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Whittier building gets tax break

February 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

The South Dakota State Historical Society board of trustees recently approved the property tax moratorium application for the Whittier School in Mitchell.

This application was for the eight-year state historic preservation property tax moratorium …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Rural Woonsocket barn gets Deadwood grant

January 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE — Historic preservation projects in Aberdeen, Iroquois, Sioux Falls and the Woonsocket vicinity recently received matching grants from the South Dakota State Historical Society.

The grants are awarded through the State Historical Societyâ…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Bridgewater site added to historic register

January 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE — The First Presbyterian Church in Bridgewater was recently listed on the National Register of Historic Places, according to the South Dakota State Historical Society.

The National Register is the official federal list of properties ident…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Bridgewater site added to historic register

January 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE — The First Presbyterian Church in Bridgewater was recently listed on the National Register of Historic Places, according to the South Dakota State Historical Society.

The National Register is the official federal list of properties ident…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Bridgewater site added to Register

January 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE — The First Presbyterian Church in Bridgewater was recently listed on the National Register of Historic Places, according to the South Dakota State Historical Society.

The National Register is the official federal list of properties ident…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Deadwood spends $2M to restore forgotten St. Ambrose Cemetery

December 23, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Tom Griffith

Rapid City Journal

DEADWOOD (AP) — For more than a century, an angel has watched over the grave of tiny 2-year-old Oscar Stanley Rewman on a hilltop high above town.

Born to Paul Rewman, a German immigrant who arrived in De…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Deadwood spends $2M to restore forgotten St. Ambrose Cemetery

December 23, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Tom Griffith

Rapid City Journal

DEADWOOD (AP) — For more than a century, an angel has watched over the grave of tiny 2-year-old Oscar Stanley Rewman on a hilltop high above town.

Born to Paul Rewman, a German immigrant who arrived in De…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Group gives money to help restore historic house in Rapid City

December 16, 2013 in Uncategorized

RAPID CITY (AP) — A South Dakota group is giving money to help Rapid City with restoration of a historic house.

The Rapid City Journal reported South Dakota Community Foundation has awarded a $4,500 grant to a group of historic preservation ad…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Corn Palace project clears historic preservation hurdle

December 11, 2013 in Uncategorized

The State Historic Preservation Office has given its blessing to the plan to renovate the Corn Palace.

In a letter received by city officials earlier this month, the office says the $7.175 million plan to renovate and expand the Corn Palace will n…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

PHOTO: What’s new at Whittier lofts

November 12, 2013 in Uncategorized

An open house will be conducted from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday in the Whittier Lofts, an interior view of which is seen here, near the corner of Sanborn Boulevard and Second Avenue in Mitchell. Renovations have been completed on 12 of 19 loft apartments, s…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com