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Man pleads guilty in Salem drug store theft
Platte golf course vandalized early Sunday morning
Area organizations receive more than $13K worth of grants
High school activities association starts search for executive director
High school association directors restructure its financial committee
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Scouts find subpar corn yields, big soy pod counts in South Dakota
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
South Dakota cattle on feed up 5 percent from last year
New schedule to spread out South Dakota football championships
Area volleyball roundup: Beavers claim home tournament title
Football rivals DWU, DSU to face each other tonight
Kernels give No. 2 Harrisburg a battle in opener
Turner ready for junior season with DWU football team
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Garlan "Gar" Edgar Mueller
Andrew Clarence Sybesma
Mildred "Millie" Gritzmacher
OUR VIEW: Educators should encourage dual credit program
DUFFET: Paying for College and the Clinton New College Compact
MISKIMINS: Phillips helping, contributing in her hometown
OUR VIEW: Education best place to start meth fight
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
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
April 28, 2016
Catching up with former area athletes: Bormann leads Augie to seventh straight NSIC title
Parkston native Jordan Bormann helped pace the Augustana University women's golf team to its seventh-straight Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference championship Sunday in Morton, Minnesota. Bormann tied for sixth place with teammate Sierra Langlie at 30-over-par 318. The junior...
April 28, 2016 - 12:33am
April 27, 2016
Area sporting events called off due to weather
A number of area sporting events have been called off for Wednesday and Thursday, due to wet and rainy weather. The annual Erv Ptak Relays in Menno will not be held on Thursday, due to the projected weather. With a number of teams not available to participate on Friday, the event...
April 27, 2016 - 1:15pm