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Three Republicans exchange views in debate for US House nomination
Moving bog on northern Minnesota lake a slow slog
Mount Rushmore to undergo facelift, but not the faces themselves
Harvey Weinstein expected to turn himself in to face criminal charges in New York, reports say
Security company, state argue venue in Dakota Access dispute
Why is Instagram adding a mute button? Because rejection is scary
Corn Palace updates brings new display options
Pellet production leads to Poet's expansion
SD tourism extended increase in 2017, report says
Shortage of truckers starting to cause prices to rise
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Pellet production leads to Poet's expansion
USDA releases proposed biotech labeling rules
COMMENTARY: When machines, crops, prices fail you, remember you still have worth
Soybeans spread to southwestern ND
Drought effects improve in southwest ND
Frustration subsides as Abu Danladi returns to Minnesota United
Trump asks if NFL players who protest should be in country
MLB report on home runs concludes no changes to ball structure
Kicker Kai Forbath 'shocked' when Vikings drafted his potential replacement, Daniel Carlson
White Sox catcher receives 80-game PED suspension
Mitchell woman shares her adoption story with the world
OPINION: Nurses care for the sick, comfort those in need
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Gary L. Wieman
OPINION: Trolls should stay by bridges
Letter: Shame on county commissioners
Thomas: The coarsening of political language
Mercer: Surveys became unreliable with arrival of cell phones
OUR VIEW: Week in review: the best, worst
Wyoming may legalize trophy hunting of grizzly bears for the first time in 40 years
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
Commentary: Safety spout fuels colorful encounter in the boonies
Battling South Dakota's beaver problems
ND angler's walleye breaks 60-year record
LaVerne (Bill) & Marilyn Hedblom
Happy 70th Birthday Shirley
Dale & Linda Hoenscheid
May 11, 2018
Federal probe critical of South Dakota mental hospital
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Federal investigators have concluded that several problems at a state-run psychiatric hospital in Yankton caused the death...
May 11, 2018 - 11:18am
January 28, 2017
As certain calls increase, Mitchell PD hoping to expand department
As time-consuming calls for service increase and heroin use grows across the nation, the head of Mitchell's police force believes it's time to...
January 28, 2017 - 7:00am
April 18, 2016
Mental health task force working to determine scope of work
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A task force proposed by the South Dakota's top judge and governor to study issues surrounding mentally ill people entering the criminal justice system is trying to determine the scope of its work.
April 18, 2016 - 1:00pm
April 6, 2016
OPINION: Mental illness and South Dakota's criminal justice system
A significant number of Americans struggle with mental illness. For many the struggle is silent. Some experience short-term mental health problems,...
April 6, 2016 - 11:47am
March 10, 2016
OPINION: Invisible illness
Sometimes the most difficult challenges to deal with are the ones a person can't see. Mental illness falls into that category. While about one in five American adults experiences mental illness throughout their lives, our health care system isn't adequately prepared to help. As a...
March 10, 2016 - 10:16am
May 14, 2014
COLUMN: Misunderstanding mental illnesses
By Ramesh Ponnuru Reps. Tim Murphy and Ron Barber both have reasons for wanting Congress to address mental health issues. Murphy, a Pennsylvania Republican, is the only practicing psychologist in Congress. Barber, an Arizona Democrat, was injured in a mass shooting by Jared Lee...
May 14, 2014 - 7:46am
March 4, 2014
SD panel votes to keep guns away from mentally ill
By Chet Brokaw PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota should take steps to keep guns out of the hands of people found to be mentally ill and a threat to themselves or others, a state Senate committee recommended Tuesday. The Judiciary Committee voted 5-2 to endorse the measure after...
March 4, 2014 - 7:20pm
February 18, 2013
Bill addresses guns for mentally ill
PIERRE -- There are many key bills up for consideration Tuesday in the South Dakota Legislature, but in national perspective, the biggest might be the House Health and Human Services Committee hearing on HB 1188 from House Democratic Leader Bernie Hunhoff, of Yankton. It would establish...
February 18, 2013 - 8:12pm
October 21, 2012
OPINION: More to condemned man than met the eye
This is a sincere compliment for the manner in which The Daily Republic reprinted an article from the Argus Leader related to the recent execution of an inmate at the state prison.
October 21, 2012 - 6:31am
August 13, 2012
Mayo Clinic: Jesse Jackson Jr. has bipolar depression
CHICAGO (AP) -- U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., a Chicago Democrat who took a hushed medical leave two months ago, is being treated for bipolar...
August 13, 2012 - 2:22pm