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August 10, 2015
Mike Cullen to receive kidney from former student in Elkton
August 10, 2015 - 10:35am
July 24, 2015
One-year-old MarcJon (MJ) Brakke laughs while working on sitting up correctly with his mom Sabreena, left, and his physical therapist Kris Krouse with the James Valley Educational Coop in the living room earlier this month. Krouse works with MJ as part of South Dakota's Birth to Three program that provides early intervention services, at no cost, for children from birth to age three, who have a disability or a developmental delay. (Matt Gade/Republic)play button
Mitchell family battling through child’s severe medical conditions
July 24, 2015 - 9:17am
July 11, 2015
Avera Queen of Peace CEO Tom Clark, right, and project superintendent Bill Lienke, with Journey Construction Professionals, walk along the west side of the building on the second floor as area will utilize a lot of natural light during a tour of the Avera Grassland Health Campus on Friday morning in Mitchell.  (Matt Gade/Republic)play button
Avera's Grassland campus is growing
July 11, 2015 - 9:02am
June 25, 2015
The Latest on health overhaul: US senators call for repeal
June 25, 2015 - 11:12am
June 18, 2015
Government charges 243 in largest ever crackdown on health care fraud
June 18, 2015 - 4:32pm
March 22, 2015
Few veterans in Black Hills region using new VA program
March 22, 2015 - 11:00am
March 4, 2015
Avera St. Benedict's Health Center Registered Nurse Amber Friedel, left, demonstrates how to use a Glidescope, a video laryngoscope that assists with airway intubations. Hospital colleagues Saundra Mudder, center and Tara Bainbridge, right, look on. (Marcus Traxler/Republic)
Upgrades abound for Parkston hospital
March 4, 2015 - 5:44pm
February 25, 2015
Ardis Beck, a special education teacher at L.B. Williams Elementary School in Mitchell, returned to work at the school earlier this month after cardiac rehabilitation and a valve replacement. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Role reversal: From caretaker to patient
February 25, 2015 - 7:23pm
February 12, 2015
Dr. Arvin Santos, the Medical Director for Avera Dialysis Mitchell, shows off the new dialysis stations in the remodeled wing of Avera Queen of Peace hospital on Thursday evening in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)play button
Avera bolsters dialysis care
February 12, 2015 - 8:39pm
January 9, 2015
Dr. Scott VanKeulen, Emergency Department medical director at Avera Queen of Peace Hospital, talks about the recent cases of measles he diagnosed in the E.R. at Queen of Peace in Mitchell. (Matt Gade/Republic)play button
Seeing spots: Mitchell doctor had up-close encounter with measles
January 9, 2015 - 6:56pm
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Twelve measles cases now linked to Mitchell
January 9, 2015 - 3:37pm
January 2, 2015
SD's measles count up to nine
January 2, 2015 - 5:44pm
December 30, 2014
More than 8,800 sign up in federal marketplace
December 30, 2014 - 11:25pm
December 26, 2014
Tribe official wants health care through Sanford
December 26, 2014 - 12:29pm
December 12, 2014
Monday deadline for Jan. 1 insurance under ACA
December 12, 2014 - 1:37am