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Three indicted on burglary, grand theft charges in Sanborn County
Hundreds rally in Rapid City against, for President Trump
Off-duty trooper helps teens out of fiery wreck in SD
Bigger farms, fewer farmers
Trump names general as new national security adviser
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
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
U.S. corn farmers worry as Mexico woos South American suppliers
Official: Cattle prices have stabilized
Week of Feb. 20 prep basketball, wrestling rankings
From sidelines to state: Mitchell's Schladweiler makes instant impact as Kernel wrestler
Seeding process shakes up state wrestling format
Area basketball roundup: KWL breezes by Jaguars in playoff opener
Athlete of the week: Weber buries school-record nine treys
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Marvis Jean Godber
Alma A. Thompson
Hazel F. Wipf
OPINION: Manuals are becoming entertaining to read
OPINION: The lost year for economy?
LETTER: SD GOP ignores the will of the people
LETTER: The boondoggle of wind energy
LETTER: Speaking out against corruption
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Marcella and Elmer Werning
February 17, 2017
OPINION: Lip-synching is a cable TV show?
Long before the Standbys, even before the Bearcats, I played in a musical group called the Untouchable Trio. I thought about that last weekend...
February 17, 2017 - 5:04pm
January 21, 2017
LETTER: Dakotas not a waste land
To the Editor: The extent that oil pipeline leaks occur and not detected by the pipeline companies is very concerning. Leak detection equipment...
January 21, 2017 - 10:00am
October 15, 2016
McFeely: Jackrabbits convert on fourth down when it mattered most
FARGO — That it took South Dakota State until the last offensive play of the game to defeat North Dakota State might be the most surprising...
October 15, 2016 - 8:59pm
September 27, 2016
Avoiding the temptation to throw mud
During the South Dakota Festival of Books last weekend in Brookings, I moderated a panel discussion on "Restoring Civility to Democracy.'' The...
September 27, 2016 - 5:14pm
August 25, 2016
DUFFET: Paying for College and the Clinton New College Compact
Hillary Clinton recently unveiled her New College Compact. The goal is college affordability by ensuring free tuition at four-year public colleges for every student from families earning $85,000 a year or less. The family income cap would rise to $125,000 by the year 2021. The Compact...
August 25, 2016 - 10:59am
MISKIMINS: Phillips helping, contributing in her hometown
EDITOR'S NOTE: Palace City Profiles is an ongoing series of community members' stories, introducing us to our neighbors and the personalities...
August 25, 2016 - 10:11am
August 20, 2016
LETTER: A traumatic experience
To the Editor: I have not written a letter over the past several months as my wife and I have been focused on a grandchild that got placed in...
August 20, 2016 - 10:00am
August 13, 2016
LETTER: Electing Williams, Hawks good for SD
To the Editor: Will John Thune be re-elected? Or will voters replace him with former naval officer, Jay Williams? Will voters elect Paula Hawks,...
August 13, 2016 - 10:30am
LETTER: If you don't like wind energy, what's your plan?
To the Editor: The Daily Republic limits the size of letters to the editor, but here I will try to "come clean" as Mr. Hubner requested in an...
August 13, 2016 - 10:30am
August 12, 2016
WOSTER: About time Burns makes SD Hall of Fame
In the early 1970s, summers in the Capitol bureau of The Associated Press in Pierre were so quiet you could hear guys playing disc toss with...
August 12, 2016 - 5:24pm
August 9, 2016
WOSTER: Heading off to college, the old-fashioned way
Until I went through the chaos of registering for fall classes my freshman year at Creighton University, I'd never heard the term "IBM card.''...
August 9, 2016 - 6:34pm
June 18, 2016
TRAXLER: Prep season was full of fun moments
Of all the varying sports we get to cover at The Daily Republic, high school sports are right at the top of my list. They involve kids who are putting forth great effort and while wins and losses are a focus in what gets documented, it's honest competition and competitiveness. In...
June 18, 2016 - 12:31am
March 26, 2016
WOSTER: Multi-colored stains on Easter's eve
Later today our family will gather, as we do on the Saturday before Easter every year, to color eggs.
March 26, 2016 - 8:47am
March 19, 2016
HAGEN: Who noticed the domes change?
The article was relatively small, but the significance was huge. On the front page of what was for the first time "The Daily Republic," showed...
March 19, 2016 - 9:19am
February 23, 2016
HAGEN: Communication 101 with a 1-year-old
The night could be a complete disaster. You know, one of those nights when patience is at a minimum because toys are scattered all over the house, food is smeared from the high chair to the floor and a couple temper-tantrums were thrown for whatever reason. But when our 19-month-old...
February 23, 2016 - 6:01pm