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June 12, 2019
Mike Tobin is one of the three 2019 Heart and Sole Honorary Co-Chairs. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Tobin stays positive during tough times
June 12, 2019 - 11:12am
Kirsten Harless is one of the three 2019 Heart and Sole Honorary Co-Chairs. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Kirsten Harless, a hero mom who 'still fights cancer'
June 12, 2019 - 8:24am
June 11, 2019
Dante Fire Chief Mike Kotab stands next to the department's new brush truck, much of which was built by volunteers. The truck is dedicated to Josie and Mikey Van Duysen, who died in a car crash last October. (Ellen Bardash / Republic)
A fire department family: Dante Fire Department dedicates truck to firefighter’s late children
June 11, 2019 - 8:12am
June 4, 2019
Jessica Skinner holds Ryker Earls on May 13 at Patton Young Park. Skinner is Earls daycare provider and organized a fundraising event to help pay for his recent medical trip at the University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital in Minneapolis. (Sam Fosness / Republic)
Rooting for Ryker: Day care provider rallies community around local child’s medical condition
June 4, 2019 - 8:04am
Hulse wins Miss SD honor — Mitchell's Dailey the top Children's Miracle Network fundraiser
June 4, 2019 - 8:02am
June 1, 2019
Johnnie Propst, of Mitchell, has been in the University of Minnesota Medical Center intensive care unit since receiving a double-lung transplant Jan. 17. The base of Propst's lungs had hardened due to silicosis, caused by inhalation of fine quartz dust over the 14 years he worked at Fisher Sand and Gravel. (Courtesy photo)
Longing for a sigh of relief
June 1, 2019 - 8:47pm
Major General Timothy A. Reisch has served as South Dakota's Adjutant General since April 2011. A native of Howard, Reisch will continue serving until his retirement June 7. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Guard service shapes career success for Howard native Reisch
June 1, 2019 - 8:45pm
May 25, 2019
Clifford Pederson, of Mitchell, poses for a portrait earlier this week. Pederson, 90, is a veteran of the Korean War and earned the Purple Heart after being wounded in 1951. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Thankful for his service: Korean War veteran Pederson recalls ups and downs
May 25, 2019 - 8:00am
May 24, 2019
6-year-old Mia Miiller, second from left, recently underwent surgery to help with a condition known as Chiari malformation in which brain tissue extends into the spinal canal. Mom LaRissa Donaldson, left, and the rest of the family including sister Lacee Donaldson and dad Ron Miiller have been extra cautious with Mia as the surgery removed a portion of her skull and is still recovering. (Matt Gade / Republic)
'Extra special' cargo: Ethan girl battles rare condition called Chiari
May 24, 2019 - 7:32pm
May 21, 2019
John Neuheisel shares a laugh while talking with his sister Jolene Johnson during a retirement party held for Neuheisel in the former Al's I-90 Cafe at the Roadside Service Station in Plankinton on Monday afternoon. (Matt Gade / Republic)
A half-century manning the station in Plankinton
May 21, 2019 - 7:00am
May 17, 2019
Lt. Col. Brett Theeler, M.D., a 2001 graduate of Black Hills State University, speaks at the university's commencement ceremony May 4 in Spearfish. Theeler is deputy chief of the Department of Neurology at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland. (Black Hills State Photo)
Accomplished Theeler receives BHSU high honor
May 17, 2019 - 7:00am
May 11, 2019
Wagner High School Senior Joi Zephier was named South Dakota’s 2019 Youth of the Year, the highest honor presented by Boys and Girls Clubs of America. (Lauren Flum / For The Daily Republic)
A role model: Zephier given state honor
May 11, 2019 - 7:00am
May 10, 2019
Daily Republic's Gade earns regional photographer award
May 10, 2019 - 3:27pm
Vincent named recipient of DWU's Clarke Award for Teaching Excellence
May 10, 2019 - 2:25pm
May 3, 2019
Laura Bergeleen, of Wessington Springs, is recovering from her second bout with Hodgkin's  Lymphoma after under going stem cell transplant at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Bergeleen's cancer battle begins again
May 3, 2019 - 7:00am