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August 2, 2017
A sign on Interstate 90 directs drivers to Mount Vernon. (Daily Republic file photo)
Mount Vernon to preserve its past with newly formed historical society
August 2, 2017 - 10:00am
July 29, 2017
People involved in the 301 Rodz cruise drive Wednesday night through Main Street. The group meets every Wednesday during the spring and summer months to cruise. (Sara Bertsch / Republic)
Mitchell car enthusiast group hosts weekly cruise night
July 29, 2017 - 10:15am
July 24, 2017
A group of guys play paintball at Splat Attack Paintball on Saturday afternoon north of Bridgewater. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Splat Attack: A paintball pastime in Bridgewater
July 24, 2017 - 9:06am
July 12, 2017
More Mitchell community members are choosing online garage sales versus hosting them in their yards or homes. (Sara Bertsch / Republic)
Web sales overcoming ‘old-school’ physical rummage sales in Mitchell
July 12, 2017 - 9:23am
July 1, 2017
Dave Marone, of Chamberlain, serves as the president of the South Dakota Rodeo Association. (Matt Gade / Republic)
A proud SDRA president
July 1, 2017 - 8:45am
June 30, 2017
Moviegoers watch a film during Movies on Main last summer in Mount Vernon. The event, now in its second year, will begin this Friday. (Submitted photo)
Mount Vernon brings 'good old-fashioned' fun through Movies on Main
June 30, 2017 - 2:43pm
June 13, 2017
Chelsea Brewster, 16, watches children while on duty at the Mitchell Aquatic Center. Brewster, of Mitchell, was hired as a summer employee through Mitchell’s Parks, Recreation & Forestry department. (Sara Bertsch / Republic)
Summer employment spikes as teens, college students search for jobs
June 13, 2017 - 8:03am
June 6, 2017
Lori Wagner poses Monday near a bookshelf at the Mitchell Public Library, a place where she's worked as the children's librarian for 26 years. Monday marked Wagner's last day at the library. (Sara Bertsch / Republic)
Longtime Mitchell children's librarian retires after 26 years
June 6, 2017 - 7:16am
June 3, 2017
Tom Moody, of Letcher, walks his horse 'Here Comes The Boss' around the paddock before the horse competed in the South Dakota Bred Claiming Stakes race of the Pari-Mutual Horse Races on May 21 at the Brown County Fairgrounds in Aberdeen. (Courtesy Photo)
Lifelong Letcher resident competes in area horse races
June 3, 2017 - 11:00am
Paula Vogel and her 11-month-old daughter, Haley, pose for a photo. Haley is currently going through her second round of chemotherapy, after being diagnosed earlier this year with a neuroblastoma. (Sara Bertsch / Republic)
11-month-old Haley Vogel diagnosed with cancer; local church raises $10K for family
June 3, 2017 - 10:15am
May 20, 2017
Visitors walk through an Oneota residence, called a chi, on Friday at Good Earth State Park following a dedication ceremony for the park. (Jake Shama / Republic)
Coming home to Good Earth: Native Americans travel across the nation for dedication of new state park
May 20, 2017 - 7:45am
May 15, 2017
"Into the Dark Forest" is written by 1971 Mitchell High School graduate Jeanine Fricke. (Submitted photo)
MHS grad draws on Montana ties for first published novel
May 15, 2017 - 5:00pm
May 13, 2017
Steve Nedved is the owner/operator of Dakota Scuba. Dakota Scuba is a place where any type of diver can purchase equipment, take in for repairs or take lessons from Nedved to become a certified diver. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Locally owned Dakota Scuba offers divers instruction, gear and an adventure of a lifetime
May 13, 2017 - 8:15am
May 6, 2017
Crystal Young goes nose-to-nose with her horse Bumblebee at Reclamation Ranch. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Reclamation Ranch helps individuals with therapeutic riding, equine life coaching
May 6, 2017 - 8:00am
April 29, 2017
Anita Stevenson, left, Esther Meinen, center, and Shirley Magstadt, right, talk about a piece of fabric on Tuesday at First Lutheran Church in Mitchell. (Sarah Barclay / Republic)
Piecemakers make more than 100 quilts each year, donate to those in need
April 29, 2017 - 7:00am