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Climate change could spell disaster for coffee, but science may offer a solution.
Four men arrested on assault charges for fight at Siesta Motel
2018 SD Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees announced
Rapid City, Pennington County officers getting body cameras
Drought conditions continue to improve in the Dakotas
Here is the most popular fast-food chain in Minnesota, North Dakota
What would happen if Amazon brought 50,000 workers to your city? Ask Seattle.
Target to remodel more stores as chain seeks edge over Wal-Mart
71 percent of employees are looking for new jobs
Analysis: Single-payer would drastically change American health care. Here's how it works.
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Drought conditions continue to improve in the Dakotas
As harvest gets underway, 2017 was problematic year for SD farmers
Harvest of South Dakota row crops continues to be slow
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
Drought takes toll on row crop production in South Dakota
Dodgers win first National League pennant since 1988
SDHSAA prep football quarterfinals set
Area prep football playoff roundup: KWL routs RC Christian 54-0
Kernels smash Spartans to cap regular season
Blackhawks rally past Titans
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
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Violettia "Vi" Simek
John "Jack" Ronald Krier
Ride home opens door to life-changing kindness
LETTER: Fortunate our laws protect free speech
Fargo Feminist: 'Me too' but what about 'us too?'
Tinkering with a Midwest favorite: Cinnamon Scotcheroos shake things up
WOSTER: Pheasants during the great fall classic
Wiltz: Fear is a learned emotion
Wiltz: Know your shotgun before hunting pheasants
Poor Dakotas pheasant seasons could impact states' economies
Tangled whitetails: 'Once-in-a-lifetime' memory to help save a deer
Wiltz: How much protection do bald eagles need?
Malia Elle Manmano
Hill-Zens five generations
August 30, 2017
FDA approves breakthrough treatment for dire cancers
U.S. regulators approved a revolutionary new treatment from Novartis that modifies the body's own immune-system cells and reinjects them to treat,...
August 30, 2017 - 1:41pm
April 12, 2017
Smithfield makes move on market for pig-human transplants
CHICAGO - Smithfield Foods, the world's largest pork producer, has established a separate bioscience unit to expand its role in supplying pig...
April 12, 2017 - 12:37pm
May 27, 2016
Howard family of 6 fighting through a broken little heart
HOWARD—At about 6 months old, Sawyer Feldhaus is known around the Howard community as a "warrior."
May 27, 2016 - 5:17pm
August 3, 2015
Boy helps locate unresponsive male near Lake Mitchell
An unresponsive Mitchell man covered in gravel was located on Monday morning near Lake Mitchell by a 12-year-old boy. The 25-year-old man, who...
August 3, 2015 - 6:19pm
June 15, 2015
Medical center in Faulkton could build addition this fall
FAULKTON (AP) — A medical facility in Faulkton could begin a much-needed expansion project as early as this fall. The Aberdeen American News reports that the Faulkton Area Medical Center is planning to build a nearly 9,100-square foot addition to the west end of the hospital. The...
June 15, 2015 - 10:42am
May 1, 2015
Estimate: About 9 percent of SD rural hospitals vulnerable
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A health care industry consulting firm says about 9 percent of rural hospitals in South Dakota are vulnerable to closure. The estimate comes from iVantage Health Analytics, a Maine-based firm that compiles a hospital strength index based on data about financial...
May 1, 2015 - 2:18pm
April 20, 2015
NDSU team succeeds in new pacemaker technology
FARGO--An eclectic team of medical personnel, animal experts and electrical engineering professors and graduate students recently gathered on...
April 20, 2015 - 1:25pm
April 2, 2015
U.S. top court says medical providers can't sue states over Medicaid funding
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled in a case from Idaho that private medical providers that deliver residential care services cannot sue a state in try to raise Medicaid reimbursement rates to deal with rising medical costs. The justices, on a 5-4 vote, ruled in favor of...
April 2, 2015 - 10:42am
February 5, 2015
USD medical school dean brings calm to daily conflicts
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota's highest-paid state employee loves a good hockey game but refrains from pressing her face to the glass and screaming at the players to maim each other. "My husband," Dr. Mary Nettleman deadpans, "thinks that's undignified." Killjoy. Actually,...
February 5, 2015 - 3:38pm
February 18, 2013
At Sioux Falls' Coyote Clinic, students are the doctors
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Students run the show at the Coyote Clinic. They greet patients. They diagnose and treat them, draw their blood, write prescriptions and give them advice based on what they've learned so far in three or four years of medical school. They do everything except...
February 18, 2013 - 4:09pm
September 6, 2012
Avera says it has performed 1,000 transplants
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Avera McKennan Hospital says it has performed its 1,000th bone marrow, kidney or pancreas transplant at the Sioux Falls center. The hospital's kidney transplant program was established in 1993. The bone marrow transplant program was started in 1996, and pancreas...
September 6, 2012 - 11:01am
March 8, 2012
Rare artery condition afflicts Salem woman
SALEM -- It's been an emotional ride for Patti Deters over the last few months. In January, she nearly died due to a blood clot on a heart...
March 8, 2012 - 10:43pm
December 13, 2011
Board revokes Yankton chiropractor's license
PIERRE (AP) -- The South Dakota Board of Chiropractic Examiners has revoked the license of a Yankton chiropractor charged with making false Medicaid claims. The board says in a news release that it revoked the license of Larry L. Jones, effective immediately. Jones will not be allowed...
December 13, 2011 - 3:32pm
November 8, 2011
McGovern getting tests before launching book tour
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Former Democratic presidential candidate George McGovern is at the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota for what he says are routine medical tests in advance of a book-signing tour. The 89-year-old former U.S. senator last month was treated at a South Dakota hospital for...
November 8, 2011 - 10:54am
October 24, 2011
Rural doctors, hospitals fear loss of funding
Health care is getting tougher to find on the "frontier," and that's a concern for doctors who live there. Dr. Karla Murphy, the president of the South Dakota State Medical Association, said the state's physicians are worried that the potential loss of extra Medicare reimbursement...
October 24, 2011 - 6:07am