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MHS marching band places second in Iowa, finals canceled due to weather
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Police search for gunman who killed five at Washington state mall
Police say body of Twin Cites woman could be in Fargo area
Man sentenced for driving drunk with child in vehicle
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
AgweekTV: Riding for cancer
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Lemmon couple offer $2,000 reward for info on stolen cattle
South Dakota corn production forecast to be down 6 percent
DWU football cruises to GPAC win at Hastings
No. 4 Gorillas knock off No. 1 Warbirds
Photos from the Kernels homecoming game against Spearfish
Titans win Class 9AA battle
Area high school football roundup: Black Panthers blank Crusaders
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Vicki Jo Jensen
Corlena Mary Koranda
Harvey V. Terveen
Louis A. Nolz
Francis V. Schaefer
LETTER: Impaired, polluted waters can be fixed
LETTER: Are there conflicts of interest with lake committee?
LETTER: Support changes to improve SD water quality
LETTER: Burg for SD State Senate
LETTER: Agenda request did require board action
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
WILTZ: Old bait-casting reels can be pretty darn handy
Prairie, ruffed, sage grouse seasons open Saturday
April 3, 2013
ND group seeks to put abortion laws on ballot
April 3, 2013 - 5:44am
March 18, 2013
Anti-abortion attorney says ND bill won't survive legal challenge
FARGO -- A bill passed by the North Dakota Legislature on Friday would effectively end abortions in the state, but an anti-abortion lawyer says...
March 18, 2013 - 7:15am
March 16, 2013
LETTER: Abortion a tragedy worse than slavery
To the Editor: It has been more than 150 years since our nation outlawed slavery in the Confederate states when the Emancipation Proclamation was signed by President Abraham Lincoln. It was quite a battle to accomplish this change in America as portrayed in the movie, "Lincoln,"...
March 16, 2013 - 9:49am
March 8, 2013
SD gov approves longer abortion wait in some cases
PIERRE (AP) -- South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has signed a bill extending in some cases what is already the nation's longest waiting period for a woman to receive an abortion. Daugaard announced that he signed the legislation on Friday. Women seeking abortions in South Dakota...
March 8, 2013 - 2:52pm
March 2, 2013
LETTER: Pro-life arguments seem inconsistent
To the Editor: In your newspaper's online comments section, somebody made a statement to the effect of, "people should consider before having children because they are expensive." This led me to consider previous statements made by commenters refuting reproductive rights...
March 2, 2013 - 3:40pm
March 1, 2013
How They Voted
Here's how the Senate broke Thursday on excluding Saturdays, Sundays and annually recurring holidays from calculation of the 72-hour waiting period for an abortion in South Dakota. Yes: Tim Begalka, R-Clear Lake. Corey Brown, R-Gettysburg. Bob Ewing, R-Spearfish. Phyllis...
March 1, 2013 - 8:46pm
Longer waiting period for abortions now awaits a decision from governor
PIERRE -- It's now up to Gov.
March 1, 2013 - 8:37pm
February 27, 2013
SD Senate panel approves longer abortion wait
PIERRE (AP) -- A South Dakota Senate committee has approved a bill that could require some women seeking abortions to wait longer after first seeing an abortion clinic doctor. South Dakota already has the nation's longest waiting period at three days.
February 27, 2013 - 2:05pm
February 20, 2013
South Dakota House approves longer abortion wait
PIERRE (AP) -- The South Dakota House has approved a bill that could require women seeking abortions to wait longer after first seeing a doctor at an abortion clinic. The House voted 56-13 to pass a measure that says Saturdays, Sundays and holidays could not count in calculating...
February 20, 2013 - 9:22pm
February 18, 2013
MERCER: Friends remember Ruth Karim
Ruth Karim left this world Feb. 10 at age 82. Her funeral Feb. 16 at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Pierre marks the final passing of...
February 18, 2013 - 7:02am
February 16, 2013
LETTER: Abortion is a 'sin against the Creator'
To the Editor: Does God distinguish a death by abortion from a child murdered in a class room? In both cases, each breaks His commandment, "You Shall Not Kill." Daily, the number of abortions in America far exceeds the number of non-abortion killings. There are nearly 1,000...
February 16, 2013 - 12:00pm
February 11, 2013
Texting, abortion, extra money on tap in Pierre
PIERRE -- The Legislature will look at a bill banning texting while driving and a possible change in calculating the waiting period for abortions. Here are a few items of interest heading into the session's sixth week. Storm warning The blizzard warnings looming over much...
February 11, 2013 - 6:28am
February 3, 2013
O'REILLY: What the babies would say
It is one of life's great mysteries that so many liberal people are so callous when it comes to aborting fetuses. I mean, the Democratic Convention...
February 3, 2013 - 10:24pm
February 1, 2013
LETTER: Abortion toll worse than that of WWII
To the Editor: Sixty six years ago, during the Second World War in Europe, six million Jews, 20 million Russians, 10 million Christians and 1,900 Catholic priests were murdered, raped, burned, starved and humiliated by Russian and German authorities. The people looked the other way....
February 1, 2013 - 10:40pm
January 22, 2013
OPINION: 40 years too many for abortion
Gun violence is the hot topic lately, although this is a misnomer. Physical violence occurs when individuals or groups act out using any type...
January 22, 2013 - 12:42am