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Our View: DSU moves good, lack of info on murder ugly

December 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

Each week, The Press Editorial Board looks at the good, bad and ugly news that made headlines throughout our region and state.
The Good

This week, it was good to see Dickinson State University make assurances to students that their scholarship…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

DAUGAARD: Daugaard for another four years

October 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

On Election Day 2010, when then-Lt. Gov. Dennis Daugaard became South Dakota’s governor, he felt voters supported him because he pledged to boost the state’s economy by creating new jobs and balancing the state’s budget.

“I’m ready and…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Our View: Dickinson residents should support school bond issue

October 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

Dickinson is growing and its schools are growing right along with it. Because of this, we believe residents should vote “Yes” Tuesday on the bond referendum to build a new middle school. The benefits of this $65 million bond issue far outweigh th…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Our View: Dickinson residents should support school bond issue

October 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

Dickinson is growing and its schools are growing right along with it. Because of this, we believe residents should vote “Yes” Tuesday on the bond referendum to build a new middle school. The benefits of this $65 million bond issue far outweigh th…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

OUR VIEW: Kingsbury was much more than ‘a normal kid’

September 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

In March, Tanna Kingsbury proudly proclaimed she “got to finally be like a normal kid again.”

The 15-year-old Letcher girl, playing on the Sanborn Central/Woonsocket girls basketball team, scored her first varsity basket during a Class B state tou…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

OUR VIEW: Kingsbury was much more than ‘a normal kid’

September 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

In March, Tanna Kingsbury proudly proclaimed she “got to finally be like a normal kid again.”

The 15-year-old Letcher girl, playing on the Sanborn Central/Woonsocket girls basketball team, scored her first varsity basket during a Class B state tou…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Our View: Take it slow as school resumes this week in Dickinson

August 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

Do you remember how excited and nervous you were for your first day of school? Every year was different, from kindergarten through high school. Then came the year you were old enough to ride your new bike and, years later, when you drove yourself to …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

OUR VIEW: Week in review: the best, worst

August 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

CHEERS to the work that’s fi nally being done to tear down the old Veterans of Foreign Wars building. That eyesore has been standing on Mitchell’s Main street for far too long. We’re glad work started to demolish that building last week, and we…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

OUR VIEW: Week in review: the best, worst

July 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

HISSES to a nasty storm over the weekend that caused damage and power outages to areas near Corsica, Stickney and Armour.

Saturday morning, hail, rain and wind blasted through the area and several homes, businesses and even a ballpark in Corsica w…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

OUR VIEW: Don’t bring brucellosis with bison

July 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

We have a deep appreciation of bison, those symbols of the American West that have played such a prominent part in the history and culture of South Dakota.

It’s with great pride that we note South Dakota’s leading role in the preservation of bison…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com