Local

Mitchell City Council Talks Fundraising

The Mitchell City Council talked fundraising at Monday night’s meeting; specifically, fundraising for the Corn Palace renovation project.  One option discussed is to hire a professional fundraiser to raise money for the $7.1 million renovation, which was approved by the council in July.  Councilman Marty Barington says he believes a professional fundraiser would be able to tap into dollars outside of Mitchell.  Mitchell Convention and Visitors Bureau Director Jacki Miskimins told the council that a feasibility study on the issue would cost between $15,000 and $25,000.  She said she would do more research on the issue and report back at a future council meeting.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Kimball Man Allegedly Involved In Standoff Released From Prison

jail

67-year old Michael London is not deemed to be a flight risk.

in Local

Injunction Granted In Clean Water Act

SD sign

The announcement was made Thursday afternoon.

in Local

Sioux Falls Flooded Thursday Night

rain

More than six inches of rain fell in some areas.

in Local

Pakistani Man In Mitchell Charged For Entering U.S. Illegally

corn palace

Ihtisham Anwar has pleaded not guilty to possession or use of a fraudulent immigration document.