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Petition signed by more than 1,700 urge school water balloon fight charges to be dropped
Lions Academy cut after two years of existence
BBQ Boot Camp serves up a smokey sell-out in Fargo
South Dakota teen with cancer gets OK to walk at graduation
Troopers from SD, Minnesota plan Interstate 90 Memorial Day weekend crackdown
Target to test next-day delivery service in Minneapolis
Uber expects flying taxis to take off in 2020
Could Apple buy Disney? Wall Street revives rumor of potential mega-deal
Caribou Coffee-owner JAB Holdings to buy bakery chain Panera Bread in biggest-ever U.S. restaurant deal
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
BBQ Boot Camp serves up a smokey sell-out in Fargo
Straight talk on land rent: Are landowners or renters right?
Cool, wet weather limits fieldwork in South Dakota
Southwest Minnesota's Tru Shrimp venture builds on region's crops
ND organic farmer wins USDA appeal after 7 years
State meet primer: Area athletes to watch
Grand Forks native scales Mount Everest, completes the Seven Summits
Texas man lands record-setting largemouth bass using rather unconventional piece of bait
Kernels send 31 to Class AA state meet
MCM girls golf team qualifies for state
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
Janice Marie Buckley
VayeJean (McQueen) Markhardt
Adeline Rosina Elizabeth Storm
Donna Jean Jones
Joyce E. Ackman
Opinion: Circus folding its tent
Manworld tried extra hard this week to tell women 'no.' We weren't listening.
OUR VIEW: Critical to recognize EMS crews
Five startling things Betsy Devos told (or wouldn't tell) Congress
OPINION: Wollman gave meaning to 'public service'
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Opbroek inducted into 4-H Shooting Sports Hall of Fame
South Dakota sees drop in 2016 pheasant hunting season
Wiltz: A list of favorite lures
South Dakota to release fewer deer hunting licenses
Dick and Joan Goetsch
Myron and Margaret Eich
May 23, 2017
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
Forgive me if I don't think the removal of Confederate statuary is an issue. I call it decluttering, which is an ongoing project at my house...
May 23, 2017 - 8:17am
May 5, 2017
Graduating into the real world: Lessons learned and shared
FARGO — We know what you're thinking: Your life is going to be different. We thought that, too. But it's not. We felt the goosebumps. We...
May 5, 2017 - 6:58am
March 22, 2017
IN OTHER WORDS: It's personal -- not business
When the news hit the paper this week that yet another icon of retail would be closing its doors in Mitchell, my heart sank. I immediately thought...
March 22, 2017 - 5:10pm
March 21, 2017
OPINION: Wagner's wrestling success outshines town's crime
WAGNER — Welcome to Wagner, where support of high school wrestling infuses dedication, which then leads to success. It doesn't seem too...
March 21, 2017 - 4:20pm
December 29, 2016
HAGEN: 2016 — surreal as it gets
Does anyone else feel like America just put on one heck of a reality TV show? The past 364 days have been like a made-for-television program...
December 29, 2016 - 5:15pm
June 18, 2016
TRAXLER: Prep season was full of fun moments
Of all the varying sports we get to cover at The Daily Republic, high school sports are right at the top of my list. They involve kids who are putting forth great effort and while wins and losses are a focus in what gets documented, it's honest competition and competitiveness. In...
June 18, 2016 - 12:31am
May 17, 2016
MAYER: Finally enjoying South Dakota's great outdoors
As a South Dakota native, I'd like to think I've learned a lot about the positives and negatives in my 25-plus years living in the Rushmore State. From climbing Harney Peak in the Black Hills to having a Long Island at Carey's Bar in Vermillion, I've tried to see and do everything...
May 17, 2016 - 11:52pm
May 7, 2016
OPINION: The secret society of apartment hunting haters
Growing up is highly overrated. I've recently been reminded of one of the reasons why: finding a place to live. As a child, I never had to worry...
May 7, 2016 - 10:12am
January 21, 2015
WILTZ: Don't lose an awareness of brutal SD weather
I owe a debt of gratitude and a most sincere "thank you" to an unknown truck driver. I can only hope that he/she will read today's column. This trucker may not have saved our lives, but Betsy and I were certainly spared a miserable night in our Chevy Impala because of his/her effort. Early...
January 21, 2015 - 1:17pm
January 14, 2015
DVORAK: A side effect of adult drug use is lonely kids
Inside the camp activity room there were cheerful posters on the wall, long windows that opened to sweeping, wintry views of the Chesapeake Bay...
January 14, 2015 - 1:16pm
July 8, 2013
MERCER: Without Democrats, SD voters lack a choice
PIERRE -- Quit lamenting the current weakness of the South Dakota Democratic Party. True, it doesn't have candidates for governor or U.S....
July 8, 2013 - 6:13am
November 28, 2012
HAGEN: Overconfidence could be MHS girls' toughest foe this season
Wes Morgan is afraid to be even a little arrogant. The fifth-year head coach of the Mitchell High School girls' basketball team talks mildly about his defending state champion Kernels, who open their season Tuesday at Brandon Valley. There's no boastfulness, bragging or even a...
November 28, 2012 - 12:15am
November 20, 2012
HAGEN: No rivalry, Kokesh, Storley say
Logan Storley and Robert Kokesh fully expect to see each other on the mat again this season. The two Division I college wrestlers who both hail from South Dakota matched up Friday in Lincoln, Neb., when Storley's No. 1-ranked Minnesota Gophers defeated Kokesh's Nebraska Huskers...
November 20, 2012 - 11:33pm
October 16, 2012
GRAVES: Vote yes on RL16
When the Progressives in the late 19th and early 20th centuries included initiative and referendum in their platform for reforming American politics,...
October 16, 2012 - 7:00am
April 3, 2012
WOSTER: Less channels years ago, but shows were memorable
We took in a Riders in the Sky concert the other day and, quite naturally, I got to thinking about cable television. I got to thinking that...
April 3, 2012 - 4:58pm