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$1.9M Aurora County Courthouse project receives positive public response
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Vehicle destroyed in fire in Howard
Muslims tell Minnesota Capitol gathering they feel more misunderstood now than ever before
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
NDSU researchers eyeball new ways to grow better beef
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
MCM's Koepsell named to Class A all-state first team
Catching up with former area athletes: Bormann named NSIC golfer of the week
UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
Eriksson Ek showing signs of improvement for Wild
Rule 5 pick Haley makes Twins roster
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Beverly Ann LeBeau
CLARK: Thanking our local physicians
OUR VIEW: Overcoming the wallop of construction
WOSTER: Smooth talkin' candidates
THUNE: The Department of Agriculture will be in good hands
DAUGAARD: A chance to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day
Wiltz: A fishing trip you might consider passing up
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Curtis and Linda Mueller
February 6, 2017
Corsica woman named 2017 Family Doctor of the Year
Dr. Marlys Luebke has been named the South Dakota Academy of Family Physicians 2017 Family Doctor of the Year. She is a family medicine physician from Corsica and is the first female to be named S.D. Family Doctor of the Year.
February 6, 2017 - 5:00pm
December 16, 2016
Mitchell banker receives company's top award
BankWest Regional President Ryan Huber was recently awarded his company's top award for community service and leadership. Earlier this month,...
December 16, 2016 - 3:19pm
December 7, 2016
Nominations for person of the year being sought
The Daily Republic is seeking nominations from readers for its fourth annual Person of the Year award. The award will be presented to the person...
December 7, 2016 - 8:47am
October 17, 2016
Davison County receives Gold Level award
On behalf of the South Dakota Public Assurance Alliance and the SDML Workers; Compensation fund, the employees of Davison County received a Gold level Loss Control Safety Achievement award at the annual South Dakota Association of County Officials Conference in Sioux Falls on Sept....
October 17, 2016 - 5:26pm
September 22, 2016
Mitchell woman among Spirit of Dakota 30th anniversary nominees
Eight outstanding women have been nominated by their communities to be honored at the Spirit of Dakota's 30th Anniversary Celebration and Award...
September 22, 2016 - 5:05pm
May 5, 2016
Daily Republic wins 15 Associated Press awards
The Daily Republic won four first-place awards and 15 overall in the Associated Press' Great Plains News and Photo Contest, it was announced...
May 5, 2016 - 3:16pm
April 7, 2016
Spirit of Rural Water Award presented
The South Dakota Association of Rural Water System posthumously awarded Bruce Alexander, longtime director of the Davison Rural Water System, with the Spirit of Rural Award on March 14 during the system's annual meeting. Accepting the award was his wife, Vonda Alexander. The Spirit...
April 7, 2016 - 10:44am
March 25, 2016
South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper up for national award
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper has been nominated for a national award for his efforts in saving two people last October. Trooper James Tedder is one of four finalists for the 2015 International Association of Chiefs of Police Motorola Trooper of the Year...
March 25, 2016 - 11:45am
March 14, 2016
Patrol honors Summit woman for actions at crash scene
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Highway Patrol has honored a Summit woman for her efforts to help the victim of a vehicle crash late last year in rural Grant County. Authorities say Kathleen Neyssen came across the crash and tended to the injured driver until emergency crews arrived,...
March 14, 2016 - 12:45pm
February 26, 2016
Infographic Contest winners announced
The Division of Career and Technical Education is proud to announce the winners of the 2016 Infographic Contest. This contest kicked off in October, and we were pleased to accept 112 qualifying entries. A panel of four judges evaluated the infographics based on different criteria...
February 26, 2016 - 10:59am
February 23, 2016
South Dakota 911 coordinator receives national award
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's 911 coordinator is being honored for her efforts to help establish a new statewide emergency communications network. Shawnie Rechtenbaugh of Pierre will receive the Government Leader Award Tuesday night in Washington, D.C. The award is being presented...
February 23, 2016 - 5:14pm
SD National Guard's Army Band named finalist for national supply award
The U.S. Army announced the South Dakota National Guard's 147th Army Band as one of two finalists for the Chief of Staff of the Army Supply Excellence Award. The national award recognizes Army units who demonstrate excellence in supply operations, property accountability and resource...
February 23, 2016 - 10:39am
October 2, 2015
State historical society museum director receives award
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota State Historical Society museum director has received an award from the Mountain Plains Museums Association for his service. The historical society says Jay Smith received the President's Award earlier this week. The association performs services...
October 2, 2015 - 5:28pm
August 23, 2015
2 SD women to receive award honoring their WWII service
PIERRE (AP) — Two South Dakota women are set to receive an award honoring their service in the Civil Air Patrol during World War II. South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard on Monday will present a bronze replica of the Congressional Gold Medal to WWII Civil Air Patrol veterans Lois...
August 23, 2015 - 11:18am
July 19, 2015
Central South Dakota bus driver wins national honor
PIERRE (AP) — The driving skills of a central South Dakota bus driver have been recognized at a national competition. The Capital Journal reports driver Adam Sharkey with the River Cities Public Transit earned fourth place at the annual National Community Transportation Roadeo....
July 19, 2015 - 1:07pm