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Police: Mount Vernon man raped 7-year-old boy in exchange for video game
School board to hold public budget hearing
Douglas County man charged with eluding, DUI after high-speed chase
Police: Man threatens children with gun in Sioux Falls
Car hits, injures 2 pedestrian in Sioux Falls
CenturyLink is accused of running a Wells Fargo-like scheme
Nestle may sell Butterfinger, BabyRuth as U.S. cuts sweets
Sprint offers one-year free unlimited service aimed at Verizon users
Apple's iPad Pro is closer than ever to replacing your laptop
Look out Alexa: Apple announces 'HomePod,' a smart home audio speaker
2 LSU researchers get nearly $1M to study honeybee stress in SD
South Dakota youth nonprofit to breed cattle with donation
5 questions with ... Tom DePuydt, farmer/rancher, Saco, Mont.
AgweekTV: Drought Troubles
Emergency CRP grazing authorized in the Dakotas and Montana
MAC finishes second at Corn Palace Invite
McCook/Miner wins Lennox tournament
Amateur baseball roundup: Alexandria takes down Parkston
Bulldogs fall to Wildcats
Spieth holes bunker shot to win Travelers in playoff
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Robert "Andy" Anderson, Sr.
OPINION: 'Somebody always needs to be looking'
AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
Forget multi-tasking. Here's how to monotask like a boss
Column: How can we lift the tension between law enforcement and motorists of color?
LETTER: Spending millions on lake fix needs guarantee
Wiltz: Could you have been a good mountain man?
Wiltz: Dealing with out-of-state anglers
Reclaiming habitat for SD's largest fish
Wiltz: With outdoors trips, a Plan B is good
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Bob & Anna Graumann
May 18, 2017
South Dakota hospital expansion focuses on mental health
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Rapid City hospital plans to expand its emergency room over the next two years with the goal of providing better care for...
May 18, 2017 - 12:38pm
Prince William and Lady Gaga team up on FaceTime to discuss mental health issues
LONDON - Prince William has warned British men that keeping a "stiff upper lip" by bottling up emotions was detrimental to mental health, stepping...
April 18, 2017 - 10:23am
April 17, 2017
As people age, the factors that drive depression may shift
Different types of problems are most likely to afflict people at different times of life, so common risk factors for depression change over the...
April 17, 2017 - 7:00am
March 22, 2017
Alliance explores options for mentally ill patients
RAPID CITY (AP) — A special task force is convening in Rapid City to address shortcomings in West River mental health services. Wednesday's meeting is the first for the West River Mental Health Alliance. It's a collaborative effort between Regional Health, the Pennington County...
March 22, 2017 - 11:37am
March 16, 2017
Ex-Rapid City mental hospital workers claim unsafe setting
RAPID CITY (AP) — Multiple former employees of a Rapid City mental hospital have filed federal complaints saying the facility was an unsafe work environment. The Rapid City Journal reports the ex-employees of Regional Behavioral Health Center allege in their complaints to the Occupational...
March 16, 2017 - 12:15pm
March 13, 2017
Minnehaha County files suit against South Dakota hospital
YANKTON (AP) — South Dakota's largest county has sued a state-run mental health hospital after it denied a criminal defendant despite a judge's...
March 13, 2017 - 11:28am
Just breathe: Ways to cope with stress and anxiety
A number of events can trigger stress. For some, it may be caused by something relatively small and short-lived, like sitting in traffic or...
March 13, 2017 - 9:12am
February 21, 2017
DAUGAARD: Steps forward in mental health
A significant number of Americans struggle with mental illness. For many the struggle is silent. Some experience short-term mental health problems....
February 21, 2017 - 5:00pm
February 18, 2017
Yankton mental hospital improves staff retention
YANKTON (AP) — The administrator of a state-run mental health facility in Yankton says the hospital's hiring and staff retention have improved since a pay raise and a rapid hiring fair last year. Human Services Center Administrator Troy Jones told lawmakers during a recent Department...
February 18, 2017 - 1:28pm
January 14, 2017
Airport shooting highlights nexus between mentally ill, cops
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Just weeks before a gunman opened fire at Fort Lauderdale's airport, authorities said he walked into an FBI office in Alaska, telling agents the government was controlling his mind and that he was having terroristic thoughts. It's a daily occurrence...
January 14, 2017 - 10:40am
January 12, 2017
State's chief justice pitches mental health recommendations
PIERRE (AP) — The state Supreme Court's chief justice used his legislative address Wednesday to pitch proposals meant to improve public safety and the treatment of mentally ill people in the criminal justice system. Lawmakers should broaden the pool of people authorized to perform...
January 12, 2017 - 12:11pm
December 14, 2016
Women denied abortions face higher risk for mental health problems
(Reuters Health) - Women who are denied abortions have a higher risk for mental health problems soon afterward compared to women who are allowed to go through with the process, a new study suggests. For five years, researchers tracked nearly 1,000 women who either received or were...
December 14, 2016 - 4:33pm
Mental health, criminal justice task force proposes changes
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A group that has studied issues surrounding mentally ill people entering the criminal justice system in South Dakota is proposing a series of changes in an effort to improve the treatment of those individuals. The state-appointed task force on Monday released...
November 14, 2016 - 3:10pm
Depression becoming more common among U.S. teens
(Reuters Health) - The number of U.S. adolescents and young adults with untreated depressionmay be on the rise, a recent study suggests. For youth ages 12 to 17, the prevalence of depression increased from 8.7 percent in 2005 to 11.3 percent in 2014, the study found. Among adults...
November 14, 2016 - 1:34pm
October 12, 2016
Teen OCD may trace back to environment at birth and even before
Obsessive-compulsive disorder that surfaces during adolescence or early adulthood may actually have origins in the circumstances surrounding pregnancy and infancy, a Swedish study suggests. Smoking during pregnancy, cesarean section delivery, preterm birth, unusually low or high weight...
October 12, 2016 - 2:22pm