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Supreme Court: Sioux Falls must release $1M arena contract
Drought in western North Dakota eases significantly
All she wanted was candy from her grandmother's purse. Instead, a 4-year-old girl is dead.
Kimball’s The Back 40 headed to Mitchell’s Main Street
WATCH: Family records video moments before being struck by lightning
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
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
Brown County officials reject proposed hog farm expansion
Nearly one-third of South Dakota winter wheat crop planted
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
Area growers sound off on Dicamba drift damage
Hope returns in crop forecast
Lawyer: Ex-NFL star had 'severe' case of CTE brain disease
UMD alum Carson Soucy battling for role on Wild blue line
FANTASY FORECAST: Are Siemian, Hunt for real?
Severe weather threat moves Mitchell homecoming football game time
Fighting Cougars off to steady start
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
Jacob "Jack" Sandness
Jacob "Jack" Sandness
Judith Downs Gilbert
Larry R. Reimnitz
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
THUNE: Service academies offer students a unique opportunity to serve
DAUGAARD: Looking ahead to another Buffalo Roundup
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
January 23, 2017
Trump makes early move on restricting abortions around the world
NEW YORK - President Donald Trump on Monday, Jan. 23, reinstated a global gag rule that bans U.S.-funded groups around the world from discussing...
January 23, 2017 - 1:22pm
January 17, 2017
New report: Abortions in US drop to lowest level since 1974
NEW YORK (AP) — Even as the election outcome intensifies America's abortion debate, a comprehensive new survey finds the annual number of abortions in the U.S has dropped to well under 1 million, the lowest level since 1974.
January 17, 2017 - 10:44am
December 14, 2016
Women denied abortions face higher risk for mental health problems
(Reuters Health) - Women who are denied abortions have a higher risk for mental health problems soon afterward compared to women who are allowed to go through with the process, a new study suggests. For five years, researchers tracked nearly 1,000 women who either received or were...
December 14, 2016 - 4:33pm
December 13, 2016
Ohio governor vetoes 'heartbeat' abortion ban, signs 20-week legislation
CLEVELAND (Reuters) - Republican Governor John Kasich signed a 20-week abortion ban into law on Tuesday but vetoed stricter legislation that...
December 13, 2016 - 5:08pm
December 12, 2016
Abortion providers sue Texas over new rules for fetal tissue disposal
SAN ANTONIO, Texas—Several abortion providers sued Texas in federal court on Monday to halt a new regulation that requires them to dispose...
December 12, 2016 - 1:28pm
December 7, 2016
Ohio lawmakers pass 'heartbeat' abortion legislation
CLEVELAND - Ohio lawmakers approved a bill that bans abortion once a fetal heartbeat can be detected, as early as six weeks after conception,...
December 7, 2016 - 8:58am
November 21, 2016
Pope extends power to forgive abortion to all Roman Catholic priests
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis on Monday, Nov. 21, extended indefinitely to all Roman Catholic priests the power to forgive abortion, a right previously reserved for bishops or special confessors in most parts of the world. Francis, who has made a more inclusive and forgiving Roman...
November 21, 2016 - 4:17pm
October 15, 2016
LETTER: Devout Christians cannot vote for Clinton
To the Editor: A devout and faithful Christian cannot vote for a candidate who embraces the 2016 Democratic Party platform. This platform endorses...
October 15, 2016 - 10:30am
LETTER: Sign me up as one of the 'deplorables'
To the Editor: The duplicity of the left is something to behold. While the words of Donald Trump are troubling, the actions of Bill Clinton in...
October 15, 2016 - 10:00am
LETTER: Saddest Birthday Ever
To the Editor: October 16, 2016 marks the saddest birthday ever — the 100th birthday of Planned Parenthood, the nation's largest provider...
October 15, 2016 - 10:00am
July 30, 2016
LETTER: Abortion is the problem
To the Editor: A recent letter (July 9) asserts that abortion "was not considered to be particularly troublesome until Catholic Pope Pius IX...
July 30, 2016 - 10:00am
June 27, 2016
Supreme Court strikes down Texas abortion clinic restrictions
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court on Monday struck down Texas abortion restrictions that have been widely duplicated in other states, a resounding...
June 27, 2016 - 3:19pm
June 6, 2016
Republican candidates face clear litmus test on abortion
PIERRE — A candidate seeking a Republican nomination to a legislative seat in the June 7 primary elections wrote a complaint to me a few days ago. He didn't like his treatment by South Dakota Right to Life. There was obvious reason for the treatment. He didn't answer the organization's...
June 6, 2016 - 1:41pm
March 30, 2016
FDA: Women can take abortion pill later; have fewer clinic visits
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Women will be able to take the so-called abortion pill later in a pregnancy and with fewer doctor visits under a new federal label for the drug that undermines several state laws aimed at restricting medical abortions. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...
March 30, 2016 - 6:41pm
March 22, 2016
Legislature readily approves broader abortion restrictions
PIERRE — The Legislature increased restrictions against abortions in South Dakota in the 2016 session. But the six measures that passed didn't receive public attention to the degree some other topics did, such as education funding and transgender bathroom restrictions. That...
March 22, 2016 - 4:57pm