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Longtime Mitchell High School Teacher Roger Allen Passes Away

He died in Sioux Falls under hospice care on Friday.

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Senate Candidates Hold Debate In Vermillion

Topics included the EB-5 program, Congressional gridlock, and immigration reform.


South Dakota Voters To Decide On Deadwood Gambling Expansion

Supporters say the new games would attract younger players.

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MTI Foundation Receives Record-Setting Gift

Earl Nordby of Huron and his family donated $1 million dollars to the school.

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More Than $560,000 Spent On Ballot Measure Ads

The money was spent on ads regarding Initiated Measure 17.

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Investigation Into EB-5 Program Is Active

An FBI spokesman confirmed the investigation is active.

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Mitchell Named Smart21 Community For Third Year In A Row

Four other American cities were also nominated.


Mitchell Woman Injured In Accident

18-year old Kerissa Plooster was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

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Motor Home Catches Fire On I-90

No one was injured in the fire.

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Child’s Death Being Investigated

The death occurred on the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation.

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Davison County Commission To Swear In New Member

Brenda Bode of Mount Vernon will be sworn in on Tuesday.

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Mitchell To Put City Hall Project On Hold

The council voted 4-4, with Mayor Ken Tracy casting the deciding vote.


Four Senate Candidates Disagree On How To Change Congress

The candidates are running for retiring Senator Tim Johnson's seat.

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Hunters Hit Fields On Opening Weekend In SD

The season runs through January 4th.

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City Council To Decide On City Project

Monday's meeting begins at 7:30 pm.


Farmers Aided by Dry Conditions

Dry conditions help farmers with planting winter wheat and harvesting row crops


Davison County Commission Interviews Candidates

Brenda Bode elected to fill the empty district 3 seat.

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Candidate Forum To Be Held Monday Night

The forum will be held at 5 pm at the MTI Amphitheater.


Goals For 2014-15 To Be Discussed At School Board Meeting

Monday's meeting begins at 5 pm at the MTI Trades Center.

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SD Representative Ripped For Comments In Columns

Betty Olson of Prairie City made jokes about Muslims and others.

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A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable moments.

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REVIEW: ‘Birdman’ could be the best film of 2014

In this image released by Fox Searchlight Pictures, Michael Keaton portrays Riggan in a scene from "Birdman."

You’ve heard the buzz for Michael Keaton's "Birdman." It’s loud and it's merited.

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Nike hype video welcomes LeBron back to Cleveland


The video huddles the whole city as "The King" returns home.

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PHOTOS: 31 adorable pets in Halloween costumes

Bailey Jarrett and her dog Teddy visit a Dallas-area PetSmart store on Oct. 25, 2014, for the company's annual in-store Halloween event. The event took place at all PetSmart locations throughout the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico.

This Halloween is going to the dogs... and cats, ferrets, and bunnies.

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Queen, Fleetwood Mac won’t be playing Glastonbury


The two veteran rock acts were strongly rumored to have been booked as the big names for the 2015 festival.