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ASTRO BOB: Don your spacesuit, we're going for a ride
Renovations on schedule for 2018 archery world championships
County spends $1,500 per year replacing bullet-ridden signs
A virtuous vow: Mitchell nun celebrates 70th year jubilee
Around the Region: Plankinton, Chamberlain & Howard
Bankers: economy to remain slow in rural parts of 10 states
Community Closet to open in downtown Wagner on Dec. 1
South Dakota corn, soybean, sorghum crops forecast down
5 questions with ... Grady Bakken, farmer, Lignite, N.D.
New York strippers strike: Dancers say nearly-naked 'bottle girls' are grabbing their cash, cite racism
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Presidential Turkeys
Climbing cattle prices: Ag officials happy after 'shockingly low' 2016
AgweekTV wins first place awards from National Association of Farm Broadcasting
Commentary: Farmers' most important trait
Canadian ag's view of NAFTA: Strong support north of border, official says
Oshie, Holtby guide Capitals past Wild
Experience will guide Twins as they weigh extensions for budding stars
Vikings' stout defense set to clash with Rams' explosive offense
'Collective effort' and 'no egos' among keys to strong Vikings' offensive line
Dakota Wesleyan men snap skid, down Concordia
What you need in your winter survival kit
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
LETTER: New ideas for Mitchell's Main Street
LETTER: DC arguments are ridiculous
WOSTER: Enjoy SD's fall landscapes
Commentary: Don't hold your breath for a 'reckoning' on Bill Clinton
I'm a feminist. I study rape culture. And I don't want Al Franken to resign.
Wiltz: Chicken hawks could be affecting pheasant population
Wiltz: A rattlesnake eatin' turkey?
Mitchell VFW Post 2750 hosts ALS trapshoot fundraiser
Wiltz: Does Cabela's still book hunting and fishing trips?
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
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September 9, 2014
$12M TIGER grant to get rail project underway
A railroad project from Chamberlain west to Presho will finally get underway thanks to a $12 million federal grant that pushed funding to its goal. On Tuesday, the South Dakota Department of Transportation learned it will receive $12.68 million from a Transportation Investment Generating...
September 9, 2014 - 7:04pm
Hanson School District garners $10K grant
Hanson School District was named Tuesday as a $10,000 grant recipient for America's Farmers Grow Rural Education, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund. "We're glad to get it," Superintendent Jim Bridge told The Daily Republic. "It's going toward an alternative education program for kids...
September 9, 2014 - 5:08pm
August 27, 2014
Watertown tech school gets $500,000 NASA grant
RAPID CITY (AP) — The South Dakota Space Grant Consortium has been awarded $500,000 by NASA. The grant will be used by the consortium, located at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, to increase engagement in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM)...
August 27, 2014 - 10:42pm
August 13, 2014
Sanborn Central Ag Ed, Woonsocket Ag Ed receive grant
The Sanborn Central Agricultural Education and Woonsocket Agricultural Education programs have been selected to receive a $2,000 grant from Farm Credit Services of America through the Working Here Fund. Through their Working Here Fund, Farm Credit Services of America (FCSAmerica)...
August 13, 2014 - 5:22pm
Grant to help low-income SD students take AP tests
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Department of Education is receiving more than $7,500 in an effort to help more low-income students take Advanced Placement exams. The Advanced Placement Test Fee Program aims to encourage historically underserved students to take the university-level...
August 13, 2014 - 8:54am
July 30, 2014
Group wins grant to aid food distribution
Weekend Snack Pack Inc. of Mitchell has been selected to receive a Hometown Heroes Grant to support its food distribution program. The nonprofit was nominated for the award by Arby’s Restaurant in Mitchell. The grant is being made by the Share Our Strength: No Kid Hungry campaign...
July 30, 2014 - 7:56am
July 28, 2014
SD governor awards $1.3M to recreational trails
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has awarded $1.3 million to recreational trails in several cities, state parks and the Black Hills National Forest. Daugaard this week announced the awards given through the Recreational Trails Program. The cities that were...
July 28, 2014 - 12:11am
July 24, 2014
Mitchell Area Safehouse receives $55K grant
PIERRE, S.D. — Twenty emergency and domestic violence shelters in 15 South Dakota communities will find financial operations a little easier with the help of $513,761 in grant funding through the South Dakota Housing Development Authority (SDHDA). The Emergency Solutions Grants...
July 24, 2014 - 11:02pm
July 21, 2014
$294K federal grant will pay to digitize newspapers
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. Tim Johnson, D-S.D., Monday announced the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has awarded a $294,665 federal grant to the South Dakota Department of Tourism and State Development. This grant money will be used to fund the South Dakota Digital...
July 21, 2014 - 8:47pm
July 16, 2014
Freeman receives $150K national arts grant
FREEMAN -- National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Jane Chu announced plans to award 66 “Our Town” grants totaling $5.073 million and reaching 38 states in the Our Town program's fourth year of funding. Freeman Arts/Earth Center proposal, featuring Freeman’s cultural and...
July 16, 2014 - 11:43pm
July 2, 2014
US providing $50M for Red River Basin conservation
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The U.S Department of Agriculture will provide up to $50 million over the next five years for conservation programs in the Red River Basin in North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and Democratic Minnesota U.S. Rep. Collin...
July 2, 2014 - 9:59pm
SD grants $11,000 to address forestry problems after October blizzard
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Department of Agriculture has provided more than $11,000 in grants for tree planting projects. They came from the Urban and Community Forestry Comprehensive Challenge Grant Program and the U.S. Forest Service. Recipients matched the grants with...
July 2, 2014 - 9:44am
June 24, 2014
District report presented to county
Davison County has gotten its money worth from Planning and Development District III, commissioners said Tuesday. The annual report regarding the county's 40-year investment in the area planning and development district was presented to the commission during its regular meeting Tuesday...
June 24, 2014 - 10:57pm
May 29, 2014
Mammoth Site in Hot Springs gets $862K in USDA funding
HOT SPRINGS (AP) — The Mammoth Site in southwest South Dakota has been granted $862,100 in federal funding to build a new learning center that will include two theaters. Officials with the site in Hot Springs plan to build a 5,800-square-foot addition that will feature a new...
May 29, 2014 - 6:23pm
May 22, 2014
Deadline nears for SD grant program
DEADWOOD — Applications are now available for second-round considerations for the Outside-of-Deadwood Grant program. Since 2002, the Deadwood Historic Preservation Commission has helped promote the preservation and interpretation of historic sites, buildings and properties throughout...
May 22, 2014 - 12:42pm