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Locals brainstorm best uses for Mitchell Recreation Center
Platte man injured in Lake Andes crash
Sheriff's offices understaffed around SD
Opposing sides make case for, against campaign finance reform measure
Fine art center to see community usage
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
Farm Rescue marks milestone with 400th farm aid case
Court gives fertilizer dealers a reprieve from policy change
Riders crossing N.D. 'cowboy up' for cancer awareness
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Week of Sept. 26 South Dakota Sportswriters Association Polls
Mitchell man aiming for fast draw's Top Gun award
Cubs win Region 3A golf title
Leading the pack: Cougars' Person makes strides in 2016
Area volleyball roundup: Titans sweep Parkston
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Julie L. Lang
Charlotte Ann Foreman
Elton Reinhold Tiede
Raymond Russell Stevens
Avoiding the temptation to throw mud
Don't wait to make the call
OUR VIEW: Immediacy of layoffs hard to swallow
No room for error in national security strategy
The courts and the (hair) cuts
Fall turkey hunting licenses still available in North Dakota
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
September 26, 2016
Arnold Palmer, 'King' of the PGA tour, dies at 87
Arnold Palmer, a Pennsylvania greenskeeper's son who became one of golf's most charismatic champions and made millions of dollars by turning...
September 26, 2016 - 12:50am
September 13, 2016
South Dakota Sportswriters Association Polls for week of Sept. 12
This week's South Dakota Sportswriters Association high school football and volleyball polls are below. Teams are listed with first-place votes...
September 13, 2016 - 12:00am
August 20, 2016
Getting physical: Sports season starts with important health check-ins
The high school sports season doesn't start with a whistle, a starter's gun or the toss of a ball. Instead, under the auspice of a doctor, where...
August 20, 2016 - 12:06am
July 29, 2016
Freeman Academy, Marion join forces in athletic co-op
FREEMAN — A pair of neighboring schools low on participation numbers have teamed up to participate for the next three seasons. Freeman Academy and Marion agreed to a cooperative deal for athletics starting this fall. The new co-op is called the Freeman Academy/Marion Bearcats,...
July 29, 2016 - 11:48pm
July 22, 2016
SDHSAA Foundation awards AED units to local schools
PIERRE — The South Dakota High School Activities Association Foundation announced Thursday the awarding of 10 free Automated External Defibrillator (AED) units to SDHSAA member schools this summer. Member schools were encouraged to apply, and the ten recipient schools were selected...
July 22, 2016 - 12:39am
June 30, 2016
Leber to headline speakers at SD Coaches Clinic in Mitchell
The schedule is shaping up for the South Dakota Coaches Clinic, which will be held in Mitchell for the first time next month and will feature former Minnesota Vikings linebacker Ben Leber as the keynote speaker. The event, which is put on by the South Dakota High School Coaches Association...
June 30, 2016 - 12:41am
June 22, 2016
OUR VIEW: Community support key to keeping small-town baseball teams alive, well
Baseball is king during South Dakota summers. That's especially the case in the state's smallest towns, where communities gather at the ballpark to drink a beer, enjoy the warm sun and watch the game after a day's work. Many of the small towns in southeastern South Dakota take a great...
June 22, 2016 - 10:44am
June 18, 2016
MAC opens strong at home meet
The annual Corn Palace Invitational got underway Friday at the Mitchell Aquatic Center, with the Mitchell Aquatic Club looking strong in their...
June 18, 2016 - 12:37am
TRAXLER: Prep season was full of fun moments
Of all the varying sports we get to cover at The Daily Republic, high school sports are right at the top of my list. They involve kids who are putting forth great effort and while wins and losses are a focus in what gets documented, it's honest competition and competitiveness. In...
June 18, 2016 - 12:31am
June 5, 2016
Sluggers win Flandreau tourney
FLANDREAU — The Mitchell Sluggers baseball team won the Flandreau 12A tournament over the weekend, picking up four victories. The Sluggers defeated teams from Aberdeen, Tea and Milbank to reach the final and beat Russell-Tyler-Ruthton (Minn.) in the championship game.
June 5, 2016 - 11:39pm
June 2, 2016
'You do it because you love it': Area mud racing rolls on
Mud car racing isn't a sport for those interested in money or fame. At least, that's the way mud car racer Steve Marquardt sees it. The Canistota...
June 2, 2016 - 12:24am
May 15, 2016
Kernels finish eighth at ESD meet
HARRISBURG—The Mitchell High School girls and boys track and field teams each finished in eighth place at the Eastern South Dakota Conference...
May 15, 2016 - 11:47pm
May 12, 2016
Herll, Waddell and Neugebauer named Daily Republic MVPs at annual MHS banquet
The Daily Republic announced Quinci Herll, Tevyn Waddell and Spencer Neugebauer as its most valuable athletes at the Mitchell High School athletic awards banquet on Wednesday night at the Corn Palace.
May 12, 2016 - 12:33am
May 5, 2016
Mitchell's Patton wins state bowling competition
BROOKINGS — Mitchell's Laurel Patton finished first in her division at the South Dakota State U.S. Bowling Center Women's Tournament, which concluded Sunday at Prairie Lanes in Brookings and was played over four weeks. Patton was the top-finisher in the handicap all-events division,...
May 5, 2016 - 11:38pm
April 29, 2016
TRAXLER: New DWU athletic facilities are important legacy to leave
Dakota Wesleyan University had a nice event Wednesday to recognize the career and contributions of athletic director Curt Hart, who will retire at the end of May. And while the ceremony was held at the university's campus hub, the Sherman Center, the more symbolic location might have...
April 29, 2016 - 12:30am