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Two people arrested for robbing someone at Mitchell gas station
A first on Foster Street
Trump: Ask General Kelly if he got a call from Obama when his son died
Minn. dad, shot in back during Las Vegas shooting, returns home
Senators get deal to prop up Obamacare, keep subsidies Trump cut
T-Mobile, Sprint may be getting close to a merger
Here are the 33 stores that will be closed on Thanksgiving day in 2017
The era of holiday deals is dead, and so is Black Friday
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Place a Business Brief
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
Drought takes toll on row crop production in South Dakota
Moon break: Covered wagon ride a harvest tradition
Of farmers and journalists: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
AgweekTV: Rina’s Garden is growing up some big things in Kindred, N.D.
Close competition: Cougars, Thunder, WiLdKats battling atop Region 6B
Workmanlike approach serving Reiff, Vikings well
Here comes the Judge: Yankees back in ALCS after 8-1 rout of Astros
Area volleyball roundup: Platte-Geddes tops Tripp-Delmont/Armour in five sets
Packers try to recover from loss of Rodgers
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
John "Jack" Ronald Krier
Kenneth A. Wittmeier
Susan Marie Schumm
Robert Lawrence Maples
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
NOEM: South Dakota's generations of grit
Imagine you're Princess Kate - it's awful and here's why
THUNE: South Dakota's unofficial October holiday
Wiltz: Know your shotgun before hunting pheasants
Poor Dakotas pheasant seasons could impact states' economies
Tangled whitetails: 'Once-in-a-lifetime' memory to help save a deer
Wiltz: How much protection do bald eagles need?
Trespass? There's a ticket for that
Malia Elle Manmano
Hill-Zens five generations
September 23, 2017
Fretting over athletic fees in Mitchell
Local athletics associations facing the possibility of raised fees may soon learn the cost of bringing heightened "quality of life" to Mitchell....
September 23, 2017 - 8:15am
June 24, 2017
Mitchell's successful planning initiative paves way for more progress
Mitchell's future is brighter thanks to proper planning from residents in the past. The community planning project known as Focus 2020 was such...
June 24, 2017 - 6:30am
June 18, 2017
Mitchell board to discuss annual Palace mural replacement
Earlier this year, Mitchell City Councilman Marty Barington called not redecorating the Corn Palace murals in 2016 "a mistake," and he'll bring...
June 18, 2017 - 5:26pm
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
July 7, 2016
Mitchell councilmen celebrate a decade’s worth of public service
At least 24 nights per year since 2006, count on three longtime Mitchell residents to be found in the same old spot. For 10 years, Councilmen...
July 7, 2016 - 8:56am
October 27, 2015
Lights too bright at Corn Palace
According to Councilman Marty Barington and Jeff Logan, owner of Logan Luxury Theatres and president of Mitchell Main Street and Beyond, people...
October 27, 2015 - 9:51am
July 10, 2015
Councilman has been at 33 consecutive meetings
Much to his surprise, Councilman Jeff Smith hasn't missed a City Council meeting in more than 12 months. "That was obviously strictly by luck," Smith said. Smith, one of Ward 4's two council members, attended 33 consecutive regular and special City Council meetings as well as a...
July 10, 2015 - 2:43pm
June 2, 2015
Barington defeats Potzler for his fourth City Council term
The residents of Ward 3 have spoken. Incumbent Councilman Marty Barington defeated challenger Ed Potzler to retain his City Council seat for...
June 2, 2015 - 10:10pm
May 29, 2015
LETTER: Look at the facts on Barington
To the Editor: I read The Daily Republic's interview with Mr. Ed Potzler in Thursday's paper and I must disagree with him on a few points.
May 29, 2015 - 4:38pm
May 26, 2015
Barington looking to improve quality of life during fourth term
EDITOR'S NOTE: This is the first of two profiles on the candidates for the City Council Ward 3 seat, which is up for election on June 2. The...
May 26, 2015 - 4:59pm
February 11, 2015
Barington named to SD Bowling Hall of Fame
Only a couple days after bowling his 25th career 300 game, Marty Barington was selected as an inductee for the 2015 South Dakota State Bowling Hall of Fame. Barington, a Mitchell native and current city Councilman, will be inducted during the SDSUSBC's annual Jamboree and Honors...
February 11, 2015 - 11:26pm
February 6, 2015
Mitchell witnesses three 300 games this week
Bowling 12 strikes in a row during a game to reach a score of 300 is one of those rare feats that can be accomplished in sports. The Village Bowl in Mitchell witnessed this rare feat three times this week. Craig Krcil, Terry Eckerman and Marty Barington all bowled 300 games since...
February 6, 2015 - 7:46pm
March 5, 2010
Barington bowls his 23rd 300
Marty Barington bowled his first perfect game of the new year Thursday night at the Village Bowl in Mitchell. His latest 300 marks No. 23 in his career. "There's not a number I'm trying for; I want to just keep it going and see where it ends," Barington said. "I've had a good year...
March 5, 2010 - 12:33am
December 18, 2009
Barington bowls his 22nd perfect game
Marty Barington bowled his first perfect game of the season and the 22nd of his life Wednesday night at the Village Bowl in Mitchell. Barington, bowling in the National League for Sneakers Peanut Bar, started his series with the 300, and followed with a 258 and then a 238. "After...
December 18, 2009 - 12:23am