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Dredging becomes primary direction for Lake Mitchell
Two tornadoes rip up trees, damage farms in central SD
A man was crushed to death beneath his mother's coffin
Multi-county search party finds wandering 3-year-old child
One injured Saturday in SD 37 crash
Rebel developers are trying to cure our smartphone addiction - with an app
When it comes to tipping for service, millennials are cheapest
New ND extension director a good fit
Bin, machinery makers hit by steel tariff hikes
Spink Colony in SD works to double milk returns by making cheese
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Bin, machinery makers hit by steel tariff hikes
Professor blames full-fat trend for dairy trade spat
Website offers crop insurance information, state-by-state totals
SD dairy industry continues to grow, add economic value
A woman went to check her corn - and was swallowed by a python
Michels swinging a hot bat
Mitchell Adrenaline takes second at Yankton Softball Invitational
Mitchell Teener White drops doubleheader to Harrisburg
Mitchell junior Legion loses doubleheader to Renner
Parkston takes down Platte in Sunshine League play
Mitchell woman shares her adoption story with the world
OPINION: Nurses care for the sick, comfort those in need
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Brenda Ranaee @13@@10@Safar
Margaret (Olson) Letcher
Sherrie Sue Soulek
Bernard "Bernie" Nelson
OUR VIEW: Week in review: the best, worst
Laura Bush: Separating children from their parents at the border 'breaks my heart'
State board considers seeking paper records for voter registrations
Commentary: Still waiting for a talk with my dad
Commentary: The world needs fathers who do not fear failure
Becoming dog -- a work in progress
Ominous warning came days before Florida woman was killed by a 12-foot alligator
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
ATV group celebrates birthday of leader, 92, with 50-mile ride
Callin' all catfish: James River study puts reward tags on whisker-faced creatures
The Rev. Dr. Howard and Barbara Hart
May 5, 2017
LETTER: Recognizing health care
To the Editor: National Health Care Week is May 7-13, 2017. During this week, we celebrate all of the talented, dedicated and compassionate individuals...
May 5, 2017 - 11:47am
April 12, 2017
Avera Health to build new $134 million campus in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Avera Health said Wednesday that it plans to build a new $134 million campus in southwest Sioux Falls and to make $40 million in renovations to existing facilities. Avera said the first phase of the new campus project will be the construction of a 24-bed surgical...
April 12, 2017 - 2:11pm
April 4, 2017
Avera Sacred Heart buys Yankton hospital for $13.2M
YANKTON (AP) — The Avera Sacred Heart Hospital has purchased Yankton's Lewis and Clark Specialty Hospital for nearly $13.2 million. The hospital deal went into effect Saturday, giving Lewis and Clark the new name Avera Surgical Hospital on the Avera Fox Run Health Campus, the Yankton...
April 4, 2017 - 5:26pm
March 24, 2017
Avera Queen of Peace receives national recognition for rural health
Avera Queen of Peace is among the best in the nation for rural community hospitals, according to the National Rural Health Association, which...
March 24, 2017 - 2:00pm
Parkston health administrator retires after 40-plus years
PARKSTON — After more than 40 years in health care, Gale Walker has decided to retire. The CEO of Avera St. Benedict Health Center in Parkston...
March 24, 2017 - 1:59pm
February 1, 2017
Can-Do attitude lives on at Mitchell's Vasek Villa
The "can-do" spirit continued to cement itself in Avera Brady Health and Rehab's Vasek 'Can-Do' Villa this week. After donating more than $330,000...
February 1, 2017 - 5:04pm
December 29, 2016
Avera Queen of Peace sees small rise in births in 2016
Whoa, baby. The Avera Queen of Peace maternity ward has been a teeny-tiny bit busier in 2016, on pace to deliver a little more than 520 babies....
December 29, 2016 - 5:55pm
November 25, 2016
Avera Queen of Peace Foundation spreading awareness, raising funds for the Cancer Institute Navigation Center
Giving Tuesday is Nov. 29, an international day of giving, and on this Giving Tuesday, the Avera Queen of Peace Foundation is teaming up with...
November 25, 2016 - 12:00pm
November 18, 2016
Feds showcase Avera's telehealth service on Rural Health Day
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Federal health officials are highlighting the telemedicine services offered by Sioux Falls-based Avera Health during National Rural Health Day. Avera Health providers offered a live, simulated telemedicine demonstration Thursday as part of a series of events organized...
November 18, 2016 - 11:22am
October 25, 2016
Avera hosts first-time breast cancer prevention event
All breast cancers are not created equally, according to Kathy Naegele. Naegele, who specializes in hematology and oncology with the Avera Cancer...
October 25, 2016 - 12:44am
October 4, 2016
SD Supreme Court upholds decisions in Avera suit
The Supreme Court affirmed a local court's decisions last week regarding discrimination and defamation claims filed against an Avera hospital...
October 4, 2016 - 6:40pm
September 30, 2016
Avera leaving Sanford Health Plan
As of next year, health care provided by Avera Health physicians in South Dakota will no longer be covered by insurance offered through the Sanford Health Plan. Avera announced on Friday it was leaving the network, a decision that comes one month after Sanford Health cut ties with...
September 30, 2016 - 6:05pm
September 20, 2016
Avera Health brings new service to Mitchell
In just two weeks time, what's now a bare bones structure stripped of its furniture and fixtures will become Avera Health's newest venture in...
September 20, 2016 - 9:01pm
Avera to provide telemedicine services to IHS
The Indian Health Service and Avera Health have partnered on a new agreement. On Tuesday, IHS announced a $6.8 million contract has been awarded to Avera to provide telemedicine services in all of IHS' 19 Great Plains Area service units, which serve approximately 130,000 American...
September 20, 2016 - 5:52pm
July 18, 2016
Avera Health earns more than $1 million in rural service/telemedicine grants
Avera Health received $494,518 in funding from the USDA Rural Utilities Service Distance Learning and Telemedicine program, which will fund Pyxis Automated Dispensing Machines in 18 rural locations. Avera Queen of Peace Hospital was awarded the HRSA Small Provider Quality Improvement...
July 18, 2016 - 5:18pm