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Ho, ho, ho! SantaCon is coming to New York
A teen fired up Facebook Live from the highway. Moments later, everyone in her car was dead.
State's congressional delegation aims to enact GOP wish list
Prudential investigating Wells Fargo partnership after scandal
AgweekTV: Sweet crops
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
Klobuchar on Obama's renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Heritage Foundation publishes report criticizing sections of 2014 Farm Bill
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
Tiger men grab road win at Hastings
Bison ground game, stingy defense defeat South Dakota State in quarterfinals
Hastings knocks off No. 1 Tiger women
Pairings set for Huron Holiday Classic basketball games
Second half lifts Mitchell Christian past Iroquois
Harrison woman celebrates 80th birthday
Armour woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple married in Aug. 12 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 95 years
Couple plans Jan. 6 wedding
Alvin V. Hoekman
James F. Hinrichs
Doris D. Mebius
Carroll M. Hunstad
LETTER: Public opinion will decide fate of technology
LETTER: 2016 election taught SD citizens a lot
WOSTER: The orbit that made the moon landing possible
The price of listening and hearing fatigue
ACT’s “A Christmas Story, The Musical” delights audiences with familiar, beloved characters
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
Wiltz: Buck fever? Can't say I've been afflicted
Wiltz: Thankful in all forms during hunting season
Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
SD deer elusive after EHD outbreak
November 21, 2016
Pope extends power to forgive abortion to all Roman Catholic priests
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis on Monday, Nov. 21, extended indefinitely to all Roman Catholic priests the power to forgive abortion, a right previously reserved for bishops or special confessors in most parts of the world. Francis, who has made a more inclusive and forgiving Roman...
November 21, 2016 - 4:17pm
August 30, 2016
DWU invites two special speakers to campus for religious discussion
Dakota Wesleyan University's Department of Religion and Philosophy invites the community to campus for a religious discussion between an Orthodox Israeli rabbi and Palestinian Christian pastor, as they explore how changes in the Jewish-Christian relationship play into the overall...
August 30, 2016 - 10:08am
March 26, 2016
Mitchell Wesleyan commissions second class of Stephen Ministers
Mitchell Wesleyan Church recently commissioned its second class of Stephen Ministers in a year and half. They now have 10 ministers who help...
March 26, 2016 - 9:47am
March 19, 2016
LETTER: Don't let your freedoms get taken away
To the Editor: The incident that happened in Oregon wasn't right for the homosexuals to deliberately make a lawsuit against those people. We...
March 19, 2016 - 9:52am
March 15, 2016
LETTER: Jesus predicted His own resurrection
To the Editor: I was offended by the audacious letter to the editor submitted by Eric Nase, in which he downplayed basic scriptural truths, alluding...
March 15, 2016 - 4:50pm
February 13, 2016
LETTER: Account of Jesus' life not accurate
To the Editor: The books of the New Testament didn't show up until about 70 years after those events allegedly took place. Those books of the...
February 13, 2016 - 10:41am
January 8, 2016
LETTER: Remember real meaning of Christmas
To the Editor: Have you missed Christmas? Did your business get you wrapped up in setting up Christmas trees, buying and wrapping gifts, decorating your house with pretty lights, and you missed the real meaning of Christmas? It's not too late, you know. We don't know the real date...
January 8, 2016 - 11:20am
December 25, 2015
SERMONETTE: The unopened gift
The day after Christmas: You had a wonderful time with family and friends, the food is now gone, the gifts have been opened and the laughter has ended. All is quiet and peaceful this morning, yet, something is not quite right. What is it? You enter the living room where the Christmas...
December 25, 2015 - 11:54pm
December 7, 2015
LETTER: Feed the poor with Jesus
To the Editor: The poor are everywhere. We tend to look down on the poor people, and when one of them is panhandling we go to the opposite side of the street. We need to think about how we would feel if we were in that position and do unto others as we would wish done unto us. If...
December 7, 2015 - 10:26pm
November 21, 2015
Deciding who says 'I Do'
One man, one woman. That has been the traditional view of marriage for centuries. But on June 26, gay rights supporters across the nation celebrated...
November 21, 2015 - 8:49am
November 6, 2015
Lutheran Women's Missionary League fall Rally held
WHITE LAKE—The 62nd annual Lutheran Women's Missionary League Fall Rally was held on Oct. 4 at Trinity Lutheran Church in White Lake. The Rev. Richard Milbrandt led the opening devotion, which was based on Matthew 28:16, The Great Commission. He stated that we all have our...
November 6, 2015 - 8:26pm
October 30, 2015
LETTER: Is haunted house best way to glorify God?
To the Editor: Christians' views on Halloween are a little uneven. Some act as if sending your children out trick-or-treating is tantamount to sacrificing them to Lucifer himself. Others act like the day is absolutely no big deal whatsoever. Most of the criticisms of Halloween observance...
October 30, 2015 - 10:08pm
LETTER: Faithful Catholics stay together
To the Editor: Family life reflects the communion of the Holy Trinity. In an Oct. 24 article in The Daily Republic on the synod, the author asked people of faith to exercise discord and dissolution. There is only one who wants to see people of faith go into chaos, and his name is...
October 30, 2015 - 10:07pm
October 26, 2015
LETTER: Roe v. Wade set bad example for world
To the Editor: Our country, a God-fearing nation, has set an example for the rest of the world. We, since Roe v. Wade in 1973, say it's OK to kill babies in the womb. Since 1973, our God-fearing nation has killed 57,496,000 babies. Now, we thought the Holocaust was terrible and...
October 26, 2015 - 12:05pm
October 2, 2015
OPINION: America should listen to Pope Francis
To the Editor: I hope America can listen and learn by the words of Pope Francis. As I listened, I know why I am a liberal. Washington has to begin helping the poor more, not less. As Diego Neria Lajarraga has said after the forgiveness of God, which Pope Francis assured him, "If...
October 2, 2015 - 11:17pm