The Daily Republic is an award-winning newspaper that serves Davison County and the surrounding communities with timely news and commentary six days a week. The Daily Republic is circulated to 11,500 locations while its counterpart, The Advisor Advantage, has a circulation of 18,000. The Daily Republic also provides commercial printing services to many local businesses and agencies.
Mitchell, with a population of 15,000, sits on the edge of beautiful Lake Mitchell, which offers a variety of recreational activities. The city actively provides a wide variety of youth activities as well. Mitchell hosts the Corn Palace Stampede Rodeo, the Dakotafest agricultural trade show, and at the World’s Only Corn Palace, the Corn Palace Festival. Dakota Wesleyan University, a liberal arts university, offers the opportunity for continued education, as does Mitchell Technical Institute.