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Q: I’ve started spring cleaning, and I have a bunch of old clothes that could be donated. Where can I do this in Mitchell? A: There are at least six organizations that accept clothing donations -- Mitchell Area Safehouse, RSVP Thrift Store, Goodwill, The Salvation Army, YWCA and Abbott House. Donations can be dropped off at: Goodwill: 1415 W. Havens Ave. at the drive-up door on the west side of the building, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday. The Salvation Army: 724 N.
GREGORY -- A Gregory man charged in the death of his infant son has posted bail, and a new judge has been assigned to the case. Adam Bruns, 20, is accused of shaking his son in February, causing injuries that led to the child’s death. Bruns is charged with second-degree murder, two charges of first-degree manslaughter, aggravated assault and child abuse. The murder charge upon conviction carries a mandatory life sentence. The manslaughter charges upon conviction carry a maximum penalty of life in prison.
LAKE ANDES -- A case against a Lake Andes man who was accused of shooting another person’s horses has been dismissed. Raymond Johanneson, 60, was arrested in September on five misdemeanor charges for allegedly shooting five horses that belonged to Lori Abdo-Smith and Charlie Smith.
A story about the availability of school budgets that began on Page A1 of Saturday’s edition stated that a budget was not received from the Woonsocket School District. The Daily...
PIERRE -- Mitchell Technical Institute is getting about $213,000 from a grant issued from the South Dakota Transportation Commission to install safe access trails for students. According to a news release issued Thursday from the state Department of Transportation, the Transportation Commission awarded nearly $2.1 million in grants to 11 South Dakota communities, counties and tribes as part of the department’s Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) on March 13.
The following cases were among those heard Tuesday during circuit court at the Davison County Public Safety Center. • Ian Bremel-Allen, 34, of Hayfork, Calif., pleaded not guilty to two counts of possession of a controlled substance, possession or use of drug paraphernalia, possession of 1-10 pounds of marijuana, possession with the intent to distribute 1 pound or more of marijuana, and distribute/manufacture a controlled substance.
State’s Attorney Jim Miskimins, a Republican, filed a petition Tuesday to keep his same position with Davison County. No other petitions were filed by Tuesday, but independent candidates have until late April to file a petition. If no independent files, Miskimins will automatically earn the seat, but if someone files, there will be a race in the Nov. 4 election.
Dakota Wesleyan University will conduct “a special announcement” at 11:30 a.m. today in the Christen Family Wellness Center on the school’s campus in Mitchell.
TRIPP -- Jim and Marilyn Pietz, Tripp, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday, March 28. Their family requests a card shower.\u003c\/p\u003e\u003cp\u003eGreetings may be sent to 300 E. Fourth St., P.O. Box 115, Tripp, S.D., 57376.
SCOTLAND -- Tillie Knodel, Scotland, will celebrate her 106th birthday on Tuesday, April 1. A card shower is requested. Greetings may be sent ℅ Good Samaritan Center, 130 Sixth St., Scotland, S.D. 57059.