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18-year-old Bridgewater woman sustains serious injuries in I-90 crash
Locals brainstorm best uses for Mitchell Recreation Center
Platte man injured in Lake Andes crash
Sheriff's offices understaffed around SD
Opposing sides make case for, against campaign finance reform measure
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
Farm Rescue marks milestone with 400th farm aid case
Court gives fertilizer dealers a reprieve from policy change
Riders crossing N.D. 'cowboy up' for cancer awareness
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Area prep volleyball roundup: Heath pushes Colome past Thunder
Kernels cut down Lynx in four sets
Tiger notebook: J-Back spot brings versatility to DWU offense
Athlete of the week: Donald doing it all for WiLdKats
Mitchell splits with Watertown
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
Ida C. Rowe
Julie L. Lang
Avoiding the temptation to throw mud
Don't wait to make the call
OUR VIEW: Immediacy of layoffs hard to swallow
No room for error in national security strategy
The courts and the (hair) cuts
Fall turkey hunting licenses still available in North Dakota
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
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
January 26, 2016
Avera Urgent Care becomes AveraNow Walk-in Clinic
Walk-in medical care in Mitchell is available during evening and weekend hours through Avera Urgent Care, 200 E. Havens St. On Feb. 1, the name of this service is changing to AveraNow, and it will move to the Grassland Health Campus in March. "AveraNow is a name that's synonymous...
January 26, 2016 - 10:43am
January 22, 2016
Fear a factor in deciding between two flu vaccines
The fear factor. For many parents, that is the main draw to have their children given an intranasal flu vaccine, or “flu mist,” sprayed...
January 22, 2016 - 12:19pm
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