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Heroin use, addiction up sharply among U.S. whites
Donations boom for family of South Dakota woman who died
Woman who persuaded juveniles in motel fire avoids prison
Driver runs out of gas again after stealing squad car
Oversight panel says new juvenile commitments have fallen
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
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
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
NDSU researchers eyeball new ways to grow better beef
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
Vikings S Smith undergoes ankle surgery
Zach Parise takes high stick to the face; prognosis unclear
Selland, Sage, Bartscher named to Class B all-state first team
Oropeza lifts DWU to split with Mount Marty
Mitchell starts season strong
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Beverly Ann LeBeau
OUR VIEW: Overcoming the wallop of construction
WOSTER: Smooth talkin' candidates
THUNE: The Department of Agriculture will be in good hands
DAUGAARD: A chance to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day
IN OTHER WORDS: Legislature wins in battle over IM 22
Wiltz: A fishing trip you might consider passing up
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Curtis and Linda Mueller
April 20, 2014
Barr, others running Boston Marathon 1 year after tragedy
There’s a small road race in Boston today. So small that millions will have their eyes on Amy (Young) Barr and the other 36,000 runners. For...
April 20, 2014 - 11:19pm
August 30, 2013
Pryor, Bauer compete in 50-mile race
HOT SPRINGS — Two area competitors ran in the Lean Horse Ultra 50-mile race near Hot Springs Sunday. Randy Pryor, of Plankinton, finished fourth with a time of 8 hours, 31 minutes and 35 seconds. Nancy Bauer, of Mitchell, also competed in the 50-mile race and finished in 13:12.59. The...
August 30, 2013 - 12:33am
August 21, 2013
Wednesday's sports briefs: 8/21/13
HURON -- Registration is open for the Andy's Road Race, which is Aug. 31 during the South Dakota State Fair. The race is divided various age groups running the 5K and 10K races, and there is a 5K fun walk and 5- and 23-mile bike rides for participants of any age and fitness level....
August 21, 2013 - 12:23am
July 26, 2013
Strand to compete in Duathlon World Championships
Chris Strand is a relative newcomer to competing in duathlons. The 25-year-old picked up the sport at the beginning of the summer and has only competed in one event.
July 26, 2013 - 11:38pm
July 4, 2013
Freedom Run success for 2nd straight year
On your marks. Get set. Go. Fifty-four runners set out Thursday morning during the Dakota Plains Running Club's second annual Freedom Run at...
July 4, 2013 - 10:19pm
May 8, 2013
CERSOSIMO: Life's like a marathon
Try to picture the drive from Mitchell to Forestburg. Now, imagine running that distance instead. The two towns are 25.4 miles apart, which is still about one mile less than the length of an official marathon, which is 26.2 miles. On Sunday, I was pushed to my limits, running farther...
May 8, 2013 - 12:29am
October 28, 2011
Mark Wieczorek, son of Mitchell native Paul Wieczorek, to run in final of Pan-Am Games today
Sioux Falls native Mark Wieczorek will be representing the United States of America in the finals of the men's 800-meter run event today at the Pan-American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico. Wieczorek, who is the son of former Mitchell High School cross country and track and field athlete...
October 28, 2011 - 12:00am
October 23, 2011
SUNDAY'S BRIEFS: Wesleyan women's soccer team loses to Midland
Midland defeats DWU men 3-1 By The Daily Republic FREMONT, Neb. -- Midland University scored three unanswered goals to beat the Dakota Wesleyan men's soccer team 3-1 Saturday. DWU (7-8, 5-3 in the Great Plains Athletic Conference) went up 1-0 on Dane Hagen's goal in the 13th minute....
October 23, 2011 - 10:23pm
Wessington Springs senior Mindy Kraft wins Class B girls' state cross country title
Mindy Kraft is not sure if she will be running track and field or cross country collegiately. If Saturday was her final cross country race,...
October 23, 2011 - 10:10pm
Naomi Munsen leads Kernels with 15th-place finish at state cross country meet
For the first time in a decade, a Mitchell High School girls' cross country runner finished in the top 15 at the Class AA state meet. On Saturday,...
October 23, 2011 - 10:08pm
October 22, 2011
Mitchell girls hoping for top-10 finish at state cross country meet
Despite dealing with injuries lately, first-year Mitchell High School cross country coach Scott Munsen is still hoping the girls' team can finish in the top 10 at the Class AA state cross country meet today at Yankton Trail Park in Sioux Falls. "We certainly had a goal of being in...
October 22, 2011 - 12:00am
October 14, 2011
FRIDAY'S BRIEFS: Chamberlain girls' cross country team wins Region 4A title
CHAMBERLAIN -- Maci Burke helped the Chamberlain girls' cross country team to the Region 4A title Wednesday. Burke took second place in the girls' race in a time of 16 minutes, 9 seconds.
October 14, 2011 - 12:12am
October 13, 2011
Five area cross country runners win region titles
Five area high school cross country runners won individual region titles Wednesday afternoon. In Salem, Mitchell Christian's Becca Glanzer and...
October 13, 2011 - 12:00am
October 6, 2011
WEDNESDAY'S BRIEFS: Wesleyan volleyball swept at the Palace
Tigers swept by Briar Cliff at Palace By The Daily Republic Dakota Wesleyan University's Danielle Bird had 11 kills and Sam Sandau added eight,...
October 6, 2011 - 12:00am
September 22, 2011
Catching Up: A look at former area athletes
Fairfax native Stephanie Warnke took third place in the Herb Blakely Invitational cross country event Saturday in Madison. Warnke runs collegiately for Dakota State University and finished the race in a time of 19 minutes, 19 seconds. Last season, Warnke -- a senior this season for...
September 22, 2011 - 12:00am