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108 Laid Off At Aberdeen Plant

Northern Beef Packers laid off workers to cut expenses on Thursday.

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Representative Noem Weighs In On Hot Springs Controversy

Noem says the quality of care at the hospital should be the focus.

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Impact Lives Food Pack At Corn Palace

The organizer of the event hopes 286,000 meals will be packed in 8 hours.

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State Representative Jon Hansen To Resign.

Hansen, a Republican from Dell Rapids, represents District 25, which includes north and east Minnehaha County.

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Mitchell Man Sentenced For Possessing Firearm While A Felon

53-year-old Lonnie Dean Hunter was sentenced to more than two years in prison.

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Madison Annexes Land For New Hospital

City commissioners approved the annexation for a $34 million hospital.

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Mitchell Middle School Library Renovation Scaled Back

The bids came in $38,000 dollars over budget, prompting the Mitchell School Board to vote to reject the bids.

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Mitchell’s Teacher Of The Year To Be Chosen Tonight.

The Mitchell School District’s Employee Recognition Banquet begins at 6:30 tonight at DWU’s Sherman Center.

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Three Headed To Trial In SD Mountain Lion Hunting Case

The three men, including a Mitchell man, will go to trial in June and July.

Charles Mix County To Receive New Vehicle

The vehicle will be used in drug investigations in Charles Mix County.

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