Skip to main content
The Daily Republic
USD holding open house for $66 million sports center
Moving of 1,000 wild horses in South Dakota clears hurdle
Hail damages vintage vehicles at Deadwood classic car event
Man faces 6 felonies in fires at Madison apartments, store
FBI wants help identifying body found on reservation
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Pilot project aims for farm-friendly wetland preservation
Rare second set of triplets a surprise for ND rancher
Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Kernels have strong showing at Mitchell Invite
Kernels earn first win of season
MHS girls tennis team suffers first defeat
Kernels earn first win of season
MHS soccer teams split in Spearfish
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Marla Rae Behm
Larry Dean Forbes
Shellie Rene Hansen (Gaulke)
IN OTHER WORDS: Republicans are bucking the party
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Booze is seemingly everywhere
LETTER: Time passes, but remember all involved at 9-11
LETTER: Ask for fair pay on Labor Day
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
November 25, 2015
Mitchell VFW seeking $250K for renovations
A local veterans group is undertaking a massive fundraising effort to renovate their new building. The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2750 in Mitchell is seeking about $253,000 in donations in an attempt to return their post home to its former glory after being forced to move out of...
November 25, 2015 - 2:40pm
September 29, 2015
MMS&B set to 'chase the chill' in November
Mitchell Main Street and Beyond is chasing the chill this fall and winter season. Woelfel Park, on the corner of Third Avenue and Main Street,...
September 29, 2015 - 5:09pm
April 15, 2015
Donations continue to flow for new state fairgrounds hall
HURON (AP) — Donations continue to flow in for a new 4-H exhibit hall at the South Dakota State Fairgrounds in Huron. The state's Department of Agriculture says the South Dakota State University College of Agriculture and Biological Sciences, the SD 4-H Foundation and the state...
April 15, 2015 - 1:41pm
March 9, 2015
James Patterson pledges $1.25 million to school libraries
Just a few months ago, James Patterson finished giving away $1 million to more than 175 independent bookstores nationwide. Now, the bestselling thriller writer is turning to schools with a similar grant program. Monday morning, Patterson announced his plan to give away $1.25 million...
March 9, 2015 - 4:58pm
January 18, 2015
Service project aims to help South Dakota women in need
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A group of organizations in Sioux Falls are working together to help women in need in the area. The organizations are...
January 18, 2015 - 7:26pm
April 8, 2013
SD Symphony hosting benefit for clarinetist's wife
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- The South Dakota Symphony Orchestra is hosting a free benefit concert Monday night to raise money for a musician's wife who is fighting breast cancer. Thirty-nine-year-old Susan Hill, the wife of longtime clarinetist Chris Hill, has been diagnosed with stage four...
April 8, 2013 - 11:22am
January 21, 2013
Sioux Falls volunteers pack 100,000 meals for children
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Around 500 people gathered at a local church in Sioux Falls on Saturday to bag more than 100,000 meals for hungry children in far off locales like Haiti and Nicaragua. Youth group leaders at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church put the event together. The leaders teamed...
January 21, 2013 - 6:13am
January 17, 2013
Scotland students get mystery gift: $1K to pay forward
SCOTLAND (AP) -- Elementary school students in the southeastern South Dakota town of Scotland have received a mystery "pay it forward" package filled with $1,000 for the third time in eight years. The anonymous donor, who has been nicknamed "Secret Santa," also sent packages in 2005...
January 17, 2013 - 12:19pm
January 12, 2013
Benefit fund set up for local fire victims
A benefit fund for Caroline Kennedy and family, victims of the Monday house fire on East Seventh Avenue, has been set up at CorTrust Bank, Mitchell. Donations may be made at any Mitchell CorTrust bank. Funds will be used to help defray expenses.
January 12, 2013 - 6:32am
December 22, 2012
Wave of donations come in for senior meals
The James Valley Community Center's Gift Tree to Fight Hunger needed help last week, and the Mitchell community responded in an overwhelming fashion. Senior Services Director Jessica Pickett and Amy Hurt, the city of Mitchell's senior services coordinator, said $6,793 had been...
December 22, 2012 - 5:57pm
Salvation Army donations lagging
The bells may be ringing at Salvation Army locations around Mitchell, but the trademark red kettles aren't filling as fast as they did last year. ...
December 22, 2012 - 9:03am
December 18, 2012
Bank taking donations for Snack Pack program
First National Bank South Dakota in Mitchell has selected the Mitchell Snack Pack program as its charity project for the holidays.
December 18, 2012 - 6:59am
December 16, 2012
Donations sought for senior meals
Looking for a good cause to support this holiday season? The James Valley Community Center's Gift Tree to Fight Hunger would welcome your...
December 16, 2012 - 7:25am
October 23, 2012
United Way drive drawing to close; end date is Nov. 2
The 2012 Mitchell United Way Campaign is drawing to a close as the official end date is Nov. 2. The awards luncheon is planned for Nov. 16. Dave Stevens, executive director of the United Way, said pledges received so far are running about 9 percent behind the page a year ago....
October 23, 2012 - 6:54am
July 30, 2012
School Supply Program offered through ROCS
The Rural Office of Community Services Inc. (ROCS) is offering a School Supply Program for eligible low-income families. The ROCS School Supply Program provides a $20 voucher per school-aged child (K-12) to purchase necessary school supplies so that children can participate fully...
July 30, 2012 - 8:42am