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From sports to spring plays, Mitchell community attends events of all kinds
Students vie for prizes in welding contest
'Sidewalk to nowhere'
Platte's Bentz honored as SD's Doctor of the Year
Missing person located in Minnesota
McDonald's vows 'modern' makeover amid U.S. sales struggle
AgweekTV: Learning about Lamancha goats
Recent rains could improve outlook for Texas cattle herds
Dry winter rolls into spring - 'It's going to get worse'
AgweekTV: Calving season underway with favorable spring weather
SD legislative budget committee adopts revenue estimates
A go-to player in big-game moments
Fitzgerald dominating on mound for DWU baseball
Mitchell youth wrestlers set out for state titles
Vikings, Greenway working to restructure contract
This weekend's sports schedule
Couple wed in November ceremony
Former Stickney woman turns 100
Corsica man celebrates 90th
Stickney man celebrates 85th
Area woman turns 107 years old
Richard J. Doty
Lawrence "Larry" Hauser
Daniel James Nagel, Sr.
Larry G. Cool
Verina E. Tiede
Where's the funding for education, teachers?
God's word is clear and the truth
LETTER: Keystone XL has multiple benefits
Sub-minimum wage bill unfair
Student visits to prisons will help crime problem
Plans to stock Atlantic salmon in Lake Oahe delayed
Rapid City businessman pushes for more Black Hills walleyes
Elk, mountain goat seasons up for debate at GFP meeting
Local Pheasant Forever chapter hosting 30th annual seed giveaway
What's the deal with discounted Rapala fishing lures?
March 27, 2015
Fitzgerald dominating on mound for DWU baseball
Joey Fitzgerald is giving opposing batters fits. The redshirt senior pitcher leads the Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team in earned run average, sitting with a 1.54 ERA in four games. Fitzgerald has pitched 23.1 innings, allowing one earned run and striking out 17 batters...
March 27, 2015 - 11:06pm
March 26, 2015
Jackrabbit softball team sweeps Tigers
The South Dakota State University softball team swept Dakota Wesleyan University in a doubleheader on Thursday at McWhirter Field in Mitchell. SDSU downed DWU 14-2 in five innings in Game 1 and the Jackrabbits earned a 11-2 victory in six innings in Game 2. The Tigers were held...
March 26, 2015 - 9:21pm
DWU AD says golf coach matter "a personnel issue"
The Dakota Wesleyan University golf teams are facing uncertainty with their head coach. Acting on a tip, The Daily Republic on Thursday afternoon contacted DWU Athletic Director Curt Hart, who declined to comment on whether Adam Anderson is the head coach of the university's golf...
March 26, 2015 - 5:03pm
March 25, 2015
DWU men's basketball finishes season ranked No. 2
Dakota Wesleyan University finished as the No. 2 team in the country in the NAIA Division II Men's Basketball Coaches' Post-Season Top 25 Poll released on Wednesday. The Tigers advanced to the national championship game, and suffered a 66-45 defeat to Cornerstone (Mich.). Cornerstone...
March 25, 2015 - 10:56pm
March 24, 2015
DWU's Fitts wins GPAC Golfer of the Week
Dakota Wesleyan University junior golfer Lauren Fitts was named the GPAC Golfer of the Week on Tuesday for her performance at the Heritage Hill Collegiate last weekend. Fitts led all golfers with a 77 in the opening round and a 69 in the second round. Her score of 69 in the second...
March 24, 2015 - 4:56pm
DWU softball lands transfer from California
Dakota Wesleyan University softball improved its outfield depth by landing junior transfer Nicole Stark. Stark, a San Ramon, Calif. native, could see playing time in the 2016 season. A right handed hitter, Stark played her first two years of collegiate softball at Chabot College...
March 24, 2015 - 4:33pm
March 23, 2015
Tiger softball team drops pair of games
ORANGE CITY, Neb. -- Pitcher Lorissa Loeppky allowed one run on five hits in a doubleheader opener against Northwestern College on Monday, but Dakota Wesleyan couldn't get its bats going. The Tiger softball team was edged 1-0 in the first game, and lost 10-2 in the finale. Loeppky...
March 23, 2015 - 10:40pm
Registration open for youth football camp
The Mitchell Parks and Recreation Department is taking registration for a spring football skills camp, which will be hosted by Dakota Wesleyan University coaches and players. The camp is open to anyone in grades three through sixth. Dates for the camp are April 7, 9, 13 and 15. The...
March 23, 2015 - 10:29pm
March 22, 2015
USD's season ends in Colorado
GREELEY, Colo. -- The season ended Sunday for the University of South Dakota women's basketball team. The Coyotes (26-8) was edged 59-58 by Northern Colorado in the second round of the WNIT. Northern Colorado advances to face UCLA in the Sweet 16. USD was led by Nicole Seekamp with...
March 22, 2015 - 9:29pm
March 21, 2015
Kokesh defeats Storley in battle of South Dakota wrestlers
ST. LOUIS -- It wasn’t for a national championship, but Robert Kokesh and Logan Storley fought for third place -- and South Dakota bragging rights. Kokesh, a senior Nebraska wrestler from Wagner, and Storley, a senior Minnesota wrestler and Webster graduate, had faced each other...
March 21, 2015 - 2:32pm
March 20, 2015
Kokesh loses in quarterfinals, vying for third-place finish
ST. LOUIS -- It didn't turn out quite the way he hoped, but Robert Kokesh clinched a spot on the podium on Friday. The Wagner native suffered his first loss of the season in the 174-pound quarterfinals of the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships on Friday in St. Louis. Kokesh...
March 20, 2015 - 10:33pm
SDSU's Pack nearly becomes Jackrabbits first All-American
ST. LOUIS -- South Dakota State's Cody Pack was one win short of becoming South Dakota State's first All-American wrestler. The 157-pounder ended his season in the wrestlebacks by dropping a 5-2 decision to Virginia Tech's Nick Brascetta on Friday at the NCAA Division I Wrestling...
March 20, 2015 - 9:08pm
Kokesh drops quarterfinal match 3-2 to Pittsburgh's Tyler Wilps
ST. LOUIS -- Robert Kokesh suffered his first loss of the season in the 174-pound quarterfinals of the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships on Friday in St. Louis. Kokesh dropped a 3-2 decision to Pittsburgh's Tyler Wilps. He has a 36-1 record on the season. The Wagner native...
March 20, 2015 - 1:36pm
March 19, 2015
DWU briefs: Tiger baseball team sweeps DSU
The Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team swept Dakota State University on Thursday in Madison, winning 1-0 and 5-4. In the opener, Tyler Waddle had a double, while Cole Wenande, an Alexandria native, Chris Combs and Neil Nagle each had a hit. DWU's Joey Fitzgerald got the win...
March 19, 2015 - 9:05pm
Jackrabbits look to spoil Oregon State's historic season
When Macy Miller was younger, she recalls filling out the March Madness brackets. "I remember thinking that maybe in college I could actually be on the page," she told Brookings radio. "It's a pretty cool feeling." Miller, a Mitchell native, and the No. 14 seed South Dakota State...
March 19, 2015 - 7:10pm