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Ho, ho, ho! SantaCon is coming to New York
A teen fired up Facebook Live from the highway. Moments later, everyone in her car was dead.
State's congressional delegation aims to enact GOP wish list
Prudential investigating Wells Fargo partnership after scandal
AgweekTV: Sweet crops
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
Klobuchar on Obama's renewable fuel requirement: 'We couldn't have better Thanksgiving news'
Investors press meat producers to cut water pollution
Heritage Foundation publishes report criticizing sections of 2014 Farm Bill
Soybean yields slightly down in 2016 after record 2015
SD corn yields below record highs forecasted nationwide
Wessington Springs holds off MCS rally
Area basketball roundup: Balanced MVP boys cruise past KWL
Kernels' Neugebauer to play football at DWU
Tiger men grab road win at Hastings
Bison ground game, stingy defense defeat South Dakota State in quarterfinals
Harrison woman celebrates 80th birthday
Armour woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple married in Aug. 12 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 95 years
Couple plans Jan. 6 wedding
Alvin V. Hoekman
James F. Hinrichs
Doris D. Mebius
Carroll M. Hunstad
LETTER: Public opinion will decide fate of technology
LETTER: 2016 election taught SD citizens a lot
WOSTER: The orbit that made the moon landing possible
The price of listening and hearing fatigue
ACT’s “A Christmas Story, The Musical” delights audiences with familiar, beloved characters
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
Wiltz: Buck fever? Can't say I've been afflicted
Wiltz: Thankful in all forms during hunting season
Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
SD deer elusive after EHD outbreak
June 7, 2016
Statewide count finds 1,186 homeless people in South Dakota
PIERRE (AP) — Officials have counted 1,186 homeless people in South Dakota, a 14 percent increase from last year. The homeless count was conducted Jan. 26 by the South Dakota Housing for the Homeless Consortium in collaboration with community agencies and homeless service providers....
June 7, 2016 - 3:36pm
July 26, 2015
Officials consider restarting South Dakota homeless council
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota officials are deciding whether to revive a state council that focused on coordinating services for the homeless. In 2003, the Interagency Council on Homelessness was created by Gov. Mike Rounds as a way to help agencies work together to reduce...
July 26, 2015 - 8:18pm
July 21, 2015
Mitchell needs funding for homeless, data uncollected
Representatives of local service agencies agree: Mitchell lacks needed resources for homeless individuals and families. Karen Feterl, emergency...
July 21, 2015 - 6:38pm
July 9, 2015
OUR VIEW: We should all want to end homelessness
Have you ever wondered where you'll sleep at night? We don't mean just the casual road-tripper's flight of fancy, where free-spirited individuals...
July 9, 2015 - 2:47pm
January 13, 2015
SD district's homeless count reaching 'epidemic' level
RAPID CITY (AP) — An aspiring gym teacher who loves art class and playing volleyball with her friends, Jasmine Clements, a fourth-grader, sometimes seems timid in class. Betsy Nelson, Jasmine's teacher at General Beadle Elementary School, said she notices small things. Jasmine...
January 13, 2015 - 5:42pm
December 18, 2014
Sioux Falls charity center to move to bigger space
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Organizers of a Sioux Falls center for the homeless and working poor say a planned move to a bigger space will allow for more services including counseling and job-search support. The Argus Leader reports the downtown Good Shepherd Center will move in a few...
December 18, 2014 - 12:16am
March 19, 2014
Sioux Falls to get new homeless shelter
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Sioux Falls will be getting a new shelter for the homeless despite opposition from several residents. City councilors have upheld the planning commission's decision to grant a conditional-use permit for the shelter. A business owner in the Whittier neighborhood...
March 19, 2014 - 10:20pm
March 6, 2014
Homeless shelter gains permit; appeals likely
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The Sioux Falls Planning Commission has approved a permit for a proposed homeless shelter that some area residents don't want. Opponents have five days to appeal the commission's Wednesday decision to the City Council, and Whittier Neighborhood Association...
March 6, 2014 - 9:04am
February 11, 2014
Homeless shelter sought for Mitchell
County official says grant funding is available. The South Dakota Housing for the Homeless Consortium found during its September count that Davison County had 29 adults and nine children for a total of 38 homeless people.
February 11, 2014 - 8:53pm
Diocese plans homeless center in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — The Catholic Diocese of Sioux Falls plans to open a center for the homeless and the needy in South Dakota's largest city. The diocese is buying an empty warehouse for $750,000 and planning upgrades that will run the project past $1 million. The 19,600-square-foot...
February 11, 2014 - 6:07pm
January 21, 2014
Few homeless in SD, but many lack shelter
By Northern Plains News South Dakota is among the states with the fewest number of homeless citizens per 1,000 population — 1.31. But South Dakota is among the worst at sheltering homeless people, with 31 percent of homeless people without a place to stay. These numbers...
January 21, 2014 - 5:37pm
December 16, 2013
Count finds 1,155 homeless people in South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Officials have counted 1,155 homeless people in South Dakota, about the same as last year. The homeless count was conducted in September by the South Dakota Housing for the Homeless Consortium in collaboration with community agencies and homeless service...
December 16, 2013 - 2:10pm
February 11, 2013
Rapid City homeless shelter gets kitchen makeover
RAPID CITY (AP) -- A Rapid City homeless shelter is once again serving hot meals after getting a $350,000 kitchen renovation. The Cornerstone Rescue Mission's upgrade went over budget and took longer than expected, but its chef says he's thrilled with the results. Jamie Hagan served...
February 11, 2013 - 1:31pm
December 10, 2012
Sioux Falls event to help homeless produces 1,200 blankets
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Volunteers in South Dakota's largest city gathered on a wintry day to make blankets for the homeless. Officials say the seventh annual Project Warm-Up held Saturday at a Sioux Falls middle school produced about 1,200 fleece wraps. The blankets will be distributed...
December 10, 2012 - 6:14am
September 24, 2012
State groups seeking help for homeless count
PIERRE -- Tuesday, the South Dakota Housing for the Homeless Consortium, an affiliate of the South Dakota Housing Development Authority, will conduct its annual statewide homeless count. "We are asking for volunteers to join others who are committed to ending homelessness to...
September 24, 2012 - 6:40am