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Jan 11

Maren, OD, FGL and more have country’s most anticipated albums of 2019, according to “Billboard”

ABC/Image Group LAWhat do Florida Georgia Line, Old Dominion and Maren Morris have in common with Madonna, Backstreet Boys, and Kanye West? Well, for one thing, they’re on Billboard’s all-genre rundown of “The 40 Most Anticipated Albums of 2019.” For some titles on the list like Cody Johnson’s Ain’t Nothin’ to It and Cassadee Pope’s Stages, you won’t have to wait very long. Cody’s major label debut, which follows …

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Apr 25

Mitchell convenience store robbery suspect arrested in Iowa

Mitchell Police say eighteen-year-old convenience store robbery suspect Montez McClain is in custody. “Police in Davenport, Iowa happen to notice him at a pharmacy and then arrested him without incident,” said Lieutenant Don Everson. He says McClain apparently left Mitchell following an April 12th robbery at Easy Come Easy Go. Court documents say he got …

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Apr 23

Mitchell High Art students competing for $75,000 prize

A group of Mitchell High School art students is in the running for a $75,000 prize and needs your help. Art Teacher Marica Shannon says Mitchell is one of 50 schools competing in the Van’s Custom Culture contest. It’s national high school customization competition using blank Vans shoes to be customized around specific themes. This …

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Apr 15

KORN News Radio recognized for excellence in broadcast journalism

For the nineteenth consecutive year the Midwest Broadcast Journalists Association honored KORN News Radio 1490 with its Eric Sevareid Awards. KORN News Radio earned 1st Place honors for Newscast and Documentary Special, plus three Awards of Merit for Talk/Public Affairs, Soft Feature and Best Use of Audio in Small Market Radio. Numerous radio and television …

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Mar 24

Wingapalooza a big winner

Mitchell’s Wingapalooza found a new home at the Corn Palace this year and wings fans followed with more than 500 people wolfing down the best chicken wings in town. Mitchell Main Street and Beyond’s Jen Johnston says this is the organization’s largest fund-raiser. Eleven teams competed for the title of Mitchell’s best wings. The Moose …

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Mar 18

Authorities investigating posible threat to Parkston Schools

Authorities are investigating a possible threat to Parkston Schools. Police Chief Corrinna Wagner says the district received a threat late Saturday night. She says Parkston Police, the Hutchinson County Sheriff’s Office, South Dakota Division of Criminal Investigation and the FBI are involved in the investigation. Wagner says at this time there is no apparent danger …

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Mar 10

Three people die in a Saturday morning crash near Parkston

Three people died just before seven o’clock Saturday morning in a two-vehicle crash four miles south of Parkston.  The South Dakota Department of Public Safety says a car was northbound on Highway 37 when the driver lost control on the ice-covered road. The vehicle went across the center line and collided with a southbound semi …

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Mar 03

Davison County Jail looking for escaped prisoner

The Davison County Sheriff’s office is looking for an escaped prisoner. 40 year old Jeremy James Moore failed to return to the Davison County Jail after his court ordered furlough, outside of the jail. He was released at 10:30 AM on Friday and failed to return at the required time later that day as ordered. …

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Feb 23

Mitchell Police investigating a woman’s death

On Friday, 02-23-2018, at approx. 10:27 a.m.  The Mitchell Department of Public Safety received a report of an unresponsive woman who was outside of a residence located on the 1000 block of N. Langdon St.   Responding Officers found a deceased 49-year-old female who was outside, within feet of her residence.    There appears to be no …

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Feb 22

Mount Vernon C-store victim of short change scam

The Davison County Sheriff’s Office is asking for your help in finding a scam artist. The Sheriff’s Office Facebook page reports that on Tuesday, a person entered Westy’s One-Stop in Mount Vernon and began talking with the clerk. At the end of the conversation the suspect left the store and it was discovered the business …

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