., Box 513, Armour, S.D., 57313.