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With health care bill dead, Republicans turn to taxes
As attacks continue, Brexit could hamper European counterterrorism efforts
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AgweekTV: Cattle stress study at NDSU
Roughly $1.9 million collected in 2016 from overloaded truck fines
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
AgweekTV: Cattle stress study at NDSU
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
NOEM: A diversity of issues impacting agriculture
Super Sophomore: Bridgewater-Emery’s Schultz named Republic player of the year
New England keeper Cropper has Minnesota roots
Relief prospect Chargois optioned to Triple-A
Boudreau won't be resting Wild stars
Berrios focused on claiming spot in Twins' rotation
'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
William "Bill" Mayer
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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
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Curtis and Linda Mueller
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. It's part of SDSU's economics and management program. The center...
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