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Noem to introduce legislation offering more flexibility for local school meal programs
Man accused of intent to sell pot, violating a drug-free zone
Musick, Putnam officially candidates for school board
House sends raw-milk legislation to governor
Legislature sets minimum distances for other vehicles to pass bicyclists
AgweekTV: Local pilots concerned about increased UAV use
Andover man develops program to help farmers calculate costs
Egg production from South Dakota chickens down 8 percent
Better Choices, Better Health workshop coming to Mitchell
Scott Supply marks 100 years of business, growth this year
Area boys basketball roundup: Canistota tops Ethan in 8B boys game
CERSOSIMO: State tourneys aren't hosting eight best teams
Pierre pulls away in fourth from Kernels
Concordia women, Midland men win GPAC tourney titles
Northern State women, Augustana men, win NSIC titles
Mount Vernon couple to celebrate 50th
Geddes woman celebrates 90th
Area couple wed in October ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 85th
Area couple plan March 6 wedding
Gene W. Thin Elk
Darlene A. Hatwan
Mary A. Nachtigal
I pledge resilience
OUR VIEW: Wrestling, what a brutal sport
MILLARD: Thune's Internet legislation meant to protect Web from FCC
ROZUM: Two weeks left
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
WILTZ: Williams-Maggs hunt a spectacular adventure
33 mountain lions killed so far in Black Hills season
GF&P offering new flower mix for statewide food plot program
SD seeks comments for Black Hills fisheries management plans
Pheasants Forever office wants to protect fowls' habitat
June 27, 2014
HELOISE: Help! My sidewalk is not a rest stop
Dear Heloise: My neighbor's dog loves to use the sidewalk in my yard for a bathroom. Do you know of something I can spray on the sidewalk to discourage this behavior? -- Margie in Ohio Start with washing the sidewalk with hot, soapy water. Rinse well and let dry. Then generously...
June 27, 2014 - 7:21am
June 5, 2014
HELOISE: Watch for wrong kind of gas in car
Dear Heloise: I really appreciated your column in the Orange County (Calif.) Register on carbon monoxide. I had carbon-monoxide poisoning in 2013, after being sick for one and a half to two years, with symptoms coming and going. I had seen 35 doctors in one year and gone to the emergency...
June 5, 2014 - 4:59pm
May 29, 2014
HELOISE: Put a dent in indentations
Dear Heloise: I've seen the hints about removing or at least alleviating carpet indentations before, but I cannot find the clipping I saved. Would you please re-address this in your column? -- Lynne A., via email This is a frequently asked question, and there are a couple of things...
May 29, 2014 - 2:52pm
May 22, 2014
HELOISE: How to have a happy camper
Dear Readers: Have your kids been asking to go to a SUMMER CAMP? Summer camps can be great experiences for kids. They can try new things, make new friends and create memories to last a lifetime. Here are some things to think about when choosing a camp: First, pick which type of camp...
May 22, 2014 - 10:42pm
May 21, 2014
HELOISE: Removing furniture rings
Dear Heloise: I read your column every morning in the Kerrville (Texas) Daily Times. Help! I'm in the doghouse! I set a glass on my wife's nice furniture, and it left a ring. How do I get it off? -- Jack M. in Texas Don't move into the doghouse just yet, Jack! Here is the updated...
May 21, 2014 - 8:21pm
May 20, 2014
HELOISE: Juicy tip
Dear Heloise: In several recipes, it says to let the meat sit for 10 to 20 minutes before carving or serving. My question is: Before serving, are you supposed to once again put the meat back in the oven to warm up, or serve it at room temperature? -- Linda S., via email No, you do...
May 20, 2014 - 8:29pm
May 13, 2014
HELOISE: Microwave myth, busted
Dear Heloise: I have been told by a friend that microwaving food depletes all the nutrients from it and makes food unhealthy. Can you please confirm if this information is accurate? -- A Reader, via email Well, it actually is not accurate. Any cooking will remove some of the nutrients...
May 13, 2014 - 10:41pm
May 8, 2014
HELOISE: Use homemade cleaning concoction to keep yoga mats clean
Dear Heloise: I have been doing yoga and taking classes at a local university for a long time. It surprises me how many of my fellow classmates don't think about cleaning their yoga mats. While a yoga mat can look clean, it often is actually quite dirty. You can buy yoga-mat cleaning...
May 8, 2014 - 9:32pm
May 5, 2014
HELOISE: Bath rugs can keep car clean while transporting kids, pets
Dear Heloise: I have an idea that came from one of your readers' hints. Your reader used cheap, rubber-backed bathroom rugs as floor mats in her car. I had been researching some sort of removable car-seat covers for my SUV because my dog is with me daily, as are my children and their...
May 5, 2014 - 8:30pm
May 4, 2014
HELOISE: Let's review previews
Dear Readers: Here is this week's Sound Off, about movie previews: "My Sound Off is about movie previews. I recently took my child to see a PG movie, and the previews the theater showed were for PG-13- and R-rated movies. While the previews themselves were not rated that, there still...
May 4, 2014 - 10:35pm
May 2, 2014
HELOISE: A restful routine
Dear Heloise: With our lives so busy and stressful, all I want is a good night's sleep. Do you have any hints to help me achieve this? -- Melissa W. in Colorado Aren't we all exhausted and hoping for that perfect night of sleep? The National Sleep Foundation has some hints that may...
May 2, 2014 - 10:00pm
May 1, 2014
HELOISE: Donate those duds
Dear Heloise: I was going through my children's clothes and was about to throw out several pairs of pants that had developed holes in the knees, since I didn't think a thrift store would want clothing with holes. Then I remembered our school nurse lamenting the fact that she never...
May 1, 2014 - 10:55pm
April 24, 2014
HELOISE: Laying down the lawn
Dear Readers: Spring is here, and many homeowners are beginning to get outside to start working on the lawn. Here are some hints to get the beautiful lawn you hope to have: • If you didn't aerate the lawn in the fall, do so now. Remove all dead leaves and grass while pulling out...
April 24, 2014 - 11:38am
April 6, 2014
HELOISE: Don't get dumped on
Dear Readers: Here is this week's Sound Off, about courtesy trash cans: "I work for a large retail chain store. Among the many conveniences provided to our customers, we have a number of trash receptacles in our parking lot. These are meant to be used for trash, such as coffee...
April 6, 2014 - 10:31pm