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South Dakota State University's Xavier Ward (67) fights to get off the block as Duquesne's Matt Fitzpatrick (57) blocks and A.J. Hines (32) carries the ball on Aug. 31 at Dana J. Dykhouse in Brookings. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Catching up with former area athletes: Ward remains stout in SDSU playoff run
13 hours 54 min ago
December 6, 2018
Augustana University's Shelby Selland, left, tries to get around a defender for a basket during the 2015-2016 season. (Gene Smith/Augustana athletics)
Catching up with former area athletes: Selland propels Augustana women to 8-1 start
December 6, 2018 - 7:00am
November 17, 2018
Michael Hoffman, an eighth-grader at Sanborn Central, created a Little Free Library in his hometown of Forestburg, located in the town's Memorial Park. (Special to The Daily Republic)
A little library for Letcher
November 17, 2018 - 8:23am
November 8, 2018
Seeking to rile up some pheasants, hunters walk through corn Wednesday during the Sam Tronnes Memorial Foundation's Ninth Annual Hockey Hunt event near Letcher. (Marcus Traxler / Republic)
Hockey hunt takes on a new cause
November 8, 2018 - 7:59am
November 1, 2018
South Dakota State University sophomore and Letcher native Myah Selland is looking to build off a strong freshman year for the Jackrabbits to make a bigger impact this season. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Selland prepares for big season for Jacks
November 1, 2018 - 7:00am
October 3, 2018
South Dakota State's Macy Miller. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Miller named Summit League preseason player of the year
October 3, 2018 - 4:17pm
September 13, 2018
Missing boy found safely after night-long search
September 13, 2018 - 8:39pm
July 19, 2018
Santel General Manager Ryan Thompson explains Santel's internet service map Thursday at the Buckshots Roadhouse restaurant in Letcher. (Marcus Traxler / Republic)
Santel rolls out fiber internet upgrade plan
July 19, 2018 - 4:00pm
June 30, 2018
Mason Moody, of Letcher, jumps off his horse in the goat tying event Wednesday at the National Junior High Finals Rodeo at the South Dakota State Fairgrounds in Huron. (Acentric Rodeo photo)
Close to home: Moody, Christensen enjoy competing nearby in national rodeo
June 30, 2018 - 7:00am
June 27, 2018
Moody posts top time at junior high national rodeo
June 27, 2018 - 11:06pm
May 10, 2018
From left, Sanborn Central teachers Deb Ogle, Candi Danek and Rich Danek pose for a photo outside the school building in Forestubrg. The three teachers will be retiring from the school district at the end of the year. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Terrific trio of retiring teachers
May 10, 2018 - 7:00am
May 9, 2018
McCook Central/Montrose's Bryce Smart records and out at second base as West Central's Cooper Maras slides during a prep baseball game on Wednesday in Salem. (Eric Mayer / Republic)
Area baseball roundup: West Central wins slugfest over MCM
May 9, 2018 - 10:17pm
May 8, 2018
Chamberlain's Ella Byers, left, and Winner's Sidda Schuyler lead the pack in the 1,600-meter run during the Southeast South Dakota Conference meet on Tuesday in Wagner. Byers won the race and also broke the meet record in the event. (Ryan Deal / Republic)
Area track roundup: Byers breaks 33-year-old SESD record
May 8, 2018 - 10:22pm
April 7, 2018
Around the Region
Around the Region: Winner, Letcher, Burke
April 7, 2018 - 6:00pm
March 30, 2018
Catching up with former area athletes: Schmidt helping in Vikings' hot start
March 30, 2018 - 3:12pm