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From sports to spring plays, Mitchell community attends events of all kinds
Students vie for prizes in welding contest
'Sidewalk to nowhere'
Platte's Bentz honored as SD's Doctor of the Year
Missing person located in Minnesota
McDonald's vows 'modern' makeover amid U.S. sales struggle
AgweekTV: Learning about Lamancha goats
Recent rains could improve outlook for Texas cattle herds
Dry winter rolls into spring - 'It's going to get worse'
AgweekTV: Calving season underway with favorable spring weather
SD legislative budget committee adopts revenue estimates
A go-to player in big-game moments
Fitzgerald dominating on mound for DWU baseball
Mitchell youth wrestlers set out for state titles
Vikings, Greenway working to restructure contract
This weekend's sports schedule
Couple wed in November ceremony
Former Stickney woman turns 100
Corsica man celebrates 90th
Stickney man celebrates 85th
Area woman turns 107 years old
Richard J. Doty
Lawrence "Larry" Hauser
Daniel James Nagel, Sr.
Larry G. Cool
Verina E. Tiede
Where's the funding for education, teachers?
God's word is clear and the truth
LETTER: Keystone XL has multiple benefits
Sub-minimum wage bill unfair
Student visits to prisons will help crime problem
Plans to stock Atlantic salmon in Lake Oahe delayed
Rapid City businessman pushes for more Black Hills walleyes
Elk, mountain goat seasons up for debate at GFP meeting
Local Pheasant Forever chapter hosting 30th annual seed giveaway
What's the deal with discounted Rapala fishing lures?
January 19, 2012
Janklow's legacy celebrated at funeral
SIOUX FALLS -- Bill Janklow was remembered Wednesday morning in Sioux Falls as a fiery man with a gentle side he mostly kept hidden. Former...
January 19, 2012 - 6:40am
January 18, 2012
Janklow remembered as fiery, wild but with a gentle side
SIOUX FALLS -- Bill Janklow was remembered as a fiery man with a gentle side he mostly kept hidden during his funeral Wednesday morning in Sioux...
January 18, 2012 - 3:03pm
Sen. Daschle recalls Janklow as loyal friend
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Former South Dakota Gov. Bill Janklow got grief for his friendship with Democrat Sen. Tom Daschle.
news / state
January 18, 2012 - 2:18pm
January 10, 2012
Daschle endorses Varilek in Democratic House contest
South Dakota's prominent Democrats are lining up behind U.S. House candidate Matt Varilek. Former Sen. Tom Daschle endorsed Varilek, the candidate announced Tuesday. Sen. Tim Johnson announced his support for Varilek late last year. "Years ago, I thanked Senator Daschle for the...
news / state / politics
January 10, 2012 - 10:43am
January 7, 2011
Rounds opines on fellow politicians
Gov. Mike Rounds offered capsule comments on some of the high-profile politicians he worked with during his eight years as governor: Bill Janklow: Rounds said the two governors had "a very good working relationship" and he often spoke with Janklow during the past eight years. He...
news / state / politics
January 7, 2011 - 1:27pm
November 22, 2010
Former senator says he's content since 2004 defeat
Tom Daschle said it's a tad early to start writing President Barack Obama's political obituary. Obama has a very good chance at winning a second term in 2012, Daschle said during a recent interview with The Daily Republic. "I think it's a cycle," he said. "My guess is the economy...
news / local / politics
November 22, 2010 - 7:53am
November 20, 2010
Democrats hit historic "low point"
George McGovern says the South Dakota Democratic Party can become competitive again with the right approach and plenty of effort. McGovern, who has a Mitchell residence, has an idea how to do it: Follow the playbook he devised more than a half century ago. He was the executive secretary...
news / politics
November 20, 2010 - 12:19am
November 8, 2010
Opinion: How to govern with a deeply divided Congress
On the night I lost my Senate reelection race in 2004, I thought about a quote that my friend, former senator Max Cleland of Georgia, often used to reflect on life's setbacks. "The world breaks everyone," Ernest Hemingway wrote, "and afterward, many are strong in the broken places." I...
opinion / columns
November 8, 2010 - 2:37pm