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Trump to pick retired Gen. John Kelly for Homeland Security
Founder of artists' collective after deadly warehouse fire: 'I am incredibly sorry'
Dakota Access pipeline company fighting small state fine
Sioux Falls firefighter lends a hand in rescuing woman
Attorney general says officer shot woman in Lake Norden
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Klobuchar on Obama's renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Heritage Foundation publishes report criticizing sections of 2014 Farm Bill
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
Mesman leads Class A all-state first team
Area high school girls basketball roundup: Flyers top Trojans
Second half dooms Mitchell Christian in season-opener
Kernels gymnasts keep it rolling
Miller powers SDSU over UND
Hofer birth announcement
Mitchell woman marks 80th decade
Amick birth announcement
Couple unites in July ceremony
White Lake man celebrates nine decades
Lila J. Steiber
Fighting for What Matters
Lest we forget
OUR VIEW: A win for transparency
Preparing for a lean year
Retirement finds the Legislature's only homemaker
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
Wiltz: Buck fever? Can't say I've been afflicted
Wiltz: Thankful in all forms during hunting season
Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
SD deer elusive after EHD outbreak
November 24, 2016
Women lost seats in Legislature for second consecutive election
PIERRE — There will be 20 women among the 105 members of the South Dakota Legislature when the 2017 session opens in January. That is a...
November 24, 2016 - 2:24pm
November 9, 2016
Regional support for Thune rises, falls for Noem
After losing nine of 17 counties in The Daily Republic's coverage area in 2004, U.S. Sen. John Thune nearly swept the region on Election Day....
November 9, 2016 - 6:23pm
Four seats switch sides in legislative elections
PIERRE —The seating charts need to be changed in both chambers of the South Dakota Legislature after Tuesday's elections. Republicans gained...
November 9, 2016 - 5:04pm
Donald Trump elected president
Donald Trump has been elected president of the United States. The Republican nominee won Wednesday after capturing Wisconsin's 10 electoral votes,...
November 9, 2016 - 1:55am
November 8, 2016
71 percent of Davison County voters turnout to the polls
More than 71 percent of active registered voters in Davison County turned out to the polls Tuesday. According to the Secretary of State's website,...
November 8, 2016 - 11:59pm
November 7, 2016
It's here: Election Day 2016
The choices are in your hands, voters. The 12,658 registered voters in Davison County — according to the secretary of state's office —...
November 7, 2016 - 5:31pm
One ballot measure won't stop GOP rise
PIERRE — South Dakota Democrats didn't get into their horribly deep hole overnight. It took 40 years of ups and downs to finally bomb this...
November 7, 2016 - 11:34am
November 4, 2016
Thune, Williams make their case for U.S. Senate
If there ever was an underdog in a South Dakota election, it's Jay Williams. The Yankton Democrat — who's never held political office —...
November 4, 2016 - 6:37pm
Burg, Klumb vie for District 20 Senate seat
Both candidates for District 20's seat in the state Senate are in agreement: they disagree on Medicaid expansion. When asked the greatest difference...
November 4, 2016 - 5:45pm
November 3, 2016
District 20 Senate race spending exceeds $30K
The battle for District 20's open South Dakota Senate seat is attracting heavy financial interest. Committees for State Rep. Joshua Klumb, R-Mount...
November 3, 2016 - 5:22pm
LETTER: Trump is a joke
To the Editor: On Oct. 8, C-Span's Washington Journal program opened with the question "Will Donald Trump's comments affect your vote?" There...
November 3, 2016 - 10:15am
November 2, 2016
Fight for the House: Hawks takes familiar path in effort to defeat incumbent Noem
U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem is looking to keep her undefeated Congressional election streak alive, but Democratic challenger Paula Hawks sees a window...
November 2, 2016 - 5:31pm
November 1, 2016
Davison Co. weighing jail security upgrades
The Davison County Commission isn't sold on a $5,500 plan to review the local jail's security system. At Tuesday's regular meeting, the five-person...
November 1, 2016 - 5:20pm
October 31, 2016
Election for Public Utilities Commission seat reflects opposite paths taken after 1868 treaty
PIERRE — The three members of the South Dakota Public Utilities Commission operate mostly in obscurity. That is, until someone wants to...
October 31, 2016 - 5:14pm
PUC candidates face off for year's only forum
STURGIS — The two candidates for one seat on the South Dakota Public Utilities Commission met Saturday for their only joint forum before the Nov. 8 statewide election. Democrat Henry Red Cloud, of Pine Ridge, and Republican incumbent Chris Nelson answered questions for nearly...
October 31, 2016 - 10:10am