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Voters face an odd catch on June 5 ballot question
Man arrested for making weapon in jail, threatening officer
Polar Plunge raises $27K for Special Olympics South Dakota
Attorney says Roy Moore supporters offered him $10,000 to drop client who accused the Senate candidate of sexual impropriety
Missing Iowa family of four found dead in Mexico condominium
Stocks tumble in biggest weekly decline since 2016
'Looks lame anyway': Elon Musk just deleted Facebook pages of Tesla, SpaceX - on a dare.
Fewer tourists are visiting the US under Trump. Canadians didn't get the memo.
It's easy to hate Facebook, but it's much tougher to quit
Harrold pulse plant on hiatus as it deals with money woes
place a business brief
Thune's ninth farm bill proposal focuses on CRP, rural water
Ag industry pans Trump's China tariffs
Gov. Dennis Daugaard signs off on SDSU precision ag project
Deere is worried about retaliation against U.S. agriculture
Public hearing to be held over South Dakota turkey barn
NCAA BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Top-seeded Kansas holds off Clemson to advance to Elite Eight
Timberwolves rally to edge Knicks
After a dramatic double-overtime victory, Northern State one win away from D-II men's national title
NCAA HOCKEY TOURNAMENT ROUNDUP: Air Force to play Minnesota Duluth for trip to Frozen Four
Minnesota United still looking for returns on loan players
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
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Mildred Lorraine Skogmo
Kyle R. Fowler
Bernhard "Ben" Winckler
Glorian Bernice Kappenman
Commentary: What if millennials get politically active?
NOEM: Not everyone farms, but everyone eats
Are you kind when you disagree with someone?
THUNE: 21st century ideas for 21st century infrastructure
DAUGAARD: The purpose of SD's juvenile justice system
Rare lynx sighting highlights a day on the ice
New business creating custom duck calls with pets' ashes
Wiltz: Make the most out of antler sheds
Wyoming considers grizzly hunt after Trump team took bear off endangered list
South Dakota agency considers elk hunting license decrease
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
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