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Presentation gets shot at regaining accreditation

August 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

ABERDEEN (AP) — The nursing program at Presentation College is getting a shot at regaining its national accreditation.

The school where nursing students make up 40 percent of the study body was denied a continuance of its accreditation last sp…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

New CEO of idled Aberdeen beef plant optimistic

August 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

ABERDEEN (AP) — The man in charge of resurrecting a scandal-marred beef plant that has sat idle since 2012 is optimistic about the Aberdeen facility’s future.

Doug Cooper, CEO of the renamed New Angus plant, said he is working on a five-year p…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Study shows Aberdeen, Harrisburg, Canton and Mobridge in or near oil train ‘blast zones’

July 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

Some South Dakota communities are in or near what one environmental group calls the “blast zones” of railroads that carry oil shipments from North Dakota and Canada.

The group ForestEthics has put together a searchable map at explosive-crude-b…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Slow flood insurance relief pains Aberdeen landlord

April 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Nora Hertel

PIERRE (AP) — Despite the passage of a federal policy to ease spikes in flood insurance rates, implementation lag time is leaving at least one South Dakotan in a lurch.

Two of Cory Gollnick’s seven rental properties in Aberde…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Attorney says state wants $15K for EB-5 records

February 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

RAPID CITY (AP) — A Sioux Falls attorney says the state Board of Regents wants to charge him more than $15,000 to look for documents related to the federal EB-5 investment-for-green-cards program.

Steven Sandven tells the Rapid City Journal th…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Attorney says state wants $15K for EB-5 records

February 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

RAPID CITY (AP) — A Sioux Falls attorney says the state Board of Regents wants to charge him more than $15,000 to look for documents related to the federal EB-5 investment-for-green-cards program.

Steven Sandven tells the Rapid City Journal th…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Linke, Marler plan Mitchell wedding

January 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

Jenna Linke and Patrick Marler announce their engagement.

Parents of the couple are Vicki L. and Richard Linke, Woonsocket; and Robert and Sandra Marler, Aberdeen.

Jenna is a graduate of Dakota Wesleyan University, Mitchell, with degrees in nur…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Basin Electric signs contract for wind energy

December 23, 2013 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Basin Electric has signed a power purchase agreement with a new wind project to be developed in South Dakota.

The project is co-owned by Fagen Inc. of Granite Falls, Minn., and the principals of Dakota Plains Energy in Ab…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Basin Electric signs contract for wind energy

December 23, 2013 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Basin Electric has signed a power purchase agreement with a new wind project to be developed in South Dakota.

The project is co-owned by Fagen Inc. of Granite Falls, Minn., and the principals of Dakota Plains Energy in Ab…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Aberdeen police kill dog after biting incidents

December 20, 2013 in Uncategorized

ABERDEEN (AP) — Police in Aberdeen shot and killed a dog that bit a mail carrier and an animal control officer.

Authorities described the dog that was killed Wednesday as a pit bull. They say the dog bit the mail carrier, then the animal contr…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com