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Central SD farmer sees 4-year drought 'rotation'
Area baseball roundup: Salem picks up Cornbelt League win
Players buying in on Kernel basketball rebuild
Small College Basketball Hall of Fame to induct Don Meyer
Post 18 piles up the hits, downs Sioux Falls West 11-2
FCA football camp in Mitchell July 12
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Leona "Onie" Kost
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Keillor: Partying with the engineers
Parenting Perspectives: A moment in the mind of a mom
Wiltz: The need-to-know on SD's deer seasons
Wiltz: Could you have been a good mountain man?
Wiltz: Dealing with out-of-state anglers
Reclaiming habitat for SD's largest fish
Wiltz: With outdoors trips, a Plan B is good
Bob & Anna Graumann
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