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February 3, 2018
The Corn Palace -- A wise investment?
After millions of dollars' worth of investment, the stars have aligned for an excellent tourism season at the World's Only Corn Palace. A visit...
February 3, 2018 - 7:00am
October 25, 2017
2019 Corn Palace murals to honor the military
With two months to spare in 2017, city officials on Wednesday announced the 2019 Corn Palace murals theme. At a ceremony in front of the Corn...
October 25, 2017 - 12:36pm
September 23, 2017
Garth Brooks in Mitchell? Not a chance
Garth Brooks will rock Sioux Falls for another weekend of sold-out shows, but don't expect to see the country music star playing the Corn Palace...
September 23, 2017 - 11:00am
September 20, 2017
2017 CP Fest brings in 'impressive' profits
Business was booming on the Corn Palace Festival midway last month, and the event's popularity in 2017 allowed the city of Mitchell to rake in...
September 20, 2017 - 8:11am
September 17, 2017
Playing in the plaza
With a wide open, grassy space, children raced through the Corn Palace plaza. People threw bean bags in another part of the plaza while others...
September 17, 2017 - 6:02pm
August 15, 2017
Corn crisis avoided: Palace has enough corn after summer drought scare
A summer scare for Mitchell's top tourist destination was narrowly avoided. Despite an excessively dry summer, Corn Palace Director Scott Schmidt...
August 15, 2017 - 6:00am
July 21, 2017
Attendance low, spirits high at Palace Education Center
The Corn Palace Education Center isn't having the impact this summer officials were hoping for. The kid-friendly museum on the second floor of...
July 21, 2017 - 8:43am
July 1, 2017
Palace precision: the work that goes into the project
There's more to the Corn Palace redecoration than meets the eye. With 1.5 million nails, 500,000 staples, 28,000 bundles of sour dock and 20,000...
July 1, 2017 - 8:00am
May 24, 2017
Higher gas price won't affect weekend tourism, officials say
Even with the price of gasoline 10 cents higher than last year, tourism officials expect a strong turnout this Memorial Day weekend. "Memorial...
May 24, 2017 - 4:12pm
April 18, 2017
Corn Palace Festival lineup announced
This year's Corn Palace Festival lineup will feature many familiar faces, officials announced Tuesday. Sturgis-based rock band Judd Hoos will...
April 18, 2017 - 7:05pm
February 14, 2017
Officials say Palace murals failing two-year test
Spending more than one year lining the Corn Palace's exterior walls, the building's famed murals may have lived up to it's informal title as...
February 14, 2017 - 5:00pm
Mayor announces choice for Corn Palace director
Mitchell may have found its next Corn Palace director. Scott Schmidt, a former basketball player at Mitchell High School and Dakota Wesleyan...
January 14, 2016 - 4:20pm
February 24, 2015
Schmidt leads FNU to national tourney in second year of program
Scott Schmidt knows his team had a great regular season, but why stop there? In the second year of Florida National University's men's basketball program, the Conquistadors have a chance to win a national title. FNU was selected Monday as the fifth seed in the United States Collegiate...
February 24, 2015 - 8:06pm
July 22, 2014
Daily Republic Q&A: Schmidt advancing FNU's athletic program
A year ago, Scott Schmidt set out to build a collegiate athletic program from the ground up. Now one year into running Florida National University's athletic program, the Mitchell native and athletic director feels good about what he's done thus far.
July 22, 2014 - 11:56pm