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Post-apocalyptic 'beaver' thrived after dinosaurs died
Nature thrives in Chernobyl, site of worst nuclear disaster
Nobel prize for solving puzzle of ghostly neutrino particles
Eleven dead in historic South Carolina rains and flooding
Milling in Mitchell
Volunteers keep Probstfield Farm in Moorhead alive and well
Industrial hemp gains ground
South Dakota ag, wildlife agencies launch habitat initiative
South Dakota corn stocks up 16.5M bushels from last year
South Dakota spring wheat, winter wheat production down
SESD meet shows off top local runners
Athlete of the week: Nielsen 'critical' to Canistota's success
Kernels sit in 10th at Class AA tournament
Area high school volleyball roundup: Lyman takes down Kimball/White Lake
Tiger women take second at GPAC Qualifier No. 2
Chef Jess: Squash your dinner plans
Mitchell man celebrates 75th
Area couple to celebrate 50th
Buckets ’N’ Boards opens 2015-16 Concert Series
Mitchell woman celebrates 94th
Curtis l. Braa
Rita R. Reed
BOOKS: Poetry echoes the life of a slave
OPINION: A double-digit disaster
OPINION: SD needs DUI reform--now
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
OPINION: Patience, perseverance mark Vehle's victories
South Dakota's new one-stop habitat shop
South Dakota annual state park licenses now on sale
Nonresidents excluded from Black Hills mountain lion season
South Dakota opens salmon station for egg collection
Plan would allow nonresident lion hunting in South Dakota
July 31, 2013
Wednesday's sports briefs: 7/31/13
Weber wins, Bormann second at SDGA Junior Championship By The Daily Republic WATERTOWN -- Parkston's Sydney Weber claimed the 14-15 girls' title at the SDGA Junior Championship Tuesday. Weber shot a two-round total of 156, which was 20 shots ahead of Brooke Piearson, of Brookings,...
sports / prep
July 31, 2013 - 12:43am
July 30, 2013
Shoemaker records personal best at Winner Elks Rodeo
WINNER -- Scott Shoemaker set a personal best Friday at the 44th annual Winner Elks Rodeo. The 18-year-old, who will be entering his senior year at Gregory High School, scored a 77 to take first place in bull riding. His previous best was a 76, which he recorded at a 4-H rodeo in...
July 30, 2013 - 12:03am
July 26, 2013
McCook/Miner wins to advance; Winner/Colome, Tabor lose
WEBSTER -- Although the McCook/Miner Legion baseball team was outhit 11-6, it edged Vermillion 6-5 in the first round of the Class B Legion state tournament Friday. Tyler Genzlinger led M/M in hitting with three hits. M/M jumped out to a 4-1 lead after two innings and held onto...
sports / prep
July 26, 2013 - 11:42pm
Drive-ins on the outs?
Going digital could mean going broke for some drive-in movie theater owners. That's why at least five of the operators of the seven drive-ins...
Life / News / entertainment / business
July 26, 2013 - 9:42pm
July 25, 2013
Now a coach, Farley leads Winner/Colome to state B Legion tourney
WINNER -- Last year Winner/Colome's J.D. Farley was playing in the Class B state Legion baseball tournament. This year he's coaching in it. Farley, a utility player on last year's team that went 0-2 at state, is now the head coach for Winner/Colome. "For me being younger, it was...
July 25, 2013 - 3:53pm
July 22, 2013
Winner house explosion ruled accidental
WINNER -- An explosion that injured five people and tore apart a home last week in Winner has been ruled accidental. The blast, which happened...
July 22, 2013 - 7:44pm
1 of 5 victims of explosion released from hospital care
WINNER -- Audrey Ferguson, one of the victims of a Friday house explosion in Winner, was released Sunday from the hospital, according to a family member. Ferguson was one of five people injured when an explosion, which is thought to be propane-related, blew apart a house at 422...
July 22, 2013 - 5:16am
July 20, 2013
This weekend's sports briefs: 7/20/13
Wesleyan women add final recruit By The Daily Republic JuJu Berryhill is the final recruit on the upcoming year's roster for the Dakota Wesleyan University women's basketball team, it was announced Friday. Berryhill, of Rialto, Calif., averaged 16.2 points, 8.6 rebounds and 8.2...
sports / prep / college
July 20, 2013 - 12:00am
July 19, 2013
Winner explosion victims taken to Minneapolis burn unit
WINNER -- Five people were injured early Friday morning when an explosion blew apart a home in Winner. According to Winner Police Officer April Al-Salihi, the explosion occurred shortly before 6:30 a.m. at a home located at 422 W. First St. The five people inside the home at the...
July 19, 2013 - 4:02pm
UPDATE: Five injured in Winner house explosion
WINNER -- Five people were injured early Friday morning when an explosion blew apart a home in Winner. According to Winner Police Officer...
News / state
July 19, 2013 - 12:31pm
Colome, Platte earn berths to teener state tourney
CORSICA -- After making it to the Region 4B championship game, Colome and Platte earned berths to the 13-14 B teener state tournament Wednesday. The teams will face off in the championship game at 5 p.m. today in Corsica. The state tournament is July 26-28 in Clear Lake. Wednesday...
July 19, 2013 - 12:47am
July 11, 2013
Area golf courses make changes, receive positive feedback
With several months left in the golf season, local and area courses have received positive feedback on recent additions and changes. Wild Oak...
July 11, 2013 - 11:28pm
June 27, 2013
SD water and natural resources panel to look at project funding
PIERRE -- A variety of local projects are up for financial assistance this week from the state Board of Water and Natural Resources. The board is scheduled to make the final round of decisions Friday morning. Mitchell requests a grant of $345,000 toward the estimated $575,000...
News / state
June 27, 2013 - 6:16am
June 23, 2013
Monday's sports briefs: 6/23/13
Mitchell junior Legion team wins two, drops one By Daily Republic SIOUX FALLS -- The Mitchell junior Legion baseball team went 2-1 at the Sioux Falls Wooden Bat Classic over the weekend. In Friday's game against Omaha South, Mitchell won 10-2 in five innings. Tyler Houwman got...
June 23, 2013 - 11:55pm
June 21, 2013
Looking back on coaching great Frank Leahy's accomplishments
WINNER -- Frank Leahy's name and accomplishments on the football field have lived long after his death. Today is the 40th anniversary of Leahy's death. The successful Notre Dame football coach and Winner High School graduate died on June 21, 1973. Leahy, born in O'Neill, Neb., grew...
June 21, 2013 - 12:31am