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Photos from Kids Ice fishing at Cabela's Pond
Photos from NAIFC qualifier at Lake Mitchell
Essigs honored for volunteerism
Yankton effort seeks $7 million for Boys & Girls Club
Beefing up cancer care
COLUMN: Agriculture remains a top priority in the new Congress
South Dakota leading sunflower state for 2nd straight year
'Time is ripe' for food hubs
THUNE: New South Dakota delegation will hit the ground running
Hockey briefs: Marlin girls split with Watertown
Monday's sports schedule
Area high school basketball roundup: Huskies edge WiLdKats in 60-58 boys game
College basketball: SDSU men beat ORU
Mitchell Christian teams fall over weekend
Mitchell woman celebrates 70th
Making the planet a better place for all of us
Mitchell couple to celebrate 50 years
Hofer birth announcement
NASELLO: Fancy lookin', easy cookin'
May L. Bely
Don B. Boyd
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
MERCER: Is RNC nudging earlier primaries on South Dakota?
LETTER: Keystone project not as green as it seems
LETTER: Wake up, American churches
LETTER: Sand, don't salt, the roads
Legislation would allow bullheads as bait in South Dakota
WILTZ: Don’t lose an awareness of brutal SD weather
Panel approves expansion of dog hunting for mountain lions
For decades, hunter, angler Wicker Bill has called SD home
WILTZ: A little southern swing
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.
news / state / crime
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 Sturgis, was accused of sending millions of dollars of income out of the country and filtering the money through offshore accounts to avoid...
news / crime / state
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. The Community Service Award is presented each year to physicians who separate themselves through outstanding work in the area of community...
news / local
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...
news / state
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...
news / local
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...
news / state
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,...
news / nation / crime
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...
news / state
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