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Elkton elementary educator named SD Teacher of the Year
Protesters disrupt white nationalist's speech at the University of Florida
'It was a moment of niceness that we needed': Soldier's widow shares her call with Trump
Two women die in head-on crash near Sisseton
Monster floating bog lingers, moves around on northern Minnesota lake
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.
Place a Business Brief
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
Moon break: Covered wagon ride a harvest tradition
Of farmers and journalists: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
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
Richard (Dick) Joseph Cerney
Violettia "Vi" Simek
John "Jack" Ronald Krier
Tinkering with a Midwest favorite: Cinnamon Scotcheroos shake things up
WOSTER: Pheasants during the great fall classic
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
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
Mitchell man charged with wife’s suffocation death
October 8, 2017
Life at 20-something: How to live in the present when anxiety creeps in
Silent sirens sound in our heads. We deny it for days, not wanting to admit our ridiculous reaction to changing plans. But eventually our internet...
October 8, 2017 - 5:05am
September 15, 2017
Suicide Prevention Week: 'You never know who's struggling'
Editor's note: This is the third story in a series about suicide prevention and mental health awareness in conjunction with National Suicide...
September 15, 2017 - 10:01am
September 14, 2017
As more people seek mental health help, wait times to see counselors increase
Editor's note: This is the second story in a series about suicide prevention and mental health awareness in conjunction with National Suicide...
September 14, 2017 - 8:36am
September 13, 2017
Area superintendents laud mandatory suicide prevention training
Editor's note: This is the first story in a series about suicide prevention and mental health awareness in conjunction with National Suicide...
September 13, 2017 - 8:22am
September 12, 2017
Cycling with a cause
For a child psychiatrist turned cross-country bicyclist, stopping in Mitchell was exactly halfway between his start and end destination. Andrés...
September 12, 2017 - 7:48am
August 22, 2017
Rate of suicide among teen girls reaches 40-year high
In 2015, five girls out of every 100,000 between the ages of 15 and 19 committed suicide in the United States. The rate is double what it was...
August 22, 2017 - 11:32am
July 20, 2017
Assisted living tries virtual reality to help seniors with dementia
ORLANDO, Fla. — Black-and-white-striped angelfish glide past Mary Spencer as she scuba dives for the first time in her 84 years.
July 20, 2017 - 7:22pm
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