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The Spirit of Dakota Award Society is seeking nominations for their 28th anniversary award presentation and celebration. The recipient of this award will be announced at a banquet on Oct.
A Plankinton native who ran for U.S. Senate was arrested for and charged with perjury and offering a false or forged instrument for filing. Dr. Annette Bosworth, 42, who practices...
Heartland Quilt Guild met at First Lutheran Church on May 3. Meeting was called to order by President Deb DeFries with the Pledge of Allegiance.
Two area people were injured in a three-vehicle accident on Tuesday night near Mitchell, authorities reported. At about 5:30 p.m., a 2005 Ford Taurus and a 2008 Cadillac Escalade were westbound on Highway 38, headed into Mitchell.
Complete results from the McCook Central school bond vote and the McCook Central school board election were not available Tuesday night. Superintendent Dan Swartos said Tuesday night that the school received the 60 percent needed to pass the bond vote for a new middle and high school. Officials needed 444 votes for the bond issue to pass, which Swartos said was received. Official totals were not available because election officials were still hand-counting votes when this edition went to press.
LAKE ANDES -- An area woman appears to have taken a step forward in her bid to become South Dakota's only female sheriff. DesaRae Gravatt was the unofficial winner Tuesday of the Charles Mix County Democratic sheriff's primary race. She received 324 votes, two more votes than her opponent, Gene Niehus. Assuming her slim margin holds up, Gravatt will face current Sheriff Randy Thaler in the general election in November. "It was a very, very close race," Gravatt said.
A boy, Anthony Martin Victor, was born on May 15, 2014, to Beth and Phil Victor, Plankinton, at Avera Queen of Peace Hospital in Mitchell. Grandparents are Jerry Hoffman, Plankinton; and Linda Victor, Cradock, South Africa.
Republicans Tona Rozum and Josh Klumb won their party’s nominations in District 20 for the state House of Representatives in Tuesday’s primary election. Rozum and Klumb, two of the three...
Mitchell voters on Tuesday approved an ordinance allowing wine service on downtown sidewalks. The result comes exactly a year after the ordinance was passed by the Mitchell City Council on...
The Davison County Auditor's Office reported a 22.38 percent turnout for the county in the 2014 primary. Reports show 2,716 out of 12,135 registered Davison County voters cast ballots Tuesday. For the city of Mitchell, there was a 22.02 percent voter turnout. There were 2,041 votes cast Tuesday on a referred ordinance, and the Auditor's Office reported 9,267 registered voters in Mitchell.