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1980s

March 21, 2014
People flood Mitchell's Main Street for what may have been a Crazy Days event in this 1980s file photograph. (Daily Republic file photo)
During '80s, downtown transitioned from cafes, retailers to niche stores, coffee shops
March 21, 2014 - 8:12pm
March 9, 2014
LETTER: Reagan did not help farmers in '80s
March 9, 2014 - 9:41pm
1986: Watershed election for South Dakota
March 9, 2014 - 11:39am
1980s politics: The players
March 9, 2014 - 11:17am
March 1, 2014
LETTER: Reagan supported farmers during crisis
March 1, 2014 - 9:24pm
Population decline hits rural areas hard
March 1, 2014 - 7:35am
February 21, 2014
Warrant will perform as the final act during Saturday's Rockfest event at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. (Publicity image)
Rock 'n' roll high school reunion
February 21, 2014 - 10:20pm
February 14, 2014
The crowd at a South Dakota Farm Alliance Rally on Feb. 12, 1985, that brought a reported 6,000 people to Pierre and convinced the entire state Legislature to go to Washington, D.C., to lobby for the state's farm community. (Daily Republic file photo)
1980S SERIES: Farm crisis unites a state
February 14, 2014 - 12:56pm
February 8, 2014
Davison County Deputy Doug Kirkus, right, writes down a few final remarks after a fatal accident between a school bus and motorcycle. The 29-year-old motorcycle driver was killed Aug. 31, 1983, after colliding with the side of an Ethan school bus on Highway 37 south of Mitchell. (Daily Republic file photo)
1980s crime: From 8-tracks to stun guns
February 8, 2014 - 7:07am
February 2, 2014
People flood Mitchell's Main Street for what may have been a Crazy Days event in this 1980s file photograph. (Daily Republic file photo)
GALLERY: 1980s images
February 2, 2014 - 10:07am
February 1, 2014
Icicles cover the rubble of The Rink, a Mitchell roller-skating facility, Jan. 30, 1985, after a fire destroyed the building. (Republic file photo)
Mitchell's roller-skating culture vanished after 1985 fire
February 1, 2014 - 7:16am
January 25, 2014
TUPPER: Daily Republic series explores impact of 1980s - the decade that made us
January 25, 2014 - 7:10am
This image from The Daily Republic's photo negatives archive was in an envelope dated 1983. No identification was found for what appear to be students using a Commodore PET, a personal computer produced in 1977 by Commodore International. (Daily Republic file photo)
Daily life transformed by technological innovations of 1980s
January 25, 2014 - 6:43am
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