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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 Daily Republic earns 10 first-place awards in 2013 Great Plains Newspaper Contest 5/9/13 at 9:17 AM
Forum Communications awarded rights to broadcast North Dakota high school activites 5/3/13 at 1:42 PM
Evil, Good, and the Boston Bombing
I realize that I'm about to anger a lot of people right now, but I saw a few things about the Boston bombing last night on social media that were upsetting, not just to me, but to others as well. And...
4/16/13 at 3:14 PM Other Media 6/12/10 at 11:06 AM
The Teat Tweet 5/24/10 at 9:31 AM
Unsure of all this social media? Yeah, me too
So, I finally caved. For the longest time, a friend of mine has been telling me to get on LinkedIn. And I wasn't sure why. Or what the purpose was. To be honest, I'm still not sure. But I signed up...
1/10/13 at 7:52 PM
Dayton, legislative leaders to meet the press
Gov. Mark Dayton and the four top legislative leaders for 2013 sit down at the same table Monday, perhaps they only time they will do that for some time. They will answer questions from Minnesota rep...
12/7/12 at 4:31 PM Different strokes for different social media accounts 7/14/12 at 10:11 AM
Stadium, other debates available on TV and Web 5/7/12 at 9:45 AM
Three Bridges Gone, Two collapsed, One dead
There is a proverb that was passed down to the author by a friend of mine from Minnesota during a bridgehunting tour a couple years ago: Taking care of a valuable thing in life can prolong its life....
11/6/12 at 9:07 AM Tracking Down a Bridge’s History Part I: Overview 9/15/12 at 2:11 PM
Minnesota's most popular news source is The Onion?
Forbes indicates that for Minnesota and Wisconsin, The Onion is a very influential media. This is measured by how often their stories were shared online. Check the map out yourself. Forbes color-coded...
4/2/12 at 10:53 AM China: approachably abrasive 4/30/11 at 1:23 PM
Distracted at the bedside
The patient was seriously sick and in the hospital. The doctors had doubled the dose he was taking of a blood-thinning medication to reduce his risk of stroke. But after evaluating his case a couple o...
1/5/12 at 1:03 PM Social media use: the new risk factor? 12/28/11 at 1:11 PM
Privacy gaffe: Did the punishment fit the crime? 4/21/11 at 3:57 PM
I was talking at church the other day to man whose age, I’d estimate, is in the 80-years-old range. I had just showed him my new BlackBerry, and how it could engage me in such activities as foll...
6/16/10 at 5:19 AM I'd need WHAT? 6/10/10 at 8:42 AM
Social media 2/5/10 at 3:24 PM