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Pedal pulling: 'Kind of a farming sport'
Jury selection for Diaz trial set for December
Davison County Magistrate Court, May 12 through May 26
SD 34 will close as contractors rebuild a key section at Howes
The Landings apartments set to open
Studies: More businesses are closing than starting
Economy remains slow in rural parts of 10 states
Gov. Daugaard supports National Employ Older Workers Week
Matching funds available to towns for workforce aid
SD-based Great Western Bancorp files for initial public offering
PHOTO: Big sale at Mitchell Livestock Auction
Corn futures slump to four-year low as US frost threat wanes
Consultant suggests state let stand ratios for cropland tax assessments
USDA boosts corn, soybean harvest to new records
SD among states most impacted by grain overstock
Northwestern holds off Tigers 35-7
Kernels earn first win of season
Trojans remain undefeated four weeks into season
Kernel volleyball team falls to Lynx
DWU golf takes 7th at first GPAC qualifier
Mitchell couple achieves 67th anniversary
Platte man to celebrate 98th birthday
90 years to be celebrated by Mitchell man
Lunch menus for Sept. 22-26
Mission Festival speaker announced
Joseph E. Mairose
Ruth E. Phinney
WOSTER: Pictures worth more than words can tell in some instances
EPA committed to protecting water
RAMPBELL: Many life milestones are out of millennials’ reach
COLUMN: Star-spangled banner still waves over us
ADVICE: Take a little time this harvest season
WILTZ: Pleased with Africa hunt lodging and food
Prehistoric fish re-entering Big Stone Lake
Rocker Ted Nugent holds youth outdoors camp near Yankton
Fish problem addressed with poison in Lake Yankton
WILTZ: To kill an elephant
November 30, 2013
Jett’s float replacement? Band with 2 vegetarians
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota apparently swapped out a vegan for two outspoken vegetarians as the featured entertainment on the state float in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Rocker Joan Jett was originally scheduled to ride on it but was removed after backlash from ranchers...
news / state
November 30, 2013 - 11:20am
GLAD YOU ASKED: Wednesday’s Daily Republic weighed in at 2 pounds
Q: Wednesday’s edition of The Daily Republic was huge. Exactly how big was it? A: Thanksgiving Day, nicknamed Gray Thursday, and the day after the holiday, Black Friday, are considered the major kickoff to the holiday shopping season, so newspapers across the country were filled...
November 30, 2013 - 11:15am
Fights, shooting mar Black Friday shopping across U.S.
By Karen Brooks and Phil Wahba The post-Thanksgiving shopping rush sparked incidents of violence across the United States as a police officer was injured breaking up a fight, a shopper was shot in the leg over a TV and a Walmart was evacuated, according to police and media reports. The...
news / nation
November 30, 2013 - 10:22am
November 29, 2013
PHOTOS: Mitchell Turkey Trot
November 29, 2013 - 7:41am
PHOTOS: Thanksgiving feed at Mitchell Wesleyan Church
life / food
November 29, 2013 - 7:29am
November 28, 2013
Word on the Street with Lois Bosworth
Word on the Street with Lois Bosworth talking about the Thanksgiving dinner at the Mitchell Wesleyan Church.
news / local
November 28, 2013 - 6:37pm
November 27, 2013
WOSTER: It takes time to be thankful
Rush to Christmas leaves out interval for gratitude.
opinion / columns
November 27, 2013 - 1:23pm
Fire marshal: Holidays bring higher risk of home blazes
PIERRE — Thanksgiving Day marks the start of a monthlong holiday season, and Fire Marshal Paul Merriman urges South Dakotans to celebrate the season but be aware of the added potential for fires. The holiday season means more cooking, Christmas trees in homes, holiday lighting...
November 27, 2013 - 12:48pm
Bargain hunters seek out Black Friday savings with holiday phone apps
As Black Friday continues to cast its shadow further over Thanksgiving Day — nicknamed “Gray Thursday” — more people are looking for ways to have an edge over fellow shoppers. After eating turkey this Thursday, then hitting the stores later in the day and again Friday,...
November 27, 2013 - 11:55am
November 26, 2013
Talking turkey with SDSU Extension
Expert offers tips on preparing the holiday bird.
life / food
November 26, 2013 - 8:25pm
November 25, 2013
BACK IN TIME: DWU Thanksgiving 1912
This photo, from the scrapbook of Dakota Wesleyan University student Ida Binger (ex. 1916), is captioned “My first Thanksgiving at Graham Hall.” It was taken on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 28, 1912, in the dining hall of DWU’s women’s dormitory, Graham Hall. The DWU student newspaper,...
November 25, 2013 - 7:48am
November 22, 2013
PHOTO: Early Thanksgiving at DWU
life / food
November 22, 2013 - 9:26am
November 21, 2013
Holiday baskets on the way to troubled SD ranchers
AMIDON, N.D. (AP) — Some ranchers and others in southwestern North Dakota are sending a bit of holiday cheer to their counterparts in northwestern South Dakota who are recovering from a devastating early October blizzard. Donations including turkeys, homemade pies and money have...
news / state
November 21, 2013 - 1:04pm
November 18, 2013
Zirpel to march in Thanksgiving parade
Mitchell student’s all-state band status landed her a ticket to New York.
November 18, 2013 - 6:28am
November 11, 2013
Where to save, where to spend on Thanksgiving dinner
By J.M. Hirsch AP Food Editor Pulling together the perfect Thanksgiving dinner all comes down to balance. It’s a matter of knowing when to save, and when to spend. And that rule applies as much to money as to time and energy. Because the better you understand where time in...
life / food
November 11, 2013 - 9:27pm