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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.”...
November 25, 2013 - 7:48am
November 22, 2013
PHOTO: Early Thanksgiving at DWU
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...
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...
November 11, 2013 - 9:27pm
November 23, 2012
Exchange student enjoys Thanksgiving holiday
Martin Simonsen followed the example of most red-blooded American males after dinner on Thanksgiving Day -- he watched football. The only difference...
November 23, 2012 - 6:39am
GUEBERT: Cooking my goose
For the first year in five, the lovely Catherine and I will not be driving a sack of sweet potatoes, a cooler with a thawing turkey buried under...
November 23, 2012 - 5:58am
Mount Rushmore float makes third appearance at parade
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- South Dakota got a little national attention on Thanksgiving Day. The state's "Mount Rushmore's American Pride" float made its third appearance in New York City's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. The float was featured for about 30 seconds on NBC's broadcast of...
November 23, 2012 - 5:23am
November 21, 2012
Dropping gas prices still higher than last year
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Gas prices have been coming down over the past two months, but that hasn't eased holiday travel costs from last Thanksgiving. Jackie Spencer is driving from her home in Fairmont, Minn., to spend Thanksgiving with her sister in Lexington, Neb.
November 21, 2012 - 2:36pm
Patrol troopers out in force in the Dakotas
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- Holiday travelers in the Dakotas stand a good chance of encountering a Highway Patrol trooper or two out on the roads. The Highway Patrol agencies in both North Dakota and South Dakota say they are putting all available personnel on the road Wednesday, from...
November 21, 2012 - 10:47am
Wind, warmth elevate fire danger in parts of SD
RAPID CITY (AP) -- Gusty winds and warm temperatures are elevating the fire danger in parts of South Dakota. The Wildland Fire Division is urging people who have burned brush piles in the past couple of weeks to check to make sure they are extinguished and cold, so they don't spark...
November 21, 2012 - 10:41am
Closings set for Thanksgiving; no paper Thursday
The Daily Republic will not publish a paper Thursday, which is Thanksgiving, and its offices will be closed. Following are some other holiday-related announcements. City garbage There will be no garbage collection in Mitchell on Thursday due to the Thanksgiving holiday....
November 21, 2012 - 6:57am
November 20, 2012
JOHNSON: Giving thanks for farmers, ranchers
On Thursday, families across the country will gather around the table to celebrate Thanksgiving. I have much to be thankful for this year, including...
November 20, 2012 - 6:53am
November 19, 2012
Rapid City volunteers to assemble Thanksgiving baskets
RAPID CITY (AP) -- Volunteers from AT&T and Feeding South Dakota on Monday morning will be assembling Thanksgiving baskets for needy families in Rapid City. The food baskets will provide 500 dinners for families in the area. The project is partially funded through a $5,000 grant...
November 19, 2012 - 11:02am
MERCER: Giving thanks for life's good, past and present
PIERRE -- We shall speak only praise of turkeys, and welcome their imminent presence on our dinner tables, in these last days leading to our...
November 19, 2012 - 7:31am