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September 30, 2016
Miner Co. pipeline sites vandalized
13 hours 26 min ago
One year after a 98-car train derailed near Scotland, officials have not determined its cause. (Republic file photo)
FRA mum on cause of Scotland train derailment from a year ago
13 hours 26 min ago
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13 hours 40 min ago
September 28, 2016
The Stickney ambulance service, in its five months of operation, has responded to approximately 12 calls, surpassing the number of calls Stickney EMTs responded to in all of 2015, according to Ambulance Director Cherie Sauvage. (Republic file photo.)
Stickney ambulance service 'stellar' in first five months
September 28, 2016 - 5:42pm
September 26, 2016
Construction of a new, $1.7 million pool in Platte is expected to be completed by June. (Caitlynn Peetz/Republic)
Platte's new pool beginning to take shape
September 26, 2016 - 10:02am
September 24, 2016
Around the Region
September 24, 2016 - 9:30am
September 23, 2016
According to a proposal from the South Dakota Department of Transportation, White Lake, Salem and Presho could  see upgrades to address Americans with Disability Act accessibility needs, as well as updated security camera systems in the next three to five years. Pictured is the Presho rest stop. (Photo courtesy of the South Dakota Department of Transportation)
Area rest stops could see improvements
September 23, 2016 - 5:28pm
Salem Lutheran to celebrate 100 years Sunday
September 23, 2016 - 5:15pm
September 17, 2016
Teacher Mel Fathke laughs while being interviewed in his classroom on Tuesday in Avon. Fathke received the 2016 South Dakota History Teacher of the Year in May. (Sarah Barclay/Republic)
Avon educator selected as South Dakota’s history teacher of the year
September 17, 2016 - 9:00am
September 16, 2016
People look at the items available for auction on Friday on the Westerhuis property in Platte. The land itself was sold to the to the Platte Area Ministerial Association for 370,000 dollars. (Matt Gade/Republic)
One year after Westerhuis tragedy, Platte Area Ministerial Association purchases estate for $370K
September 16, 2016 - 3:34pm
September 15, 2016
Winner School Board stands by agenda policy despite public opposition
September 15, 2016 - 5:13pm
September 14, 2016
The Tripp-Delmont School Board listens as Bob Miller, left, a Tripp resident, talks during the public input session of the board meeting Wednesday night at the Tripp school's gym. (Caitlynn Peetz/Republic)
Tripp-Delmont focusing on an opt-out to save district amid falling enrollment
September 14, 2016 - 9:51pm
September 13, 2016
$50K lighting project at SD Highways 34-37 junction to begin in winter
September 13, 2016 - 6:44pm
Matthew Novak, who was charged with second-degree murder on Aug. 31, walks out of the Sanborn County Courthouse following his initial court appearance on Tuesday in Woonsocket. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Novak pleads not guilty to murder, manslaughter
September 13, 2016 - 2:04pm
September 12, 2016
Three proposed wind energy projects have seen significant public opposition over the past year. (Republic file photo)
Public opposition has helped block three proposed wind farm projects in past 8 months
September 12, 2016 - 5:18pm