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Graham-Cassidy bill would cut funding to 34 states, report shows
Charge: 'Super-drunk' boyfriend ran from crash that killed St. Thomas student
Central Minnesota lake neighbor fight turns more ugly as judge orders removal of cabin
Manafort offered to give Russian billionaire 'private briefings' on 2016 campaign
Finnish president visiting Minnesota this week
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
Nearly one-third of South Dakota winter wheat crop planted
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
Area growers sound off on Dicamba drift damage
Hope returns in crop forecast
Report: South Dakota corn, soybean crop to decline this year
Schoenfelder contributing on both sides for Kernels
Prep Focus: Person leads Cougars with team approach
Policy helps make Jackrabbits-Bison game a sell out
Little Tiger volleyball camp set for Saturday
Catching up with former area athletes: St. Pierre starting for ranked Cougars
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Larry R. Reimnitz
Jacob "Jack" Sandness
Donna Leah (Hildebrand) Hoing
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Savory spuds: Homegrown potatoes and fresh thyme combine in rustic side dish
WOSTER: Only one sound like Garth
OUR VIEW: The future of journalism
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
October 18, 2013
SDSU launching agribusiness-food systems center
BROOKINGS (AP) — South Dakota State University is launching a new center for agribusiness and food systems management. The center will focus on nutrition, food safety, food processing and business management.
October 18, 2013 - 6:18am
October 5, 2013
People for jobs: Manufacturers seek workers for $423 million local industry
How important is manufacturing to Mitchell’s economy? During the 2013 fiscal year — July 2012 through this past June — manufacturers...
October 5, 2013 - 8:48am
September 19, 2013
Rainstorm sends water leaking into Cabela's
America's foremost outfitter bore the brunt of a fast-moving, localized rain storm that dumped more than 2 inches of water on south Mitchell...
September 19, 2013 - 8:12pm
September 13, 2013
MOLLY GOLDSMITH: We can do it working together
In regards to Councilman Mel Olson's Sept. 9 editorial in The Daily Republic, Mitchell Main Street & Beyond couldn't agree more. Yes. We do need a plan to enhance our downtown. And MMS&B has one.
September 13, 2013 - 6:15pm
September 3, 2013
Study reports workers' wages stagnant this Labor Day
With the last Labor Day hot dogs and family outings finished, it's now back to work after Labor Day for South Dakota's and the nation's workers. However, for many this Labor Day week, a new study shows their wages have increased only pennies over past seven years. That's the conclusion...
September 3, 2013 - 7:00am
August 29, 2013
Three Mitchell businesses fail alcohol check
Three Mitchell businesses on Monday failed an alcohol compliance check by the South Central Alcohol Task Force. Jack’s Sinclair, Freedom Valu Center and M&H gas stations all had clerks who asked for a confidential informant’s identification but still sold alcohol to that person...
August 29, 2013 - 8:00pm
Cattle ranchers hope Aberdeen beef plant will reopen
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — North Dakota feedlot operator Jeff Kvamme (KWAH'-mee) sends his cattle 450 miles south to Dakota City, Neb. If the long-troubled Northern Beef Packers beef processing plant had achieved its grand plans, that trip would be a 150-mile jaunt down to the South...
August 29, 2013 - 12:01pm
SD career-readiness program has open spots
PIERRE -- Gov. Dennis Daugaard and the Legislature believed so much that career readiness certificates should become part of South Dakota's culture that they offered 4,000 free slots to school districts for a trial run in their high schools this academic year. So far, 25 districts,...
August 29, 2013 - 9:26am
August 21, 2013
No hearing Thursday in beef plant bankruptcy case
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A planned hearing on a South Dakota beef packing plant's request to obtain secured credit is off the calendar. Bankruptcy Judge Charles Nail in Sioux Falls had denied Northern Beef Packers' plan for post-petition financing and continued the hearing to Thursday,...
August 21, 2013 - 6:55pm
August 20, 2013
Deere forecasts farm revenue will fall on crop prices
CHICAGO -- Deere & Co. forecast a decline in U.S. farm revenue, a key indicator of agricultural-equipment sales, through 2014 as crop prices weaken. U.S. farm cash receipts will drop to $389.8 billion in 2013 and $379.7 billion next year from a record $402.1 billion last year, the...
August 20, 2013 - 8:35am
August 19, 2013
SD awards for work with people with disabilities
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard will present awards next month to people and businesses who have contributed to the rehabilitation and employment of people with disabilities. The award ceremony will be held Sept. 9 in Pierre. Daniel Hammett of Box Elder will...
August 19, 2013 - 10:09pm
USF looking for corporate partner
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The University of Sioux Falls, a private school in South Dakota's largest city, is looking for a corporate partner. President Mark Benedetto told the Argus Leader the company's logo would be on the school's stationery, on a marquee and on the athletic stadium....
August 19, 2013 - 9:00pm
August 18, 2013
Local Mary Kay dealer achieves sales honor
Jacque Schumacher, Mary Kay sales director, Mitchell, was honored as queen of sales as the top independent sales director in the court of personal...
August 18, 2013 - 4:18pm
August 16, 2013
Woelfel Diamonds attends national jewelry buying show in Ky.
Brad Jamison and Bryan Rickel from Woelfel Diamonds recently attended the 2013 Retail Jewelers Organization Fall Buying Show in Covington, Ky. The event, tabbed Gold Standard, allowed jewelers the opportunity to share business ideas, purchase new items at pre-negotiated prices and...
August 16, 2013 - 10:01pm
August 15, 2013
Pipe-maker operating in western South Dakota
RAPID CITY (AP) — A company that makes pipe for the energy industry is up and running in western South Dakota. WL Plastics in Rapid City is servicing the oil fields in North Dakota and Wyoming. It started operations in June and held an official ribbon-cutting ceremony this week....
August 15, 2013 - 9:05pm