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Statewide Reading Challenge To Kick Off

The challenge promotes students’ reading levels rather than number of books read.

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Mitchell School Board To Meet Monday Night

The board will take a first look at the 2013-14 budget.

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Ten Arrested In Watertown Investigation

The ten were arrested on various charges in Watertown on Thursday.

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Parkston Fire Ruled Accidental

The fire killed 64-year old Kathie Neal on Wednesday.

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Mitchell Crimestoppers Crime Of The Week

Police are looking for the person or persons who stole fender flares from two different vehicles.

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MTI Graduation Set For Friday

434 students will take part in graduation at the Corn Palace.

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De Smet Is South Dakota’s Capital For A Day

Activities include a coffee and constituent hour with Governor Daugaard.

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Animal Abuse Charges Dismissed Against Faulk County Woman

Charges were dismissed without prejudice, meaning they could be re-filed in the future.

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Marketplace Fairness Act Passes Senate

Senator Tim Johnson and Senator John Thune voted for the measure.

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Teenager Who Was Shot Returns To School

The teen was accidentally shot in a high school parking lot.

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This weekend in entertainment history

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A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case.

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Time for Iran to make tough decisions in nuclear talks

In this March 26, 2015, photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, center, leaves a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other U.S. officials at a hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland. U.S. and Iranian diplomats gather at a Baroque palace in Europe, a historic nuclear agreement within reach. Over Iraq’s deserts, their militaries fight a common foe. Leaders in Washington and Tehran, capitals once a million miles from each other in ideological terms, wrestle for the first time in decades with the notion of a rapprochement.

Six world powers and Iran move closer to a deal, but there are still major disagreements.