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Mitchell school board to approve budget for new fiscal year

July 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

The annual reorganizational meeting for the Mitchell Board of Education will include a measure to increase the cost of school lunches and the approval of the district’s 2014-15 budget.

The board, which will say farewell to retiring board member …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Mitchell Poet plant’s manager proud of company’s mission, people

July 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

It’s hard to catch Becky Pitz without a smile.

The general manager of Mitchell’s Poet plant walks briskly throughout the plant, showcasing the different buildings, machines and processes with evident pride.

“I love what I do. It’s fun …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

At the Movies

July 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

PLANES: FIRE AND RESCUE

Walt Disney’s new family adventure comedy is about a firefighting airplane and second chances.

When world-famous air racer Dusty (voice of Dane Cook) learns that his engine is damaged and he may never race again, he mu…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Work to begin on Highway 37 north of Mitchell

July 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

Bridge-approach work will begin Monday in the southbound lanes of South Dakota Highway 37, approximately 12 miles north of Mitchell, the South Dakota Department of Transportation has announced.

The work involves replacing bridge-approach slabs a…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

PHOTO: Pullover package

July 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

Pictured from left are Mitchell City Council President Jeff Smith, Mitchell Convention and Visitors Bureau Marketing Director Katie Knutson, Davison County Sheriff Steve Brink, Bonnie Barthel, Mitchell’s mascot Cornelia, Chasity Williams and Jimmy …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

PHOTO: Pullover package

July 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

Pictured from left are Mitchell City Council President Jeff Smith, Mitchell Convention and Visitors Bureau Marketing Director Katie Knutson, Davison County Sheriff Steve Brink, Bonnie Barthel, Mitchell’s mascot Cornelia, Chasity Williams and Jimmy …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

VFW settles into new home as city moves toward demolition of old building

July 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

It’s been almost four months since Mitchell’s Veterans of Foreign Wars Post moved to a new location just a few blocks from its old, forlorn building, where ripped plastic tarps still cover parts of the crumbling structure.

Still, Pat Ziegler…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Apartment fire ruled accidental

July 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

A late-night Tuesday fire in a Mitchell apartment has been deemed accidental, authorities said.

The Mitchell Fire Division released Wednesday that an apartment at 1700 N. Wisconsin St., occupied by Jeremy and Jessica Jacobson and their two childre…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Neighbors: Jackrabbit Farm’s hog odor is too much

July 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

The neighbors of one of the largest swine farms in Davison County said Tuesday the owners are not doing enough to make sure the farm’s odor is limited.
During the County Commission meeting’s public input portion Tuesday at the Davison County Nor…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

How to sell South Dakota tourism: State homes in on advertising, social efforts

July 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

MITCHELL, S.D. — Nearly 500 miles from South Dakota’s border, the Rushmore State was shown in prime position.
It was behind home plate at Major League Baseball stadium Miller Park in Milwaukee, as the Brewers took on their rivals, the Chicago Cu…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com