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Krebs confident in election process
Government horses roam South Dakota lottery winner's land
Voter registration open through Monday, as Democrats trail Republicans by 80,000
Mitchell man acquitted in third cocaine case
Hanson Co. commissioner hopes to fill sheriff position by November
Davison County receives Gold Level award
Samsung scraps Galaxy Note 7 over fire concerns
CorTrust Bank ALM Community Foundation awards grants
Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal
AgweekTV: Ethanol Plant Tour
New SDSU Swine Unit opens with dedication
Regents working with governor on a major research centers plan
GUEBERT: Little hope for farm bill.
SD Soybean Council elects new leadership, welcomes new board member
Corn crop showing good progress in South Dakota
Area prep football roundup: Parkston topples No. 2 Groton Area
Neugebauer sets MHS career rushing record
With playoffs on the line, Howard delivers big win
South Dakota High School Activities Association football playoff pairings
Winner wins with heavy hearts
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Parkston woman celebrates 90th birthday
Alexandria man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman marks 80th birthday
Irene Marie Ryan
Zachary Eric Buche
Timothy Russell Falor
Raymond C. Konechne
Livestock's bleak industrial future
IN OTHER WORDS: Vote yes on Amendment T to thwart party bosses
OPINION: Why we need Amendment R
OUR VIEW: Stay safe in the fields
Beating breast cancer
Mitchell native brings SDWF, Hunting Film Tour to town
The best of Wiltz: Nightmare on Erika Street
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
GFP Commission refuses to break state laws over non-resident waterfowl hunting licenses
South Dakota hunting groups cry foul on waterfowl permits
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
March 4, 2015
Upgrades abound for Parkston hospital
PARKSTON — In a business where there's never much time to waste, efficiency is a priority. And by all measures, officials say improvements...
March 4, 2015 - 5:44pm
February 20, 2015
Calling all doctors: Avera Queen of Peace successfully recruiting physicians to Mitchell
Tom Clark slides a list across the table, motioning toward it, emphasizing its significance. It's a list of 18 names -- 18 physicians, all...
February 20, 2015 - 8:59pm
Avera to manage cancer program focused on Native Americans
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Avera Health will now handle a research program that for years has worked to improve cancer cure rates and treatment among South Dakota's Native American population through access to clinical trials, palliative care and screening for colorectal, cervical, breast...
February 20, 2015 - 5:13pm
Avera to manage smoking cessation program on reservations
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A research program that uses mobile technology including text messages to promote smoking cessation and ultimately prevent lung cancer deaths among Native Americans will now be handled by Avera Health. The Walking Forward program has been managed by Rapid...
February 20, 2015 - 3:51pm
February 10, 2015
Learning how to have a healthy heart
February 10, 2015 - 6:40pm
February 7, 2015
Avera Foundation Gala nets $80K
A waterfall of support created for a "magical evening" recently at the annual Avera Queen of Peace Foundation Gala. Avera Queen of Peace Foundation Director Tracy Pardy said the event -- which carried the theme "Come Sail Away" -- raised about $80,000. Those funds will be directed...
February 7, 2015 - 2:08pm
January 19, 2015
Cattle for cancer program to kick off this week
With the creation of a new program, cattle producers have a new way to make a donation to the Avera Queen of Peace Foundation. On Wednesday,...
January 19, 2015 - 9:13am
December 4, 2014
Avera, SD agree on state employee benefits changes
PIERRE (AP) — An Avera Health hospital in Pierre and South Dakota officials have reached an agreement over the pricing of some specialty services for state employees on the state health plan. Recent changes to state benefits classify certain categories of health care as "Tier...
December 4, 2014 - 7:30pm
November 26, 2014
Hospital, SD settle over improper Medicaid claims
PIERRE (AP) — A South Dakota hospital and the state's attorney general have reached a settlement over improper Medicaid claims. Attorney General Marty Jackley says Avera Gregory Hospital has paid the state nearly $85,000 under the agreement. He adds that the Medicaid program...
November 26, 2014 - 3:11pm
Gregory hospital settles with state for improper Medicaid claims
GREGORY -- Avera Gregory Hospital and the South Dakota Attorney General’s Office reached a settlement Wednesday regarding alleged improper claims to Medicaid over a nine-year period. According to a settlement agreement, the state contends that Avera Gregory Hospital submitted improper...
November 26, 2014 - 11:11am
November 18, 2014
Avera Education & Staffing Solutions launches online medication aide program
Avera Med Aide Online Training Solutions is currently offering training for medication aides. Avera Education & Staffing Solutions launched the online training in April. Via online modules, textbook reading and assigned skills activities, students are able to complete 20 hours of...
November 18, 2014 - 8:49pm