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Area School Board Election Results

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


Daugaard Courting Gun Manufacturers In Connecticut

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


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.


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.


Law Enforcement Responds To Clear Lake Double Shooting

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


Mitchell Man Pleads Guilty To Hunting Violation

Wade Musick will not have his hunting privileges revoked.

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‘Mortdecai,’ ‘American Ultra’ among the year’s biggest box office flops


The list of this year's most disappointing box office performers is out.

in Black Friday, Lifestyle

Three ways to curb holiday spending


Ah, the holidays. A time to get together, celebrate with family and make questionable life choices.

in Black Friday, National

History of the holiday: Thanksgiving


Thanksgiving celebrations date back to the first European settlements in America, but it wasn't until the 1860s that it was declared a national holiday.