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Ho, ho, ho! SantaCon is coming to New York
A teen fired up Facebook Live from the highway. Moments later, everyone in her car was dead.
State's congressional delegation aims to enact GOP wish list
Prudential investigating Wells Fargo partnership after scandal
AgweekTV: Sweet crops
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
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Klobuchar on Obama's renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Heritage Foundation publishes report criticizing sections of 2014 Farm Bill
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
Tiger men grab road win at Hastings
Bison ground game, stingy defense defeat South Dakota State in quarterfinals
Hastings knocks off No. 1 Tiger women
Pairings set for Huron Holiday Classic basketball games
Second half lifts Mitchell Christian past Iroquois
Harrison woman celebrates 80th birthday
Armour woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple married in Aug. 12 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 95 years
Couple plans Jan. 6 wedding
Alvin V. Hoekman
James F. Hinrichs
Doris D. Mebius
Carroll M. Hunstad
LETTER: Public opinion will decide fate of technology
LETTER: 2016 election taught SD citizens a lot
WOSTER: The orbit that made the moon landing possible
The price of listening and hearing fatigue
ACT’s “A Christmas Story, The Musical” delights audiences with familiar, beloved characters
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
Wiltz: Buck fever? Can't say I've been afflicted
Wiltz: Thankful in all forms during hunting season
Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
SD deer elusive after EHD outbreak
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
June 29, 2015
Devils Lake grad gets award for pro hockey officiating
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. (AP) — A 1990 graduate of Devils Lake High School has won an award for his officiating in a mid-level professional hockey league. Scott Senger was honored by fellow East Coast Hockey League officials earlier this month with the Ryan Birmingham Memorial Award,...
June 29, 2015 - 11:42am
May 21, 2015
SDSU professor to get governor's agriculture award in July
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota State University Professor Bob Thaler might be the luckiest man in Deadwood on July 10. The South Dakota Department of Agriculture announced Wednesday that Thaler will be awarded the 2015 Governor's Ag Ambassador award that day at the Governor's Agricultural...
May 21, 2015 - 1:24pm