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GLAD YOU ASKED: Where is Spirit of Six banner?

March 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

Q. Why hasn’t the school yet hung a banner for Mitchell’s Spirit of Six award from 2012?

A. The following written response comes from Geoff Gross, activities director at Mitchell High School.

“The banners that are displayed at the Corn Palace w…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

GLAD YOU ASKED: Stay abreast of MHS activities schedule changes

February 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

Q. How can I keep up with the schedule changes for Mitchell High School Activities?

A. Geoff Gross, activities director at Mitchell High School, provided the following response by email.

“I would recommend using our school’s activities online c…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

GLAD YOU ASKED: Hibbett Sporting Goods, rue21, coming to new retail center

January 31, 2014 in Uncategorized

Q. What businesses are going in the building being constructed on East Spruce Street, near Menards and Cabela’s?

A. Hibbett Sporting Goods, a national sporting goods store, and rue21, a national clothing store, are two of the five businesses tha…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

GLAD YOU ASKED: Can Subway build a new building?

January 24, 2014 in Uncategorized

Q. Did Subway ever get approved to build a new building on Sanborn? If so, when will it be built and when will it open?

A. The Mitchell City Council approved a variance request Monday night made by Ken and Mary Giblin, the owners of the Subway at …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

GLAD YOU ASKED: Why no Christmas tree on Mitchell’s Main Street?

December 27, 2013 in Uncategorized

Q. We really enjoyed driving up and down Main Street and looking at the Christmas lights and many of the stores that had beautiful displays. One thing we thought was missing was the big Christmas tree, which used to be in the street, but is now in th…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

GLAD YOU ASKED: Why no Christmas tree on Mitchell’s Main Street?

December 27, 2013 in Uncategorized

Q. We really enjoyed driving up and down Main Street and looking at the Christmas lights and many of the stores that had beautiful displays. One thing we thought was missing was the big Christmas tree, which used to be in the street, but is now in th…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

GLAD YOU ASKED: What are school punishments for drugs?

December 20, 2013 in Uncategorized

Q: Recently, the school district had a drug dog enter the high school and found a student had drugs at the school. What does the school policy manual say about disciplining someone who brings drugs on school property? What types of discipline can be …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

GLAD YOU ASKED: What are school punishments for drugs?

December 20, 2013 in Uncategorized

Q: Recently, the school district had a drug dog enter the high school and found a student had drugs at the school. What does the school policy manual say about disciplining someone who brings drugs on school property? What types of discipline can be …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

GLAD YOU ASKED: What is coldest record temp?

December 13, 2013 in Uncategorized

Q: What is the coldest recorded temperature in Mitchell’s history?

A: According to Kyle Weisser, of the National Weather Service office in Sioux Falls, Mitchell temperature data has been recorded since 1896. Mitchell’s coldest temperature on r…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

GLAD YOU ASKED: What is coldest record temp?

December 13, 2013 in Uncategorized

Q: What is the coldest recorded temperature in Mitchell’s history?

A: According to Kyle Weisser, of the National Weather Service office in Sioux Falls, Mitchell temperature data has been recorded since 1896. Mitchell’s coldest temperature on r…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com