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Mitchell Tech showcases program in annual welding competition
Photos from the annual Mitchell Polar Plunge
Planned Parenthood sees brief reprieve after healthcare bill yanked
Around the Region
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
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
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
NOEM: A diversity of issues impacting agriculture
South Dakota farmers have mixed reaction to Thune's SHIPP
Super Sophomore: Bridgewater-Emery’s Schultz named Republic player of the year
New England keeper Cropper has Minnesota roots
Relief prospect Chargois optioned to Triple-A
Boudreau won't be resting Wild stars
Berrios focused on claiming spot in Twins' rotation
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Robert "Bob" Jenkinson
WOSTER: Finding funding to keep those sunny days and clouds away
THUNE: It's time to turn the page on Obamacare
OUR VIEW: Sixth Ave. project has room to grow
IN OTHER WORDS: It's personal -- not business
DAUGAARD: Looking back on a successful legislative session
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Curtis and Linda Mueller
October 22, 2013
Area high school volleyball 10/23/13: No. 3 Winner beats Wagner in four sets
WAGNER — Winner’s Emily Richey led all players with 41 digs in the third-ranked Warriors’ four-set win over Wagner in high school volleyball...
October 22, 2013 - 11:41pm
October 21, 2013
Jeff VanLeur wins region vote for best coach in USA Today contest
EMERY — Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan’s Jeff VanLeur has moved on to the final round in the USA Today’s search for the best football coach in the country. The competition started with 408 of the nation’s best active football coaches and has narrowed down to at eight. After...
October 21, 2013 - 8:16pm
October 19, 2013
Area Football: 10/18
By The Daily Republic KIMBALL — The Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan football team grabbed control of a top seed for the playoffs with a 49-14 win...
October 19, 2013 - 1:01am
October 17, 2013
High school football playoff picture taking shape
With two weeks left in the regular-season, a lot is on the line for high school football teams. For Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan (6-1) and Kimball/White Lake (5-1), a top seed is high on the list. The Class 9AA teams face off at 7 tonight in Kimball. The Seahawks are the top seed...
October 17, 2013 - 10:14pm
October 15, 2013
VanLeur voted best football coach in state in USA Today contest
EMERY — Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan football coach Jeff VanLeur’s chosen place of battle is on the football field, but recently, the 34-year head coach found himself in a brand new competition. Instead of fighting to beat rivals, VanLeur faced off against several of his South Dakota...
October 15, 2013 - 10:49pm
Area high school volleyball 10/15/13: Red Raiders fall in five sets
By The Daily Republic WAGNER — The Mount Vernon/Plankinton volleyball team edged Wagner in five sets to earn its 16th win of the season. Set scores were 25-23, 15-25, 21-25, 25-23, 15-11. Makaela Karst recorded 13 kills, Dani Stolz had 11 kills and Mikayla Weiss recorded...
October 15, 2013 - 12:17am
October 14, 2013
Today's sports schedule: 10/14
Dakota Wesleyan men’s golf at GPAC Qualifier No. 2 in Lincoln, Neb. Area high school volleyball: McCook Central/Montrose at Canistota; Mount Vernon/Plankinton at Wagner; Colman-Egan vs. Bridgewater-Emery in Bridgewater; Burke/South Central at Dakota Christian in New Holland;...
October 14, 2013 - 1:30am
October 11, 2013
Area high school football roundup 10/12/13: Hanson earns first win
ALEXANDRIA — Jacob Paradeis had 24 carries for 254 yards and four touchdowns to lead Hanson to its first victory of the season over Menno/Marion...
October 11, 2013 - 11:54pm
Area high school volleyball 10/11/13: Hanson earns 12th straight win
Hanson continued its stellar play, topping Mitchell Christian in three sets in high school volleyball action Thursday in Mitchell. The set...
October 11, 2013 - 12:17am
October 9, 2013
Catching up: Schweitzer finishes in top 15 at XC meet
By Amanda Hart Northern State freshman cross country runner Jacob Schweitzer finished 13th overall with a time of 19 minutes, 55 seconds at the Gypsy Days Steps for Shep 5K Saturday in Aberdeen. Schweitzer, an Emery native, is also a member of the Wolves’ track and field team. -...
October 9, 2013 - 11:42pm
Area high school volleyball 10/9/13: WiLdKats top Chamberlain
KIMBALL — Mary Kroupa led all players with 25 assists and added eight digs and five aces in Kimball/White Lake’s 3-0 win over Chamberlain...
October 9, 2013 - 12:09am
October 7, 2013
MV/P conquers field at Marion tournament
MARION — Mount Vernon/Plankinton defeated Marion 2-0 to win the championship game at the Marion Invitational Saturday. Set scores were 28-26, 25-17. MVP was led by Dani Stoltz, who recorded eight kills. Mikayla Weiss added one kill and 19 assists. Erica Schoenwald led the...
October 7, 2013 - 1:03am
October 4, 2013
Late touchdown lifts Seahawks over Menno/Marion
BY OWEN REITZEL The Daily Republic ETHAN — Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan used fourth-quarter field position to score its only second-half touchdown...
October 4, 2013 - 9:56pm
October 2, 2013
Area high school volleyball roundup: Wessington Springs falls to Titans in three
PLANKINTON — Kallyn Prangley recorded 22 digs as Mount Vernon/Plankinton defeated Wessington Springs in three sets Tuesday in high school volleyball...
October 2, 2013 - 12:22am
September 28, 2013
Area high school football roundup 9/28/13: Blackhawks defeat Black Panthers
PLATTE — Austin Messmer rushed for 179 yards and three touchdowns to help Woonsocket/Wessington Springs/ Sanborn Central beat Platte-Geddes/...
September 28, 2013 - 12:46am