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Man faces 2 capital murder charges in Mississippi nun deaths
Regulator: Dakota Access pipeline worker killed in accident
Far-reaching tribal solidarity displayed at pipeline protest
3 tribal colleges in South Dakota get USDA grant funding
Defense attorneys ask about death penalty in casino killing
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
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
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
No. 3 Harrisburg rallies past No. 2 Mitchell
Dakota State stuns Dakota Wesleyan football team
No. 3 Jaguars fend off No. 4 Cowboys
Kernels cross country brings back bigger squad
Titans overtake Razorbacks in first half
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
Shellie Rene Hansen (Gaulke)
Andrew Clarence Sybesma
Steven Douglas Coulter
Fern M. Chasing Horse
LETTER: Booze is seemingly everywhere
LETTER: Time passes, but remember all involved at 9-11
LETTER: Ask for fair pay on Labor Day
LETTER: Let's double check Thune's claim
LETTER: State's attorney should look into gas prices
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
January 15, 2016
Avera foundation gala to raise funds for new navigation center
Funds raised during the annual Avera Queen of Peace Foundation Gala will help fund a new way for cancer patients to receive care. This year's theme of "Black and White Ball" will host a seven-course dinner, a social hour, live and silent auctions and live entertainment, with proceeds...
January 15, 2016 - 9:42am
January 13, 2016
Lockdown at several Avera facilities in Aberdeen lifted
ABERDEEN (AP) — Officials say a lockdown at several Avera facilities in Aberdeen has been lifted, and a person suspected of making the threat is in custody. Avera spokeswoman Richelle Braun tells the Aberdeen American News that a threat made to Avera St. Luke's Hospital caused the...
January 13, 2016 - 2:17pm
December 27, 2015
DWU/Avera Sports and Wellness Complex wrapping up as 'great project'
As workers put the final touches on Dakota Wesleyan University's newest building, several rooms bear a simple request as you walk in: "This room...
December 27, 2015 - 4:33pm
December 1, 2015
Avera joins Giving Tuesday
Avera Queen of Peace is using Giving Tuesday to bring a gift to the Mitchell community: a 3D mammography machine. "This machine is considered to be the gold standard. It's the best of the best," said Molly Sutton, annual giving coordinator for the Avera Queen of Peace Foundation. A...
December 1, 2015 - 9:20am
November 23, 2015
Hoping to help in face of cancer
MOUNT VERNON—Being diagnosed with cancer is never easy. But the Mount Vernon chapter of Modern Woodmen of America's Junior Kids Club...
November 23, 2015 - 10:25am
October 19, 2015
Avera wins termination suit against former doctor
A jury has ruled in favor of Avera Queen of Peace Hospital in a suit brought by a former Avera doctor who felt she was wrongfully fired. The trial, which lasted five days at the Davison County Courthouse in Mitchell, stems from Sonia Hernandez's firing in January 2012 after completing...
October 19, 2015 - 6:52pm
October 15, 2015
Yankton Sioux Tribe, Avera team up in support of kidney health
WAGNER—The Yankton Sioux Tribe and Avera began their remodeling project Thursday to double the amount of dialysis stations in Wagner. About...
October 15, 2015 - 6:04pm
September 3, 2015
Tyndall celebrates hospital's growth
TYNDALL — For 66 years, there's been a Catholic influence on health care in Tyndall. And thanks to a new $2 million investment into the...
September 3, 2015 - 8:58am
July 23, 2015
Mitchell couple donating wedding gifts to fund cancer research, promote screening
On Saturday, Larry Fosdick and LeAnne Messer will say "I do" and celebrate the beginning of their lives together. While they're celebrating,...
July 23, 2015 - 8:40am
NATO working with South Dakota telemedicine hub
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — NATO leaders are working with a telemedicine hub in southeast South Dakota to develop a multinational system that could deliver medical services remotely during natural or manmade disasters. Representatives from NATO nations, including Romania, the United...
June 23, 2015 - 3:15pm
May 11, 2015
De Smet hospital starting work on $3.2 million expansion
DE SMET (AP) — Crews are starting to work on a hospital expansion and renovation at Avera De Smet Memorial Hospital. Groundbreaking will be Monday for the $3.2 million project in the town between Huron and Brookings. The hospital says the $3.2 million plan involves adding...
May 11, 2015 - 9:26am
April 15, 2015
Avera to shut down hospitality house
Avera Queen of Peace will no longer offer a hospitality house due to declining usage. The house, located on East Sixth Avenue in Mitchell, was anonymously donated to the Avera Queen of Peace Foundation in 2002 to assist cancer patients or become a hospice center.
April 15, 2015 - 8:02am
March 18, 2015
Yankton hospital launching $3.5 million renovation project
YANKTON (AP) — Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton is launching a $3.5 million renovation project that will take a year to complete. The Daily Press & Dakotan newspaper reports that the project will update patient care rooms on the hospital's surgical floor. President...
March 18, 2015 - 3:42pm
March 9, 2015
Meyer cancer center construction on track to open in Nov.
ABERDEEN (AP) — Construction is right on track at a cancer center in Aberdeen that will be named for legendary college basketball coach Don Meyer and his wife. The Aberdeen American News reports that construction for the $13.5 million Don and Carmen Meyer Center of Excellence...
March 9, 2015 - 2:41pm
March 6, 2015
Work continues at Grassland Health Campus
March 6, 2015 - 1:41pm