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McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
SDSU-led cattle seminar stirs up consumer impact ideas
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
U.S. takes step to boost organic food production
Puerto Ricans could ease South Dakota dairy labor shortage
Area wrestling roundup: KWLPG wins three at home quad
No. 5 Avon downs Mitchell Christian
Mitchell Christian holds off Avon
Area basketball roundup: Peterson powers Platte-Geddes over Burke/South Central
Harrisburg fends off Kernel boys
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
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WOSTER: Presidential communication: From Washington's horse rides to Trump tweets
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ROUNDS: Repealing Obamacare first step to replacing it with affordable, patient-centered plan
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
October 15, 2012
Animation festival kicks off this week in Brookings
BROOKINGS (AP) -- A festival dedicated to short animated films is getting under way this week in Brookings. The SoDak Animation Festival begins Wednesday at South Dakota State University Brookings. The four-day event will feature nearly 50 short films from 16 countries. The annual...
October 15, 2012 - 12:39pm
October 1, 2012
Menno Octoberfest offers polka and food
MENNO -- The sound of polka music and smell of German food has become as regular as the changing of the leaves when fall arrives in Menno. As has been the case for more than two decades, the Germans from the Russia Heritage Society will hold its Octoberfest on Saturday, Oct....
October 1, 2012 - 6:13am
September 29, 2012
Simmons to present at SD book festival Saturday
The annual South Dakota Festival of Books takes place this weekend and Dakota Wesleyan University's Dr. Don Simmons will present. Simmons,...
September 29, 2012 - 6:49am
September 28, 2012
SD Festival of Books underway in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- The 10th annual South Dakota Festival of Books kicks off Friday in Sioux Falls. This year's event brings more than 50 authors together for a variety of workshops, presentations and book signings. Presentations focus on one of six tracks: fiction, non-fiction,...
September 28, 2012 - 1:31pm
Corn Palace Festival deemed a success
Nearly 6,000 people attended Corn Palace Festival concerts this year. That includes the approximately 900 who were at the Hinder/Kory and the Fireflies show Thursday night. While Kory and the Fireflies opened the show, Hinder was unable to perform due to the lead singer's throat...
August 28, 2012 - 6:19am
Band, city official, police: Rumors of Hinder arrest false
Despite rumors of a drug-related arrest, Cody Hanson, drummer for the band Hinder, said Monday the band canceled its show Thursday at the Corn...
August 28, 2012 - 5:53am
August 27, 2012
Corn Palace Festival, other events welcome visitors
The Corn Palace Festival week is a wrap. The midway and its mingled scents of barbecue and kettle corn are gone, and the tour buses are headed...
August 27, 2012 - 7:09am
August 25, 2012
Country music star Charlie Daniels is still fiddling around
If you go Charlie Daniels performs at 7 p.m. Saturday with opening act, the Doo-Wah Riders. Tickets are $35, and available at the Corn Palace...
August 25, 2012 - 10:33am
Caramel apples coated in memories
It's a bite of the past, covered in melted caramel. Caramel apples are on sale in downtown Mitchell this week, as they have been every Corn...
August 25, 2012 - 9:52am
Dolenz still Monkee-ing around at 67
Monkee business has been very good for Micky Dolenz for more than 40 years. Dolenz, the lead singer and drummer of The Monkees, is among the...
August 25, 2012 - 9:00am
August 24, 2012
Thompson Square: Not your typical country duo
Shawna Thompson dreamed of being a country music star since she was 4 years old. She grew up in Chatom, Ala., and her guitar-playing father...
August 24, 2012 - 8:11am
August 23, 2012
Rock band Hinder to kick off Corn Palace Festival concerts
Hinder, the five-man rock band known for the hits "Lips of an Angel" and "Get Stoned," kicks off the Corn Palace Festival's headliner entertainment...
August 23, 2012 - 8:42am
August 3, 2012
August Moon festival planned Saturday
The Mitchell Prehistoric Indian Village is hosting its August Moon Festival on Saturday night under the first full moon of the month. The event will raise money for the village and the Dakota Discovery Museum, said Cindy Gregg, executive director of the Indian Village. "This...
August 3, 2012 - 6:41am
July 6, 2012
August Moon Festival planned at Prehistoric Indian Village
The Mitchell Prehistoric Indian Village and the Dakota Discovery Museum, both of Mitchell, are conducting a joint fundraiser that includes a chance to win a Disney vacation. The August Moon Festival will be at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 4, at the Mitchell Prehistoric Indian Village....
July 6, 2012 - 10:37pm
April 13, 2012
LETTER: Our polka visit brings business to Mitchell
To the Editor: This is in response to your article in The Daily Republic asking for our opinion on the Polka Festival held in the fall at Mitchell. I have been attending that festival for at least 10 years and it is one of my favorites. I have met and see friends that I have made...
April 13, 2012 - 3:18pm