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Nebraska state troopers announced that they seized 118 pounds of fentanyl last month. MUST CREDIT: Nebraska State Patrol
Inside a semi-truck in Nebraska, troopers found enough fentanyl to kill 26 million people
May 25, 2018 - 11:18am
Sioux Falls man arrested day after fatal hit and run on a gravel road
May 24, 2018 - 10:16pm
Ryan Martin
May 25, 2018 - 12:47pm
Bankruptcies between May 17 and May 23
May 25, 2018 - 12:11pm
DeWayne Erickson
May 25, 2018 - 12:37pm
Tara Volesky. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Cheaper lake option offered at Volesky forum
May 25, 2018 - 8:18am
South Dakota teen awaiting crash sentence to skip graduation
May 25, 2018 - 10:38am
Authorities aren't sure what, exactly, this wolflike creature is that was shot in Montana. MUST CREDIT: Montana Fish, Wildlife and Park - Region 4.
A wolflike creature was stalking livestock in Montana. Authorities have no idea what it is.
May 25, 2018 - 12:33pm
Winner-Colome's Reed Harter, right, scores on a wild pitch as Alexandria Angels' pitcher Tyson Gau applies the tag in the third inning of a Sunshine League game on Thursday in Alexandria. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Amateur baseball roundup: Alexandria holds off Pheasants
May 24, 2018 - 11:13pm
Rancher gets 3 months to shoot or drown thousands of rodents
May 24, 2018 - 3:53pm
Florida man pleads guilty in fatal South Dakota crash
May 25, 2018 - 10:59am
Jack Thurman, a Mitchell native and marine during World War II who was at Iwo Jima, looks at a display of historical references to Thurman's time during WWII. (Matt Gade / Republic)
The flag of Iwo Jima and the 'Gung Ho' photo
May 25, 2018 - 8:05am
Tracy Beck, with Marcy Construction Company of St. Louis Park, Minn., works on rebar as part of the construction for Poet's new pellet facility on Wednesday at the Poet Biorefining north of Mitchell. (Matt Gade / Republic) play button
Pellet production leads to Poet's expansion
May 24, 2018 - 5:30am
Mitchell's Carly Haring competes in the girls' high jump at the First Dakota Relays on April 27 at Yankton's Williams Field. (James Cimburek / Yankton Press & Dakotan)
Raising the bar: Haring jumping for third state title
May 25, 2018 - 8:19am
Washington State Patrol / Facebook
Handgun lodges into front bumper of motorists vehicle while traveling
May 24, 2018 - 3:38pm

Inside The Daily Republic

Bridgewater-Emery's Sawyer Schultz is The Daily Republic's boys basketball player of the year. (Matt Gade / Republic)

EMERY—Sawyer Schultz is living in the moment.

The dynamic Bridgewater-Emery junior guard is in the midst of a outstanding career, which already includes a state championship and 1,295 career points. ...

McCook Central/Montrose's Morgan Koepsell is The Daily Republic's girls basketball player of the year. (Matt Gade / Republic)

SALEM — Morgan Koepsell learned some hard lessons during her basketball career.

She's come to appreciate every one of them — including her first game as a varsity basketball player ...

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