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The Mitchell Public Library accepting donations for new book sale

The Mitchell Public Library is again accepting donations of books for the new book sale room. All donations must be in clean and usable condition. No donations of equipment will be accepted.

The new book sale room will officially open on Friday, January 2nd, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. The room will be available to the public during library hours.

All proceeds will be used for programming and events at the Library.

For more information, please contact Jackie Hess, Library Director at 995-8480.

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Giving While You Shop!

If you shop on Amazon visit CASA’s site and Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible Amazon Smile purchases to First Circuit Court Appointed Special Advocate Program whenever you shop on AmazonSmile.
AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service.
http://smile.amazon.com/ch/46-0462671
If you show on EBay a % of your sales/purchases can be donated to CASA if you use this link – http://givingworks.ebay.com/charity-auctions/charity/first-circuit-casa-program/53775/

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The Experimental Aircraft Association December Pancake Breakfast

The Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) is a group of aviation enthusiasts who promote aviation safety in all aspects from piloting to building aircraft. Our members offer free introductory flights to young people on a voluntary basis through a national Young Eagle program. The local EAA chapter is located at Lincoln County Airport and uses monthly pancake breakfasts to help fund our activities.

Our December Pancake Breakfast is Saturday the 20th from 8:00 to 10:30 AM. It features all you can eat pancakes with a serving of scrambled eggs, coffee, juice, coffee and milk for a $5.00 donation. Located at the EAA Chapter 289 building, 47014 Great Planes Place, Tea South Dakota. (Also called the Tea Airport)

Home for the Holidays

Home for  the Holidays – Christmas Variety Show featuring local artists.
$10 general admission tickets available at www.mitchellact.org or at the Mitchell ACT box office.

Featuring:  Jason Zehr, Jim Wagner, Jenna Miller, Trisha Callies, Tanner Fuhrer, Katie Raak, Maddie Graves, Clayton & Elizabeth Mick, Angella & Morgan Buenzow, Andrew Paulson, Kendall McMahon, Becky Bauman, Brianna Bernard, Maci Kotbra, John Paul II School choir, and more…

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Mitchell Skating Academy – Practice ice – Join Anytime

Tonight is Open Ice for all Mitchell Skating Academy members – Prospective members are always welcome to come and check us out.

The Mitchell Skating Academy is one of Mitchell’s newest opportunities for children, youth and families in the Mitchell area. Mitchell Skating Academy was formed in the spring of 2014 by a group of parents who were inspired by their children’s love of skating. As a member of United States Figure Skating Association, the national governing body for the sport of figure skating, we are of committed to promoting excellence in figure skating through quality coaching, practice and classes. Our program offers basic skills instruction as well as specialized classes in ice dance, choreography and performance, adult skating – even therapeutic skating for individuals with developmental disabilities.

Sports

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Gold medalist Michael Phelps pleads guilty to DUI

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The 18-time gold medalist was arrested on Sept. 30.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

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Here are some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, Dec. 19.

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Boy sends $1 allowance to help save UAB football

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A 5-year-old boy hoping to save the UAB football program has donated his allowance and a handwritten note.

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Rondo traded to Mavericks

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The Dallas Mavericks landed point guard Rajon Rondo in a trade with the Boston Celtics.

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Long Todman run helps Jaguars take down Titans

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Jordan Todman produced a 62-yard touchdown run to help Jacksonville beat Tennessee.

National

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Consumers can sue Target over data breach

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A judge has cleared the way for consumers to sue the retailer over the 2013 data breach.

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Poll: Americans skeptical of commercial drones

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Americans say they are skeptical that the benefits will outweigh the risks to privacy and safety.

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U.S. plans to rate colleges on affordability, performance

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The White House released a draft of its plan to tie federal aid to performance as a way to coax institutions to improve.

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FBI: North Korea behind Sony attack

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The White House acknowledged that the devastating strike against the Hollywood studio is a matter of national security.

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As U.S. eases hostilities, Cuba faces new challenges

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With the U.S. agreeing to restore diplomatic ties, Cuba's communist government may not be able to blame its old Cold War nemesis so readily.

Lifestyle

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Forget 2-day shipping, Amazon launches 1-hour delivery

A box from Amazon.com is pictured on the porch of a house in Golden, Colorado on July 28, 2008.

You won't get your deliveries in a New York minute, but you might be able to get them in a Manhattan hour.

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American Kennel Club adds 4 new dog breeds

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The AKC now recognizes 184 breeds of dogs.

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Waiting for Christmas

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For children, waiting for Christmas is filled with wonder and fun.

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We’re living 6 years longer

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Fewer people are dying from cancer and heart disease in rich countries and there's a better survival rate in poor countries from tuberculosis and malaria.

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Christmastime comes with superstitions, tall tales

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Christmas has long been a time ripe for superstitions, tall tales and odd beliefs.

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Gold tooth dropped in red kettle

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There's been diamond rings, silver bars, and four-leaf clovers but this could be the first donation of its kind.

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Boy sends $1 allowance to help save UAB football

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A 5-year-old boy hoping to save the UAB football program has donated his allowance and a handwritten note.

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Bunnies banned in NYC

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What do bunny rabbits have in common with hyenas, wolverines and polar bears?

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(Don’t) embrace the YES!

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Johns Hopkins University says 300 applicants were mistakenly sent welcome messages when they were actually rejected.

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Tennessee police looking for real-life ‘Grinch’

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Police in suburban Nashville are looking for a Scrooge who sawed off a live Christmas tree loaded with decorations.

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DWU Loses Terrell Newton For The Season

Newton suffered a freak injury to his Achilles tendon in practice.

Parkston Boys & Girls Basketball Classic

Pairings for the Annual Boys & Girls Parkston Classic

Dakota Wesleyan University Winter Break Hours

Dakota Wesleyan University announces Winter Break Hours

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Colbert’s star-studded farewell to ‘Report’

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Stephen Colbert bid farewell with the help of scores of celebrities in a rousing sendoff to the tune of "We'll Meet Again."

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Stars lose millions of followers in Instagram crackdown

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Justin Bieber and Kim Kardashian are among the celebs who lost fake followers when the social media service purged fraudulent accounts.

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Gold tooth dropped in red kettle

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There's been diamond rings, silver bars, and four-leaf clovers but this could be the first donation of its kind.

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Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton launching music festival

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The two stars will co-headline the inaugural Big Barrel Country Music Festival in Delaware in June.

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WATCH: Airman ‘Santa’ surprises 6-year-old son at storytime

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Aaron Williams was sad that his dad, stationed in South Korea, wouldn't be stateside for the holidays ... but a little Christmas magic gave him a gift he'll never forget.

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Boy sends $1 allowance to help save UAB football

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A 5-year-old boy hoping to save the UAB football program has donated his allowance and a handwritten note.

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Forget politics, Sony calls ‘The Interview’ ‘desperately unfunny’

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Leaked emails show some Sony execs thought the $44 million comedy would have been a "flop."

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Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Hart honored by ‘People’

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The first-ever awards show honored the year's best in entertainment.

Weather

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Sanford Donates Money For Workforce Development

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The state will match Sanford's $25 million donation.

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Missing Man’s Body Found In Field

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Authorities found 28-year old Dominic Fischer's body on Wednesday morning.

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Mitchell Sewer And Water Rates To Increase

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The changes take effect January 1.

Features

KMIT/KOOL 98 Christmas Cash Call

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Be listening for your chance to win cash…just in time for the holidays.

Closings & Delays

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Check our closings page before you go out!

Fan Frenzy 2014

FAN FRENZY 2013

Are You Ready for Some Football?!?

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