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Krebs confident in election process
Government horses roam South Dakota lottery winner's land
Voter registration open through Monday, as Democrats trail Republicans by 80,000
Mitchell man acquitted in third cocaine case
Hanson Co. commissioner hopes to fill sheriff position by November
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
Area prep football roundup: Parkston topples No. 2 Groton Area
Neugebauer sets MHS career rushing record
With playoffs on the line, Howard delivers big win
South Dakota High School Activities Association football playoff pairings
Winner wins with heavy hearts
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Alexandria man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman marks 80th birthday
Irene Marie Ryan
Zachary Eric Buche
Timothy Russell Falor
Raymond C. Konechne
Livestock's bleak industrial future
IN OTHER WORDS: Vote yes on Amendment T to thwart party bosses
OPINION: Why we need Amendment R
OUR VIEW: Stay safe in the fields
Beating breast cancer
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
South Dakota hunting groups cry foul on waterfowl permits
June 22, 2016
Lyman School, Sanborn Central appoint school board members
PRESHO—Three people were appointed to the Lyman School District's School Board following an election Tuesday night. Cody Volmer, Jodi Smith and Adam Ehlers were elected for three-year terms. Volmer received 336 votes, Smith received 307 and Ehlers received 238. Jamie Griffith,...
June 22, 2016 - 11:13am
June 14, 2016
Howard elects new mayor by five-vote margin
HOWARD—By a five-vote margin, Howard elected a new mayor Tuesday night. Challenger Donald Arens beat incumbent Andrew Dold for the two-year term, 108-103. A 30-plus year veteran of the area, Arens served as mayor in Howard from 2006 to 2010, and after a six-year hiatus, thought...
June 14, 2016 - 10:08pm
June 7, 2016
$5.5M White Lake school project back on track
WHITE LAKE—The 2016 Legislative session temporarily halted the White Lake school district's plan to construct a new building. But on Tuesday, voters in the district passed, 221-123, a $5.5 million bond to build a new kindergarten through 12th grade school. "It's most definitely...
June 7, 2016 - 11:15pm
Cotton wins Charles Mix Co. State's Attorney primary
LAKE ANDES—Not even hitting a deer with his vehicle could dampen Steven Cotton's mood Tuesday night. The deputy state's attorney beat Pamela Susan Hein by 152 votes in Tuesday's Republican primary election to advance in the Charles Mix County state's attorney race. Cotton, of...
June 7, 2016 - 10:32pm
June 4, 2016
Are SD presidential primaries too little, too late?
South Dakotans head to the polls Tuesday, but what they have to say might not matter. For another year, South Dakota's voice in the presidential...
June 4, 2016 - 10:16am
April 12, 2016
UPDATE: New mayors elected in Gregory, Winner, Springfield
Springfield has a new mayor following Tuesday night's election. George Heisinger was elected mayor in Springfield, collecting 89 votes. Carl...
April 12, 2016 - 10:01pm
Olson, Kenkel retain school board seats unchallenged
Deb Olson and Kevin Kenkel will keep their seats on the Mitchell Board of Education without an election this year. There are two seats on the board up for re-election this year, both of which are three-year terms. Mitchell School District Superintendent Joe Graves said no one else...
April 12, 2016 - 5:51pm
April 11, 2016
Area elections to be held Tuesday
City officers and school board members will be elected Tuesday in several communities throughout the region. Following is a summary of elections in The Daily Republic area: • White Lake: Dave Pursell and Beau Byrd are running for a two-year Ward I position on the White Lake City...
April 11, 2016 - 4:51pm
November 23, 2015
LETTER: Regarding the election, just asking
To the Editor: During the 2012 mayoral race, how many taxpayer dollars were proposed to be spent on the Corn Palace and City Hall projects? For the December 2015 aquatics center special election, as occurred during the Davison County 2012 primary election, we ask: • Did an election...
November 23, 2015 - 5:05pm
August 12, 2015
Jackley explains proposed elections constitutional amendment
PIERRE (AP) — Attorney General Marty Jackley has released an explanation for a proposed constitutional amendment dealing with elections. The amendment would establish nonpartisan elections in South Dakota. Candidates would not be identified by party affiliation on either the...
August 12, 2015 - 10:14am
June 4, 2015
Councilwoman: Non-residents deserve a vote in Mitchell
A special meeting for the Mitchell City Council Thursday morning to canvass this week's election results turned into a discussion about whether property owners who live outside of Mitchell should be able to vote in city elections. There were no official changes to the results in...
June 4, 2015 - 3:00pm
June 3, 2015
Area school, city election roundup
Breen, Hazuka tie for spot on Lake Andes City Council Challenger Todd Breen and incumbent George Hazuka tied for the open two-year position on the Lake Andes City Council in Ward 3, receiving 19 votes each. City Finance Officer Debbie Houseman was unavailable for comment Tuesday...
June 3, 2015 - 10:14am
June 2, 2015
Kenkel tops Sibson, Mah for one-year term on school board
Kevin Kenkel emerged victorious for the lone one-year spot on the Mitchell Board of Education. The 52-year-old Kenkel received 1,302 total...
June 2, 2015 - 10:44pm
June 1, 2015
Decision day arrives in Mitchell
Today Mitchell voters will decide on city and school board elections. A pair of Mitchell city races include a City Council seat and the mayoral...
June 1, 2015 - 9:15pm
Area elections to be contested Tuesday
A handful of local elections will be held Tuesday in area communities. The polls for these races are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. The following races are being contested Tuesday: Andes Central School District: Four individuals are pursuing three open seats on the Lake Andes School...
June 1, 2015 - 8:14am