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Mitchell Technical Institute's Heating and Cooling Technology program has been granted accreditation by the HVAC Excellence organization.
Mitchell area residents are invited to learn firsthand at a one-hour, noon briefing on Tuesday on the benefits of investing in South Dakota children, hosted by Mitchell Congregational UCC, Mitchell. Speakers include: • Carole Cochran, director of South Dakota Kids Count, The University of South Dakota, Beacom School of Business; • Jennifer Kline, executive director, South Dakota Voices for Children; • Megan Larson, director, South Dakota Afterschool Partnership. The briefing will focus on state and local children's data, children's policies and programs that the state legislature needs
The National Music Museum on the campus of the University of South Dakota has been recognized by TripAdvisor with a 2014 Certificate of Excellence, it was announced recently. The award goes to destinations and attractions that have consistently earned outstanding feedback from TripAdvisor travelers. A special National Music Museum summer exhibit, "Celebrating the Saxes," showcases musical instruments designed by Adolphe Sax, his father and brother. Two outdoor concerts, "A Little Summer Night Music," will soon grace the Museum plaza.
The Mitchell Area Charitable Foundation announces that it is now accepting grant applications, which must be submitted by July 3. The MACF grant guidelines require applications reflect the purposes of the foundation, which are to provide support to charitable and educational programs, care of the needy, improvement of social services and educational facilities, prevention and alleviation of social ills, encouragement of the arts and protection of the environment.
Calling all dancers. The Mitchell Area Community Theatre needs 20 more dancers, 10 male and 10 female, for its upcoming musical, "The Producers." Mitchell Area Community Theatre Managing Director Megan Reimnitz said no auditions are necessary, and the dance choreography is not difficult. She said the cast is scheduled to have its first read-through on Sunday, and would like to have all dancers cast by June 13.
Robert Freeman, whose retrospective exhibit opens Friday, will be at the Dakota Discovery Museum this afternoon to visit with guests about his life, his work and his summers on the Crow Creek Indian Reservation as a child. Meet the artist between 1 and 4 p.m. today to learn more about his life and work. For more information call 996-2122.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Following ongoing reports of waiting lists, delayed care, and gross mismanagement at Department of Veterans Affairs health care facilities, U.S. Sen.
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 in Sioux Falls, was arrested Wednesday after the election law charges were filed in Hughes County. She was released on a personal recognizance bond from the Minnehaha County Jail. Bosworth is accused of filing six petitions with signatures gathered when she was in the Philippines.
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.