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Indiana governor says will 'fix' religious freedom law
Senate assistant leader announces retirement for family time
Longtime Lower Brule Sioux chairman sedated in hospital
Rapid City high school senior dies after scooter accident
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AgweekTV: 53rd Annual International Sugarbeet Institute at the Fargodome
USDA says South Dakota's hog and pig numbers up 8 percent
Farmer tries to find balance with genetically modified crops
Recent rains could improve outlook for Texas cattle herds
AgweekTV: Learning about Lamancha goats
Nelson, Sudbeck dominate throwing events for Mitchell
Full lineup for QB Club
DWU women's golf team tied for 5th halfway through invite
Thill helps Team South Dakota win second straight national title
Athlete of the week: Colome's Heath hopes to be a state contender
Poetry comes from a never ending supply of ink in this book
Couple wed in November ceremony
Former Stickney woman turns 100
Corsica man celebrates 90th
Stickney man celebrates 85th
Martha Ann Binek
Robert Dean Hughes
Verina E. Tiede
Interesting times -- curse, or blessing?
COLUMN: Flying high, or flying blind?
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
Where's the funding for education, teachers?
God's word is clear and the truth
WILTZ: Too old? Too crippled? I don't think so
SD extends comment period for Black Hills fisheries plans
Plans to stock Atlantic salmon in Lake Oahe delayed
Rapid City businessman pushes for more Black Hills walleyes
Elk, mountain goat seasons up for debate at GFP meeting
March 30, 2015
Reiff helping out area kids
SIOUX FALLS -- Riley Reiff enjoys his time back in South Dakota. When he's not hunting or fishing in the Rushmore state, the Parkston native and current left tackle for the Detroit Lions uses his time to give back to the community. On Saturday, Reiff was in Sioux Falls signing...
March 30, 2015 - 12:14am
March 29, 2015
Reiff ready to help Lions in fourth year
SIOUX FALLS -- After getting a taste of the NFL playoffs this past season, Riley Reiff said he and the Detroit Lions are hungry for more. Reiff, a 6-foot-6, 313-pound left tackle for the Lions, started 15 games for the Lions this year, including Detroit's heartbreaking 24-20 loss...
March 29, 2015 - 11:33pm
March 26, 2015
Bormann taking talents to South Dakota State
PARKSTON -- Sydney Bormann isn't settling with winning high school golf tournaments. In the past year, the Parkston junior has taken her talents to tournaments in South Carolina, West Virginia, Florida and Arizona. "It's great to have that experience at the national level,"...
March 26, 2015 - 4:13pm
March 24, 2015
Dvorak named Dan Lennon MVP
VERMILLION -- Parkston senior Wes Dvorak was named the Most Valuable Player of the Class B Dan Lennon high school track and field meet on Tuesday in Vermillion. Dvorak won the boys long jump with a leap of 21 feet, 8.75 inches. Dvorak took second in the boys 60-meter hurdles with...
March 24, 2015 - 10:30pm
March 11, 2015
Parkston couple celebrate birthdays
PARKSTON — Patrick and Lenora Boehmer, Parkston, will celebrate their birthdays soon. Patrick will be 90 on Tuesday, March 17; and Lenora...
life / celebrations
March 11, 2015 - 9:58am
March 6, 2015
Parkston's Bietz named Daily Republic wrestler of year
PARKSTON -- Blake Bietz is cool, calm and collected. But once the sophomore steps onto the wrestling mat, he's awakened the beast. "He's relentless," Parkston first-year head coach James Boehmer said. "Even when he comes off the mat after a victory, it's never enough for him....
March 6, 2015 - 8:26pm
Parkston man to celebrate 80th
PARKSTON — Burt Reiser, Parkston, will celebrate his 80th birthday on Wednesday, March 11. A card shower is requested. Greetings may be sent to 411 W. Cherry St., Parkston, S.D., 57366.
life / celebrations
March 6, 2015 - 8:03pm
March 4, 2015
Upgrades abound for Parkston hospital
PARKSTON — In a business where there's never much time to waste, efficiency is a priority. And by all measures, officials say improvements being made at Avera St. Benedict's Health Center in Parkston are making the hospital more efficient. The health center opened a new therapy...
news / local
March 4, 2015 - 5:44pm
March 3, 2015
Area boys basketball roundup: Canistota tops Ethan in 8B boys game
Shay Jolley scored 19 points to lead Canistota over Ethan 58-48 in a District 8B high school boys basketball semifinal on Tuesday at the Corn Palace. Drew Seubert added 13 points and Mason Decker chipped in 10 points as the Hawks went 21-of-40 from the field for 53 percent shooting...
March 3, 2015 - 11:31pm
OUR VIEW: Wrestling, what a brutal sport
The culmination of thousands of hours of work for high school wrestlers came together at the state tournaments last weekend. Wrestlers battled for one last meet of the year and hoped they could win four matches in a two-day stretch to become state champion. There were tears shed...
opinion / editorials
March 3, 2015 - 6:36pm
March 1, 2015
Despite injury, Bertram inspired Parkston teammates
RAPID CITY -- Austin Bertram was terrified he lost the use of his legs. During his 220-pound semifinal at the Class B state wrestling tournament on Saturday, the senior Parkston wrestler was picked up and dropped by Canton's Ryley Ostbye. Bertram landed hard on the mat, and...
March 1, 2015 - 7:06pm
Parkston wins third straight Class B title
RAPID CITY -- It’s a three-peat for Parkston. Parkston High School on Saturday clinched its third straight Class B state wrestling championship. It finished with 151 points. Bon Homme/Scotland finished the state meet in second place with 136 points. The Trojans, who qualified...
sports / prep
March 1, 2015 - 12:42am
RAPID CITY -- It's a three-peat for Parkston. Despite trailing Bon Homme/Scotland 85-74 on Friday, the Trojans rallied to claim a third consecutive state Class B wrestling team championship. They finished with 151 points. Bon Homme/Scotland finished in second place with 136...
sports / prep
March 1, 2015 - 12:34am
February 28, 2015
Parkston recaptures lead after semifinal round at Class B state tourney
RAPID CITY -- Two-time defending state champion Parkston holds a 13-point lead after the semifinal round Saturday at the Class B state wrestling tournament in Rapid City. The Trojans have 136 points, leading second-place Bon Homme/Scotland’s 123.
February 28, 2015 - 2:33pm
Bon Homme/Scotland leads Class B state tournament after first day
RAPID CITY -- At the end of the first day of the Class B state wrestling tournament, Bon Homme/Scotland stood atop the team standings with 85 points. According to head coach Mark Stoebner, his team plans to keep it that way. "We have to keep winning," Stoebner said. "If we don't...
sports / prep
February 28, 2015 - 10:24am