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Aberdeen man pleads not guilty in alleged machete threat
Trial for Box Elder murder suspect delayed until August
$100 million available for federal conservation program
Yellowstone oil spills fuel arguments over Keystone line
SD's Lake Area Technical Institute reaches enrollment record
Beefing up cancer care
COLUMN: Agriculture remains a top priority in the new Congress
South Dakota leading sunflower state for 2nd straight year
'Time is ripe' for food hubs
THUNE: New South Dakota delegation will hit the ground running
SB XLIX: Patriots know margin of error is small
SB XLIX: It's the best of times for Seahawks' Quinn
Feds seize $19.5 million in counterfeit items ahead of Super Bowl
UPDATE: Murder case against ex-NFL player Aaron Hernandez hits delay
Mitchell Toastmasters hold Jan. 22 meeting
Local bridge club holds meeting Jan.12
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds January meeting.
Pleasure Pals hold January meeting
Wonder Workers hold January meeting
Mae I. Yeaton
Not too big, not too little
Week two: Starting to pick up steam
GUEBERT: Winter from the window of back when
DUFFET: A response to President Obama's new higher education initiative
WOSTER: A wildly popular 'program' that never made a second season
Lake Oahe conditions improving for walleyes, other game fish
WILTZ: Just how good are American sniper rifles?
WILTZ: Just how good are American sniper rifles?
South Dakota fishing, hunting licenses expire Saturday
Legislation would allow bullheads as bait in South Dakota
November 14, 2014
Christmas at the Palace
The World's Only Corn Palace invites the community to enjoy an evening of music, magic and entertainment with Christmas at the Palace, from 4 to 7 p.m. Nov. 24. Local talent will perform on stage at 5 p.m., with complimentary chili and cookies served from 5 to 7 p.m. while supplies...
November 14, 2014 - 1:12pm
July 11, 2014
ACT opens doors to area artists
It's time to put Mitchell's talent on display. Mitchell Area Community Theatre Managing Director Megan Reimnitz said there have been a dearth of opportunities to showcase area artists, but the ACT hopes to remedy that. "We have so much untapped potential in this area," she said....
life / entertainment
July 11, 2014 - 5:09pm
June 23, 2014
Freeman Academy to host annual rib cook-off
FREEMAN -- The seventh annual ribs cook-off contest will be from 4:30 to 8 p.m. Saturday, June 28, at the north parking lot of Freeman Academy, Freeman. There will be ribs, pulled pork sandwiches, baked beans, potato salad, watermelon, sno cones, 1919 keg root beer and other soft...
life / food
June 23, 2014 - 12:34pm
June 11, 2014
At the Movies
HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2 This new animated family comedy-adventure stars the voices of: Gerard Butler, Jonah Hill, Kristin Wiig and Cate Blanchett. The thrilling second chapter of the epic "How to Train Your Dragon" trilogy returns to the fantastical world of the heroic Viking...
June 11, 2014 - 8:39pm
June 10, 2014
The Mitchell Area Community Theatre's season opener has been postponed, due to a lack of dancers. ACT Managing Director Megan Reimnitz said the opening date for "The Producers" has been pushed back one week. Its original show dates were Aug. 1, 2, 3 and 8, 9, 10. It now is scheduled...
June 10, 2014 - 3:56pm
April 23, 2014
MAP: Dakotans like rock and oldies, rap, metal and folk music
Dakotans' musical tastes are eclectic, according to a new analysis on the real estate blog Movoto. The site compiled federal and corporate data to determine American's musical preferences by location. In North and South Dakota, no one musical genre predominated, according to the...
April 23, 2014 - 10:50am
October 17, 2013
TV outdoorsman and Watertown native Benny Spies visits Mitchell
Benny Spies claims his 1973 Winnebago nicknamed “The Toaster” is more popular than he is. Spies, an outdoor enthusiast and Watertown native who has his own TV show, said Tuesday afternoon The Toaster was in the repair shop getting regular maintenance. As fall gets deeper,...
October 17, 2013 - 9:54pm
October 5, 2013
Secondary sellers overcharging for Corn Palace show tickets
A woman unwittingly spent $140 over face value for Corn Palace concert tickets Friday afternoon because she purchased them from a secondary seller. The woman questioned the price after seeing a lower price printed in The Daily Republic. Corn Palace Director Mark Schilling said...
news / local
October 5, 2013 - 8:58am
September 13, 2013
PETULA DVORAK: On-demand turns 'Weeds' into crack
This was the summer of irresponsible three-day benders. A few times, it was 4 a.m. and we said yes to just one more episode, even though the kids would be up in a couple of hours and we knew we'd be zombies at work the next day. But we couldn't stop. We just had to know whether "Downton...
opinion / columns
September 13, 2013 - 6:47am