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Noem to introduce legislation offering more flexibility for local school meal programs
Man accused of intent to sell pot, violating a drug-free zone
Musick, Putnam officially candidates for school board
House sends raw-milk legislation to governor
Legislature sets minimum distances for other vehicles to pass bicyclists
AgweekTV: Local pilots concerned about increased UAV use
Andover man develops program to help farmers calculate costs
Egg production from South Dakota chickens down 8 percent
Better Choices, Better Health workshop coming to Mitchell
Scott Supply marks 100 years of business, growth this year
Area boys basketball roundup: Canistota tops Ethan in 8B boys game
CERSOSIMO: State tourneys aren't hosting eight best teams
Pierre pulls away in fourth from Kernels
Concordia women, Midland men win GPAC tourney titles
Northern State women, Augustana men, win NSIC titles
Mount Vernon couple to celebrate 50th
Geddes woman celebrates 90th
Area couple wed in October ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 85th
Area couple plan March 6 wedding
Gene W. Thin Elk
Darlene A. Hatwan
Mary A. Nachtigal
I pledge resilience
OUR VIEW: Wrestling, what a brutal sport
MILLARD: Thune's Internet legislation meant to protect Web from FCC
ROZUM: Two weeks left
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
WILTZ: Williams-Maggs hunt a spectacular adventure
33 mountain lions killed so far in Black Hills season
GF&P offering new flower mix for statewide food plot program
SD seeks comments for Black Hills fisheries management plans
Pheasants Forever office wants to protect fowls' habitat
July 23, 2013
Geddes native killed in New Mexico
A Geddes native was shot and killed in Roswell, N.M., late last week, according to media reports. James Stewart, 22, was shot around 9 p.m. Friday, television station KRQE reported. Another man was shot in the leg but is expected to survive. The Roswell Police Department has not...
news / crime
July 23, 2013 - 7:11pm
June 17, 2013
Tuesday's sports briefs: 6/18/13
Parkston beats Platte-Geddes By The Daily Republic PARKSTON -- The Parkston Legion baseball team ended its nine-inning game early, beating Platte-Geddes 11-1 by run rule Monday. Brian Vermeulen earned the win for Parkston, throwing seven complete innings, giving up four hits...
June 17, 2013 - 11:33pm
June 16, 2013
Open house planned for Slaba's 80th
GEDDES -- Charles Slaba, Geddes, will celebrate his 80th birthday at an open house from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 22, at the Lone Tree Steakhouse, Geddes. He requests no gifts.
life / celebrations
June 16, 2013 - 11:30pm
June 13, 2013
Thursday's Sports Briefs: 6/13/13
Mitchell White splits at Aberdeen By The Daily Republic ABERDEEN -- The Mitchell White teener baseball team split in a doubleheader against Aberdeen Wednesday. Mitchell won the first game 8-5 and lost the second 19-14. In the opening game, Jeremiah Schmitz pitched the first five...
June 13, 2013 - 12:03am
June 7, 2013
Platte-Geddes FFA gets donation
PLATTE -- Student leaders and advisers of the Platte-Geddes FFA chapter recently accepted a check for $7,100 from Midwest Ag Center and Red Brand fence. The proceeds are a result of the retailer's partnership with Red Brand in Home Grown, a grassroots funding initiative created...
June 7, 2013 - 6:45am
Friday's Sports Briefs: 6/7/13
Area athletes earn academic honor By The Daily Republic Several area high school track and field athletes were given academic all-state honors, it was announced this week. To be eligible for the award, an athlete must be a senior with a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or...
sports / fishing
June 7, 2013 - 12:21am
June 6, 2013
High school athletes feeling pressure to improve in offseason
Pressure can be good or bad depending on how an athlete handles it. For high school athletes, pressure does not only exist during a sport's...
June 6, 2013 - 12:24am
June 5, 2013
Wednesday's sports briefs: 6/5/13
Mitchell junior Legion takes two from Pierre By The Daily Republic The Mitchell junior Legion baseball team swept Pierre 9-8 and 14-4 Tuesday at Drake Field. Mitchell won the first game on a walk-off bunt from Devin Mehlhaff that scored Criox Erickson. Brice Erickson got the...
June 5, 2013 - 12:21am
May 24, 2013
Class A state track notebook: Chamberlain's Priebe in good position in hurdles
LENNOX -- It didn't take long for Chamberlain's Hudson Priebe to get warmed up at the Friday at the Class A state track meet. The Chamberlain junior came out in his first event -- the boys' 110-meter hurdles preliminaries -- and dominated his heat with a season-best time of 14.88...
May 24, 2013 - 10:41pm
May 19, 2013
South Central girls going for 2nd straight Class B golf title
South Central has three returning golfers from its undefeated, Class B state champion season from a year ago. That experience is going to play a big factor headed into today's first day of state competition at Edgebrook Golf Course in Brookings when the Cougars look to defend their...
May 19, 2013 - 11:40pm
SD school sharing plan moving slower than hoped
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A plan for several rural South Dakota school districts to share staff and hold more classes online will proceed more slowly than some had hoped. Platte-Geddes Superintendent Dennis Goodwin had proposed that his district and those nearby should join forces by sharing...
news / state
May 19, 2013 - 6:10pm
May 15, 2013
DWU women's basketball team signs point guard By The Daily Republic The Dakota Wesleyan University women's basketball team has signed junior college transfer Savannah Minder, it was announced Monday. Minder is a 5-foot-8 point guard who played for Northwest College in Powell,...
May 15, 2013 - 12:36am
May 11, 2013
Burke/South Central girls, Platte-Geddes boys claim Region 4B titles
Burke/South Central's Sydney Benter smiled from ear to ear as she heard her name called, revealing she was the Region 4B girls' golf individual champion Friday at Lakeview Golf Course in Mitchell. "It feels really awesome," said Benter, adding the win was her first region one. "It...
May 11, 2013 - 12:23am
May 8, 2013
Southeastern South Dakota Conference track and field results
Southeastern South Dakota Conference track and field meet Tuesday in Gregory Boys team results: 1. Bon Homme 171; 2. Ethan/Parkston 119; 3. Chamberlain 113; 4. Platte-Geddes 73; 5. Scotland 69; 6. Mount Vernon/Plankinton 65; 7. Wagner 58; 8. Gregory 29. Individual results: 100:...
May 8, 2013 - 12:41am