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Local vendors displayed their products at the new community space in Mount Vernon. The Hall, previously St. Michael's Catholic Church, opened on Saturday. (Photo Courtesy of city of Mount Vernon)
Christening a community center
2 hours 49 min ago
December 16, 2017
Around the Region
Around the Region: Plankinton, Presho and Avon
December 16, 2017 - 4:00pm
Mitchell Aquatics and Recreation Coordinator Jamie Henkel, bottom left, and Parks and Recreation Board member Ryan Tupper look on at the construction site for the city of Mitchell's indoor aquatic center under construction on North Main Street. A tour of the facility was given in November. (Evan Hendershot / Republic)
Mitchell aquatic center makes 'great strides' toward completion 2 years after public vote
December 16, 2017 - 9:00am
December 15, 2017
Bankruptcies for Dec. 7 through Dec. 12
December 15, 2017 - 11:21am
December 13, 2017
The city of Wagner's water tower. (Daily Republic file photo)
Wagner Aluminum Can Project continues with Rotary Club support
December 13, 2017 - 8:13am
At top, Dan DeBoer, a farm bill biologist for Pheasants Forever based in Mitchell, listens as Mike Stephenson, a South Dakota regional representative for Pheasants Forever, answers a question about the new Walk-In Area habitat access program alongside Dave Allen, president of Pheasant Country, during the Pheasant Country meeting on Tuesday night at The Depot Pub & Grille in Mitchell. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Local Pheasants Forever chapter allots $150K for community-based habitat access program
December 13, 2017 - 7:59am
December 12, 2017
'Experience the Magic' them of 2018 SD State Fair
December 12, 2017 - 4:40pm
December 11, 2017
Children walk along the many tables set up on Saturday afternoon at the Goodwill in Mitchell for candy and other treats during the annual Shoe and Mitten Party. (Sara Bertsch / Republic)
Giving for a greater cause
December 11, 2017 - 8:23am
Mitchell Area Historical Society challenged to raise $5K
December 11, 2017 - 8:22am
December 9, 2017
Platte-Geddes High School freshman Myles Kott serves chili to an attendee of a fundraiser for fellow freshman Brady Sprik on Friday night at the Platte Community Center. Sprik was injured in a vehicle crash in October. (Caitlynn Peetz/Republic)
Platte is supporting the Spriks
December 9, 2017 - 7:56am
Clay and Ryan Sell fold clothing while participating in the Head-to-Toe community service project sponsored by South Dakota 4-H Youth Council. The Sell brothers, of Winner, collected  6,962 items and then distributed to 15 community organizations. (Photo courtesy of Laura Kahler/ SDSU Extension)
Folding for the less fortunate
December 9, 2017 - 7:30am
December 7, 2017
Allie Strong, a sophomore at Mitchell Christian School, has been selected to conduct the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra for a song during their Christmas concert on Sunday at the Washington Pavilion in Sioux Falls. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Mitchell Christian's Strong: Supervising a symphony
December 7, 2017 - 8:23am
Alexandria Fire Department working to form Honor Guard
December 7, 2017 - 8:09am
December 6, 2017
People wave from the windows inside the Iverson Auto train as it goes by the Corn Palace during the Parade of Lights on Tuesday night in Mitchell. (Matt Gade / Republic)
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A colorful night at Mitchell's Parade of Lights
December 6, 2017 - 8:21am
The Avera Queen of Peace campus in Mitchell. (Republic file photo)
AQOP Foundation raises $7,500 through live cattle auction
December 6, 2017 - 8:05am