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Construction projects around Mitchell clog main routes
Rapid City man found in doghouse after allegedly stealing liquor
Watertown man sentenced for sexually abusing 5-year-old
Elvis' guitar donor says he is rightful owner
Three more statehood celebration committees organize
Rep. Noem speaks against impeachment
Candidates finding value in newspaper ads
Candidate sues Secretary of State to get on ballot
Thune sounds alarm as railroad backlog deepens
Noem calls on Senate to pass Highway Trust Fund bill
Mitchell 'punching above its weight' for innovation
BeMobile to donate filled backpacks
$2M Brookings technology center preparing to open
Fargo ranks first for business; Sioux Falls slips
Wheat Growers welcomes Scotland native as agronomy sales manager
Kernels rebuilding on O-line
Amateur baseball roundup: Mudcats, Platte earn state tourney berths
Friday's sports schedule
Mitchell opens state tourney against Pierre
Tyndall moves to region final
At the Movies
Orchestra plans statehood performance in Capitol
PHOTO: Showing calf at Achievement Days
‘Ready, Set, Move!’ preschool gym starts Oct. 1 at local YWCA
Ada L. Achen
James (Jim) Daniel McCormick
John C. Conway
Ruth Marie (Sharer) Heying
Lois P. Sweet
GUEBERT: Grain, meat and the carnivore’s dilemma
OPINION: FFA Creed accurately tells of living on land
NOEM: Trafficking victims need a place to go
JOHNSON: Health reform is expanding coverage
DAUGAARD: State on sound fiscal footing
Pheasants Forever office opens in Brookings
My anticipation is running wild for hunting, fishing expectations in Africa
SD governor awards $1.3M to recreational trails
Survey finds support for Atlantic salmon in Oahe
Bighorn sheep transplants chosen carefully
May 17, 2014
Weekend's sports schedule
• Mitchell High School track and field ESD meet, 11:30 a.m. in Brandon. • Mitchell High School baseball at Sioux Falls O’Gorman in region baseball tournament, 2:30 p.m. in Sioux Falls. • Amateur baseball: Lennox at Mitchell Mad Dogs, 7 p.m. at Drake Field in Mitchell. Sunday •...
May 17, 2014 - 12:27am
May 9, 2014
Sunshine League to be competitive again
In August at the Class B state amateur baseball tournament, the Sunshine League had three representatives go deep into the later rounds. The Alexandria Angels, Parkston Mudcats and Dimock/Emery Raptors all made the semifinals, with the Angels prevailing in the championship game....
May 9, 2014 - 9:41pm
May 7, 2014
Catching up: Greenways place top 10 at Howard Wood
By AMANDA HART For The Daily Republic Augustana College sophomores Jason and Justin Greenway each finished in the top 10 of the men’s 200-meter dash in the college division of the Howard Wood Dakota Relays over the weekend in Sioux Falls. Jason finished fifth with a time of...
May 7, 2014 - 11:49pm
Catching up with former area athletes
Augustana College sophomores Jason and Justin Greenway each finished in the top ten of the men's 200-meter dash in the college division of the Howard Wood Dakota Relays over the weekend in Sioux Falls. Jason finished fifth with a time of 21.90 seconds, while Justin's time of 22.10...
May 7, 2014 - 4:52pm
April 23, 2014
Thursday's sports schedule
• Dakota Wesleyan baseball doubleheader vs. Dordt College, 5 p.m. at Cadwell Park. • Dakota Wesleyan men’s golf at Mount Marty College in Yankton. • Area track and field: McCook Central/Montrose at the West Central Invitational in Hartford; Kimball/White Lake, Wessington...
April 23, 2014 - 11:48pm
April 21, 2014
Tripp Delmont schools release third quarter honor roll
Tripp-Delmont School has announced the honor roll for the third quarter of the current academic year. Students earning a 4.0 GPA are designated by an asterisk. GOLD Seniors: Rochelle Dicus, Cara Finck*, Giga Kakalashvili, Zbynek Surovec. Juniors: Becca Brown, Dustin Fischer,...
April 21, 2014 - 7:40pm
Fire in Douglas County burns up baler
DELMONT — A baler caught fire Saturday night in rural Douglas County, but no injuries came from the fire, which was contained to a few acres of grass. The incident occurred around 7:30 p.m. Saturday on 402nd Avenue (Betts Road), one mile south of the intersection of State...
news / local
April 21, 2014 - 7:19am
April 14, 2014
Tuesday's sports schedule
• Dakota Wesleyan softball doubleheader vs. Morningside College, 3 p.m. at Cadwell Park. • Mitchell High School girls’ golf at Yankton Invitational, 10 a.m. at Yankton Fox Run Golf Course. • Mitchell High School boys’ tennis vs. Sioux Falls O’Gorman, 4 p.m. in O’Gorman...
April 14, 2014 - 11:19pm
April 10, 2014
Andes Central, Parkston pick up titles at SESDSS tourney
YANKTON — Andes Central’s J.J. Cooney and Parkston’s Sydney Bormann took home individual titles at the Southeastern South Dakota Small-School golf tournament Thursday at Fox Run. Cooney shot a 74 to win the boys title by six strokes over Canistota’s Drew Suebert, who finished...
sports / prep
April 10, 2014 - 11:31pm
April 8, 2014
Area track results
Parkston Early Bird Tuesday in Parkston Team results: Mount Vernon/Plankinton 218; Ethan/Parkston 184; Mitchell Christian 49; Wagner 40; Sanborn Central/Woonsocket 37; Tripp-Delmont/Armour 12. Individual results: Girls: 100 hurdles: 1. M. Selland, SCW, 17.07; 2. M. Weiss, MVP,...
sports / prep
April 8, 2014 - 11:58pm
March 11, 2014
Wednesday's sports briefs
Kernel fan bus seats open for state By The Daily Republic The Mitchell Athletic Booster Club will be organizing a fan bus to the Class AA state girls’ basketball tournament Thursday in Brookings. The cost is $25 per person and the fee includes the bus ride and entrance to the...
sports / prep
March 11, 2014 - 9:05pm
March 5, 2014
Convict says DNA proves innocence
ARMOUR -- A convicted murderer claims DNA testing has proven he was not at the scene of a Delmont man's death in 1985. Lewis Ashker, who was convicted in 1986 of murdering Jerry Plihal, attended a court proceeding Wednesday at the Douglas County Courthouse in Armour. Judge Bruce Anderson...
news / crime
March 5, 2014 - 9:09pm
Area postseason basketball: Beavers advance to face Ethan boys in District 8B title contest
The second-seeded Hanson boys’ basketball team had three players score in double figures in a 73-56 win over Canistota Tuesday in a District 8B semifinal boys’ basketball game at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. Jordan Marquardt scored a team-best 24 points, Jacob Paradeis recorded...
sports / prep
March 5, 2014 - 12:21am
March 3, 2014
Grants funding new fire halls in Parkston, Delmont
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Rural Development agency is providing grants for two new fire halls in South Dakota. The money is being funneled through rural electric cooperatives, with $250,000 going for a new fire hall for the Delmont Fire Protection...
news / state
March 3, 2014 - 9:51am
February 28, 2014
Area high school basketball: Blackhawk girls win District 6B championship
HURON — The Sanborn Central/Woonsocket girls’ basketball team returns to the Region 3B game after beating James Valley Christian 55-27 Thursday in the District 6B championship. Marissa Weber had 15 points and seven rebounds, Myah Selland recorded 11 points and Shelby Selland...
sports / prep
February 28, 2014 - 12:23am