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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 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...
life / local
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 dozens of adult beverages and a jar of sauerkraut to Washington, D.C., for Thanksgiving with The Heirs. Instead, we'll be slicing a...
opinion / columns
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...
life / news / state
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...
news / state
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....
life / local
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 a loving wife, children and grandchildren. I am also continually thankful to be able to serve South Dakotans in the U.S. Senate....
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...
news / state
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...
opinion / columns / state
November 19, 2012 - 7:31am
DWU announces break hours for Thanksgiving holiday
Dakota Wesleyan University will be closed on Thursday and Friday for the Thanksgiving holiday. Classes will end at 10 p.m. Tuesday and resume at 8 a.m. Nov. 26. The McGovern Library will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday and will be closed Thanksgiving Day through Saturday....
life / local
November 19, 2012 - 6:28am
November 25, 2011
Macy's Parade includes SD students
RAPID CITY (AP) -- At least three South Dakota students took part in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York. Rapid City Central High...
life / state
November 25, 2011 - 6:35am
71 temp in Mitchell sets all-time mark for Thanksgiving
Turkeys weren't all that got cooked this Thanksgiving. The Mitchell area felt the heat from record-high temperatures Thursday, with the...
news / state / local
November 25, 2011 - 6:25am
November 23, 2011
South Dakota Highway Patrol troopers out in force
PIERRE (AP) -- South Dakota Highway Patrol troopers are out in force for a pre-Thanksgiving effort to raise public awareness of traffic laws. The patrol says "Operation Safe" is a statewide, high-visibility effort to encourage travelers to make safe and responsible decisions on the...
news / state
November 23, 2011 - 11:31am
JOHNSON: Keep issue of hunger in mind on Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving is a special time of year to be with loved ones and reflect on the many blessings in our lives. While most families are fortunate enough to have plenty of food, especially on Thanksgiving, there are many individuals in our state and around the country that suffer from...
November 23, 2011 - 9:37am