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Mitchell Baseball facility takes next step
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Mitchell awards indoor pool project bid to Puetz Corp.
Dakota Access firm files motion to halt environmental study
Coca-Cola completes first shipments out of new Mitchell facility
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
SDSU-led cattle seminar stirs up consumer impact ideas
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
U.S. takes step to boost organic food production
Puerto Ricans could ease South Dakota dairy labor shortage
Area wrestling roundup: KWLPG wins three at home quad
No. 5 Avon downs Mitchell Christian
Mitchell Christian holds off Avon
Area basketball roundup: Peterson powers Platte-Geddes over Burke/South Central
Harrisburg fends off Kernel boys
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Marian L. Young
WOSTER: Presidential communication: From Washington's horse rides to Trump tweets
HEINERT: Disappointed in governor's Spearfish Canyon State Park plan
OUR VIEW: Self-assess screen time for children
OUR VIEW: Classic basketball never gets old
ROUNDS: Repealing Obamacare first step to replacing it with affordable, patient-centered plan
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
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