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Dakota Access Pipeline camp closure goes fairly peacefully despite 2 hurt and 10 arrested
Trump revokes rules on transgender bathrooms
Officials seeking suspects in Delmont, Armour burglaries
Herseth Sandlin named president of Augustana University
Mitchell to get 10 inches of snow, more south of Interstate 90
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
U.S. corn farmers worry as Mexico woos South American suppliers
Official: Cattle prices have stabilized
Photos from the DWU Men’s 98-90 win over Concordia in GPAC Tourney
Photos from the DWU women's 94-60 win over Briar Cliff in GPAC Tourney
Updated GPAC tournament pairings: DWU women host Doane, Tiger men travel to Northwestern
DWU men pull away from Concordia
IUPUI knocks off South Dakota women
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Vernon E. Vlasman
Violet Odella Moline
LETTER: Speaking out against corruption
LETTER: Thune, Rounds in unique position to support ethanol
PIERSON: South Dakota cannot be a one-party rule
OUR VIEW: Criminal justice reforms caused unintentional consequences for local law enforcement
WOSTER: A presidential decision to celebrate birthdays
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Marcella and Elmer Werning
February 16, 2017
LETTER: SB 55 is about religion, not science
To the Editor: The proposed Senate legislation known as SB 55 is not about improving the teaching of science in South Dakota schools, as its...
February 16, 2017 - 5:30pm
February 2, 2017
Trump vows to end prohibition on church political activity
WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump on Thursday, Feb. 2, vowed to free churches and other tax-exempt institutions of a 1954 U.S. law banning...
February 2, 2017 - 5:16pm
January 16, 2017
After Vatican controversy, McDonald's helps feed homeless in Rome
ROME—McDonald's received a lukewarm reception when it opened a new branch just steps from St. Peter's Square last month, but on Monday,...
January 16, 2017 - 10:03am
January 7, 2017
Millennials are the least religious generation
MOORHEAD, Minn. — More than 35 percent of millennials consider themselves religious "nones," meaning they are atheist, agnostic or not...
January 7, 2017 - 8:59am
January 3, 2017
McDonald's opens near Vatican, upsetting some purists
VATICAN CITY—McDonald's has opened a franchise just steps away from the gleaming white marble dome of St. Peter's Basilica, giving indigestion...
January 3, 2017 - 10:51am
December 25, 2016
Sea of Galilee draws faithful despite receding waters
SEA OF GALILEE, Israel—On the shimmering Sea of Galilee, where the Christian gospels say Jesus walked on water, 150 Nigerian pilgrims aboard...
December 25, 2016 - 7:30am
December 22, 2016
In annual Christmas greeting, Pope decries "malevolent resistance" to needed Vatican reforms
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis decried "malevolent" internal resistance to his campaign to reform the Vatican bureaucracy on Thursday, Dec....
December 22, 2016 - 8:58am
December 7, 2016
Churches say they'll protect immigrants facing deportation
ST. PAUL — The rhetoric on immigration during the presidential campaign season has struck fear into the hearts of many foreign-born families,...
December 7, 2016 - 10:06am
August 15, 2016
Aberdeen faith leaders organize community worship service
ABERDEEN (AP) — Aberdeen-area faith leaders have organized a community worship service at the Brown County Fair. The Aberdeen American News reports that the non-denominational service will be held Aug. 21. The service has been organized by a network of pastors from a number of denominations...
August 15, 2016 - 12:55pm
August 13, 2016
LETTER: Thomas' column was very wrong
To the Editor: I recently visited Winner, South Dakota, and picked up a copy of The Daily Republic, and read Mr. Cal Thomas' column that basically...
August 13, 2016 - 10:30am
July 30, 2016
Australia native brings passion for praise, music to Holy Family
To pray more beautifully, sing. The goal at the heart of worship, according to Holy Family Catholic Church's newest hire Nigel McBain, is "to...
July 30, 2016 - 8:40am
July 25, 2016
Lead church installs mailbox for prayer requests
LEAD (AP) — A church in Lead has installed a mailbox where people can drop in requests for prayers. The Black Hills Pioneer reports that the decorated mailbox is outside the Christian Ministry Center. Pencils and paper can be found next to the mailbox, which is locked for privacy....
July 25, 2016 - 12:34pm
June 6, 2016
Youth space complete at Mitchell church
The excitement is building for 16-year-old Caleb Gebhard as he anticipates the opening of Northridge Baptist Church's new youth space. His only...
June 6, 2016 - 10:11am
May 21, 2016
Local ties help a Haitian's dream come true
Against all odds, William Hyppolite graduated from medical school in March. A 30-year-old from La Gonave, Haiti, Hyppolite is on a mission to...
May 21, 2016 - 9:38am
April 16, 2016
LETTER: Stop the onslaught of reprobate minds
To the Editor: "And even as they did not like to retain God in their knowledge, God gave them over to a reprobate (debased, depraved) mind, to...
April 16, 2016 - 10:24am