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Friday, March 27 2015
Nation Pawn Co. in Mitchell would like to announce the promotion of Kristi Battes to store manager of the Mitchell, SD store. Her new store hours will be Mon, Tue, Thurs 10am-5pm, Fri. 10am-6pm, Sat. 10am to 4pm, closed Wed and Sun. Stop by and help us welcome Kristi to her new position!
Categories: Member Moment, Economic, Press Release
Friday, March 20 2015
Mitchell Technical Institute has reached the top of a well respected list of the 50 best online associate degree programs in the country. The list, compiled by BestColleges.com, uses several factors including admissions, enrollment, retention and graduation data. MTI currently offers six completely online programs including Administrative Office Specialist; Advanced Medical Imaging; Medical ...read more
Categories: Community, Member Moment
Monday, March 16 2015
Mitchell , SD - United Blood Services has named Abbie Titze, Donor Recruitment Representative, as a Top Performer for her professional contributions to the community blood program within its Dakotas Region. Titze has worked for United Blood Services for six years in Mitchell and the surrounding communities. She is responsible for donor outreach, community relations, and educating the community on ...read more
Categories: Community, Member Moment, Monday Memo Article, Press Release
Tuesday, March 10 2015
March 10, 2015 Are We There Yet? Time is relative, which can be proven with any long drive accompanied by small children. According to the adult timeline, the drive is moving along smoothly; while simultaneously, according to the timeline of the youth, the whole trip is waaaaay into overtime and should have ended before it began. As SB 1 was approved unanimously by the House State Affairs ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Political, Community
Thursday, March 05 2015
March 4, 2015 Comparative Negligence – Squeaks Out of Committee Heading to the full Senate looking for grease Friday’s issue of Capitol-ism focused on HB 1103 Stevens R-Yankton – A bill that would change how comparative negligence is determined in South Dakota law. Currently, the law in this state says a person cannot sue other people if a plaintiff is “more than ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Political, General News Article
Wednesday, March 04 2015
The Fulton State Bank would like to announce that Lee Schroeder has been promoted to Executive Officer. Lee has been part of the Fulton State Bank team since 1997. He has demonstrated his leadership abilities at Fulton State Bank in Fulton since day one. He is an active member of the community. If he isn’t at work, you will probably find him at a basketball, baseball, football, Knights of ...read more
Categories: Community, Monday Memo Article, Member Moment, Press Release
Friday, February 27 2015
February 27, 2015 Highway Funding Focuses on SB 1 User based fees plus property taxes Could double state funding of roads, bridges, and highways It’s the Governor’s language and the Interim Committee’s bill number and it is the bill that will increase taxes to raise money to improve highways, bridges and roads. There was some general twitching and a bit of angst when the House ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Political, Press Release
Tuesday, February 24 2015
February 23, 2015 Business Day an Enormous Success Business Caucus – Business Leaders Address Issues of the Day The 39 th Annual Business Day at the Legislature was a success! Each Business Day at the Legislature is designed to bring business leaders to the Capitol to discuss issues of the day with lawmakers and give those business leaders enough background and orientation on the nuances of ...read more
Categories: Economic, Chamber, Political
Monday, February 16 2015
Special Report – Career Education How Best to Govern the Technical Institutes? Things are getting technical as legislature focuses on technical institutes . As the saying goes, “If you can remember the 60s, you weren’t really there.” The 1960s were chaotic, turbulent and fast paced compared to the 50s. Looking back, the 60s were not all that different from the 50s in terms ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Political, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, February 10 2015
February 9, 2015 Responsibility and Negligence HB 1103 – to revise comparative negligence . South Dakota law currently says people are not allowed to sue other people if they are more than “slightly” responsible for the damage to themselves. As an example, someone hurt in a car accident might not be able to sue the owner of the parked car she hit when it is discovered she had ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Political, General News Article
Tuesday, January 27 2015
Top7 Intelligent Communities of 2015 named by Intelligent Community Forum New York, New York – January 22, 2015 - The Intelligent Community Forum announced the Top7 Intelligent Communities of 2015 earlier today in an online event hosted by Finland’s former Minister of Communications, Suvi Linden. The Top7 list included cities and towns from 5 different nations, three communities from ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Economic, Press Release
Monday, January 26 2015
Dr. Jennifer M. Verurink will be joining our team in 2015!! Dr. Jennifer is a graduate of The University of Nebraska School of Dentistry and her and her husband Eric are the proud parents of twin boys Finn and Sawyer. We are very excited to have them join us and help us serve our patients and friends in Mitchell and surrounding communities. Please feel free to call or stop by the office to ask ...read more
Categories: Community, Member Moment, Press Release
Wednesday, October 22 2014
Mitchell, South Dakota Named ICF Smart21 Community for Third Year Intelligent Community Forum Announces World’s Smart21 Communities of 2015 Mitchell, SD – October 22, 2014 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Intelligent Community Forum has once again named Mitchell as one of the world’s Smart21 Communities of 2015, marking the third consecutive year Mitchell has earned the distinction. ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Press Release