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Daily Republic receives top award in 2013 SDNA newspaper contest
MITCHELL, S.D. - The Daily Republic has been judged the best small daily newspaper in South Dakota for the fourth consecutive year. During a recent ceremony held at Mount Rushmore, the Mitchell newspa...
5/10/13 at 8:35 AM 2012 Forum Forward class graduates during ceremony in Fargo 5/9/13 at 3:17 PM
Daily Republic earns 10 first-place awards in 2013 Great Plains Newspaper Contest 5/9/13 at 9:17 AM
Group plans first-ever auction for S.D. bighorn sheep tag
The Midwest Chapter of the Wild Sheep Foundation annually auctions off a North Dakota bighorn sheep tag, but this year, for the first time ever, the Northfield, Minn.-based group is auctioning off a S...
3/14/13 at 10:02 AM
Thank you Summit, South Dakota!
In the midst of blizzard conditions, it is still mighty warm and cozy in Summit, South Dakota. In true Midwest form, community members in Summit rose to the occasion when student fans of UND's hockey ...
2/10/13 at 6:52 PM
New Chapter? This is a New Book!
Today starts out like every other journal entry, but a slight twist... Alarm goes off at 6:45 am take care of some business let the dogs out turn on the coffee because I forgot to make it before b...
1/14/13 at 7:00 PM Do Kitchen Kids Eat More Veggies? 7/9/12 at 8:08 AM
What is a Food Desert? 3/1/12 at 5:29 PM
Early holiday with a 'goodbye'
Last week I found out that my big brother landed a job in Pierre, S.D., and that he would be moving very soon to start working. So, I planned a trip home with Robert to visit with him one last time be...
11/17/12 at 11:03 PM
Bison Video Blog: NDSU vs. SDSU preview
Join WDAY sports director Dom Izzo and The Forum's Jeff Kolpack as they preview final NDSU homegame against the Jackrabbits of South Dakota State University. ...
11/5/12 at 5:13 PM Bison PostGame Show At South Dakota(Sioux Falls) 10/21/12 at 2:38 AM
Summit League predictions 3/3/12 at 10:18 AM
Week 1 Preview - South Dakota Mines
The long awaited arrival of the 2012 football season is finally here for the UND Football team. They kickoff the year tonight against South Dakota Mines at 7pm at the Alerus Center. Mines is a transi...
8/30/12 at 11:21 AM South Dakota Recap 11/22/11 at 2:04 PM
Week 12 Preview - South Dakota 11/18/11 at 11:26 AM
A Generation Back From the Dead
This is a piece about our connection to ancestors, their way of life in the Midwest, and these discoveries through one little old lady. My Aunt Olive Hendrickson was born in South Dakota and now liv...
7/23/12 at 11:07 AM
An April Blizzard
Although this year was definitely an exception with a record breaking March, it is usually April that we can start thinking about spring weather. The average high temperature climbs from 46 to 64 de...
3/29/12 at 7:28 AM Raindrops Keep Falling on my Head 8/20/11 at 12:03 PM
"The Storm of the Century" 1/14/11 at 8:21 AM
Jobs returning to politicians' radar
This year started with Minnesota political leaders emphasizing the need to create jobs, but the states deficit problem sidetracked much of that talk. Now, Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton and Republican l...
8/19/11 at 10:34 AM It is Dakotas' David vs. Goliath Minnesota 1/23/11 at 6:07 PM
New Trier, Minnesota
Coming back to the tourism scene and the coverage on German-named towns in Minnesota, we will take a look at the next town on tour, which is located near Hastings and Faribault. Albeit a really smal...
2/24/11 at 7:27 PM
a step forward
Open Fields was finally funded on the Federal level, providing states without PLOTS type program (private land open to sportsmen) a financial injection to provide public hunting access. And befo...
7/17/10 at 1:01 PM spring snow goose migration update 3/31/10 at 5:05 AM
South Dakota spring snow goose update 3/23/10 at 4:32 AM
Visiting Sioux Falls
Over the weekend my family had a short visit to Sioux Falls, the largest city in South Dakota, with a population of 155,000, about half of the size of population in St. Paul, the second largest city i...
5/9/10 at 6:52 PM
mama mondays: sioux falls sojourn
Unbelievable. I'd been to Sioux Falls before, but not to "the falls" themselves. In fact, I'd heard they were rather uneventful, far short of spectacular, so there was nothing within m...
4/11/10 at 5:44 PM