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Details emerge on president's calls to Gold Star families
She took her dog to the vet to be put down. Five months later, she discovered her dog was still alive.
Most employers in South Dakota will see some savings in UI taxes
Former Sisseton-Wahpeton tribal executives sent to prison for embezzling
New corn sculpture placed at Sixth and Main in Palace plaza
Analysis: Single-payer would drastically change American health care. Here's how it works.
T-Mobile, Sprint may be getting close to a merger
Here are the 33 stores that will be closed on Thanksgiving day in 2017
The era of holiday deals is dead, and so is Black Friday
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
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Harvest of South Dakota row crops continues to be slow
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)
Yankees seize AL lead with 5-0 win over Astros
QB Kyle Sloter confident would 'have a job' if waived by Vikings
Vikings 'high level' of play equal parts offense, defense
Players rave about Teddy Bridgewater's return, but coach tempers expectations
Minnesota Twins, Glen Perkins part ways
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
Dan August Schumacher
Susan Marie Schumm
William "Bill" Rubin
John "Jack" Ronald Krier
WOSTER: Pheasants during the great fall classic
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
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?
Malia Elle Manmano
Hill-Zens five generations
Mitchell man arrested for suffocating woman to death
March 23, 2017
Catholic leaders told to come down from pulpit to deal with sexual abuse
ROME - Catholic leaders must come down "from the pulpit" to acknowledge that clergy sexual abuse of children and cover-ups had broken the Church's...
March 23, 2017 - 12:15pm
March 15, 2017
U.S. Catholics allowed corned beef on St. Patrick's Day Friday, meat industry cheers
CHICAGO -- In recent weeks, the U.S. meat industry has found itself wrestling with a culinary conundrum: Would American Roman Catholics be able...
March 15, 2017 - 5:04pm
March 9, 2017
Amateur historian helped expose mass grave at former Catholic orphanage in Ireland
TUAM, Ireland -- Catherine Corless has been haunted all her life by childhood memories of the skinny children from the local Catholic home for...
March 9, 2017 - 9:48am
March 3, 2017
Catholic Diocese of New Ulm files for bankruptcy
NEW ULM, Minn. — The Catholic Diocese of New Ulm, which includes 15 west central Minnesota counties, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection...
March 3, 2017 - 8:43pm
April 22, 2016
Catholic church continues construction
After the completion of one project, renovations continue at one of Mitchell's churches. Construction projects are underway on Holy Family Catholic...
April 22, 2016 - 10:34am
July 27, 2015
Century-old catholic school in central SD set to be razed
POLO (AP) — Parishioners in the unincorporated community of Polo have asked Catholic church officials for permission to raze a historic church and school complex that was built in a Spanish Mission-style more than a century ago. Most of the Saint Liborius Church and School,...
July 27, 2015 - 11:26am
August 13, 2014
Gay SD prep coach will keep job at private school
DELL RAPIDS (AP) — A volleyball coach at St. Mary High School in Dell Rapids who has publicly announced he's gay says he's being allowed to keep his job. Nate Alfson announced he was gay last week on the website www.outsports.com , and later said he was concerned about his...
August 13, 2014 - 8:22am
August 6, 2014
Dell Rapids high school coach publicly announces he's gay
DELL RAPIDS (AP) — A volleyball and baseball coach at St. Mary High School in Dell Rapids has publicly announced he's gay. Twenty-five-year-old Nate Alfson made the announcement Tuesday in an online essay. Both he and local sportscaster Mike Henriksen say Alfson is believed...
August 6, 2014 - 7:37am
April 28, 2014
Hundreds of thousands watch two popes become saints
By Philip Pullella and James Mackenzie VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis proclaimed his predecessors John XXIII and John Paul II saints...
April 28, 2014 - 7:53am
November 16, 2012
SD mass to honor Saint Tekakwitha
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- The Catholic Diocese of Sioux Falls is honoring Saint Kateri Tekakwitha, the first American Indian to be canonized by the church. The diocese is planning a Mass of Thanksgiving led by Rev. Paul Swain at the cathedral on Sunday. Tekakwitha was canonized...
November 16, 2012 - 7:11am
February 24, 2012
Catholic radio to hit airwaves this spring
A Mitchell native is launching a Catholic radio station to cover the Sioux Falls diocese. The station is scheduled to go on the air in May, concluding a five-year process that Kevin Culhane and his wife, Margie, did together. Kevin Culhane said the inspiration for the venture...
February 24, 2012 - 6:45am
August 15, 2011
Officials debate moving nearly 100-year-old ND church
WILD RICE, N.D. (AP) - Mick Pflugrath, a member of St.
August 15, 2011 - 10:36am