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Multiple agencies report Presho fire chief killed battling fire

Attendees of a benefit for Tara Bainbridge eat a supper for a free will offering on Saturday at Boogs & Co. in Parkston. Bainbridge has stage four non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. (Caitlynn Peetz/Republic)
Parkston banding together for Tara Bainbridge
October 16, 2017 - 8:09am
Presho Fire Chief Donny Manger, center, hugs Amber Diehm, of Presho, during a benefit earlier this year. (Republic file photo)
Multiple agencies report Presho fire chief killed battling fire
October 15, 2017 - 10:12pm
A 3-year-old playing near an ice cream shop disappeared into a grease pit and drowned
October 16, 2017 - 1:44pm
Police lights. (Republic file photo)
Cattle killed, Interstate 90 closed for several hours after Saturday crash
October 15, 2017 - 4:02pm
Mitchell board seeks more input on ‘Gary Munsen Court’
October 16, 2017 - 8:09pm
Area volleyball roundup: Platte-Geddes tops Tripp-Delmont/Armour in five sets
October 16, 2017 - 10:45pm
Inmate who killed trooper dies in prison
October 16, 2017 - 9:24am
File photo of Colin Kaepernick speaking at a news conference in New Orleans, Jan. 30, 2013. (AJ Mast/The New York Times)
Kaepernick files collusion grievance
October 15, 2017 - 8:25pm
Richard E. Feterl
October 16, 2017 - 9:40pm
President Donald Trump speaks on tax reform in Harrisburg, Pa., on Oct. 11, 2017. Trump took his campaign for tax cuts to another key battleground state on Wednesday in search of elusive Democratic votes as he argued that his plan would benefit middle-class Americans, like truck drivers, more than it would help his fellow business tycoons. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
The average American family will get $4,000 from tax cuts, Trump team says
October 16, 2017 - 8:25am
Woonsocket/Wessington Springs/Sanborn Central's Trent Kingsbury (14) looks for an open teammate against Winner on Oct. 14 in Wessington Springs. (Ryan Deal / Republic)
Week of Oct. 16 S.D. prep football and volleyball Polls
October 16, 2017 - 5:00pm
Monday need-to-know: 5 stories
October 16, 2017 - 9:51am
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) is carted off the field as the Packers defense takes the field during a game against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017, at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. Matt Gade / Forum News Service
Packers' Mike McCarthy calls Vikings' hit on Aaron Rodgers 'an illegal act'
October 16, 2017 - 6:30pm
The Davison County Public Safety Center serves as the home for county lockup. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Davison County Magistrate Court for Sept. 11 to 25
October 15, 2017 - 7:00am
Kenneth A. Hohn
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Craig Ryan Steinke is the owner and interior designer for Craig Ryans. (Matt Gade / Republic)

Craig Steinke's catchphrase for his store is "unique and different."

When describing his home decor business — called Craig Ryans — that's his go-to characterization. But it's more than just ...

Jason Bates, an owner of the Brew Parlor, brought a unique combination of brews, liquor, games and haircuts to Mitchell's Main Street. (Evan Hendershot / Republic)

Backed by a unique edge unlike anything around, Jason Bates is hoping his new business is a cut above the rest.

The Brew Parlor opened on Main Street in August, ...

Ashley and Kyle Baker laugh with one another before posing for a photo with their children, Hallie and Hudson, in their pumpkin patch west of Mount Vernon. Called Baker Pumpkin Patch, their business has been open to the public for five years and in operation for 10 years. (Sara Bertsch / Republic)

MOUNT VERNON — Sitting on his father's lap, 4-year-old Hudson Baker smiled as their tractor came to a stop at the end of the pumpkin patch.

Hopping off, Hudson ran ...

Photographs from Phyllis Salmen's past lay on the table as Dakota Wesleyan University senior Dylan Dethlefsen  interviews Salmen on Tuesday morning in her apartment at Wesley Acres. (Matt Gade / Republic)

A new learning style at Dakota Wesleyan University will allow the stories of Mitchell's senior residents to be shared worldwide.

Recently, Dakota Wesleyan has incorporated community-based learning into curriculum. And ...

Joshua Cimpl watches as a plane prepares to land Sunday morning at Mitchell Municipal Airport. (Caitlynn Peetz/Republic)

A program geared toward teaching youth how to pilot their own airplanes is taking flight in Mitchell.

Dakota Flight Center recently completed a $50,000 renovation project at the George McGovern ...

Brooke Veurink, Amy Muth, Shawna Huls and Jenna Stroup — all from Mitchell — attended the Route 91 Harvest Festival on Sunday night in Las Vegas where gunfire erupted. (Submitted photo)

Screams of joy soon became screams of terror.

Smiling and singing along with Jason Aldean as he performed "When She Says Baby" at the Route 91 Harvest Festival, Brooke Veurink, ...

Jerry Rubendall, center, was surprised by Poet Biorefining employees at the plant near Mitchell in honor of his 11 years on the company's board of directors. Rubendall is stepping down from the board, and played an integral role in bringing the plant to the Mitchell area. (Evan Hendershot / Republic)

If not for Jerry Rubendall, Poet's presence in Mitchell may have remained a pipedream.

What started as a group of investors each throwing $200 into a hat to hire a ...

Bennett Namanny, center in green, gets a group hug from his fellow Kimball students on Monday. Bennett will undergo a heart valve replacement surgery on Wednesday in Omaha, Nebraska. (Matt Gade / Republic)

KIMBALL — Kimball students have heart.

On Monday, a sea of red overtook Kimball High School with more than 150 students wearing the bright crimson to show support for one ...

Jordan Buchholz, a Dakota Wesleyan University alumnus, teaches in a school for AsOne Ministries, which helps communities in Rwanda and Uganda. (Photo courtesy of Andrew DeVaney)

One trip to Rwanda and then Uganda, and Andrew DeVaney was changed.

The Dakota Wesleyan University graduate traveled to the countries twice while in college, and became close friends with ...

Old West Trading Post, in Oacoma, will close in October after 20 years of business. (Submitted photo)

OACOMA — After 20 years in business, the owners of Oacoma's Old West Trading Post are closing up shop.

But they're not leaving the antique business completely.

Old West Trading ...

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