Skip to main content
The Daily Republic
Park drowning victim is university student from Nepal
Family of South Dakota man run over by train sues railway
1 hospitalized, another arrested in residential fire
Chickens may be allowed in South Dakota city
Growing Black Hills city proposes $20 million event center
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
Pro rodeo's rags-to-riches bull proving hard to ride
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
Tiger softball team swept at Midland
DEAL: Mike Miller Classic alums dot prep, college basketball scene
DWU finishes 1-3 on GPAC road trip
Aberdeen Roncalli's Neuendorf selected at MHS boys basketball coach
Moke strikes out 16 in Honker victory
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
Mary Freidel Mimmack
Harold Theodore Tiede
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
MERCER: Auditor general is prepared to deliver a GEAR UP report
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
THUNE: A moment worth the wait
ROUNDS: Undoing the Obama legacy of ‘government knows best’
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
July 18, 2016
State commission won't deny, or OK, changing purpose of Envirothon grant
PIERRE — No high school teams from South Dakota are participating in the North American Envirothon competition this summer. That means a $4,000 state grant for their travel isn't being used. The Butte Conservation Districts wanted to convert the travel grant to a new purpose:...
July 18, 2016 - 5:18pm
May 2, 2016
Hoping to deter grant corruption, a state board meets for first time
PIERRE—Dozens of finance officers from throughout state government and some managers met with South Dakota's new State Board of Internal Control for the first time Monday. The Legislature created the board at the request of Gov. Dennis Daugaard, using a model suggested by Lt....
May 2, 2016 - 5:24pm
October 16, 2015
Deadline approaching for community, safety project grants
PIERRE (AP) — The state Department of Agriculture says the deadline is approaching to apply for grants that are available for community improvement and public safety projects. The agency said Thursday that applications for Building Our South Dakota Rural Communities grant program...
October 16, 2015 - 1:35pm
October 12, 2015
Federal grants to help SD programs for new farmers, ranchers
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Two organizations in South Dakota will receive a portion of the $17 million in grants that the U.S. Department of Agriculture is handing out to help new farmers and ranchers. The federal agency says Dakota Rural Action and South Dakota State University will...
October 12, 2015 - 12:48pm
October 5, 2015
South Dakota agencies getting $662K for new officers
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota agencies have been awarded more than $662,000 in Community Oriented Policing Services grants. Acting U.S. Attorney Randolph Seiler says the Sioux Falls Police Department is receiving $375,000 to fund three officers. Eagle Butte is receiving $171,000...
October 5, 2015 - 1:40pm
September 28, 2015
Nature foundation unveils $3.3M in monarch butterfly grants
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A national wildlife group awarded $3.3 million in grants Monday in its initial push to stem the worrisome decline of...
September 28, 2015 - 5:01pm
August 27, 2015
Grants available for community improvement, safety projects
PIERRE (AP) — The state Department of Agriculture says grants are available for community improvement and public safety projects. The agency said Wednesday that applications for Building Our South Dakota Rural Communities grant program funding need to be sent in by the end...
August 27, 2015 - 11:29am
August 18, 2015
Standing Rock college gets grant for academic support effort
FORT YATES, N.D. (AP) — The tribal college on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in the Dakotas is getting a federal grant to maintain an academic support program that serves a large percentage of its students. Sitting Bull College in Fort Yates is receiving $220,000 from...
August 18, 2015 - 2:48pm
August 11, 2015
Public hearing draws no interest on grants for tribal governments
PIERRE — The South Dakota Board of Economic Development approved rule changes Tuesday to ensure tribal governments could seek help from two of state government's grant programs. The next step is final clearance from the Legislature's rules review committee. The changes add...
August 11, 2015 - 4:18pm
July 30, 2015
Companies can access grants for workplace physical activity
BROOKINGS (AP) — South Dakota businesses interested in enhancing their employees' access to physical activity can now apply for one of 10 state grants. Nikki Prosch is a South Dakota State University Extension health and physical activity field specialist. Prosch says the 2015...
July 30, 2015 - 3:30pm
Patterson announces first round of grants to schools
NEW YORK (AP) — James Patterson is announcing the first round of school libraries to receive grants from an initiative he and Scholastic Reading...
June 30, 2015 - 1:40pm
June 2, 2015
Daugaard: Over $2.8M in funding to help 6 community projects
PIERRE (AP) — Gov. Dennis Daugaard has awarded more than $2.8 million in grant funding to aid six projects in communities throughout the state. The governor says the Community Development Block Grants will help complete the projects totaling more than $15.3 million. The funding...
June 2, 2015 - 4:22pm
April 9, 2015
SD schools use grants to improve math, science instruction
PIERRE (AP) — Federal grants of $270,000 will go toward six South Dakota projects geared toward improving science and mathematics instruction in middle and high schools. South Dakota State University, Black Hills State University and the Sanford Underground Research Facility...
April 9, 2015 - 1:14pm
March 24, 2015
Grant money available to preserve historic SD record
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakotans interested in preserving historic records can apply for grant money to help in the effort. The state Historical Records Advisory Board is taking applications from records caretakers through April 30. The funding comes through a grant from the...
March 24, 2015 - 2:55pm
March 16, 2015
State Historical Records Advisory Board announces re-grant opportunity
PIERRE — The South Dakota State Historical Records Advisory Board is accepting re-grant applications from records caretakers across the state. The funding comes through a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission of the National Archives and Records...
March 16, 2015 - 5:50pm