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AKG recognized for quality coolers
Governmental transparency tops Daugaard’s agenda for final two years in office
Crushed vehicle leads to dismissal of vehicular homicide charge
Senate approves first Cabinet members, Mattis and Kelly
Winner $23 million hospital expansion ready for bid
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
At least one Midwest senator unhappy with Trump's ag secretary pick
USDA nominee has support of SD delegation
SDSU-led cattle seminar stirs up consumer impact ideas
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
Area high school basketball roundup: Black Panthers bounce Scotland
Point guard duo paces DWU women
Lyman wins three duals at the Sioux Valley Quad
Brookings downs Marlin girls
Boys Hanson Classic: Jaguars, Huskies set for tough tests
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Robert "Bob" Ryno
Dwayne D. Scott
Victor L. Sitting Crow
WOSTER: Afraid of the dark
DAUGAARD: Amazon's Big Step In The Right Direction
WEILAND: 'Hoodwinked'? No, this is undoing the will of the voters
OUR VIEW: MBA has big chance to thrive
NOEM: Nothing less than a miracle
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
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
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