City leaders in Mitchell have decided to leave the issue of texting while driving in the hands of state lawmakers.
Mayor Ken Tracy had suggested that Mitchell consider following the lead of Sioux Falls and ban texting while driving, but the City Council voted Monday to instead urge the Legislature next year to enact a statewide ban.
The city of Huron also is considering a ban, and Watertown's city attorney has been asked to draft a proposal for discussion.
Most Popular Today
Sanford And First PREMIER Bank Hosting Concert For Employees
Rosholt Ethanol Plant Operating After 18 Months
- 3.Your Money Matters
- 4.Your Money Matters
Help For Money Troubles
- 5.Livestock, Meetings & Events
Cattle Spooked By LifeLight Noise
- 6.Health Care
SD, Other States Settle Lawsuit Against Omnicare
Downtown Development: Pedestrian Mall To Road Diet
Sioux Falls Ranked High For Job Seekers Over 50
Friday Morning Business Brief
Friday Afternoon Business Brief