May 3, 2012 in The Daily Republic
The Mitchell Prehistoric Indian Village now offers Boy Scout merit badge programs in archaeology. Continue Reading
February 19, 2012 in The Daily Republic
As the winter wind howls across the plains of South Dakota, most people don’t want to even step outside, let alone sleep there.
That, however, was exactly the idea behind the Boy Scouts Pheasant District winter camporee that took place over the weekend at Lake Mitchell.
More than 30 boys, ages 11 to 18, slept overnight in tents near the lake Friday in order to earn points for their polar bear badge. Continue Reading
December 15, 2010 in West Central Tribune
WILLMAR Zachary Curtis Thompson, 17, of Burnsville, pleaded guilty Tuesday to a felony theft charge for his role in breaking into numerous cars parked around Green Lake and taking items from the vehicle, including two Willmar police badges.
July 23, 2010 in West Central Tribune
Willmar Police Chief Jim Kulset may have han-ded in his badge on Friday, but he got to take his gun home with him.