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Details emerge on president's calls to Gold Star families
She took her dog to the vet to be put down. Five months later, she discovered her dog was still alive.
Most employers in South Dakota will see some savings in UI taxes
Former Sisseton-Wahpeton tribal executives sent to prison for embezzling
New corn sculpture placed at Sixth and Main in Palace plaza
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T-Mobile, Sprint may be getting close to a merger
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The era of holiday deals is dead, and so is Black Friday
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Harvest of South Dakota row crops continues to be slow
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
Drought takes toll on row crop production in South Dakota
Moon break: Covered wagon ride a harvest tradition
Of farmers and journalists: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
Prep Focus: Self-driven Schuyler leading Winner
Catching up with former area athletes: Sebern scores for Saints
Timberwolves drop season opener to Spurs
Yankees seize AL lead with 5-0 win over Astros
QB Kyle Sloter confident would 'have a job' if waived by Vikings
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
Dan August Schumacher
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William "Bill" Rubin
John "Jack" Ronald Krier
WOSTER: Pheasants during the great fall classic
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Wiltz: Know your shotgun before hunting pheasants
Poor Dakotas pheasant seasons could impact states' economies
Tangled whitetails: 'Once-in-a-lifetime' memory to help save a deer
Wiltz: How much protection do bald eagles need?
Malia Elle Manmano
Hill-Zens five generations
Mitchell man arrested for suffocating woman to death
July 4, 2013
Friday's Sports Briefs: 7/5/13
Fans flock to see Tony Stewart at SD dirt track By The Associated Press BRANDON -- A sell-out crowd showed up Wednesday night to watch three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart race on the dirt track at Huset's Speedway near Brandon. The Argus Leader newspaper reports that some spectators...
July 4, 2013 - 10:32pm
June 14, 2013
Friday's Sports Briefs: 6/14/13
DWU softball team to host girls' fastpitch tourney By The Daily Republic There will be a girls' fastpitch softball tournament hosted by the Dakota Wesleyan University softball team July 6-7 at Cadwell Park. The money raised will go toward the DWU softball program. The tournament...
June 14, 2013 - 12:29am
June 13, 2013
NASCAR champ Tony Stewart to race at dirt track near Brandon
BRANDON (AP) -- Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart is scheduled to race at Huset's Speedway near Brandon on July 3. Stewart will race a sprint car in a World of Outlaws event. It will be the first time he has raced a sprint car in South Dakota. Stewart started his career on...
June 13, 2013 - 2:10pm
June 11, 2013
Winner racers share more than just hometown
WINNER -- Kelly Duffy and Broc Stout are not family. They don't race on the same team. They don't ride to races together. But one commonality...
June 11, 2013 - 10:54pm
September 16, 2012
Sports Briefs 9-17
DWU women, men suffer two losses each over weekend By The Daily Republic The Dakota Wesleyan University women's soccer team dropped a 2-0 decision to Lady Argos Saturday in Rapid City. The men's team also lost on Saturday, falling 3-2 in overtime to Mount Mercy College in Cedar...
September 16, 2012 - 11:25pm
August 19, 2012
Elward claims 3rd Dakota State Fair Speedway title
Corey Elward capped off his third championship at the Dakota State Fair Speedway Saturday in Huron. The Mitchell resident finished sixth place...
August 19, 2012 - 11:23pm
June 18, 2012
River City Racin' brings loud fun to Chamberlain
CHAMBERLAIN -- Rick Glass wasn't kidding. "It's going to be loud," he said. The smell of burnt race fuel and the engine noise of about 20 hydroplane...
June 18, 2012 - 6:49am
June 6, 2012
Mitchell resident competes for third racing title
Mitchell's Corey Elward is chasing his second consecutive and third overall title at the Dakota State Fair Speedway in Huron. Elward has 213...
June 6, 2012 - 11:29pm
April 13, 2012
Legal fight could stall Black Hills race season
RAPID CITY (AP) -- A money dispute could delay the race season at the Black Hills Speedway. Shane Liebig operates the half-mile oval track. He is suing the speedway's former owners. Liebig says Ed and Lori Kirchoff of Gillette, Wyo., provided the money for him to buy the track at...
April 13, 2012 - 7:41am
September 15, 2011
Area racers finish strong summer seasons this week in Huron
A pair of Mitchell area residents will finish up a successful summer of racing this week in Huron. Corey Elward, of Mitchell, and Grady Myers, of Ethan, each will compete in the year-end Speedway Motors Wissota 100, which started Wednesday and runs through Saturday at the Dakota...
September 15, 2011 - 12:00am
September 10, 2011
Gregory man recalls life in fast lane with champ cars
Ron Beavers insists there is more skill involved in IndyCar racing than NASCAR, although he admits he may get himself in trouble for saying that....
September 10, 2011 - 8:56am
July 23, 2011
McGovern will drive laps at Huset's to mark 89th birthday
George McGovern admits he's running out of things to do to celebrate his birthday. Last year, the former South Dakota senator parachuted out...
July 23, 2011 - 12:59am
May 13, 2011
Family, racing community mourning loss of Dale Long
The stories Devon Long heard about his father's high school career are not about traditional sports. His father, Dale Long, had a passion for racing. "I have heard stories that he was drag racing on the streets when he was in high school," Devon said. "Drag racing was everything...
May 13, 2011 - 12:00am
August 19, 2009
Elward wins points title at Huron speedway
The points championship that Mitchell resident Corey Elward won Saturday at Dakota State Fair Speedway in Huron wasn't the first of his career, but it was certainly the most impressive. Elward also won a title in Mitchell during the early days of his racing career in the mid 1990s,...
August 19, 2009 - 12:00am