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The death of a 22-year-old Mitchell native has been ruled a suicide.
HURON -- NorthWestern Energy has been working on a major upgrade in the Ethan area and has scheduled an outage on Monday to complete the work. The outage will start around 1:15 p.m. and could last as long as three hours for customers living in Ethan. "We energized the new Ethan substation earlier in the week and have been transferring customers throughout the week in preparation from disconnecting the old substation.
The Mitchell Parks and Recreation Department plans on spraying the City of Mitchell for mosquitoes between 9 p.m. and midnight Saturday. Residents are asked to stay indoors during the spraying and keep pets indoors or in the backyard. With the recent rainfall, residents are reminded to regularly empty or turn over any containers on their property that hold water and wear appropriate clothing or repellent when outside and mosquitoes are present.
On Monday, the Mitchell Street Department will be chip-sealing the following streets: Ohlman Street-Indian Village to Golf Course Road, Lakeview Lane. The department will also complete West 23rd Avenue from Main Street to Ohlman Street. Please have all vehicles removed from the street by 7 a.m. Monday and refrain from parking on the street until all work is completed. In case of inclement weather, the schedule may be changed.
Here are bankruptcy filings in U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of South Dakota, for July 3 through July 9. Individuals can file Chapter 7 petitions (asking that debts be liquidated); Chapter 12 (a simplified reorganization method for farmers and ranchers whose gross debt does not exceed $1.5 million); and Chapter 13 (a plan to repay some debts in three to five years).
MITCHELL SUMMER MEALS AT LONGFELLOW Monday — Pizza, steamed broccoli, pears, yogurt parfait. Tuesday — Beef taco bar, soft shells, salsa, shredded cheese, sour cream, black olives, fajita blend veggies, peaches. Wednesday — Cheese omelet on a bagel, breakfast potatoes, grapes. Thursday — Cheeseburger, baked beans, pineapple, juice bar. Friday — Chili con carne, brown rice, garlic bread, cauliflower, orange wedges. MITCHELL SENIOR MEALS Monday — Chicken salad croissant, pasta salad, steamed baby carrots, pineapple. Tuesday — Roast pork, garlic m
An early-morning storm moved through the area early Friday and dropped 39 hundredths of an inch of rain in Mitchell. Rain began to fall around 1 a.m. Friday and concluded around 2:30 a.m., according to Mike Gillispie, hydrologist for the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls. Winds peaked at 37 mph during the storm. More rain is predicted this weekend.
An organization that helps neglected and abused children desperately needs more volunteers. The Court Appointed Special Advocate group in Mitchell appoints volunteers to be the voice for these children in court if they are removed from their homes. The need to help children in CASA’s eight-county coverage area of Aurora, Brule, Buffalo, Davison, Douglas, Hanson, Hutchinson and McCook is continuing to rise. One CASA volunteer said, “It does so much good, not just for the child but for the parents also, and assists the court as eyes and ears as to what’s going on.” Last year, there w
BONESTEEL -- After 113 years of serving the Bonesteel area, the Bonesteel Enterprise weekly newspaper has likely published its last issue. David and Scott Perlenfein wrote a note to their subscribers in the July 3 issue stating they'd been involved with the paper for more than 40 years and published about 2,000 issues.
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