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Dick Gregory, cutting-edge satirist and uncompromising activist, dies at 84
Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club loses its ninth big charity event this week
Boston march against hate speech avoids Charlottesville chaos
Donations raise questions over upcoming Sioux Falls TIF vote
City may donate South Dakota land to National Park Service
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Americans keep crushing it with their 401(k)s
Can melted cheese be Chipotle's savior?
Sony inks deal to sell PlayStation Vue internet TV service through small cable operators
Truckers, hay wanted to help aid drought-stricken livestock producers in region
Weather, ag economy play role in lower Dakotafest attendance
Wheat falls to contract lows on fund selling; soy gains
Wisconsin officials act to help Northern Plains drought
2 agriculture groups in Dakotas to vote on merger
Twins hall inductee Michael Cuddyer on umpires, chemistry, Byron Buxton
Berrios, Twins shut out Diamondbacks
Cook moves closer to being starter
South Dakota Prep Media Football Poll: How They Fared
Pressure to win: Prep football coaching tenure decreasing in South Dakota
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
Pauline A. Hrdlicka
Trump terrible, but Democrats impotent
Gazpacho refreshes on a summer day
LETTER: A plan for removing the Robert E. Lee Sculpture
LETTER: Wall Street caused a national security crisis
Anniversary trip brings clarity on marriage
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
Wiltz: A legendary bungled archery hunt
Pheasants Forever, biologists looking for businesses to help fund more public hunting land
James and Karen Geppert
July 31, 2013
Wednesday's sports briefs: 7/31/13
Weber wins, Bormann second at SDGA Junior Championship By The Daily Republic WATERTOWN -- Parkston's Sydney Weber claimed the 14-15 girls' title at the SDGA Junior Championship Tuesday. Weber shot a two-round total of 156, which was 20 shots ahead of Brooke Piearson, of Brookings,...
July 31, 2013 - 12:43am
July 30, 2013
Mismatched rail to be leveled
The South Dakota Department of Transportation is leveling out the Mitchell to Rapid City rail line. When the MRC line was rebuilt last year...
July 30, 2013 - 8:22pm
July 29, 2013
Plankinton, Miller earn state amateur berths
PLANKINTON -- Plankinton upset top-seeded Wessington Springs 7-5 in 11 innings Saturday. Plankinton earned a state-tournament berth and a spot...
July 29, 2013 - 12:20am
July 24, 2013
Sequestration furloughs affect Mitchell, Chamberlain Guard
Furloughs starting next month will affect 55 South Dakota National Guard employees in Mitchell and Chamberlain. According to Terry Ommen, a Guard spokesman, 47 of the Guard's employees in Mitchell and another eight in Chamberlain will be forced to take unpaid days off beginning...
July 24, 2013 - 7:00am
Re-enactment video will be allowed at murder trial
CHAMBERLAIN -- Prosecutors will be allowed to use a video reenactment of the death of a Mitchell woman as evidence against the man accused of...
July 24, 2013 - 6:35am
July 23, 2013
Pony Hills District Tournament opens Thursday
Consistency has worked for the Wessington Springs amateur baseball team this summer. The Owls played their way to first in the Pony Hills league...
July 23, 2013 - 11:46pm
July 22, 2013
Prosecution: Killer lured victim with kitten claim
CHAMBERLAIN -- A 26-year-old Mitchell woman was killed by her fiance because she was going to end their relationship, according to recently filed...
July 22, 2013 - 7:15pm
2 boys ranch runaways caught near Kennebec after vehicle chase
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Authorities say two runaways from a Sioux Falls-area ranch for troubled boys have been caught after leading authorities on chases involving a stolen vehicle. The Argus Leader reports that the boys were apprehended Monday morning in Lyman County. Lyman County...
July 22, 2013 - 2:24pm
July 20, 2013
This weekend's sports briefs: 7/20/13
Wesleyan women add final recruit By The Daily Republic JuJu Berryhill is the final recruit on the upcoming year's roster for the Dakota Wesleyan University women's basketball team, it was announced Friday. Berryhill, of Rialto, Calif., averaged 16.2 points, 8.6 rebounds and 8.2...
July 20, 2013 - 12:00am
July 18, 2013
Red beats Blue in SD All-Star game
ABERDEEN -- Whether competing for a Super Bowl or just simply trying to win an All-Star game, football comes down to making plays and on Wednesday night at Swisher Field, the Red squad made a few more than the Blue. From scoring on extra points, to converting on key third-down situations,...
July 18, 2013 - 12:27am
July 15, 2013
Pair of accidents reported near Chamberlain on I-90
CHAMBERLAIN -- Authorities responded to a pair of accidents Saturday on Interstate 90 near Chamberlain. In the first accident at 11:39 a.m., said Highway Patrol Trooper Justin Schmiedt, a westbound sport utility vehicle carrying a male and female left the roadway and rolled near...
July 15, 2013 - 4:10am
July 13, 2013
Slain woman's mother in dispute with state
CHAMBERLAIN -- The mother of a slain Mitchell woman is engaged in a dispute with state government officials over compensation from a fund set up for crime victims. In April, Agnes Clement, of Chamberlain, applied for financial assistance from the Crime Victim's Compensation ...
July 13, 2013 - 12:45pm
Slain victim's mother tries to 'go on'
CHAMBERLAIN -- Agnes Clement will never forget her daughter's sunny disposition. "All I think about is the smile on her face," she said. "No...
July 13, 2013 - 7:37am
July 11, 2013
Comments sought for proposed casino near Chamberlain
OACOMA -- The clock is running on whether South Dakota gets its first tribal casino outside the established boundary of a reservation. The U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs this week began requesting comments about the proposal by the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe for a casino at Oacoma along...
July 11, 2013 - 7:30am
July 2, 2013
Wednesday's sports briefs: 7/3/13
Bormann wins Midwest Junior Championship By The Daily Republic DES MOINES, Iowa -- Parkston's Sydney Bormann won the Midwest Junior Championship on the final hole Tuesday at the Wakonda Club in Des Moines, Iowa. Bormann recorded a 158 to beat Kenzie Wright, of Frisco, Texas, who...
July 2, 2013 - 11:36pm