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County to discuss parking lot repairs
Iroquois woman wins Miss South Dakota
Photos from the 70th annual Czech Days celebration
Fargo man assists in dramatic water rescue of woman whose car plunged into a Minnesota lake
Delta creates special Rapid City flight for Belgian tourists
If you're a Facebook user, you're also a research subject
Commentary: 'Mom, grass-fed beef? Is this really necessary? And what is organic?'
$297M wind farm project now in PUC process
Teaching massage techniques
'Dying at your desk is not a retirement plan'
place a business brief
A woman went to check her corn - and was swallowed by a python
AgweekTV: Got Cheese?
South Dakota ag groups scrutinize Pruitt visit
Amid farmer pressure, EPA’s Pruitt visits Reliance farm
SD Corn Growers plan to give Pruitt the cold shoulder during visit
Winner/Colome edges Parkston in Sunshine League action
World Cup roundup: Mexico not intimidated, stuns Germany 1-0
Bergeson, Shippy claim titles at rodeo finals
Youth baseball packs Cadwell
Fifty-four players participate in tennis classic
Mitchell woman shares her adoption story with the world
OPINION: Nurses care for the sick, comfort those in need
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Robert "Bob" Schneider
Jesse Felix III
Margaret (Olson) Letcher
Commentary: Still waiting for a talk with my dad
Commentary: The world needs fathers who do not fear failure
OPINION: Out of a dream and one’s heart
Boy serves kindness with a side of chicken
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
Becoming dog -- a work in progress
Ominous warning came days before Florida woman was killed by a 12-foot alligator
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
ATV group celebrates birthday of leader, 92, with 50-mile ride
Callin' all catfish: James River study puts reward tags on whisker-faced creatures
The Rev. Dr. Howard and Barbara Hart
November 30, 2013
LETTER: Books not available for all SD veterans
To the Editor: The Daily Republic featured local members of the Korean War Veterans Association (KWVA) in articles on Nov. 22 and 23. This letter is to correct the omission of information by those of us interviewed. The statement that our organization is receiving 240 copies...
November 30, 2013 - 10:41pm
November 25, 2013
SD Guard soldiers to home from Afghanistan for Thanksgiving
RAPID CITY (AP) — Eighteen South Dakota National Guard soldiers who served nine months of duty in Afghanistan will be home in time for Thanksgiving. The members of the Rapid City-based 129th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment will return Wednesday. The Guard says a welcome-home...
November 25, 2013 - 11:02am
November 21, 2013
Korean War vets honored in book by Korean government
Books available for free to any Korean veteran or their families.
November 21, 2013 - 8:02pm
November 20, 2013
OPINION: No one dies in vain
Lincoln’s famous line holds just as true today as it did in Gettysburg.
November 20, 2013 - 7:22am
November 19, 2013
SD Guard soldiers back in US from Afghanistan
RAPID CITY (AP) — Eighteen South Dakota National Guard soldiers who served nine months in Afghanistan are back on U.S. soil. The members of the 129th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment arrived at Fort Dix, N.J., on Monday. The Rapid City-based unit will go through the demobilization...
November 19, 2013 - 7:58am
November 8, 2013
SD Rough Riders answered call alongside Roosevelts troops
By The South Dakota State Historical Society Cowboys can ride and fight. So thought Melvin Grigsby.
November 8, 2013 - 8:24pm
WOSTER: No cheat code for war
In increasingly virtual world, thanks to still owed to real-life veterans.
November 8, 2013 - 7:54pm
November 7, 2013
Indian code talkers to get Congressional Gold Medal
South Dakota’s congressional delegation this week announced that American Indian code talkers from eight of South Dakota’s tribes will be recognized for their dedicated and valorous service during World War I and World War II at a gold medal ceremony to be held at the U.S. Capitol...
November 7, 2013 - 8:01pm
October 25, 2013
KRISTI McLAUGHLIN: Can't stop terrorism with torture
The complexities of war are way beyond my comprehension to understand. Humans have been declaring war upon one another since the inception of human life and people across the spectrum of political and religious views hold opinions on how to respond when injustices happen. We are...
October 25, 2013 - 11:47am
SD soldiers return home from Afghanistan tour
RAPID CITY (AP) — Four South Dakota National Guard soldiers who served nine months in Afghanistan are back home. The soldiers with the 1978th Contingency Contracting Team were welcomed home Tuesday during a public ceremony in Rapid City. Gov. Dennis Daugaard was one of the officials...
September 25, 2013 - 7:50pm
August 15, 2013
OPINION: The 15,000-troop option
MEDFORD, Mass. -- It is time to decide and announce the specific number of American advisers and trainers who will stay in Afghanistan after 2014 as part of the new NATO mission, Operation Resolute Support. The 50 nations that today have troops operating in Afghanistan have collectively...
August 15, 2013 - 9:28pm
July 29, 2013
More than 300 return from deployment
RAPID CITY (AP) -- More than 300 service members from Ellsworth Air Force Base have returned to the western South Dakota base after a six-month deployment in southwest Asia. KOTA-TV reported the members of the 34th Bomb Squad stepped off a plane at 4:45 a.m. Friday to be met...
July 29, 2013 - 7:15am
July 8, 2013
Afghanistan-bound SD Guard soldiers leave home
PIERRE (AP) -- South Dakota National Guard soldiers bound for half a year of duty in Afghanistan have left home. The 68 members of the 152nd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion flew out of Pierre on Sunday, headed for Fort Hood in Texas. The soldiers will go through several weeks...
July 8, 2013 - 8:26am
July 6, 2013
SDSU Symphonic Band plays at Gettysburg, Pa., battlefield
BROOKINGS -- The Fourth of July holiday takes on additional meaning this year, as it coincides with the 150th anniversary of an important battle in the American Civil War.
July 6, 2013 - 7:21am
July 5, 2013
Deployment time reduced for SD National Guard unit
PIERRE (AP) -- A South Dakota National Guard unit preparing for duty in Afghanistan will be home earlier than first planned. The military has reduced the nine-month deployment for the 152nd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion by about three months. Maj. Anthony Deiss tells KCCR...
July 5, 2013 - 8:12am