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Charges filed over party that led to MN teen’s death

March 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

MONTEVIDEO — A 19-year-old college student and his father are facing misdemeanor charges for allegedly violating Lac qui Parle County’s social host ordinance.
The charges stem from a party in rural Lac qui Parle County in west-central Minnesota …continue reading on dglobe.com

Corn Palace fails alcohol sting

February 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

An employee at the city-owned Corn Palace was caught selling a bottle of wine to an underage, confidential informant in a random alcohol compliance check Tuesday.

Corn Palace Director Mark Schilling informed the Mitchell City Council of the incide…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

OUR VIEW: Deadwood alcohol law sounds good if reasons are legit

February 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

Deadwood hotels want the option to serve alcohol around the clock, and a proposal in the state Legislature may do just that.

Earlier this week, a legislative committee gave its OK to a plan that would allow hotels to sell booze and allow on-site c…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

24-hour alcohol sales for Deadwood squeak through House

February 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE — The state House of Representatives decided Thursday that bars in Deadwood hotels should be treated differently than all of the others in South Dakota.

House members voted 36-33 to allow Deadwood hotels to sell and serve alcohol round the…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Pulling an all-nighter — with beverages

February 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE — A legislative committee gave its endorsement Wednesday to letting Deadwood hotels sell alcohol and allow on-site consumption 24 hours a day.

That would align with gambling already allowed round-the-clock in the local casinos.

An estab…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

‘The President’ called signature SD drink

January 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Northern Plains News

South Dakota has four presidents carved on a mountain. And according to BuzzFeed.com, those presidents have thusly honored the state with “The President” cocktail.

The online pop culture site recently compiled “Wha…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Alcohol compliance checks nets 8 infractions

January 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

The most recent alcohol compliance checks in Jamestown netted what officials are calling a shocking number of infractions, according to Scott Edinger, Jamestown police chief.
A total of eight restaurants or bars in Jamestown were caught serving alco…continue reading on jamestownsun.com

Mitchell VFW confronts another battle

January 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

Mitchell Veterans of Foreign Wars Commander Pat Ziegler quietly listened Monday night at City Hall as his group’s move to a new location downtown was criticized by neighboring business owners.

“This is one more battle in a long string of battl…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Deadwood business aims to combine bullets and beer

January 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

DEADWOOD (AP) — A businessman in the western South Dakota gambling town of Deadwood wants to combine an indoor shooting range with a saloon.

The Deadwood Guns complex proposed by Greg Vecchi would have several businesses, including a gun shop,…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Deadwood business aims to combine bullets and beer

January 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

DEADWOOD (AP) — A businessman in the western South Dakota gambling town of Deadwood wants to combine an indoor shooting range with a saloon.

The Deadwood Guns complex proposed by Greg Vecchi would have several businesses, including a gun shop,…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com