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One dead, several injured following I-90 crash in Mitchell
In water or on walls, these handmade paddles are functional art
Davison County Magistrate Court for Sept. 25 through Oct. 9
Mitchell drivers asked to use caution due to loose cattle
Interstate 90 closed westbound for multiple vehicle crash
Here is the most popular fast-food chain in Minnesota, North Dakota
What would happen if Amazon brought 50,000 workers to your city? Ask Seattle.
Target to remodel more stores as chain seeks edge over Wal-Mart
71 percent of employees are looking for new jobs
Analysis: Single-payer would drastically change American health care. Here's how it works.
Place a Business Brief
AgweekTV: Soil Your Undies
Drought conditions continue to improve in the Dakotas
As harvest gets underway, 2017 was problematic year for SD farmers
Harvest of South Dakota row crops continues to be slow
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
Pheasant opener proved predictably tough
Duluth bowhunter takes 260-pound buck in city hunt
Astros blank Yanks in Game 7, advance to World Series
Vikings' receiver Treadwell hoping for second chance to make first impression
Adams continues record-breaking season
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Sr. Marie Celeste Sabers
Alexa Nicole McKenzie
LETTER: Understanding the gun debate
LETTER: A new wonder at the theater
LETTER: Sutton, an intelligent and tireless candidate for governor
Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
WOSTER: Pheasants in the Soil Bank
Pheasant hunters not fazed by lower South Dakota bird counts
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Wiltz: Know your shotgun before hunting pheasants
Poor Dakotas pheasant seasons could impact states' economies
Tangled whitetails: 'Once-in-a-lifetime' memory to help save a deer
Annika Russell - Bridal Shower
Paulson Five Generations
One dead, several injured following I-90 crash in Mitchell
February 8, 2017
OUR VIEW: A beautiful facility that may never would have been
Three strong verbs were stamped on the front page of Wednesday's edition of The Daily Republic. "Awesome," "amazing" and "awe-inspiring." Those were just some of the descriptions by local residents given to Mitchell School District's new performing arts center, which held its soft...
February 8, 2017 - 4:56pm
February 6, 2017
Hanson School District officials hope expansion drives up enrollment
ALEXANDRIA — If history repeats itself, the Hanson School District could soon see an enrollment spike. On Monday, school officials held...
February 6, 2017 - 8:37pm
House panel won't interfere on eligibility for home-school students on extracurricular events
PIERRE — For home-school students wanting to participate in extracurricular activities in the local school, the decision should remain...
February 6, 2017 - 3:26pm
February 2, 2017
In wake of the GEAR UP scandal, state department analyzes ESAs
PIERRE — Ten years after the Legislature authorized education service agencies to help local school districts throughout South Dakota,...
February 2, 2017 - 3:19pm
January 31, 2017
Regental system pushes for more postsecondary degrees
PIERRE — The South Dakota Board of Regents wants at least 65 percent of state residents between 25 and 34 to have some type of postsecondary degree by 2025. That total has been discussed before, but Randy Schaefer, president of the South Dakota Board of Regents, said it's now...
January 31, 2017 - 1:53pm
January 27, 2017
Klumb, Rozum at odds over education bills
Three controversial issues stole the show at District 20's first cracker barrel of the year. A trio of Republican legislators representing Aurora,...
January 27, 2017 - 9:27pm
January 9, 2017
Deadline looms for Mark Peters Memorial Scholarship
The deadline for entering the $1,000 Mark Peters Memorial Scholarship is Feb. 1, and all students of any age in the Mitchell area are encouraged to apply. Requirements for the scholarship include students hold a minimum of a 2.50 GPA and are presently a high school senior or are attending...
January 9, 2017 - 10:56am
December 6, 2016
Longfellow first-graders learn 'value of giving' with Angel Tree donation
Tipping back their cups until there was nothing left, the first-graders of Longfellow Elementary School slurped their celebratory hot chocolate....
December 6, 2016 - 6:07pm
November 28, 2016
MTI, DWU join forces to better serve students
New collaborative efforts are brewing between Mitchell's two post-secondary institutions. For years, Mitchell Technical Institute and Dakota...
November 28, 2016 - 10:17pm
November 24, 2016
Our view: Districts need to discuss mandating seat belt use on buses
In wake of a tragic crash earlier this week in Tennessee, school boards around the nation need to consider whether it's time to mandate seat belts for students riding on buses. We hope the majority of school boards at least discuss what happened Monday afternoon in Chattanooga, where...
November 24, 2016 - 2:58pm
November 17, 2016
Teachers reap higher pay as result of sales-tax increase to 4.5%
PIERRE — Raising the state sales tax appears to have partially solved the problem of low pay for teachers in South Dakota. Gov. Dennis Daugaard's administration released preliminary data Thursday showing the average salary for a teacher in a public school rose to $46,924. This...
November 17, 2016 - 5:49pm
October 13, 2016
Yankton educator named SD Teacher of the Year
OACOMA — Beth Kaltsulas has been named the 2017 South Dakota Teacher of the Year. Kaltsulas, a teacher from the Yankton School District,...
October 13, 2016 - 8:25pm
October 12, 2016
Dakota Christian School working on 'October Harvest' fundraiser
CORSICA — Dakota Christian School is down, but not out. Earlier this year, the Corsica-based school identified there was a shortfall in its general fund, according to Superintendent Don Mitchell. When that information was relayed in the school's newsletter, two anonymous donors...
October 12, 2016 - 3:51pm
October 11, 2016
Sprint to provide one million students with free internet, mobile devices
WASHINGTON—Wireless carrier Sprint Corp on Tuesday, Oct. 11, pledged to provide 1 million U.S. high school students with free mobile devices and internet access as part of a White House initiative to expand opportunities for lower income kids. Marcelo Claure, chief executive...
October 11, 2016 - 5:00pm
October 7, 2016
Mitchell student cast in BHSU play
Michael Doorn, Mitchell, will play Cootie (Mel) in the Black Hill State University Theatre department's production of "Moonchildren," a dramatic comedy from the 1960s. The play gives the audience an opportunity to get a feel for the frustrations students shared during that era including...
October 7, 2016 - 5:49pm