Skip to main content
The Daily Republic
Oktoberfest brings German heritage to Menno
Area students place at National FFA Convention
Rounds, Thune won't support lame-duck hearings for SCOTUS nominee
Mitchell kidnapping, robbery suspect arrested in North Dakota
Photos from the Corn Palace Challenge on Saturday night
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
DWU smothers Northwestern
Area Class B runners finish strong at state meet
Kernels, area teams set start times for football playoff openers
Platte-Geddes takes second place at state dance
SD Mines, Dakota State men to scrimmage Sunday in Chamberlain
Parkston man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell man marks 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Joseph J. Turnis
Timothy Edward Cokeley
Floyd "Buddy" Brodkorb
LETTER: John Thune puts party before country
LETTER: Stop harassing road hunters
LETTER: Excited about Amendment V
LETTER: Our nation is turning into a socialistic welfare state
LETTER: Victim’s rights amendment will clog the courts
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
September 29, 2016
Winner band, Dimock ballroom among inductees for SD Rock and Roll Hall
SIOUX FALLS — An area band and ballroom have been chosen to be inducted into the South Dakota Rock and Roll Music Association Hall of Fame next year. The Fabulous Unknowns, of Winner, will be one of eight bands inducted, according to a press release Thursday. Vic's Place, of...
September 29, 2016 - 5:30pm
September 12, 2016
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — There was a time when Bryan Akipa knew nothing of flutes. But that was long ago, before the budding artist stumbled across a wooden mallard-head flute in the studio of his mentor, sparking a fascination that led to a career in both making and playing the distinctive...
September 12, 2016 - 11:25am
August 23, 2016
Military bands taking fire
Mitchell's award-winning military band may not be playing at Downtown Thursdays — or any other free social event — next year. On...
August 23, 2016 - 6:28pm
July 30, 2016
Australia native brings passion for praise, music to Holy Family
To pray more beautifully, sing. The goal at the heart of worship, according to Holy Family Catholic Church's newest hire Nigel McBain, is "to...
July 30, 2016 - 8:40am
February 16, 2016
Area musicians to participate in NSU winter concert
ABERDEEN—Alan Bitmeier, Plankinton, and Tanner Fuhrer, Mitchell, will participate in the winter concert on Sunday at Northern State University, Aberdeen, in the Civic Theatre, Aberdeen. Bitmeier plays tuba in the symphonic band and Fuhrer trombone in the university/community...
February 16, 2016 - 5:26pm
October 5, 2015
Fall concert, 'Saints and Sinners,' set for this weekend
The Ron and Sheilah Gates Department of Music at Dakota Wesleyan University announces its first choral concert of the semester with "Songs for Saints and Sinners" at 4 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 11, at the First United Methodist Church, Mitchell. This concert is free and open to the public. The...
October 5, 2015 - 5:25pm
August 13, 2015
Downtown Thursdays preview: Starfire
Starfire will perform from 5 to 7 p.m. today on the Corn Palace balcony for Downtown Thursdays at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. The Daily Republic...
August 13, 2015 - 10:26am
Partial roof collapse injures concert-goers
A partial roof collapse Wednesday night injured concert-goers at the popular Minneapolis music venue First Avenue. The Minneapolis Fire Department reports that two people were transported the Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis. The department said via Twitter that three...
August 13, 2015 - 10:17am
August 5, 2015
Downtown Thursdays preview: Uncle Roy and the Boys
Uncle Roy and the Boys will perform from 5 to 7 p.m. today on the Corn Palace balcony for Downtown Thursdays at the Corn Palace in Mitchell....
August 5, 2015 - 4:49pm
July 29, 2015
Downtown Thursdays preview: Brian Hoffman
Brian Hoffman will perform from 5 to 7 p.m. today on the Corn Palace balcony for Downtown Thursdays at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. The Daily...
July 29, 2015 - 7:07pm
July 8, 2015
'Thirstdays' artist preview: Clayton Mick
Clayton Mick will perform from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday on the Corn Palace balcony for Downtown Thirstdays at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. The...
July 8, 2015 - 2:28pm
July 6, 2015
Now playing: Harpsichord of Columbus' era sounds again
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A harpsichord that entertained the elites of Italy in the mid-1500s has been restored by a South Dakota museum and will soon bring its sound to 21st-century ears. The National Music Museum in Vermilion, which acquired the instrument in 2009, worked with Chilean-born...
July 6, 2015 - 10:27am
June 22, 2015
Earliest known cello from SD museum on display at the Met
VERMILLION (AP) — A South Dakota museum that owns the earliest known cello has lent the unique piece to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. The Amati "King" cello, which dates back to the mid-16th century, is on special loan from the National Music Museum in Vermillion. National...
June 22, 2015 - 6:47pm
June 17, 2015
'Thirstdays' artist preview: Price of Progress
Price of Progress will perform from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday on the Corn Palace balcony for Downtown Thirstday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell....
June 17, 2015 - 12:54pm
June 10, 2015
'Thirstdays' artist preview: Michael Catalano
Michael Catalano will perform on the Corn Palace balcony for Downtown Thirstday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. today at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. The...
June 10, 2015 - 5:11pm