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Targeting deals for the trophy room
South Dakota nonprofit to build housing for ex-convicts
Man's body pulled from Big Sioux River in South Dakota park
School board to consider new bus company
2 men plead guilty to manslaughter in Rapid City stabbing
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
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
KIRK: 'Gettin' a cow in' provides frustrations, yet good stories to share
Moke strikes out 16 in Honker victory
Finalists named for Miss, Mr. Basketball
Chappell birdies final hole to take Texas Open
Nelson relishes quarterback competition
Cougars cruise in home golf meet
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
Harold Theodore Tiede
Jay D. Mudder
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
THUNE: A moment worth the wait
ROUNDS: Undoing the Obama legacy of ‘government knows best’
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
LETTER: A look at recent changes
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
April 28, 2015
Residents of the Dakotas affected by Nepal earthquake
RAPID CITY (AP) — A South Dakota doctor is planning to travel to his home country of Nepal to help victims of the earthquake that killed more than 4,000 people. Meanwhile, other residents of the Dakotas who have family and friends in the South Asian country have learned their...
April 28, 2015 - 2:54pm
January 29, 2013
Sioux Falls doctor settles over Medicaid billing dispute
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- The state of South Dakota has reached a settlement with a Sioux Falls doctor over a Medicaid billing dispute. Attorney General Marty Jackley says in a statement that Annette Bosworth has agreed to pay about $5,500 in the civil settlement.
January 29, 2013 - 3:55pm
October 9, 2012
Sturgis surgeon convicted of income tax fraud, faces prison
RAPID CITY (AP) -- A federal jury has convicted a Rapid City surgeon on 13 felony charges related to income tax evasion. Edward Picardi, of...
October 9, 2012 - 12:01pm
August 25, 2012
'Dr. Mac' honored by state group
Robert McWhirter, M.D., received the Community Service Award recently from the South Dakota State Medical Association at its annual meeting. ...
August 25, 2012 - 10:15am
March 29, 2012
UPDATE: Pilot killed in Iowa crash was Sioux Falls doctor
LARCHWOOD, Iowa (AP) -- A South Dakota pilot who died in the crash of a small plane in northwest Iowa has been identified as a Sioux Falls doctor. Lyon County authorities say 57-year-old Robert Akins died Wednesday afternoon when his single-seat plane crashed and flipped while attempting...
March 29, 2012 - 11:21am
January 26, 2012
Trial begins in woman's suit against Mitchell surgeon
Jurors began hearing testimony on a malpractice claim against a Mitchell doctor as the trial began Wednesday at the Davison County Courthouse. Testimony from the plaintiff, Betty Thompson, provided jurors with insight into her malpractice claim against orthopedic surgeon Chris...
January 26, 2012 - 7:52am
January 6, 2012
Sturgis physician headed to Afghanistan with Guard
RAPID CITY (AP) -- A longtime Sturgis physician is heading to Afghanistan with the South Dakota National Guard. The media reports that Maj. David Lauer was honored at an activation ceremony Thursday morning at Camp Rapid in Rapid City. He's a family practice physician at Fort Meade. Lauer...
January 6, 2012 - 12:55pm
November 7, 2011
Michael Jackson's doctor convicted in star's drug death
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Michael Jackson's doctor was convicted Monday of involuntary manslaughter in the pop star's death for supplying an insomnia-plagued Jackson with a powerful operating-room anesthetic to help him sleep as he rehearsed for his big comeback. Dr. Conrad Murray, 58,...
November 7, 2011 - 9:21pm
September 6, 2011
Case tests if SD hospitals can enforce non-compete agreements for doctors
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- A case that could determine whether South Dakota hospitals and clinics have the right to restrict where departing doctors work might soon land before the state Supreme Court. Minnehaha County Judge Doug Hoffman ruled in late July that non-compete clauses in Sanford...
September 6, 2011 - 2:16pm
August 22, 2011
Chamberlain doctor does overseas missions
CHAMBERLAIN -- A Chamberlain doctor began her overseas missionary adventures in 2002 when a friend asked her to travel to India. "I'd never...
August 22, 2011 - 12:07am
October 29, 2009
Influential Wess. Springs doctor, 92, dies
WESSINGTON SPRINGS -- One of the state's visionary doctors of the 20th century died Tuesday in Wessington Springs at age 92. Dr. Roscoe Dean Jr. helped start Jerauld County Hospital in Wessington Springs in 1947, converting the old McConnell House boys' dormitory into the town's...
October 29, 2009 - 8:09am