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Andes Central breaks ground on $13M expansion
Authorities: Chamberlain man received 20K illegal pills through mail
Sioux Falls mayor slashes funding in 5-year capital plan
Davison Co. deputy receives Life Savers Award
Russia says will respond 'with dignity' if USA mounts Syria strike
UPS to freeze pensions for 70,000 nonunion workers to cut costs
CenturyLink is accused of running a Wells Fargo-like scheme
Nestle may sell Butterfinger, BabyRuth as U.S. cuts sweets
Sprint offers one-year free unlimited service aimed at Verizon users
Apple's iPad Pro is closer than ever to replacing your laptop
Farm groups applaud withdrawal of WOTUS rule
Dry conditions continue impacting South Dakota farmers
Continued improvements showcased at Sanborn Co. 4-H arena
Dusty wheat fields signal peak for glut
Central SD farmer sees 4-year drought 'rotation'
Halftime tirade product of higher expectations from United coach Adrian Heath
Tyus Jones says new teammate Jimmy Butler adds toughness to team
Ex-NFL running back Portis considered murder after losing millions
Mitchell Black splits with SF East
NBA star Curry to compete in Web.com Tour event
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Leona "Onie" Kost
Joyce Carol Fredrikson
Hoops on Hops: How and why glassware adds to your enjoyment of beer
All-American fun: Patriotic playdough is an easy DIY for summer
OPINION: A teen's summertime rite of passage
Keillor: Partying with the engineers
Parenting Perspectives: A moment in the mind of a mom
Wiltz: The need-to-know on SD's deer seasons
Wiltz: Could you have been a good mountain man?
Wiltz: Dealing with out-of-state anglers
Reclaiming habitat for SD's largest fish
Wiltz: With outdoors trips, a Plan B is good
Bob & Anna Graumann
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