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"Meet the Creator" and closing reception at Dakota Discovery Museum
Vegetation management planned on Missouri River sandbars
Man arrested after two crashes, injuring passenger
Platte-Geddes using grants to enhance ag, welding programs
Scotland city council limits timeframe for fireworks
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Scouts find subpar corn yields, big soy pod counts in South Dakota
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
South Dakota cattle on feed up 5 percent from last year
South Dakota milk production up 6 percent in July
Area high school volleyball roundup: Hanson advances to championship
DWU golfer records ace
Chamberlain wins Mobridge-Pollock golf Invite
DWU releases men's basketball schedule
DWU wrestling team signs 10
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Mildred "Millie" Gritzmacher
Lillian (Buchholz) Brandt
OUR VIEW: Education best place to start meth fight
In his 30 years, Dunn did a lot of quiet things for our futures
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
LETTER: Radical Islam worse than perceived
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
SD AG lauds upholding of abortion suicide advisory
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Attorney General Marty Jackley says a Tuesday ruling by a federal appeals court makes it "very clear" that a 2005 abortion law is constitutional. The 8th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday that doctors in South Dakota can be required by the state to warn women...
July 24, 2012 - 3:17pm
June 27, 2012
Judge lets part of SD abortion law take effect
PIERRE (AP) -- A federal judge has ruled that a part of South Dakota's abortion law can go into effect. U.S. District Judge Karen Schreier says...
June 27, 2012 - 3:27pm
June 25, 2012
MERCER: Rep. Hunt notable for anti-abortion actions
PIERRE -- At age 74, Rep. Roger Hunt is leaving the Legislature in the same quiet way that he generally operated as a legislator. Hunt,...
June 25, 2012 - 6:37am
March 5, 2012
Gov. Daugaard signs bill to tweak abortion law
PIERRE (AP) -- Gov. Dennis Daugaard has signed into law a measure that modifies a South Dakota abortion law already tied up in a court challenge. The Legislature a year ago passed a law requiring women seeking abortions to wait 72 hours and undergo counseling at pregnancy help centers...
March 5, 2012 - 10:46pm
February 13, 2012
SD House approves abortion-law modifications
PIERRE (AP) -- The South Dakota House has approved a measure that would change some provisions of a year-old abortion law that requires women seeking abortions to first get counseling at pregnancy help centers that discourage abortions. The law passed a year ago requires women to...
February 13, 2012 - 6:46pm
February 8, 2012
SD House panel passes abortion cleanup language
PIERRE (AP) -- A South Dakota House committee has approved a measure that would make changes to the state's one-year old abortion law that is being challenged in court. The Legislature last year passed a law requiring women seeking abortions to wait 72 hours and undergo counseling...
February 8, 2012 - 11:42am
February 7, 2012
Komen exec quits after Planned Parenthood flap
ATLANTA (AP) -- An executive at the Susan G.
February 7, 2012 - 1:43pm
January 24, 2012
SD House rejects reproductive rights week declaration
PIERRE -- The state House of Representatives refused Monday to declare Jan. 22-28 as reproductive rights awareness week in South Dakota. The...
January 24, 2012 - 12:01am
January 13, 2012
LETTER: Christians must fight to prevent abortions
To the Editor: "You can't legislate morality" is something we hear often from the pro-choice advocates. Jan. 22 is the 29th year that we have been under the immoral law of allowing abortion where this argument comes up. They say the pro-life values should not be forced on society. But...
January 13, 2012 - 6:34pm
January 11, 2012
OPINION: Roe v. Wade anniversary coming up
"We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their creator with certain inalienable rights, that among these are Life, Liberty, and the pursuit of Happiness" (Declaration of Independence). These words, written over 200 years...
January 11, 2012 - 7:24am
December 6, 2011
AG: Appeals court will rehear abortion appeal
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- The South Dakota Attorney General's office says a federal appeals court has agreed to rehear a case dealing with a 2005 South Dakota abortion law. The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in September agreed with U.S. District Judge Karen Schreier's decision to strike...
December 6, 2011 - 1:47pm
November 1, 2011
OPINION: Twisted logic underpins new abortion ruling
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- U.S. District Court Judge Catherine Eagles last Tuesday granted a request for a preliminary injunction that temporarily blocks...
November 1, 2011 - 7:53am
September 26, 2011
SD abortion law gets $25,000 boost from Ohio couple
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Contributions to South Dakota's fund to defend abortion legislation have doubled thanks to one out-of-state donation. According to media reports, Joseph and Cynthia Brinck of Ohio donated $25,000 to the Life Protection Subfund this summer. Previous year donations...
September 26, 2011 - 2:45pm
September 12, 2011
LETTER: Good people, speak up
To the Editor: As I sat in the Right to Life booth last week, these thoughts came to mind: Why do so many people glance at the Right to Life booth and turn their head away? This also happens when the prayer warriors are praying in front of the abortion clinics. Don't they want...
September 12, 2011 - 12:45am
September 2, 2011
Court upholds SD's abortion law centering on mother-fetus relationship
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- It is legal for South Dakota to require doctors to tell a woman seeking an abortion that she has a legal relationship with her unborn child, a federal appeals court ruled Friday. The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said U.S.
September 2, 2011 - 6:03pm