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May 24, 2018
Tracy Beck, with Marcy Construction Company of St. Louis Park, Minn., works on rebar as part of the construction for Poet's new pellet facility on Wednesday at the Poet Biorefining north of Mitchell. (Matt Gade / Republic) play button
Pellet production leads to Poet's expansion
May 24, 2018 - 5:30am
April 13, 2018
Ethan American Legion members applaud as Commander Vilas Kurtenbach, left, thanks Poet Quality Manager Casey Jenks during a brief ceremony at the veterans memorial in Ethan. (Anna Jauhola / Republic)
Ethan American Legion receives $3K grant for new tables
April 13, 2018 - 7:00am
December 27, 2017
Holly Anderson in Chania, Crete - Greece on July 5, 2015, her daughter Lucy Kane's birthday. Anderson, 62, a New York artist, poet and playwright who grew up in Cottage Grove, died Dec. 22 from a 9/11-related cancer. Her dying wish was to return home to Minnesota to be with her family. (Courtesy of Lucy Kane)
Sickened by toxic 9/11 dust, poet's dying wish was to come home to Minnesota and she died right after landing
December 27, 2017 - 7:17am
November 30, 2017
Pictured is Mitchell's Poet plant. ( Republic file photo )
Officials: Missed opportunity for advanced biofuels
November 30, 2017 - 5:39pm
September 8, 2017
POET CEO Jeff Broin stands for a portrait inside of his office at POET's Sioux Falls location earlier this week. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Call from the SD Hall: Broin changed the world of biofuels
September 8, 2017 - 8:00am
July 15, 2017
Scott Stahl, a farmer in western McCook County, walks out of his field with a corn stalk Thursday at his home near Emery. This stalk has short roots due to wet conditions early on in the planting season. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Corn crop on the verge of collapse under brutally dry conditions
July 15, 2017 - 8:30am
November 5, 2016
Austin Koehn, a material handler, walks over to a tank car that is being filled up with Ethanol at Poet earlier this week. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Poet: 10 years, 650 million gallons of ethanol
November 5, 2016 - 8:10am
Waugh family, Katie, Nick, Avery and Lexi. (Submitted photo)
Palace City Profile: Life is POETry for the Waugh family
October 5, 2016 - 5:10pm
November 6, 2015
Bjorn Krause, a lab tech with POET, demonstrates the free weights in POET's new "energy center" at the Loomis facility. POET has begun launching new "energy centers" in all of their locations to provide a place for its employees as they encourage healthier lifestyles. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Poet promoting healthy living
November 6, 2015 - 11:34am
August 14, 2015
Workers watch from the top of a tower as the ethanol-powered Vanguard Squadron does a fly-over of the Poet plant as part of Poet's Ethanol Day on Thursday near Loomis. As part of Poet's Ethanol Day they released the results of an economic impact study conducted in June and July and the contributions made by Poet into the South Dakota economy. (Matt Gade/Republic) play button
Poet releases economic report showing local impact
August 14, 2015 - 7:29am
April 22, 2015
Man dies in semi truck at POET plant
April 22, 2015 - 4:44pm
February 3, 2015
POET's Becky Pitz, general manager of POET Biorefining in Mitchell, is pictured in this photo from last summer. (Daily Republic file photo)
Proud to represent POET
February 3, 2015 - 5:24pm
September 18, 2014
Noem receives "Fueling Growth" ethanol award
September 18, 2014 - 7:18am
July 20, 2014
Becky Pitz, at right, gives a tour recently of the Poet biorefining plant north of Mitchell, near Loomis. Pitz is general manager of the plant. (Sean Ryan/Republic)
Mitchell Poet plant’s manager proud of company’s mission, people
July 20, 2014 - 10:50pm
March 16, 2014
LETTER: Continue support of renewable fuels
March 16, 2014 - 12:32pm