Man who beat girlfriend’s dog to death in Mitchell is sentenced
MITCHELL, S.D.–A man who beat a dog to death at a Mitchell residence last year was sentenced to 90 days in jail on Tuesday. Twenty five year old Aaron Hacecky pleaded guilty to one count of cruelty to an animal. On July 30, 2023, officers were dispatched to a...
The coldest February in Sanborn County history—and the warmest
Stacker compiled a list of the warmest and coldest Februaries in each county's history using data from the National Centers for Environmental Information.
Experience the Magic of Mitchell: Top 5 Pubs You Must Visit
This article presents a guide to five noteworthy pubs located in Mitchell. Have you had the chance to visit any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear about your experiences! Please share your thoughts and comments below:
Highschool Basketball | 01 March St. Mary Boys Game Notice
The St. Mary Boys Basketball team will have a Playoff game with Bridgewater/Emery(Emery, SD) on 01 March, 2024, 7:30 PM. As of now, Cardinals has won 4 games and lost 4 games, and the winning rate is 0.5.
Abbott House seeks parents for new Sioux Falls foster homes
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO)–The Abbott House has served orphans in the Mitchell area for more than 80 years. But for the past two decades, their residential treatment program has also expanded to therapeutic foster homes in Mitchell and Rapid City. Two such homes are now set to open in Sioux Falls this spring, as long as there are parents willing to run them.
A Culinary Journey Through Mitchell: 5 Sandwiches to Savor
In this article, we explore five must-try sandwiches in Mitchell. Have you had the pleasure of tasting any of these yet? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below.
Region Boys Basketball Quarterfinals Results – February 27
No. 1 Parkston 68, No. 8 Kimball/White Lake 56 – Brycen Bruening had 22 points, while Will Jodozi had 12 points and 10 rebounds. No. 5 Sanborn Central/Woonsocket 48, No. 4 Platte-Geddes 43 – Jeff Boschee with 22 points and nine rebounds. No. 7 Bon Homme 48, No....
Mitchell ties high temperature of 69 degrees set in 1896
MITCHELL, S.D. (MITCHELLNOW) Mitchell did tie a record high temperature for February 26th. The high of 69 degrees had been set in 1896. Mitchell’s high temperature fell short of the forecasted high of 73, but it did climb enough to tie the record. Mitchell also set a record for warmest average temperature throughout the day and night at 51.5 degrees. Our temperature is expected to gradually fall today, tonight, and into the overnight, and a wind advisory is in effect until 6 PM.
Mitchell School Board room re-model
The home of the Mitchell School Board has undergone a makeover. Superintendent Joe Childs says it started with the board table…. Plus large view screens….. And new, more comfortable chairs for those attending. See for your self at the next Mitchell School Board meeting set for March 11th...
Local Sports 2-29-24
Yankton Gazelles Basketball travels to Mitchell tomorrow night for a SoDak 16 matchup with the Kernels. Yankton fell to Mitchell in overtime when the two teams met earlier this season. The winner of Friday’s affair will advance to the Class AA State Tournament. Tipoff from the Corn Palace is...
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Barington and Smith to run for re-election to Mitchell City Council
Mitchell, S.D. (MITCHELL NOW) Two longtime Mitchell City Council members will run for re-election this June. Ward 3 Councilman Marty Barington and Ward 4 Councilman Jeff Smith have served since 2006. Their seats are up for grabs in June, as are the seats of Ward 1 Councilman Dan Sabers and Ward 2 Councilman Kevin McCardle. It is not known whether Sabers and McCardle plan to run for re-election. However, during a heated exchange with Mayor Bob Everson at last week’s Mitchell City Council meeting, McCardle hinted that he may run for the mayor’s seat, which is also up for election in June. Those seeking to run for Mitchell City Council or mayor can take out petitions on Friday from City Hall. The petitions must be returned with enough valid signatures by 5 PM on Monday, March 26th. The city election is scheduled for June 4th.
More than $53,000 raised during 21st Annual Mitchell Community Scholarship Fund Radiothon
MITCHELL, S.D. (MITCHELLNOW) Mitchell High School seniors and Mitchell Christian School seniors will receive scholarship funds in the amount of $53,100. That’s how much was raised during the 21st Annual Mitchell Community Scholarship Fund Radiothon. The funds go to any senior at Mitchell High or Mitchell Christian who continues his or her education after high school.
Mitchell’s Friend de Coup wins grand champion award at Crusader Classic
MITCHELL, S.D. (MITCHELLNOW) The Mitchell High School Friend de Coup show choir was the grand champion at the Crusader Classic held at Bishop Heelan High School in Sioux City over the weekend. Fifteen show choirs participated. Sioux City East placed second and Millard West of Nebraska finished third. In addition to the grand champion finish, Mitchell won best vocals, best choreography, best band, and best crew. Max Bruguier was named outstanding soloist. Friend de Coup has a weekend off before competing in the Wheaton Warrenville South Choral Classic in Wheaton, Illinois on March 9th.
Davison County Commission to receive 4-H update at Tuesday meeting
MITCHELL, S.D. (MITCHELLNOW) The Davison County Commission meets this morning at 9 AM at the North Offices Building on North Main Street in Mitchell. The commission will receive a 4-H office update. Also on the agenda is to sign a 4-H Memorandum of Understanding with SDSU Extension. Today’s Davison County Commission meeting is open to the public. The agenda can be found here: https://www.davisoncounty.org/agendas-minutes/commission-agenda-and-minutes/.
Sanborn County celebrates a new addition to its 4-H building
Sanborn County 4H celebrated the completion of a new addition to its current 4H building during an open house Saturday. Paula Larson-Linke is a member of the building committee. She says the push for the 6,200 square -foot addition kicked into gear year a couple of years ago with a $100,000 commitment from the Sanborn County Commission….
Spice Up Your Life: Discover 3 Outstanding Mexican Restaurants in Mitchell
This article presents three enticing Mexican restaurants located in Mitchell. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences. Please feel free to leave your comments below!
Noah Williamson Of Sheridan HS Signs NLI To Play Football At Dakota Wesleyan University
A Sheridan Bronc senior is hoping to beef up the defensive line at the collegiate level. Noah Williamson has signed his National Letter Of Intent (NLI) to play football at Dakota Wesleyan University located in Mitchell, South Dakota. This past football season he had 22 tackles, including 7 tackles for...
Mitchell High School construction is progressing well thanks to mild winter
Progress is ongoing with the Mitchell High School construction project. Superintendent Joe Childs says it’s going extremely well…. He recently toured the construction site and spoke with some of the workers…. Childs is inviting the community to drive by…. He says delivery of materials appears to...
O'Gorman girls finish perfect season against Mitchell, Kernel boys top Knights
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (Dakota News Now) - The Mitchell Kernel basketball teams have been having remarkable seasons that have seen them ranked at or near the top of AA, and each ended their regular season with a good test for the postseason with a doubleheader at O’Gorman on Friday night.