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April 7, 2016
Vienna DeWitt, 8, of Mitchell, participates in physical therapy during her stay at Sanford Children's Hospital in Sioux Falls after suffering two strokes in February. (Photo courtesy of Evie DeWitt)
Mitchell girl is 'a walking miracle'
April 7, 2016 - 10:19am
March 26, 2016
Polly Parker stands in a former birthing room on Wednesday March 16 at Avera Queen of Peace in Mitchell. Parker has helped pregnant and expectant mothers and families as a registered nurse and instructor of parenting classes for 34 years. (Sarah Barclay/Republic)
For Polly Parker, it's a labor of love
March 26, 2016 - 8:52am
August 29, 2015
Angela Yahne, a Mitchell native, is one of two people in South Dakota to pass the second level of certification in the Cicerone Program. (Photo courtesy of Carrie Kuhl at Hitch Studio in Brookings)
Mitchell native embracing career in craft beer industry
August 29, 2015 - 9:18pm
July 19, 2015
Mitchell High School teacher Jeff Hoffman, of rural Bridgewater, had to have his left leg amputated on March 17 after being diagnosed with cancer. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Jeff Hoffman standing strong after cancer
July 19, 2015 - 8:04pm
July 11, 2015
Shelby Riggs poses with her horse, Peppy, a 15-year-old quarter horse, at her Mitchell home. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Queening contest one of many pursuits for MHS senior Riggs
July 11, 2015 - 10:31am
June 19, 2015
Heart and Sole Honorary Co-Chair Joyce Ackman is pictured recently at her rural Mitchell home. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Three-time cancer survivor named Heart and Sole honorary co-chair
June 19, 2015 - 8:45am
June 6, 2015
Dusan Mirkovic, a 2015 Mitchell High School graduate, is pictured recently in Mitchell. Mirkovic received a scholarship that grants him acceptance into medical school. (Matt Gade/Republic)
MHS grad’s med school plans join love of science, helping people
June 6, 2015 - 10:26am
May 1, 2015
Glen Shoemaker, center, tinkers with the features of his new, handicapped motorcycle while, from left to right, his brother Tom Shoemaker, friend George Stainbrook and Blake Sabers watch on Wednesday at Sabers in Mitchell. (Caitlynn Peetz/Republic)
Freedom to ride
May 1, 2015 - 9:17pm
April 25, 2015
Miss South Dakota Princess, Alexis Diedrich, poses for a photograph during an interview with The Daily Republic on Monday. (Kella Rodiek/Republic)
Pageant poise
April 25, 2015 - 9:50am
March 30, 2015
Mitchell High School seniors Kendra Zirpel, at left, and Sam Weller were recognized for being four-year members of the audition-only All-State Band during the band's concert on Saturday in Sioux Falls. (Candy DenOuden/Republic)
'Music gave me a voice'
March 30, 2015 - 9:41pm
December 14, 2014
Mitchell Christian's new principal/administrator Gary Cookson receives a hug from preschooler Cooper Guenther as the preschoolers line up before heading to lunch on Tuesday morning. (Matt Gade/Republic)
New MCS admin embraces dual role
December 14, 2014 - 4:27pm
December 11, 2014
Retired Army veteran and Purple Heart recipient Steven Holden recently competed on a reality TV show called "The Calling," and was named the winner of the show on Dec. 6. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Missouri veteran, outdoorsman returns to SD often for hunting, camaraderie
December 11, 2014 - 10:48pm
December 8, 2014
Meatballs make a great party appetizer. (Forum News Service Photo)
When Sicily meets Scandinavia
December 8, 2014 - 2:41pm
November 29, 2014
Amber Erickson is the 4-H Youth Program Adviser for Davison and Hanson counties. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Not just for farm kids
November 29, 2014 - 7:38pm
November 25, 2014
HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE: 10 reasons to shop local
November 25, 2014 - 6:37pm