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SD man arrested at abandoned farm after kidnapping ex-girlfriend in trunk of her car, strangling her
Republicans and independents out-work Democrats for voters
Mitchell United Way remains confident in reaching 2016 fundraising goal
Weak economy could require state government budget cuts
12,685 voters register in Davison Co. for Nov. 8 election
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
Titans win shootout over Bon Homme
Photos from the Mount Vernon/Plankinton vs Bon Homme playoff game
Area football roundup: Scotland holds off Platte-Geddes
South Dakota High School Activities Association football playoff pairings
Photos from the Hanson vs Newell first round playoff game
Parkston man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell man marks 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Richard John Huey
A Monumental Milestone
Superstar, super nervous, easy interview
Mastering a foreign language
Human trafficking in our backyard
OPINION: This time for president, none of the above
GFP offers refunds on archery, youth and muzzleloader deer licenses
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
January 11, 2016
No cold-temperature records set over weekend
After recording above-average daily temperature averages for November and December in Mitchell, sub-zero temperatures over the weekend will send January's average daily temperature plummeting below normal. At 5 a.m. Sunday morning, minus-12 degree temperatures with a minus-27 degree...
January 11, 2016 - 9:13am
December 16, 2015
Winter storm leads to flurry of crashes
Dangerous road conditions canceled classes, closed a stretch of interstate and caused multiple accidents across the region Tuesday and Wednesday,...
December 16, 2015 - 7:28pm
December 14, 2015
Winter storm to drop up to 5 inches on Mitchell
Here comes another blast of winter. Mitchell and the nearby area is forecasted to get 3 to 5 inches of snow Tuesday into Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls. This will be the third significant snowfall in Mitchell this year. The city has received...
December 14, 2015 - 12:58pm
November 30, 2015
Gymnastics opener postponed to Thursday
YANKTON — The season opener for the Mitchell High School gymnastics team will have to wait a few more days. The Kernels' opening triangular with Yankton and Parkston/Ethan/Hanson was postponed Monday due to poor weather conditions and will instead be contested at 5:30 p.m....
November 30, 2015 - 7:02pm
October 24, 2015
When it finally rains, it pours
A mostly dry October in Mitchell changed gears quickly Friday afternoon. Mitchell received 1.36 inches of rain by 8 p.m. Friday, according to...
October 24, 2015 - 11:27am
August 9, 2015
Sunday storm produces heavy winds, hail
A severe storm with strong winds passed through the Mitchell area Sunday afternoon, dropping up to quarter-sized hail, but causing little reported damage. According to meteorologist Philip Schumacher of the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls, wind speeds reached 63 mph in Mitchell...
August 9, 2015 - 10:32pm
July 23, 2015
Daugaard requests assistance from FEMA for June storms
South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has requested a major disaster declaration for a dozen counties and three Native American tribes in response to damaging storms in June. The request was made in response to damage of public infrastructure that was estimated at nearly $3 million between...
July 23, 2015 - 6:24pm
July 18, 2015
Rural church weathers storms, changing demographics
LOWER BRULE (AP) — The wind blew a hundred miles an hour that night, or thereabouts. It tore two shutters and some trim off the church. So...
July 18, 2015 - 3:12pm
June 23, 2015
OUR VIEW: Take these storms seriously
EDITOR'S NOTE: A portion of the following editorial ran in the April 24, 2007, edition of The Daily Republic. It seems southeast South Dakota has been an epicenter for storms this year. Tornadoes, hail, wicked winds, thunder, lightning and massive downpours are all possible each...
June 23, 2015 - 6:02pm
June 20, 2015
Storm produces large light show, damage passes Mitchell by
A light show filled the sky Friday night and into Saturday morning for Mitchell residents. While wind gusts reached approximately 50 mph Saturday night, most damage from the storm occurred further north and east of towards Dell Rapids, with reports of hail and wind damage up to 70...
June 20, 2015 - 10:13pm
June 8, 2015
Splish, splash: Mitchell was takin' a bath
Nearly a foot of water didn't stop a few rowdy drivers Sunday on Sanborn Boulevard in Mitchell. According Mitchell Public Works Director Shane...
June 8, 2015 - 5:13pm
June 7, 2015
Weekend storm brings hail, no damage reported
A brief hail storm rolled through Charles Mix and Bon Homme counties Saturday evening. The Sioux Falls National Weather Service said ping pong ball-sized hail was reported in Marty at 7:15 p.m. and quarter-sized hail was reported west of Avon at 6:49 p.m. Neither Charles Mix or...
June 7, 2015 - 9:15pm
May 12, 2015
Trying to find closure
DELMONT — Residents of Delmont were allowed to stay in town Tuesday night, as the third day of recovery meant restoring water and electricity...
May 12, 2015 - 7:22pm
May 11, 2015
OUR VIEW: South Dakotans always help, prevail
Mother Nature showed her wrath on Mother's Day. Sadly, a tornado on Sunday morning hit Delmont, the town of fewer than 300 people that sits...
May 11, 2015 - 5:44pm
April 21, 2015
WOSTER: Watch out for that wind
We wanted to take a walk before the wind picked up on Sunday. We knew we were too late when, as we crossed the street and headed toward the bridge at Capitol Lake, the freshening breeze pushed Nancy back about five steps. "Don't mention this to your brothers,'' I said, reaching back...
April 21, 2015 - 4:46pm