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Mitchell man arrested for alleged dry fire at woman
26 years and counting: Howard community bands together to bring presents to area children
Anonymous donor gives Mitchell PD $10K to hand out
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
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Klobuchar on Obama's renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Heritage Foundation publishes report criticizing sections of 2014 Farm Bill
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
Marlin varsity teams embark with new leaders
Area wrestling: Parkston goes 1-2 at home quad
Area high school girls basketball roundup: Reiner, Nighthawks down WiLdKats
DWU women rank high in free-throw shooting
IOC says Games bid process must change so there are no losers
Hofer birth announcement
Mitchell woman marks 80th decade
Amick birth announcement
Couple unites in July ceremony
White Lake man celebrates nine decades
James F. Hinrichs
Doris D. Mebius
Carroll M. Hunstad
Laura M. Johnson
James Frank Hinrichs
WOSTER: The orbit that made the moon landing possible
The price of listening and hearing fatigue
ACT’s “A Christmas Story, The Musical” delights audiences with familiar, beloved characters
ROUNDS: The Electoral College a vital piece of our Constitution
OUR VIEW: Cabela's keeps playing waiting game
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
Wiltz: Buck fever? Can't say I've been afflicted
Wiltz: Thankful in all forms during hunting season
Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
SD deer elusive after EHD outbreak
December 6, 2016
SD delegation battles to keep Hot Springs VA open
South Dakota's congressional delegation made efforts Tuesday to maintain veterans' access to health care within the state. The Hot Springs VA...
December 6, 2016 - 6:01pm
November 15, 2016
SD delegation hopes to kick WOTUS to the curb
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem announced her first major congressional action since declaring her intention to run for governor...
November 15, 2016 - 1:20pm
November 9, 2016
Regional support for Thune rises, falls for Noem
After losing nine of 17 counties in The Daily Republic's coverage area in 2004, U.S. Sen. John Thune nearly swept the region on Election Day....
November 9, 2016 - 6:23pm
SD legislators congratulate Trump on presidency
Despite supporting different candidates in the primaries, all of South Dakota's legislators congratulated president-elect Donald Trump on his...
November 9, 2016 - 1:54pm
November 8, 2016
GOP U.S. Sen. John Thune will return to Washington for a third term in the Senate
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — GOP U.S. Sen. John Thune will return to Washington for a third term in the Senate. U.S. Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.)...
November 8, 2016 - 8:16pm
November 4, 2016
Thune, Williams make their case for U.S. Senate
If there ever was an underdog in a South Dakota election, it's Jay Williams. The Yankton Democrat — who's never held political office —...
November 4, 2016 - 6:37pm
October 26, 2016
Thune talks IHS, tribal relations with Wagner students
WAGNER — U.S. Sen. John Thune is keeping his fingers crossed that the Indian Health Services Accountability Act will make it to the president's...
October 26, 2016 - 6:05pm
October 23, 2016
Rounds, Thune won't support lame-duck hearings for SCOTUS nominee
Spokespeople for U.S. Sens. Mike Rounds and John Thune said the South Dakota Republicans are not considering Senate hearings for Merrick Garland's...
October 23, 2016 - 5:47pm
October 22, 2016
LETTER: John Thune puts party before country
To the Editor: John Thune would have you believe both presidential candidates are flawed. Really? Hillary Clinton has been the target of vitriolic...
October 22, 2016 - 10:00am
October 19, 2016
Thune requests federal aid for ranchers affected by SD fire
RAPID CITY (AP) — U.S. Sen. John Thune is requesting federal disaster aid for ranchers affected by a large prairie fire in western South Dakota....
October 19, 2016 - 10:57am
October 14, 2016
Republican Thune, Democrat Williams meet in Senate debate
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Republican U.S. Sen. John Thune and Democratic candidate Jay Williams sparred Thursday over the character of their parties'...
October 14, 2016 - 11:15am
October 13, 2016
Republican Thune, Democrat Williams to meet in Senate debate
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Republican U.S. Sen. John Thune is meeting Democratic challenger Jay Williams for the first debate in their race. The debate...
October 13, 2016 - 12:01pm
October 12, 2016
If South Dakota voters choose Trump, state’s three electors will back him too
PIERRE – Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump will have the Electoral College votes of all three Republican electors for South Dakota....
October 12, 2016 - 8:19am
October 8, 2016
Thune, Daugaard call for Trump to drop out following crude comments about women
Two of South Dakota's most well-known Republican politicians have called for GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump to drop out of the race,...
October 8, 2016 - 12:33pm
October 5, 2016
Former Democratic state legislator predicts huge re-election victory for Sen. Thune
A longtime Democratic state legislator predicts a landslide victory for Republican U.S. Sen. John Thune this November. During a visit from Thune...
October 5, 2016 - 5:09pm