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Lawmakers advance two anti-abortion bills, but Dayton says he'll veto them
Tribal members, SD dance family among 15 charged in dealing in eagle, migratory bird trafficking
School board approves new SD-based bus company for district
Take two on Main Street restoration plan
Arkansas puts first killer to death in planned double execution
Could Apple buy Disney? Wall Street revives rumor of potential mega-deal
Caribou Coffee-owner JAB Holdings to buy bakery chain Panera Bread in biggest-ever U.S. restaurant deal
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Pro rodeo's rags-to-riches bull proving hard to ride
AgweekTV: Every day is Earth Day for farmers
94th Little 'I' Celebrates Tradition and New Events
Tracking soil temperature an important step before planting, experts say
Dry straw the most important tool for healthy calves
Dozier's three-run double provides Twins with 3-2 win
UPDATE: Twins to appeal Sano's one game for 'aggressive actions'
Defenders sweep DWU baseball
Kernels grind out pair of dual victories
Tiger men's golf in third heading to GPAC final round
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Marilyn Jean Small
Hilda Ann Thome
Harold T. Tiede
Mary Freidel Mimmack
OUR VIEW: Community assets needed for small towns
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
MERCER: Auditor general is prepared to deliver a GEAR UP report
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
THUNE: A moment worth the wait
Wiltz: How big is too big for a bobcat?
Trespassing or not? State's attorneys weigh in on non-meandered waters
Wiltz: Taking wildlife inventory after another SD winter
Seed day popular again for Pheasant Country chapter
Governor’s office: Study best approach for non-meandered water issue
John and Shirley Kangas
Elwin and Rosalie Hohn
Jeanne (Callies) Lindell
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