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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
Chappell birdies final hole to take Texas Open
Nelson relishes quarterback competition
Cougars cruise in home golf meet
Kernel boys better own relay record
Locals lead the way at Greenway Relays
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
Robert C. "Bobby" Douville, Sr.
Dennis LeRoy (Denny) Kringen
Richard J. Miller
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
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