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June 11, 2016
Carrie Weaver was named the 2016-2017 South Dakota dairy princess in March. With National Dairy Month coming up, she has a busy schedule for the month of June, including Breakfast on the Farm, Dairy Fest, MoDak Dairy Open House and Valley Queen Cheeseburger Days. Photo courtesy of Carrie Weaver
Behind the face of the dairy industry
June 11, 2016 - 10:52am
Five-year-old Sage Yost falls off a calf as Dana Ruhnke, bottom is knocked over by the calf and Sage's dad Wade, second from left, tries to grab Sage and Jason Fairbanks, left, tries to slow down the calf by grabbing its tail during the Yost family's annual cattle branding on the Broadaxe Ranch on Friday, May 20 northwest of Gann Valley in Buffalo County. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Branding at Broadaxe Ranch brings together friends, family
June 11, 2016 - 10:46am
June 9, 2016
Johnson Farms harvest their organic oat crop for the season. The family has been organically farming since 1976 and also farms corn, soybeans and alfalfa on 2,500 acres. Photo courtesy of Johnson Farms
South Dakota beats national average increase in organic operations
June 9, 2016 - 6:29pm
June 7, 2016
Jaspers dedicated to sustaining family farms
June 7, 2016 - 9:54pm
Police locate abducted child
June 7, 2016 - 8:14pm
June 2, 2016
The Keystone Pipeline oil spill that occurred near Freeman on April 2 spilled approximately 400 barrels of oil. Cleanup efforts by TransCanada are on-going, and about 10,000 tons of soil have been excavated from the site so far. (Selena Yakabe/Republic)
Officials have cleaned out 10K tons of soil from Freeman oil spill area
June 2, 2016 - 11:02am
May 26, 2016
Hitchcock pool to open Saturday
May 26, 2016 - 5:48pm
April 23, 2016
Brad Jamison, the owner of the private park located next to his business Woelfel Jewelry, hopes to establish a maintenance partnership between himself and the city of Mitchell to manage and improve the park. (Evan Hendershot/Republic)
Business owner looks to improve private park on Main Street
April 23, 2016 - 9:06am
Tim and Angie Moon, owners of Float Spa in Mitchell, opened the business on Main Street on Jan. 31. Angie Moon experienced floating at a spa in Sioux Falls after her dad died last year. The experience helped her grieve his death and inspired her to open her own spa in Mitchell. (Photo by Anna Jauhola)
Mitchell's new business: Floating the weight away
March 23, 2016 - 1:20am
March 18, 2016
Brad Baumgartner, GF&P wildlife damage specialist, sits in his truck trying to spot a coyote out in a field east of Howard on Thursday morning. (Matt Gade/Republic)play button
Looking to control SD's coyotes
March 18, 2016 - 5:42pm
March 11, 2016
Jeremy Jensen, left, and William Lemer discuss their new restaurant, Lake House, as they continue to prepare to open in April. (Sarah Barclay/Republic)
Lake House (formerly The Brig) to offer ‘dining experience’
March 11, 2016 - 9:26am
January 21, 2016
OPINION: Eight not-so-hateful reasons to watch a movie this weekend
January 21, 2016 - 3:47pm
December 27, 2015
Hundreds gather in Mankato at site of mass hanging
December 27, 2015 - 4:11pm
More snow? After 9.9 inches fall in Mitchell, another storm looms
December 27, 2015 - 9:42am
December 8, 2015
Council approves display of motto 'In God We Trust'
December 8, 2015 - 9:34am