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Our VIew: We’re for trees, but not for this initiative

October 22, 2010 in The Daily Republic

For the record, The Daily Republic is for trees. Their green canopies shade us, add beauty to our yards and city and are a precious resource here on the South Dakota prairie.
That said, we cannot put our support behind an initiative that will be on the Nov. 2 ballot for Mitchell residents, one that is as controversial as it is confusing. Continue Reading

Only one speaker planned for forum on lake land

October 15, 2010 in The Daily Republic

A pair of local forums on political races and city ballot questions will offer speakers from all sides, except for a segment on the debate over land usage at Lake Mitchell.
The first of two political forums sponsored by the Mitchell Area Chamber of Commerce Governmental Affairs Committee is set for Tuesday. Continue Reading