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Judge throws out Stormy Daniels' lawsuit against Trump
Trump denies promise to give $1 million to charity if Warren proved her Native American DNA
Paul Allen, Microsoft co-founder and billionaire investor, dies at 65
Meghan and Harry's baby will not automatically be a prince or princess
Deficit balloons to $779 billion in Trump's second year
Sears files for bankruptcy after years of turmoil
South Dakota expecting record corn and soybean crops
Nearly half a million people attend Sturgis Motorcycle Rally
Conquering the 'digital divide' to bring next-gen wireless to farms, rural areas
Traders say bad day was overdue in stocks, not a reason to panic
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AgweekTV: Minnesota couple calls grain bin home
Cattle theft, and prevention, go high-tech
We have more to leave behind than the farm
The Pinke Post: Finding fashionable workwear made for women
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High school notebook: KWL rides blowout win into playoffs
MAC swimmers put on a show at Winter Dual meet
Week of Oct. 15 SD Prep Football and Volleyball polls
Vikings rookie CB Mike Hughes out for the season with torn ACL
South St. Paul native and former UMD goalie Stalock makes debut for Wild
Randy "Horsetrader" Musick
Karen Elaine Clark
OPINION: GF&P's goal is to provide recreational opportunities
Just say yes to Apple Day
When visiting Mom's house, prepare for prehistoric appliances
LETTER: A bad name for SD state park
LETTER: Klinger is a good choice for District 20
Youth pheasant hunters carry on tradition
Pheasant numbers up, but not like good old days
South Dakota deer hunters will face licensing changes
Big changes being considered for SD fishing
Running through the town: Mitchell, Kiwanis introduce new half marathon
Chuck and Lois Paulson
Donald and Jean Dorale
November 27, 2017
For towns around the country, Small Business Saturday was a big hit
I'm not sure who at American Express came up with the idea of Small Business Saturday but that person definitely deserves a raise. In the seven...
November 27, 2017 - 11:27am
November 23, 2017
BBB of Minnesota and North Dakota offers Black Friday tips
BURNSVILLE, Minn.—In advance of Black Friday, the Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota has released numerous tips for shoppers...
November 23, 2017 - 6:46am
November 22, 2017
Black Friday better for retailers, including small stores, than Small Business Saturday
FARGO—Even for small businesses here, Black Friday could be a better day for sales than Small Business Saturday. That's a main takeaway...
November 22, 2017 - 8:04am
November 17, 2017
Buyer beware: How data breaches change holiday shopping for consumers
FARGO — While some may be looking for an identity to steal, according to area fraud officers, other holiday shoppers are looking for the best...
November 17, 2017 - 8:15am
October 4, 2017
Here are the 33 stores that will be closed on Thanksgiving day in 2017
A large number of retail stores will not be participating in one of the year's most lucrative sales days of the year: Thanksgiving day.
October 4, 2017 - 3:14pm
October 3, 2017
The era of holiday deals is dead, and so is Black Friday
It turns out we're not so slowly killing Black Friday. Fewer Americans plan to shop on Black Friday this year than in previous years, as consumers...
October 3, 2017 - 3:57pm
November 28, 2016
More people shopped over Thanksgiving weekend than last year - but they spent less
About 154 million shoppers made purchases at stores or on e-commerce sites this holiday weekend, the National Retail Federation reported Sunday,...
November 28, 2016 - 10:22am
November 25, 2016
U.S. stores far from overwhelmed as Black Friday sales begin
Crowds were thin at U.S. malls and stores on Black Friday morning, formerly the traditional start of the holiday shopping season, and online...
November 25, 2016 - 4:27pm
'Let it Go,' Barbie: 'Frozen' passes icon as holiday's most popular girls toy
Bloomberg News -- "Frozen" merchandise is the most coveted toy for girls this holiday season, knocking Barbie from the No. 1 position for the first time, according to a survey from the National Retail Federation. About 20 percent of parents plan to buy "Frozen" gifts for their...
November 25, 2014 - 11:17pm
November 27, 2013
Video: Black Friday inserts time lapse
Watch a time-lapse video of workers at The Daily Republic stuffing Black Friday inserts into Wednesday's newspaper. (Video courtesy of LifeQuest)
November 27, 2013 - 11:51am
November 23, 2012
Dakotas shoppers hit the stores on Black Friday
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- Retail experts are predicting a strong holiday shopping season in the Dakotas despite a summer of drought, a forecast bolstered by long lines at stores in major cities throughout the two states on Black Friday and even earlier. Some stores opened on Thanksgiving,...
November 23, 2012 - 1:47pm
November 21, 2012
Complaints -- and sales -- rise as Black Friday deals creep into Thanksgiving Thursday
Scene of the attack: Walmart, Mitchell. Victim: Teresa Hartman, 36, of Mount Vernon. Perpetrator: Unidentified elderly woman. Motive: $1.88 towels....
November 21, 2012 - 7:48am
November 26, 2011
Study: Black Friday explained partly as 'hunting for women'
When Jane Boyd Thomas and Cara Peters, two professors at South Carolina's Winthrop University, interviewed subjects for a study on Black Friday, almost all the shoppers said they started their days before 9 a.m., and most spent at least three hours hunting down bargains. But...
November 26, 2011 - 6:29am
Mitchell stores draw Black Friday crowds; 600 in line at Cabela's for 5 a.m. opening
Thousands of shoppers flocked to Mitchell's retail stores in the early morning hours on "Black Friday" in search of bargain buys on electronics,...
November 26, 2011 - 6:25am
November 25, 2011
Black Friday travel on sale from hotels to cruises
Between Black Friday and Cyber Monday travel companies are going all out with some outstanding bargains on everything from airfare to cruise vacations. It's a time when sellers of travel hope they can get us to buy big, once, and take care of the whole family with a single purchase. One...
November 25, 2011 - 2:32pm