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2014 Stories of the Year
Salvation Army $54K short of Christmas goal
Diaz trial set to begin Monday in Sioux Falls
ND fastest growing state in 2014
Pressler ups involvement in Centrist Project
GUEBERT: No room in the gym, but always room for food
COLUMN: Need to look back before continuing forward
GUEBERT: The elephant in the pantry
Davison County 4-Hers honored at program
Seeds available for educational garden programs
Undefeated Kernels head into Miller Classic with momentum
Undefeated area teams featured at tournament
Cersosimo nets 4, Marlin boys win
Freeman girls top Centerville 50-37
Out-of-state talent fills Corn Palace, Pentagon
BOOKS: Penguin picture book tells story of friendship
At the Movies
Area businesses thanked for SHARE program efforts
May wedding planned by area couple
Mitchell woman celebrates 101st
Betty Jean (Sievert) Thompson
Leatrice "Retie" Bruns
LETTER: Teach youth respect for authority
LETTER: Sand, don't salt, the roads
LETTER: My hero is perfect -- he's Jesus
LETTER: Jehovah, Allah are not the same
LETTER: Finding common ground on Common Core
PHOTO: Ice fishing time
WILTZ: Greatness, and not just John Williamson, once lived in our midst
SD accepting applications for wildlife grants
14-year-old catches 23-pound northern pike in SD
WILTZ: A Dakota wildlife paradise
Area high school volleyball roundup: Skorepa earns 1,000th career kill
MENNO — Carley Skorepa hit her 1,000 career kill for Scotland in a victory over Menno on Monday. The Highlanders won the five-set match...
October 27, 2014 - 11:53pm
October 24, 2014
Kropsey rushes for nearly 300 yards in Lyman victory
PRESHO — Korder Cropsey rushed for 294 yards to lead Lyman to a 60-6 win over Jones County in a high school football game Thursday. The game ended early in the fourth quarter due to the mercy rule. Cropsey rushed 20 time for seven touchdown. Trey Mundlien rushed 110 yards on 14...
sports / prep
October 24, 2014 - 12:23am
October 21, 2014
Area football teams clinch playoff spots, others vying to get in
With just under a week before the state playoffs begin, several South Dakota high school football teams have a lot on the line on Thursday, marking the final night of games for the regular season. To qualify for the state playoffs (with the exception of Class 11AAA and 11AA), a...
October 21, 2014 - 10:07pm
CTE consortium takes off in four area towns
GREGORY — There may not be a better example of hands-on learning than what's being built in Gregory. Or Burke, Bonesteel and Colome. Thanks to a $604,000 grant from the governor's office earlier this year, the high schools in those communities are offering career and technical...
news / local
October 21, 2014 - 6:34am
October 16, 2014
Area high school volleyball roundup: Adams leads Bon Homme to three-set victory
CORSICA — Bon Homme defeated Corsica/Stickney 25-5, 25-8, 25-11 in a three-set match on Thursday in Corsica. Alie Adams led Bon Homme with 24 assists, three digs and three aces, while Liz Kubal had six kills, six digs, six aces and two blocks. Morgan Rothschadl added 10 digs,...
October 16, 2014 - 11:57pm
Freeman Academy boys cross country team wins Region 3B
FREEMAN -- Ryan Haggerty and Thaniel Schroeder finished in first and second to pace the Freeman Academy boys cross country team to a first place finish at the Region 3B cross country meet on Wednesday in Freeman. Haggerty won the event with a time of 17:51, while Schroeder finished...
October 16, 2014 - 12:09am
October 15, 2014
Area volleyball roundup: Winner tops Chamberlain
CHAMBERLAIN — Kelsey Bertram had seven aces, six assists and 13 kills to lead the Winner volleyball team over Chamberlain 3-0 Tuesday. Set scores were 25-19, 25-16, 25-15. Dusti Littau had four aces, six kills, a block and 14 digs for Winner. Bailey Volmer tallied 17 digs,...
October 15, 2014 - 12:19am
October 12, 2014
Briefs: Braun has 5 TDs in Gregory win
By The Daily Republic GREGORY -- Kurt Braun had two rushing and three passing touchdowns in the Gregory football team's 60-6 win over Andes Central on Friday. Braun had 79 rushing yards to go along with 134 passing yards in the win. Gavin Thomas had two catches for 80 yards, and...
October 12, 2014 - 6:30pm
October 11, 2014
Area football roundup: Kirkpatrick runs Chamberlain to second win
CHAMBERLAIN — Spencer Kirkpatrick had 20 carries for 135 yards and four touchdowns to lead the Chamberlain football team over St. Francis Indian 46-14 on Friday. Jeremy Herron had eight carries for 115 yards and a score for the Cubs, who outgained the Warriors 381-173. Parker...
October 11, 2014 - 12:26am
October 9, 2014
Area high school volleyball roundup: Erickson has double-double in Black Panthers' victory
PLATTE — The Platte-Geddes Black Panthers beat the Gregory Gorillas in a four-set match on Thursday. Set scores were 25-15, 20-25, 25-17, 25-12. Jenna Erickson led the Black Panthers with a double-double, recording 25 digs and 23 assists. Jada Nelson had 11 digs, nine kills, seven...
October 9, 2014 - 11:53pm
Six area football teams remain undefeated
WOONSOCKET -- A strong offensive attack has propelled the Woonsocket/Wessington Springs/Sanborn Central football team to an undefeated record six weeks into the season. The Class 9AA No. 3 Blackhawks (5-0) have outscored its opponents 258-73 this season. "I think the guys just...
October 9, 2014 - 11:34pm
October 7, 2014
Area volleyball: Bertram leads Winner Warriors
GREGORY — The Winner volleyball team earned its 12th win and beat Gregory 25-23, 25-18, 25-12 on Tuesday. Winner’s Sydney Fritz had 13 kills, one block, 13 digs and two aces for a double-double. Kelsey Bertram added 11 kills, two blocks, 12 assists and 14 digs for a triple-double,...
October 7, 2014 - 11:28pm
BankWest celebrates by making donations
PIERRE — BankWest employees from across South Dakota traded their dress shoes for sneakers and hit the streets this summer. As a result, more than two dozen charities recently received donations totaling $6,100. As part of the company’s 125th anniversary, BankWest employees...
news / business
October 7, 2014 - 4:10pm
October 4, 2014
Area high school football roundup: No. 3 Winner upsets No. 2 St. Thomas More 30-12
RAPID CITY — Sam Naasz rushed 130 yards to lead third-ranked Winner to a 20-13 win over No. 2 St. Thomas More on Friday in a Class 11B football game. Winner recorded 365 total offensive yards, with Tyler Haley recording 16 carries for 114 yards rushing. St. Thomas More totaled...
sports / prep
October 4, 2014 - 12:13am
September 29, 2014
Platte-Geddes Cross Country Invitational Results
Platte-Geddes Cross Country Invitational Saturday in Platte Individual results (Place, name, school, time) Boys varsity 1. Tobias Weddell, Todd County, 17:48; 2. Daniel Whirlwind Soldier, Todd County,18:39; 3. Donald Aquallo, Todd County, 18:45; 4. Iren Grassrope,...
September 29, 2014 - 12:20am