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Trump's science envoy quits with scathing letter with an embedded message: 'I-M-P-E-A-C-H'
Canada frets over possible huge surge in asylum-seekers
In new book, Hillary Clinton said her 'skin crawled' when Donald Trump stood behind her on debate stage
Names of Watertown teenage girl, man who died in crash released
15-year-old girl dies, 4 teens injured in rollover crash in far NE SD
Walmart and Google are plotting to change your shopping habits
Google's newest Android operating system gets its official name: Oreo
Macy's to restructure merchandising unit, cut 100 jobs
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Getting drought-relief hay to Northern Plains no easy task
SD ag, fishing officials update water issue
Officials seek trucking help for donated drought-relief hay
Seeing red: Take a trip to Wisconsin's cranberry marshes
Ag credit counselor, mediator say new lending rules hit hard
ESPN removes Robert Lee from calling U-Va. game in Charlottesville because of his name
First Mitchell Quarterback Club of the season set for today
Area prep volleyball roundup: Jaguars outlast Bearcats
Young Golden Eagles looking to build
Opening-night thriller: No. 3 Mitchell rallies to edge No. 4 Aberdeen in five sets
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
John A. Fillaus
A time for wine, a time for beer
Commentary: Trump's Arizona rally showed just how unfit he is
DAUGAARD: There's something for everyone at the State Fair
WOSTER: Musings about tractor mowing
BANDA: From Parmesan to Gruyere to ricotta, here are ways to eat and appreciate this palate pleaser
Wiltz: Adventures at Isle Royale National Park
South Dakota graduate student conducts fox study
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
James and Karen Geppert
January 9, 2014
Top cancer researcher moves from Sanford to Avera
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A researcher that Dakotas-based Sanford Health hired to be the point man in an effort to find a cure for breast cancer has...
January 9, 2014 - 12:46pm
November 4, 2013
SD has lower cancer rate than US
By Northern Plains News Service South Dakota has one of the lowest overall cancer rates in the United States, according to a recent Centers for Disease Control study. The CDC study released in late October put South Dakota 10th lowest in the nation, with a cancer incidence ...
November 4, 2013 - 8:52pm
October 5, 2013
PHOTO: Coffee for a cause
Colleen Dean works on an order Friday morning at Caribou Coffee inside the County Fair Food Store in Mitchell. During October, which is Breast...
October 5, 2013 - 9:19am
June 21, 2013
Mitchell man fights grim diagnosis
EDITOR'S NOTE: This is the final of two profiles on the honorary cochairs for today's Heart and Sole Cancer Walk, which will be at Mitchell Middle...
June 21, 2013 - 8:07am
April 18, 2013
Stop fires, spread cancer
Synthetic chemicals added to consumer products to meet federal and state flammability standards are showing up in waterways, wildlife and even human breast milk. Studies in laboratory animals and humans have linked the most scrutinized flame retardants, called polybrominated...
April 18, 2013 - 11:34am
March 30, 2013
'Splash' money boosts cancer screenings
Thanks to a fall fundraising event, free or reduced-cost cancer screenings will be available to more people in 2013. Tracy Pardy, Avera Queen of Peace Foundation director since October 2011, said the remarkable response of donors at November's sixth annual Splash of Spirits fundraiser...
March 30, 2013 - 5:31am
March 21, 2013
Fashion line for breast cancer survivors set to launch
WASHINGTON -- Many thoughts flash through a woman's mind on the eve of a double mastectomy -- most prominently fears about her mortality.
March 21, 2013 - 11:03am
March 8, 2013
Cancer Society daffodils available Monday
American Cancer Society pre-ordered daffodils will be available for pickup from 7:45 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday at County Fair Food Store, Mitchell. ...
March 8, 2013 - 7:21am
February 23, 2013
Relay for Life Survivor's story part of Sunday event
It was just a mole, or a bruise. That's what Sue Walter thought when she found a sore spot on her scalp in the winter of 1992. But after weeks...
February 23, 2013 - 9:27am
February 21, 2013
Group encouraged to attend Relay for Life event Sunday
In place of the regularly scheduled meeting for February, the Cancer Support Group is invited to attend the American Cancer Society Relay for Life of Davison County from noon to 3 p.m.
February 21, 2013 - 6:45am
January 18, 2013
Daffodil sales for American Cancer Society under way
Pre-sales for American Cancer Society Daffodils are under way in Mitchell. Orders can be placed at the Avera Queen of Peace Gift Shop, County Fair Food Store or by calling Bonnie Krcil at 996-8902. Suggested donation amounts remain at $10 for a bunch of 10 daffodils, $15 with...
January 18, 2013 - 9:48pm
December 14, 2012
Mitchell stores collect $5,200 for local cancer society group
County Fair Food Store, County Fair Food and Fuel and the combined efforts of 100 local volunteers plus the many shoppers who provided tips or added a dollar to their purchases on Nov.
December 14, 2012 - 11:41am
Local celebrities to bag, carry groceries to fight cancer
Grocers Fight Cancer Day at County Fair Food Store is set for 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday. Local celebrities will bag and carry groceries at the main store. Additional volunteers will pump gas and wash windows at the Food and Fuel C-Store from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. In addition there...
November 14, 2012 - 6:11am
November 10, 2012
Fundraiser makes record $75K 'Splash'
The Avera Queen of Peace Foundation certainly made a "Splash" last week. Foundation Director Tracy Pardy said last Friday's seventh annual Splash of Spirits fundraiser netted about $75,000. "I'm still in disbelief," she said. "I'm still overwhelmed with the generosity of our...
November 10, 2012 - 11:16am
November 2, 2012
Splash of Spirits refocuses on purpose, mission
Tracy Pardy doesn't mind asking people for money. "It's easy for me to ask anyone for money when I know it's going to help save someone's...
November 2, 2012 - 7:57am