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“Scrooge, the Musical” Auditions at DWU

The DWU Department of Theatre, the Ron and Sheilah Gates Department of Music at DWU, and the Mitchell Area Community Theatre will combine forces this holiday season to bring “Scrooge, the Musical” to stage.

Auditions for the musical will be at 7 p.m., Monday, Sept. 22, and Tuesday, Sept. 23, at the Pepsi-Cola Theatre for the Performing Arts.

All those interested in auditioning should come prepared to sing at least 16 bars of a Broadway show tune; bring sheet music for the accompanist.

Production dates for “Scrooge,” will be 7:30 p.m., Dec. 4-6, and Dec. 11-13; and 2 p.m. on Dec. 7 and Dec. 14, at the Pepsi-Cola Theatre.

The cast calls for one lead actor and many supporting characters, singers and dancers. Rehearsals are created and based on cast availability.

For more information please contact Daniel L. Miller, director of theatre at Dakota Wesleyan, at daniel.miller@dwu.edu.

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Dance at James Valley Community Center

Dance at James Valley Community Center will be Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 from 7:00 to 10:00 P.M. with music by Veryl Hohn
Admission $4.00 (four dollars),
[which includes lunch]

Do not have to be a member to attend. All ages are welcome.
In case of inclement weather tune in to: KMIT or call JVCC at 995-8048

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United Blood Services Blood Drive in Mt. Vernon

There will be a blood drive on Wed, Sept 24 from 2-6:30pm Mt. Vernon, SD at
St. Michael’s Catholic Church. Contact Deb Zens at 996-0573 or go to www.bloodhero.com and enter code: mtvernon

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United Blood Services Blood Drive in Mitchell

There will be a blood drive on Thurs, Sept 25 from 4-6pm Mitchell, SD at Resurrection Lutheran Church. Contact Diane Vanderheiden at 996-7361 or go to www.bloodhero.com
and enter code: resurrectionlutheran

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The Mitchell Area Safehouse “Stomp Out Domestic Violence & Child Abuse” Fashion Show

The Mitchell Area Safehouse is holding the Stomp Out Domestic Violence and Child Abuse Fashion Show at the Highland Conference Center on Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 6pm. Tickets are available for purchase for $20 each or 10 for $150 at the Mitchell Area Chamber of Commerce and County Fair Food Stores. Proceeds from the event will go to support The Mitchell Area Safehouse and Visitation Center. The event will provide women in the Mitchell area a chance to see the latest fashions from local retailers while learning about the programs and services the Safehouse provides to women and children affected by domestic violence.

Sports

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Fowler cuts a dash with USA hairstyle

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Rickie Fowler raised a few eyebrows when he showed off the letters 'USA' shaved into the side of his head during practice on Monday.

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49ers Kaepernick fined for racial slur

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The QB faces an $11,000 fine for unsportsmanlike conduct for using a racial slur during a game last week.

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Country music mourns Rob Bironas

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Carrie Underwood, Dierks Bentley, and Charlie Daniels are among those sending condolences to fellow country singer Rachel Bradshaw after her husband was killed in a car crash.

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Shaq sings Bon Jovi song at crowded college bar

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WATCH: The basketball legend jumped on stage at an LSU-area bar to belt out a Bon Jovi classic.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

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Here's a look at the sports news making headlines today, Monday, Sept. 22.

National

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Apple sets iPhone sales record

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Currently on sale in the U.S., Japan, and France, the iPhone 6 will go on sale in 20 more countries this week.

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Islamic State urges attacks on U.S., taunts Obama

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ISIS urged its followers to attack citizens from the U.S. and other countries that joined a coalition to destroy the ultra-radical group.

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Climate protesters risk arrest during Wall Street sit-in

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Hundreds of protesters marched through NYC's financial district calingl attention to capitalism's contribution to climate change.

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GM recalls 221K cars over brake fires

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Cadillacs and Chevrolets are among the models recalled.

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Gas prices keep falling

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This could be the cheapest autumn driving season in a while.

Lifestyle

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More Americans see influence of religion waning

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Nearly three-quarters of the public think religion is losing influence in American life, according to a poll released on Monday.

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Being a couch potato could cause depression

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A new analysis ties too much sitting at the computer or lying around watching TV to a greater risk of depression.

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Not so small: World’s population expected to soar

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Higher-than-expected birth rates and longer life spans are expected to cause the world's population will soar through the end of the 21st century.

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CDC urges healthy adults to get flu shot

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The flu vaccine is recommended for nearly everyone age 6 months or older.

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American waistlines still expanding

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The average waistline increased by more than an inch over the past decade.

Weird

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Happy birthday, here’s a mega bratwurst

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Residents in the southwest Illinois city of Belleville celebrated its 200th birthday with a 200-foot bratwurst, complete with a 200-foot bun.

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Hearses to parade through Hell (Michigan)

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Dozens of Michigan hearse enthusiasts will show off their casket-carrying cars this weekend during a parade through Hell.

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Stoners find love on weed-themed dating sites

FILE - This Feb. 1, 2011 file photo shows medical marijuana clone plants at a medical marijuana dispensary in Oakland, Calif. Despite new rules that say only about 140 medical marijuana dispensaries are eligible to stay open, more than 450 have filed renewals to pay Los Angeles business taxes this year.

New websites cater exclusively to smokers or, at the very least, the “cannabis friendly."

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Captain Citrus: OJ crusader, crime fighter

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Florida has a muscular new superhero who promotes orange juice while battling evil through the power of the sun.

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‘Frozen’ wedding gown for brides who can’t ‘Let it Go’

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Brides everywhere can soon get married in true Disney fairytale style.

The KMIT Morning Show

New Mitchell Subway is open!

Join us in celebrating the newest Subway location on North Sanborn in Mitchell!

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Find out how we add stress to cats when we treat them like dogs.

KMIT Golf Tourney Results

The tournament was held on Sunday at Lakeview Golf Course in Mitchell.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Jimmy Fallon’s giant birthday cake

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The "Tonight Show" host gets some star-studded surprises to celebrate his 40th birthday.

News

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Today in entertainment history: Sept. 23

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A look back at the headlines that went down in Hollywood history.

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‘The Lion King’ makes history

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"The Lion King" is the top ticket of all time.

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‘Fashion Police’ to go on without Joan Rivers

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Bosses at the E! network have confirmed they plan to revive the series in January.

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Jerrod Niemann doesn’t want wedding gifts

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Jerrod Niemann and his fianceé have just one thing on their wedding registry: charitable donations.

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Samuel L. Jackson plans Christmas charity single

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The "Pulp Fiction" star is rounding up his celebrity friends to raise money for the cancer charity One For The Boys.

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Randy Travis makes rare public appearance at fundraiser

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The country star is still recovering from a stroke he suffered last year.

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Country music mourns Rob Bironas

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Carrie Underwood, Dierks Bentley, and Charlie Daniels are among those sending condolences to fellow country singer Rachel Bradshaw after her husband was killed in a car crash.

Weather

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Local

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Dakota Wesleyan Holds Groundbreaking Ceremony

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Its new wellness center will cost $10.5 million.

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Absentee Voting Begins On Friday

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Ballots must be returned by the end of the day November 3rd.

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Inmate Charged In Davidson’s Death

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28-year old Douglas Ipsen has been indicted on several charges.

Features

Harvest Lunch 2014

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Sign up now at these sponsor locations for your chance to win a Harvest Lunch!

Fan Frenzy 2014

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Good Neighbor Award

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Nominate a person from your community who is a Good Neighbor!

Menards How To Center

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Check Out the Latest How To Center Video’s from Menards Around The House Series

Coke Vault

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