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Trump's declaration of national emergency hit with first lawsuits
VA official who exploited veterans in fraud scam gets 11 years
Minnesota man charged with murder for selling $10 worth of drugs that wound up killing 21-year-old
Man accused in mass shooting had been convicted for beating girlfriend with bat
Prosecutors call Manafort's crimes 'longstanding,' 'bold'
Analysis: Amazon paid no federal taxes on $11.2 billion in profits last year
Dairy Herd Liquidation: The Tough Decision
Facebook to consider removing or demoting anti-vaccination recommendations
Mount Vernon welcomes new bar
Economic trends turn downward for farmers
place a business brief
Economic trends turn downward for farmers
Wet year may lead to late seed buying, planting
NOEM: Advancing agriculture for South Dakota
Knutson: Food trends include shame and virtue
Freeze adds layer of complication for farmers, livestock
Twins fan favorite Astudillo reports to camp
Photos from DWU's doubleheader sweep of Doane College
Late 3-pointers lift Tiger men to victory
DWU basketball teams to host Wednesday GPAC games
Boudreau looking at ‘whole lot of different things’ to get Wild back on track
Todd Alan Tecklenburg
LETTER: Public involvement in Legislative process does matter
LETTER: A response to technical education funding
Commentary: Warming to the idea of a basic income
WOSTER: Humor from the halls of the Capitol
Commentary: The great emergency hoax
'Duck Dynasty' cast members visit the frozen north
Dokken: Staying in during bad weather is easier today
Carefully, anglers journey out on Lake Superior ice: Lake trout, coho and herring coming with early ice off Duluth
New deer license plan seeks right mix for hunters
Deer disease seen as threat to humans: Experts compare CWD with resilient mad cow virus
DeWayne and Cynthia Delzer 50th Anniversary
February 7, 2019
Mitchell schools, John Paul II to start one-hour late Friday
The Mitchell School District and John Paul II Elementary School will starting one-hour late Friday, Feb. 8 due to weather conditions, District...
February 7, 2019 - 7:46pm
January 30, 2019
Braving subzero: Local workers battle cold, while thinking of safety
As a polar vortex blasted through the Mitchell area this week, bringing life-threatening, subzero temperatures with it, some local workers play...
January 30, 2019 - 7:53pm
Mitchell School District, John Paul II to start one hour late Thursday
The Mitchell School District will start classes one-hour late on Thursday, Jan. 31, Superintendent Joe Graves said Wednesday night. The delay...
January 30, 2019 - 7:39pm
January 29, 2019
The 'polar vortex' is in the forecast. Here's what it means.
Temperatures are forecast to drop well below zero in the Midwest this week - as cold as around minus-30. The only phenomenon frigid enough to...
January 29, 2019 - 9:11pm
DWU to close at 3 p.m. Tuesday — remain closed Wednesday
Due to the cold weather, Dakota Wesleyan University will close at 3 p.m. Tuesday and remain closed Wednesday. Business operations and classes...
January 29, 2019 - 9:34am
January 28, 2019
High winds precede bitter cold for region
A week of bitterly cold temperatures in eastern South Dakota arrived Sunday night and Monday morning with nearly 70 mph wind gusts recorded in Mitchell. A gust of 69 mph was recorded at the Mitchell Municipal Airport weather station at 12:02 a.m. Monday. That followed a 68 mph gust...
January 28, 2019 - 2:40pm
Coldest air in decades arrives Tuesday in Midwest with 'life-threatening' wind chills
A dangerous cold-air outbreak will reach the Midwest and Great Lakes on Tuesday and is expected to last multiple days with the potential to break...
January 28, 2019 - 1:34pm
January 24, 2019
Mitchell School District, JPII: 2 hours late
Mitchell School District schools and John Paul II will open two hours late Thursday due to weather. Superintendent Joe Graves made the decision Thursday morning.
January 24, 2019 - 5:49am
January 17, 2019
Mitchell forecasted for as much as 8 inches of snow Friday
Widespread snow and blowing conditions on Friday are expected to precede bitterly cold temperatures this weekend throughout central South Dakota....
January 17, 2019 - 3:57pm
January 16, 2019
The polar vortex has fractured, and the eastern U.S. faces a punishing winter
The swirling winds tens of thousands of feet high in the sky above the Arctic - the dreaded polar vortex - broke apart into three parts to ring...
January 16, 2019 - 9:15am
January 14, 2019
WATCH: Central Minnesota group makes world’s largest spinning ice disc
LITTLE FALLS, Minn. - A Little Falls group can again reclaim the world’s largest ice carousel. The diameter of the massive disc of ice -- carved...
January 14, 2019 - 12:44pm
January 2, 2019
Sidewalk snow removal to be enforced Thursday
The City of Mitchell advised Wednesday that it will begin enforcing the sidewalk snow removal rules for the city, beginning at 8 a.m. on Thursday,...
January 2, 2019 - 4:49pm
December 28, 2018
11.4 inches of snow fall on Mitchell
What a wintry blast. Eastern South Dakota was pummeled with snow, rain and wind Wednesday night through early Friday morning. Much of the state...
December 28, 2018 - 10:03am
December 26, 2018
More snow, wind en route for Mitchell
As the post-Christmas snowstorm rolls on, Mitchell can expect to see plenty more powder. With 100 percent chance of snow in the forecast for...
December 26, 2018 - 4:45pm
December 25, 2018
A belated gift: 8 to 10 inches of snow
A post-Christmas "major winter storm" is forecasted to double the season's snowfall total this week. The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls...
December 25, 2018 - 2:03pm