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ASTRO BOB: Don your spacesuit, we're going for a ride
Renovations on schedule for 2018 archery world championships
County spends $1,500 per year replacing bullet-ridden signs
A virtuous vow: Mitchell nun celebrates 70th year jubilee
Around the Region: Plankinton, Chamberlain & Howard
Bankers: economy to remain slow in rural parts of 10 states
Community Closet to open in downtown Wagner on Dec. 1
South Dakota corn, soybean, sorghum crops forecast down
5 questions with ... Grady Bakken, farmer, Lignite, N.D.
New York strippers strike: Dancers say nearly-naked 'bottle girls' are grabbing their cash, cite racism
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Presidential Turkeys
Climbing cattle prices: Ag officials happy after 'shockingly low' 2016
AgweekTV wins first place awards from National Association of Farm Broadcasting
Commentary: Farmers' most important trait
Canadian ag's view of NAFTA: Strong support north of border, official says
Oshie, Holtby guide Capitals past Wild
Experience will guide Twins as they weigh extensions for budding stars
Vikings' stout defense set to clash with Rams' explosive offense
'Collective effort' and 'no egos' among keys to strong Vikings' offensive line
Dakota Wesleyan men snap skid, down Concordia
What you need in your winter survival kit
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
LETTER: New ideas for Mitchell's Main Street
LETTER: DC arguments are ridiculous
WOSTER: Enjoy SD's fall landscapes
Commentary: Don't hold your breath for a 'reckoning' on Bill Clinton
I'm a feminist. I study rape culture. And I don't want Al Franken to resign.
Wiltz: Chicken hawks could be affecting pheasant population
Wiltz: A rattlesnake eatin' turkey?
Mitchell VFW Post 2750 hosts ALS trapshoot fundraiser
Wiltz: Does Cabela's still book hunting and fishing trips?
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Ron & Kate Aulner
Jack and Lillian Munce
Kelly Ellston is
Darrell Dean Simmons
October 9, 2017
Dove ad that shows a black woman turning herself white sparks consumer backlash
The Dove brand sheepishly admitted that it had "missed the mark" with a not-so-vaguely racist advertisement that has made it the latest target of consumer rage. But many angry and befuddled Dove lovers spent the weekend wondering what mark Dove was trying to hit in the first place....
October 9, 2017 - 7:39am
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