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Mitchell Polar Plunge raises $27K, breaks record with 103 jumpers
Mitchell Tech showcases program in annual welding competition
Photos from the annual Mitchell Polar Plunge
Planned Parenthood sees brief reprieve after healthcare bill yanked
Around the Region
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
NOEM: A diversity of issues impacting agriculture
South Dakota farmers have mixed reaction to Thune's SHIPP
Super Sophomore: Bridgewater-Emery’s Schultz named Republic player of the year
New England keeper Cropper has Minnesota roots
Relief prospect Chargois optioned to Triple-A
Boudreau won't be resting Wild stars
Berrios focused on claiming spot in Twins' rotation
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Robert "Bob" Jenkinson
WOSTER: Finding funding to keep those sunny days and clouds away
THUNE: It's time to turn the page on Obamacare
OUR VIEW: Sixth Ave. project has room to grow
IN OTHER WORDS: It's personal -- not business
DAUGAARD: Looking back on a successful legislative session
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Curtis and Linda Mueller
September 13, 2016
Herrick man pleads not guilty to vehicle assault
BURKE — A man charged with driving over someone pleaded not guilty to all charges last week in Gregory County. Dwight Young, 44, of Herrick, pleaded not guilty on Nov. 6 to aggravated assault, hit and run and reckless driving, court documents state. The charges stem from a June...
September 13, 2016 - 6:50pm
July 23, 2016
An annual drive to the rodeo
HERRICK — Longhorn cattle plodded down the dirt road and between the rolling hills toward Burke with about 50 riders and two wagons in...
July 23, 2016 - 8:33am
September 29, 2015
Herrick man pleads guilty to second-degree manslaughter
A Herrick man pleaded guilty Tuesday to second-degree manslaughter, stemming from a vehicle crash that killed Steven Wheeler in May. Herris Lambley, 77, pleaded guilty before a Gregory County judge to one count of second-degree manslaughter. The charge arose from an incident on...
September 29, 2015 - 3:42pm
September 12, 2015
Herrick man charged with second-degree manslaughter
HERRICK—A Herrick man was indicted by a Gregory County grand jury on charges that include second-degree manslaughter and reckless driving, stemming from a vehicle crash that killed Steven Wheeler in May. Herris Lambley, 77, faces second degree manslaughter, reckless driving,...
September 12, 2015 - 11:09am
May 27, 2015
Herrick man dies in Gregory County crash
HERRICK — A Herrick man, identified as Steven Wheeler, 24, died Tuesday in a two-vehicle crash 1 mile east of Herrick. The South Dakota...
May 27, 2015 - 10:28am
March 3, 2013
Hanson girls claim region title and state tourney berth in win over South Central
With only one senior last year, the Hanson girls' basketball team went to the Class B state tournament and finished sixth. After defeating...
March 3, 2013 - 1:08am
February 15, 2013
Area high school basketball roundup 02/15/13: Huber scores 27 points to lift Hanson over Jaguars
Matt Huber scored 27 points as the Hanson boys' basketball team edged Corsica/Stickney 60-52 at the Kimball/White Lake tripleheader Thursday...
February 15, 2013 - 12:30am
June 22, 2011
Dylan Hart, Logan Parr hoping for state title in team roping
By TRAVIS MESTER The Daily Republic A pair of Mitchell High School students has high expectations for this week's South Dakota High School Rodeo State Finals. Logan Parr and Dylan Hart, both of which finished their junior years at MHS last month, will compete together in the team...
June 22, 2011 - 12:00am
June 21, 2011
Incumbents win elections in Bonesteel, Wessington Springs, Herrick
Incumbents won their offices in two of three area elections Tuesday. In the South Central School Board race, Jason Jons and Kaylene Marts received 122 votes and 103 votes, respectively. Their challengers were Kathy Divine, 79 votes; and Susan Ziebro, 16 votes. Each term is for three...
June 21, 2011 - 10:38pm
Chamberlain, Burke areas hit hard by flash flooding
Heavy rainfall has exacerbated the high-water problems in the Chamberlain area and elsewhere in the region. The temporary levees built to protect...
June 21, 2011 - 12:05pm
Area elections today in Wessington Springs, Herrick and Bonesteel
Two area schools and one city will hold elections today. All polling places are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. * Wessington Springs School District: Three people are running for two three-year terms on the Wessington Springs School Board. Incumbent Linda Willman, along with Julie Kaus...
June 21, 2011 - 7:34am
March 17, 2011
CATCHING UP: Baxa earns second-team all-GPAC honor for USF women's basketball team
Herrick native Chelsa Baxa earned second-team all-Great Plains Athletic Conference accolades for the University of Sioux Falls women's basketball team, it was announced recently. Baxa averaged 8.8 points and 2.5 rebounds per game this season and led the team with an 82 percent free-throw...
March 17, 2011 - 12:00am
February 9, 2011
AREA BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: TDA boys beat Mount Vernon
TRIPP -- Tripp-Delmont/Armour's Tyler Payer scored a game-high 22 points in a 60-48 win over Mount Vernon in a boys' high school basketball game...
February 9, 2011 - 12:29am
February 6, 2011
SUNDAY'S BRIEFS: Mitchell High School gymnastics does not attend ESD Conference Meet because of bad weather
The Mitchell High School gymnastics team was unable to attend the Eastern South Dakota Conference meet Saturday in Aberdeen because of bad weather. Mitchell coach Audra Rew said the team left at 7:30 a.m. Saturday morning for the meet, which was scheduled to start at 1:30 p.m., but...
February 6, 2011 - 6:11pm
December 23, 2010
Catching Up: A Look at Former Area Athletes
South Central graduate Chelsa Baxa led the University of Sioux Falls women's basketball team with 17 points in a win over Presentation on Thursday in Aberdeen. Baxa, a 5-foot-8 senior guard, led five double-digit scorers for the No. 4-ranked Cougars in the 108-64 victory. Baxa also...
December 23, 2010 - 12:00am