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Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
Drought takes toll on row crop production in South Dakota
Moon break: Covered wagon ride a harvest tradition
Of farmers and journalists: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
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Workmanlike approach serving Reiff, Vikings well
Here comes the Judge: Yankees back in ALCS after 8-1 rout of Astros
Area volleyball roundup: Platte-Geddes tops Tripp-Delmont/Armour in five sets
Packers try to recover from loss of Rodgers
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
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Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Kenneth A. Wittmeier
Susan Marie Schumm
Robert Lawrence Maples
Kenneth A. Hohn
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THUNE: South Dakota's unofficial October holiday
ROUNDS: Protecting ourselves from cyber threats
Commentary: When it comes to harassing the media, Trump is no Nixon
MERCER: Taking a deeper look at Argus Leader case
Wiltz: Know your shotgun before hunting pheasants
Poor Dakotas pheasant seasons could impact states' economies
Tangled whitetails: 'Once-in-a-lifetime' memory to help save a deer
Wiltz: How much protection do bald eagles need?
Trespass? There's a ticket for that
Malia Elle Manmano
Hill-Zens five generations
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.
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
Time to think pink for health
During October, Avera encourages women and their loved ones to "Think Pink" and be aware of the importance of early detection of breast cancer. October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and Oct. 17 is National Mammography Day. The American Cancer Society recommends yearly...
November 18, 2014 - 1:14pm