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Dakota Access Pipeline camp closure goes fairly peacefully despite 2 hurt and 10 arrested
Trump revokes rules on transgender bathrooms
Officials seeking suspects in Delmont, Armour burglaries
Herseth Sandlin named president of Augustana University
Mitchell to get 10 inches of snow, more south of Interstate 90
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
Consignment sale brings huge crowd, unique animals to Platte
AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
South Dakota lawmakers consider beef labeling proposal
U.S. corn farmers worry as Mexico woos South American suppliers
Official: Cattle prices have stabilized
Photos from the DWU Men’s 98-90 win over Concordia in GPAC Tourney
Photos from the DWU women's 94-60 win over Briar Cliff in GPAC Tourney
Updated GPAC tournament pairings: DWU women host Doane, Tiger men travel to Northwestern
DWU men pull away from Concordia
IUPUI knocks off South Dakota women
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Former Mitchell man celebrates 80th birthday
Vernon E. Vlasman
Violet Odella Moline
LETTER: Speaking out against corruption
LETTER: Thune, Rounds in unique position to support ethanol
PIERSON: South Dakota cannot be a one-party rule
OUR VIEW: Criminal justice reforms caused unintentional consequences for local law enforcement
WOSTER: A presidential decision to celebrate birthdays
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
Marcella and Elmer Werning
Anti-vaxxers question senate bill
Two South Dakota residents hope to inject some opposition into discussion over proposed legislation. Moe Webster, of Mitchell, and Ronda Kligny, of Dell Rapids, want the Senate Committee on Health and Human Services to shoot down a bill to add the meningococcal immunization to the...
January 23, 2016 - 5:06pm
January 22, 2016
Firesteel Healthcare kicks off $8M expansion
The Firesteel Healthcare Community in Mitchell is set to receive a massive facelift. The health care facility offering short-term rehabilitation...
January 22, 2016 - 10:23am
October 30, 2015
LETTER: November is American Diabetes Month
To the Editor: November is American Diabetes Month.
October 30, 2015 - 10:09pm
October 29, 2015
Affordable Care Act outreach planned
A health insurance outreach and educational event will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday in the Community Room, Avera Queen of Peace Hospital, Mitchell. The open enrollment for 2016 coverage at HealthCare.gov begins on Nov. 1 and ends on Jan. 31. To help people understand the...
October 29, 2015 - 6:04pm
October 26, 2015
LETTER: October is Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Month
To the Editor: On May 23, 2012, our seemingly healthy 16-year-old son, Adam, died of sudden cardiac arrest at home in Baltic. He had no warning; the first symptom was death. The only thing that may have saved his life was an automated external defibrillator (AED), a medical device...
October 26, 2015 - 12:04pm
September 18, 2015
LETTER: Watch out for bad chicken
To the Editor: I recently watched a documentary titled, "The Problem with Chicken" on TV. There were several points worthy of careful consideration. Chicken is not bacteria resistant. It can very likely be infected with salmonella. Salmonella affects more than 200,000 people a year....
September 18, 2015 - 8:12am
September 7, 2015
Blood Collectors Week celebrates 10th anniversary
United Blood Services is participating in Blood Collectors Week, a national recognition week dedicated to honoring the staff for the work they do in making certain blood available when needed. This year marks the 10th annual Blood Collectors Week, which started Monday and ends Friday. About...
September 7, 2015 - 9:32pm
July 9, 2015
Avera Cancer Institute to get new treatment machine
The Avera Cancer Institute in Mitchell is focused on modernizing for the future. A step in this modernization process is installing a new linear...
July 9, 2015 - 10:29am
May 19, 2015
White Lake fundraiser collects more than $26K for new clinic
WHITE LAKE — White Lake is creeping closer to having its own clinic. A fundraiser that included a social hour, meal and silent and live auctions held Friday at the White Lake Legion Hall raised $26,767, according to Ron Gillen, chairman of the fundraising committee. The funds...
May 19, 2015 - 4:37pm
April 29, 2015
OUR VIEW: Make extra effort to avoid spreading flu next year
Some wonderful news: Flu season is almost over. Oh, what a relief that is. The bad news? South Dakota health officials have been fighting a record number of flu cases during the 2014-15 flu season, which runs from early October to mid-May. According to figures from the South Dakota...
April 29, 2015 - 4:22pm
April 27, 2015
Brutal SD flu season winds down
The end of flu season cannot come soon enough for South Dakota health officials who have been fighting a record number of cases in 2014-15. According to figures from the South Dakota Department of Health, 58 South Dakotans have died and 731 people have been hospitalized with influenza...
April 27, 2015 - 9:48pm
April 15, 2015
Avera to shut down hospitality house
Avera Queen of Peace will no longer offer a hospitality house due to declining usage. The house, located on East Sixth Avenue in Mitchell, was anonymously donated to the Avera Queen of Peace Foundation in 2002 to assist cancer patients or become a hospice center.
April 15, 2015 - 8:02am
April 7, 2015
Health and Wellness Fair to be held Saturday
The 22nd Annual Mitchell Chamber Health & Wellness Fair will be held Saturday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Mitchell Christian School. Admission is free. Here is your chance to speak with over 40 health care professionals including dental & chiropractic care, alternative medicine, nutrition...
April 7, 2015 - 6:40pm
March 13, 2015
LETTER: Take medications as directed for healthy future
To the Editor: Nearly one-third of patients never fill their prescriptions, and three out of four Americans do not take their medications as directed. There are many reasons people may not take their medications as directed: They are unsure how the medicine works, forgetful, unable...
March 13, 2015 - 5:48pm
February 26, 2015
Nature of nutrition
Mitchell native Teri Rose believes in the power of prevention. Rose, a master of science and licensed nutritionist, knows the importance of...
February 26, 2015 - 10:27am