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Snow Removal Ordinance In Effect For Mitchell

Snow must be removed from sidewalks fifteen hours after the last snowfall.

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Jerauld County Receives Funds For Drug Investigations

The money was awarded out of the drug control fund.

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Brookings Police Chief Suspended Without Pay

Jeff Miller was suspended on Friday for personnel policy violations.

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Wilson Gives 2014 City Of Mitchell Budget Review

The total city budget for 2014 is just over 35.5 million dollars.

Mitchell City Council Talks Fundraising

Fundraising for renovating the Corn Palace was discussed at Monday’s meeting.

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Man Drives Vehicle Into House

19 year old River Malatare was high from huffing when the crash occurred.

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Signatures Turned In For Minimum Wage Hike Petition

Nearly 16,000 signatures need to be valid.

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Kimball Man Pleads Guilty To Interference Charge

James Steckley of Kimball faces up to a year in prison.

City Council To Meet Monday Evening

Several discussion items are on Monday’s agenda.

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South Dakota Inmate Cannot Have Separate Trial

Circuit Judge Brad Zell denied a request for separate trials for two inmates.

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Accused Boston bomber appears in court

In this courtroom sketch, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is depicted sitting in federal court in Boston Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, for a final hearing before his trial begins in January. Tsarnaev is charged with the April 2013 attack that killed three people and injured more than 260. He could face the death penalty if convicted.

The Boston Marathon bombing suspect told a judge that he was satisfied with his lawyers' preparations for the January start of his trial over the deadly 2013 attack.

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Third ‘Night at the Museum’ marks final film for Williams, Rooney

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The credits for "Secret of the Tomb," which opens Friday, read "In loving memory of Mickey Rooney," and "For Robin Williams - the magic never ends."

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Ray Price’s widow opens up after loss

FILE - In a Jan. 7, 2011, file photo, Country Music Hall of Fame member and Grammy Award winner Ray Price celebrates his 86th birthday by performing in Bullard Texas. Price, one of country music's most popular and influential singers and bandleaders who had more than 100 hits and was one of the last living connections to Hank Williams, died Monday, Dec. 16, 2013. He was 87.

Ray Price's widow refused to leave her house for four months in the aftermath of her husband's death.