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Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Daniel Robert Fritz
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LETTER: Forum clarifications
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Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Opbroek inducted into 4-H Shooting Sports Hall of Fame
South Dakota sees drop in 2016 pheasant hunting season
Wiltz: A list of favorite lures
South Dakota to release fewer deer hunting licenses
The Rev. Gerald J. Thury
Jim & Elizabeth Wieczorek
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
April 20, 2015
Wind tips camper on I-90
ALEXANDRIA — A strong wind gust tipped over a camper trailer Monday afternoon on Interstate 90. A Dodge pickup hauling a camper tipped into the median in Hanson County, mile marker 334, according to Mitchell Patrol Sgt.
April 20, 2015 - 5:12pm
April 10, 2015
Despite rain, precip below average
Though cool, wet systems hung over the region for a few days, Mitchell saw barely more than a quarter of an inch of rain total this week. According to Tim Masters, technician at the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls, Mitchell received .26 of an inch of rain this week. "Moisture...
April 10, 2015 - 8:59pm
April 3, 2015
Weather spotter training set for Monday
Davison County Emergency Management and the National Weather Service will sponsor weather spotter training Monday at Mitchell Technical Institute. The event will be held 7 p.m. April 6 at the Tech Center Amphitheater at MTI. The sessions are generally two hours long and are free...
April 3, 2015 - 10:49am
March 24, 2015
Little rain falls Tuesday in Mitchell
Mitchell is on pace for its second-driest March in history. On Tuesday, five-hundredths of an inch of rain fell in Mitchell, and precipitation for the next week is highly unlikely, said Kyle Weisser, meteorologist at the National Weather Service, Sioux Falls. "There aren't a whole...
March 24, 2015 - 6:32pm
Burn ban on for Davison County
On a day when it finally rained, Davison County has officially enacted a burn ban. The Davison County Commission voted 5-0 Tuesday in favor of an indefinite burn ban in the county, which will go into effect immediately. The decision came during the commission's regular meeting in...
March 24, 2015 - 1:27pm
March 19, 2015
March's wild weather: Wonderful or worrisome?
It is often asked, "Do you see the glass half full or half empty?" Given the current mild weather, I hope you have changed to 3/4 full. I recall many years looking at the calendar on the first day of spring (Friday) and hope it would come within a month. I find myself and others...
March 19, 2015 - 10:01am