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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.


State Representative Jon Hansen To Resign.

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


Mitchell Man Sentenced For Possessing Firearm While A Felon

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


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.


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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Today in entertainment history: Nov. 25


A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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The first word of the new ‘Star Wars’ movie is …


Director J.J. reveals the first word spoken in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," which hits theaters next month.

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Hollande says U.S., France to step up strikes in Syria, Iraq


French President Francois Hollande said the U.S. and France have agreed to step up strikes in Syria and Iraq to target Islamic State militants after the deadly Nov. 13 attacks in Paris.