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A Mitchell woman accused of various drug offenses pleaded guilty Tuesday to two marijuana-related charges. Kaitlin Minder, 23, of Mitchell, pleaded guilty to possession of between 1 ounce and 1.5 pounds of marijuana with intent to distribute and possession of between 2 ounces and 1.5 pounds of marijuana. She entered her plea during a circuit court session Tuesday at the Davison County Public Safety Center in Mitchell. The maximum penalty is seven years in prison and a $14,000 fine.
RELIANCE — The Lyman County Sheriff's Office is looking for Nathaniel King, who reportedly left his residence north of Reliance early Sunday morning. King is described as a young man possibly wearing a black baseball hat with red stripes, a dark blue hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans. He was last seen in Reliance late Sunday afternoon. Those who know King's whereabouts are asked to call the Lyman County Sheriff's Office at 605-869-2267.
A Mitchell woman was charged with attempted grand theft after allegedly trying to cash an invalid $50,000 check at at least two banks. Lynetta Grisby, 43, was cited with the felony charge on Oct. 20, nearly one year after she attempted to cash the check, court documents state.
A Mitchell home sustained minor damage in a Saturday afternoon fire. At approximately 1:30 p.m., Mitchell firefighters were called to 414 E. 7th Ave. to put out a fire that started inside a wooden spool — typically used to hold electrical wire — and spread to a porch connected to a 1 1/2 floor house, according to the Mitchell Fire Division.
From tractor repair to tax increment financing, the Davison County Commission has a full slate of discussion topics primed for Tuesday's meeting. The five-person board will meet for a second consecutive week to review a potential purchase for the Highway Department, a wage increase within the Department of Equalization and host an executive session with Davison County Sheriff Steve Brink. The meeting is expected to last nearly three hours and will be held at 9 a.m. at the Davison County North Offices on 1420 N. Main St. Other business
Christine Short and Brad Weigandt were married on Saturday, June 18, at Carnton Plantation, Franklin, Tenn. Parents of the couple are Larry and Dorothy Weigandt, of Mitchell; and Jim and Rita Sort. Brad is the owner of the Title Boxing Club West Des Moines, serves in the Iowa Army National Guard. He is a human resources manager at Lowe's. Christine is a licensed veterinary technician and is an inside sales representative at Midwest Veterinary Supply. The couple lives in Des Moines.
Jerry and Emagene Merkle, Topeka, Kansas, formerly of Mitchell, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Nov. 19. A card shower is requested. Greetings may be sent to 3927 SE Hwy. 40, Topeka, Kan., 66607.
PARKSTON — Dale and Terri Bitterman, Parkston, will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary at an open house from 2 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 20, at Hope Lutheran Church, Delmont. The event is hosted by their family, and the couple requests no gifts. Greetings may be sent to 501 W. Sycamore St., Parkston, S.D. 57366.
Terry and Doreen Weeldreyer, Parker, and Dan and Marlene Hargreaves, Stickney, announce the engagement of their daughter and son, Jenni Weeldreyer and Aaron Hargreaves. The wedding will be in Chancellor. The couple will live in Stickney, farming and working at Good Samaritan in Corsica.
Alvin and Devona Nolz, Mitchell, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Thursday, Nov. 17. Their children and grandchildren request a card shower. Greetings may be sent to 2100 N. Wisconsin, Apt. 242, Mitchell, S.D. 57301.