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Targeting deals for the trophy room
South Dakota nonprofit to build housing for ex-convicts
Man's body pulled from Big Sioux River in South Dakota park
School board to consider new bus company
2 men plead guilty to manslaughter in Rapid City stabbing
Could Apple buy Disney? Wall Street revives rumor of potential mega-deal
Caribou Coffee-owner JAB Holdings to buy bakery chain Panera Bread in biggest-ever U.S. restaurant deal
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
AgweekTV: Every day is Earth Day for farmers
94th Little 'I' Celebrates Tradition and New Events
Tracking soil temperature an important step before planting, experts say
Dry straw the most important tool for healthy calves
KIRK: 'Gettin' a cow in' provides frustrations, yet good stories to share
Moke strikes out 16 in Honker victory
Finalists named for Miss, Mr. Basketball
Chappell birdies final hole to take Texas Open
Nelson relishes quarterback competition
Cougars cruise in home golf meet
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Harold Theodore Tiede
Jay D. Mudder
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
THUNE: A moment worth the wait
ROUNDS: Undoing the Obama legacy of ‘government knows best’
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
LETTER: A look at recent changes
Wiltz: How big is too big for a bobcat?
Trespassing or not? State's attorneys weigh in on non-meandered waters
Wiltz: Taking wildlife inventory after another SD winter
Seed day popular again for Pheasant Country chapter
Governor’s office: Study best approach for non-meandered water issue
John and Shirley Kangas
Elwin and Rosalie Hohn
Jeanne (Callies) Lindell
February 10, 2014
Power goes out in Mitchell
A power outage Monday morning left an estimated 5,000 customers without electricity for a short time in Mitchell. NorthWestern Energy spokesman Tom Glanzer said the cause of the outage was related to a transformer. The most-affected area appeared to on the south side of Mitchell,...
February 10, 2014 - 12:09pm
January 9, 2014
Power generated from Missouri River falls far below average
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Electric power generation from the Missouri River’s six upstream dams fell far below average in 2013, as water was kept in reservoirs to make up for a dry 2012, according to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The Corps, which manages dams and reservoirs...
January 9, 2014 - 6:17am
January 8, 2014
Three BH Power coal plants shutting down
PIERRE — Rather than pay for environmental upgrades, Black Hills Power is shutting three of its coal-fired electricity generation plants. The closure costs and the unrecovered investments in the plants will be submitted with the next round of rate increases the Rapid City-based...
January 8, 2014 - 5:15pm
PHOTO: Fixing a transformer in Menno
January 8, 2014 - 7:23am
January 5, 2014
Draft EIS ready for WY-SD transmission line
RAPID CITY (AP) — Black Hills National Forest officials say the draft environmental impact statement for a 230 kilovolt transmission line project from northeastern Wyoming to the Rapid City area is ready for public review and comment. The line would connect the Teckla Substation...
January 5, 2014 - 11:51pm
December 20, 2013
Electric co-ops getting federal loans
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Several electric cooperatives in the Dakotas are getting federal loans for infrastructure improvements. The Agriculture Department recently announced more than $1.8 billion in funding for such projects in 25 states, to improve electrical service for more...
December 20, 2013 - 6:38am
December 4, 2013
WENZEL: Mother Nature, Murphy’s Law keep B section out of Wednesday paper
In the movie “127 Hours,” actor James Franco portrays a lone hiker who slips while hiking and lodges his hand among boulders. After five days trapped in the wilderness, he cuts off his hand to save his life. That movie is based on a true story, by the way. It actually happened...
December 4, 2013 - 8:41pm
Mitchell’s back-to-back outages come after Sunday outage in Ethan and Dimock
Thousands of NorthWestern Energy customers in Mitchell and nearby towns have experienced power outages this week. The biggest was late Tuesday...
December 4, 2013 - 8:24pm
No B section in Wednesday paper due to power outage
A power outage that struck The Daily Republic on Tuesday night prevented the B section from being included in Wednesday's newspapers. The outage struck The Daily Republic's building in southern downtown Mitchell between 10:30 p.m. and 11 p.m., after the A section was printed but...
December 4, 2013 - 1:28am
December 3, 2013
Another power outage hits Mitchell; Daily Republic's printing affected
NorthWestern Energy officials were not sure what caused a second power outage in as many days Tuesday in Mitchell. Tom Glanzer, spokesman...
December 3, 2013 - 11:31pm
Power outage linked to faulty equipment
County Fair grocery store among those to lose electricity.
December 3, 2013 - 9:02pm
December 2, 2013
1,300 Mitchell customers suffer power outage
A power outage hit the southwest part of Mitchell on Monday night, affecting more than 1,300 customers. NorthWestern Energy Spokesman Tom Glanzer said the outage happened around 5 p.m. Monday. By 6 p.m., he said the problem had been located inside a substation, but crews were...
December 2, 2013 - 6:32pm
November 22, 2013
Power outages planned in Hanson County
Members of Central Electric Cooperative located in northern and eastern Hanson County will experience short interruptions to their electric power supply Tuesday to accommodate a grain bin being moved from northeast of Fulton to southeast of Emery. The route for transporting the...
November 22, 2013 - 9:34pm
October 21, 2013
No cause determined for power outage that hit Chamberlain area
No cause has been determined for a power outage that affected about 970 Central Electric consumers Monday in the Pukwana, Chamberlain and Kimball areas. According to Ken Schlimgen, Central Electric Cooperative director of member services and marketing, all consumers had been restored...
October 21, 2013 - 8:02pm
Power outage reported in Chamberlain, Kimball, Pukwana area
Central Electric Cooperative is experiencing a power outage to members in the Pukwana, Chamberlain and Kimball areas. At approximately 8:30 a.m. this morning, Central Electric’s power supplier, East River Electric Power Cooperative, of Madison, lost power to its Pukwana, Hilltop,...
October 21, 2013 - 10:10am