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Local couple makes contribution to DWU’s music department

August 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

Dakota Wesleyan University’s music department has a new name, thanks to benefactors Ron and Sheilah Gates, of Mitchell.

The university recognized the Gateses on Thursday for their donation toward the music program during the school’s fall convocat…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

PHOTO: Exchange Club cook-out

August 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

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PHOTO: Exchange Club cook-out

August 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

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W. Springs residents concerned over distribution of funds

August 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

WESSINGTON SPRINGS — Some residents affected by a tornado that ripped through Wessington Springs in June are frustrated because they believe having insurance will restrict some of their relief money.

Those who spoke during a Monday evening mee…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Baseball bat auction nets $2,950 for Wessington Springs fund

August 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

A special baseball bat auction raised $2,950 for Wessington Springs disaster relief during the first-round of the South Dakota Class B state amateur baseball tournament Saturday at Cadwell Park in Mitchell.

The bat being auctioned off was a Majo…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Story time with Levi

July 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — What began as a local child’s quest to bring reading enjoyment to less fortunate children has blossomed into an incredible outpouring of support from people across Nobles County.

Ten-year-old Levi Kuhl of Worthington decided earl…continue reading on dglobe.com

Mitchell Regional Habitat for Humanity receives $15,000

June 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

Mitchell Regional Habitat for Humanity received a $15,000 donation from Wells Fargo, according to a news release.

Through its Housing Foundation and Team Member Volunteer Program, Wells Fargo donated the funds and committed 60 hours of volunteer s…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Farm Credit Services gives $150K for 4-H hall

May 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

HURON (AP) — A $150,000 donation from an agricultural f nancial institution is putting the South Dakota State Fairgrounds one step closer toward its goal of building a new 4-H exhibit hall.

The state’s Department of Agriculture on Thursday a…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

BankWest gives $50K for new 4-H hall at state fair

May 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

HURON (AP) — Donations continue to flow to a campaign of the South Dakota State Fairgrounds to build a new 4-H exhibit hall.

The state’s Department of Agriculture on Wednesday announced a $50,000 donation from South Dakota-based BankWest.

S…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Ranchers Relief fund distributes $5.4 million

May 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE (AP) — A relief fund for western South Dakota ranchers who lost tens of thousands of cattle in an early October blizzard is set to disburse the last of $5.4 million in donations.

South Dakota Stockgrowers Association President Bob Fortu…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com