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Obamacare repeal in U.S. Senate collapses as Republicans falter
Three goodbyes in three days: Why these parents watched their children die at home
Equifax CEO Richard Smith steps down amid hacking scandal
Rapid City ammunition company gets $50M contract with Navy
Officials: Man shot by deputy had pointed pellet rifle
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
Syngenta settles Minnesota corn-contamination suit in trial
Soybean and corn harvests get underway in South Dakota
Livestock Forage Program could do more for producers, ranchers say
Yield impact of dicamba injury unknown, label changes possible in SD
Volunteer group hopes to bridge the knowledge gap between growers and consumers
Four DI college basketball coaches charged with accepting bribes in federal corruption case
Colin Kaepernick vs. Tim Tebow: A tale of two Christians on their knees
Rolling Thunder: ACDC utilizing quick offense for strong start
Area volleyball roundup: Trojans topple Titans in road win
Blackhawks' Kolousek to speak at Mitchell QB Club
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Keillor: The gentle people shall prevail
GRAVES: A picture's worth 1,000 words
BROST: Add bean dips to your football fare
PARENTING PERSPECTIVES: Our reporter is embedded deep in the War on Bedtime. Here's the latest from the front lines.
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
Janet Beukelman Mitchell
Betty (Lloyd) Johnson
April 21, 2017
Compromises save threatened trail bike races in Black Hills
RAPID CITY (AP) — Several Black Hills mountain-bike and trail-running races that had been threatened by a U.S. Forest Service crackdown on illegal trails are now getting approved. Black Hills National Forest Supervisor Mark Van Every says compromises have allowed the issuance of...
April 21, 2017 - 10:52am
October 1, 2015
Hobo Day 5K set for Oct. 24 in Brookings
BROOKINGS—The 20th annual Bob Bartling Hobo Day 5K Run will be held at 8 a.m. on Oct. 24 in Brookings. Registration form and information is available at www.prairiestriders.net or by contacting Steve Britzman at (605) 697-9058. Proceeds will benefit the South Dakota State...
October 1, 2015 - 12:07am
August 31, 2015
A colorful crowd at the Mitchell Heart and Sole Color Splash 5K
August 31, 2015 - 8:41pm
July 21, 2014
THOMAS: Are black voters turning against Obama?
It may be too soon to label it a trend and there is insufficient data to confirm it, but President Obama and his party may be losing their iron...
July 21, 2014 - 12:34pm
June 12, 2014
Corps office in Pierre target of race complaint
PIERRE (AP) — An employee of an Army Corps of Engineers office in Pierre says he has been denied promotions because he is black. The Capital Journal reports that John Newell has filed complaints with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, saying he has been denied advancement...
June 12, 2014 - 8:16pm
December 9, 2013
Chamberlain school board rejects Indian honor song again
By JESSICA GIARD For the Daily Republic CHAMBERLAIN -- A vote to include an American Indian honor song at Chamberlain High School’s graduation ceremony failed for the second time. The school board voted 4-2 against the honor song Monday night at the high school, with one...
December 9, 2013 - 10:23pm
July 29, 2013
O'REILLY: There is hope for American black families
My friend Charles Krauthammer, a thinking man's pundit, believes some problems cannot be solved. Charles points to the Palestinian-Israeli situation...
July 29, 2013 - 7:54am
April 1, 2013
3 teens who sneaked onto Jefferson racetrack hurt in crash
JEFFERSON (AP) -- Three 19-year-old males who authorities say sneaked onto a dirt racetrack in the southeastern South Dakota town of Jefferson to turn some laps were injured when their car rolled. Union County sheriff's deputies and South Dakota Highway Patrol officers responded...
April 1, 2013 - 1:33pm
January 25, 2013
SD's changing face
While America is diversifying at an increasing rate, South Dakota remains one of the least diverse places in the country and is only beginning...
January 25, 2013 - 6:24am
June 15, 2012
Chamberlain to host River City Racin' this weekend
CHAMBERLAIN -- Twenty-plus hydroplane boats will travel to Chamberlain's American Creek Park and Campground this weekend for the Pepsi Racing Power Cup Challenge on the Missouri River. "This is the most we've ever had show up," said Tom Davis, president of River City Racin'. "In...
June 15, 2012 - 7:04am
February 29, 2012
Cross-country air race will take off in July from Mitchell
A multi-state air race will launch in Mitchell this summer. The 2012 EAA AirVenture Cup race will be held on Sunday, July 22, in advance of...
February 29, 2012 - 9:36am
December 31, 2011
Soldier's son gets race car as present
Some teenagers dream of getting a car for their birthday. That dream came true recently for Woonsocket's Brenden Rassel, but in an unusual way. Rassel got a hobby stock race car for his 15th birthday, given to him by Todd Dozark and Justin Adams. Dozark and Adams had...
December 31, 2011 - 7:34am
December 2, 2011
OPINION: Supreme Court faces a troubling situation
WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court faces a discomfiting decision.
December 2, 2011 - 7:35am
July 13, 2010
Chamberlain cultural resolution nearing approval
CHAMBERLAIN -- The Chamberlain School District and The Coalition for Cultural Equality appear to be a little closer to achieving a cultural standards resolution. Superintendent Debbie Johnson read the latest draft of the measure to the school board Monday night after she and...
July 13, 2010 - 7:27am
April 29, 2010
Race issues flare up at Chamberlain school
CHAMBERLAIN -- Racial tensions in the Chamberlain school rose Wednesday after four students left school because of a controversy surrounding homemade T-shirts proclaiming "White Pride World Wide." Superintendent Tim Mitchell said the incident is under investigation by school...
April 29, 2010 - 8:05am