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Mitchell Baseball Turkey Trot fundraiser draws more than 150 racers
TransCanada: Over 24K gallons of oil recovered from spill
3 defendants sentenced for roles in casino blackjack scheme
Governors association backs bid to collect online sales tax
Circuit court from Nov. 21
Minnesota, South Dakota farmers named to soybean board
Fall harvest in South Dakota close to wrapping up
Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply
Too many turkeys means cheaper Thanksgiving as demand stalls
Keystone XL pipeline gets Nebraska’s approval, clearing a key hurdle in 9-year effort
place a business brief
Meet the Minnesota turkeys raised to meet the President
Climbing cattle prices: Ag officials happy after 'shockingly low' 2016
AgweekTV wins first place awards from National Association of Farm Broadcasting
Commentary: Farmers' most important trait
Canadian ag's view of NAFTA: Strong support north of border, official says
Washington gains ground with win vs. Giants
NFC North is the Vikings' to lose
Wolves still not saving the best for last
Rivers, Chargers gobble up Cowboys 28-6
Unlike teammates, Thielen shrugs off reaching 1,000 receiving yards
What you need in your winter survival kit
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Roger O. Roth
Ron E. Heiter
Arlene Kostal Fuhrman
DAUGAARD: 138 Thanksgivings ago
WOSTER: Thankful for those who make life easier
ROUNDS: Remaining thankful
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Wiltz: Chicken hawks could be affecting pheasant population
Wiltz: A rattlesnake eatin' turkey?
Mitchell VFW Post 2750 hosts ALS trapshoot fundraiser
Wiltz: Does Cabela's still book hunting and fishing trips?
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Ron & Kate Aulner
Jack and Lillian Munce
Kelly Ellston is
Darrell Dean Simmons
April 19, 2013
SD salmonella outbreak associated with baby chicks
PIERRE (AP) -- South Dakota health officials are reporting an outbreak of salmonella associated with baby chicks. The department says that three cases have been reported in the southeastern part of the state and one in the southwest. One case was a child younger than 4 and the others...
April 19, 2013 - 7:25pm
April 18, 2013
$3 million given to Winner Regional Healthcare Center
WINNER - Winner Regional Healthcare Center announced today that it has been gifted more than $3 million by two Winner brothers, the late Raymond and John Erickson. At a public event to honor the brothers, John Osse, interim CEO of Winner Regional Healthcare Center announced, "We...
April 18, 2013 - 12:36pm
Stop fires, spread cancer
Synthetic chemicals added to consumer products to meet federal and state flammability standards are showing up in waterways, wildlife and even human breast milk. Studies in laboratory animals and humans have linked the most scrutinized flame retardants, called polybrominated...
April 18, 2013 - 11:34am
April 7, 2013
Parkinson's support group meeting set
The Parkinson's Disease Support Group will meet at 2 p.m. April 15 in Conference Room No. 1 at Avera Queen of Peace Hospital. Janey Case, executive director of the National Parkinson Foundation South Dakota Chapter in Sioux Falls, will give a presentation. Refreshments will...
April 7, 2013 - 9:43am
March 28, 2013
Flu numbers in SD double last year's totals
PIERRE (AP) -- South Dakota is being hit hard by the flu this season, with cases, hospitalizations and deaths about double least season's totals. There have been nearly 950 confirmed cases of influenza in South Dakota this season, more than 330 hospitalizations and 36 deaths, according...
March 28, 2013 - 11:14am
March 25, 2013
NSU students OK smoking ban with low turnout
ABERDEEN (AP) -- Students at Northern State University have voted in favor of banning smoking on the Aberdeen campus, though only 10 percent of students voted. The university says the vote late last week was 247 in favor and 116 opposed. More than 3,600 students are enrolled at the...
March 25, 2013 - 11:04am
USD Research Park to host national conference
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- The University of South Dakota Research Park will host a national conference focusing on small business research in October. Nearly 500 people are expected to take part in the National Institutes of Health's 15th annual Small Business Innovation Research and Small...
March 25, 2013 - 10:57am
March 21, 2013
Fashion line for breast cancer survivors set to launch
WASHINGTON -- Many thoughts flash through a woman's mind on the eve of a double mastectomy -- most prominently fears about her mortality.
March 21, 2013 - 11:03am
February 27, 2013
Organ donor bills get final OK
PIERRE -- Organ and tissue donation will get a higher public profile in South Dakota. State senators gave final legislative approval Tuesday...
February 27, 2013 - 6:16am
February 19, 2013
Flu cases shorten blood supply in the Dakotas, MN
ABERDEEN (AP) -- The flu and other winter illnesses have led to a shortage of blood in parts of the Dakotas and Minnesota, and recent blizzard conditions have hindered efforts to collect more. Molly Vetter, center manager of United Blood Services in Aberdeen says a blizzard about...
February 19, 2013 - 7:18am
February 18, 2013
Heart and Soul: Avera dietitians to focus on heart-healthy diets
Avera Queen of Peace doesn't just care about heart health: it cares about the soul, too. This year's Heart and Soul community event will take...
February 18, 2013 - 12:49pm
February 15, 2013
SD flu deaths make it deadliest winter in 8 years
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- South Dakota Department of Health officials say 30 people in the state have died from the flu, making it the deadliest winter in eight years. Lon Kightlinger, the state epidemiologist, says the worst of the flu season is over but the virus is still circulating...
February 15, 2013 - 3:17pm
February 4, 2013
OUR VIEW: Deadwood numbers prove smoking ban as right
Don't get us wrong: We're happy to hear that Deadwood gambling revenue is higher than ever, as reported recently by the Rapid City Journal. According...
February 4, 2013 - 9:09pm
January 31, 2013
20th annual health fair focuses on family health, nutrition
The 20th annual Chamber Health and Wellness Fair will be held from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
January 31, 2013 - 1:25pm
Lions club provides free vision screenings
The Palace City Lions will provide free vision screenings from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday during the Health Fair at Mitchell Christian School. This screening process is part of the South Dakota Lions kids.see program. Palace City Lions has already screened more than 1,000...
January 31, 2013 - 1:24pm