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Sanford Underground Lab Teleconference To Be Held In Mitchell

The teleconference, scheduled for noon on Thursday at the Mitchell Ramada Inn, is free and open to the public.

Area School Board Election Results

Elections were held for Hanson, Burke, Lyman, and Wagner school board seats.

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Daugaard Courting Gun Manufacturers In Connecticut

Stricter gun restrictions have been enacted in Connecticut after a school shooting last year.

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Mitchell City Council Approves Wine License

The council voted 4-3 in favor of the application.

Rain Limited Planting Last Week In South Dakota

Only 4.9 days were suitable for fieldwork.

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State Senator Larry Rhoden Considering U.S. Senate Run

Rhoden would face former governor Mike Rounds in the Republican primary.

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Yankton Cleaning Up After Weekend Storm

No injuries were reported, but at least one house was damaged.

Mitchell Library Bids Come In Higher Than Expected

Renovation is expected to be completed in September 2014.

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BID Proposal To Be Discussed At City Council Meeting

The district is expected to raise about 170,000 dollars annually.

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Law Enforcement Responds To Clear Lake Double Shooting

The alleged shooter has died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

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Jobless claims signal firmer labor market

Job seekers adjust their paperwork as they wait in line to attend a job fair in New York February 28, 2013.

The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market continued to strengthen.

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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.