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Officials seeking suspect who fled scene of accident
Crop insurance floor prices expected to drop again in 2015
Excerpts from recent South Dakota editorials
Consumers, retailers flock to goat meat as beef prices stay high
Condition of South Dakota winter wheat crop deteriorates
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
Longtime Northern State wrestling coach stepping down
Postseason boys basketball games postponed
SD Sportswriters Association Polls
Athlete of the week: Blasius picked as Class B's outstanding wrestler at tourney
Tuesday's sports schedule
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
Delmar F. Toupal
Lucille "Sally" Houda
I pledge resilience
MILLARD: Thune's Internet legislation meant to protect Web from FCC
ROZUM: Two weeks left
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
MERCER: This idea might be too good to be good
Pheasants Forever office wants to protect fowls' habitat
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
WILTZ: As the song says, 'Dream a little dream with me'
June 1, 2014
Pope and Israel's prime minister disagree on the language Jesus spoke
Pope Francis carried out a headline-grabbing three-day tour of the Holy Land, visiting refugees, hugging clerics and honoring the victims of the Holocaust. But perhaps the most interesting moment of the trip came during an exchange with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at...
June 1, 2014 - 10:14pm
April 28, 2014
Hundreds of thousands watch two popes become saints
By Philip Pullella and James Mackenzie VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis proclaimed his predecessors John XXIII and John Paul II saints in front of more than half a million pilgrims on Sunday, hailing both as courageous men who withstood the tragedies of the 20th century. Cheers...
news / nation
April 28, 2014 - 7:53am
December 27, 2013
Pope speaks out about discrimination, violence against world’s Christians
VATICAN CITY (Reuters) — Pope Francis on Thursday denounced discrimination against Christians, including in countries where religious freedom is in theory guaranteed by law. He delivered his traditional noon prayer and address to thousands of people in St. Peter’s Square...
news / nation
December 27, 2013 - 4:14pm
December 15, 2013
OPINION: Pope shouldn’t be Person of Year
In a better world, Francis’ actions would be the norm.
opinion / columns
December 15, 2013 - 10:50pm
November 30, 2013
Pope ramps up charity office to be near needy, sick
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has ramped up the Vatican’s charity work, sending his chief almsgiver and a contingent of Swiss guards onto the streets of Rome at night to do what he usually can’t do: comfort the poor and the homeless. A few times a week, Archbishop Konrad...
November 30, 2013 - 11:13pm
August 9, 2013
OPINIONPope Francis: Acts of Humility
Pope Francis is rewriting the rules in his first year at the Vatican. Here are a few of Francis' symbolic changes and statements: • "Who am I to judge?" Pope Francis's July 29 comments on homosexuality contrasted with his predecessors'. In a wide-ranging talk, he reached out to...
opinion / editorials
August 9, 2013 - 11:21pm
March 30, 2013
LETTER: Pope should not be expected to change
To the Editor: I am appalled at most national news media's talk, to change with the election of our new Pope Francis. The pope stands in for the Lord, dating back to St. Peter the first pope who walked on this earth after Jesus died for us. The pope's duties are handed down to him...
opinion / letters
March 30, 2013 - 12:15pm
March 14, 2013
Sioux Falls bishop pleased with choice for pope
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- The bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Sioux Falls says the election of Pope Francis is recognition of the changing face of Catholicism. Pope Francis is the first pope from the Americas and the first Jesuit pope. Bishop Paul Swain in Sioux Falls says church...
news / state
March 14, 2013 - 9:09am
PARKER: Myopia in Rome
WASHINGTON -- All things considered, I'd rather be in Rome. Isn't everyone? Tout le journalism monde has descended on Rome since Pope Benedict XVI's surprise retirement last month. The ensuing Vatican intrigue has been appropriately sumptuous: Was it the gay cabal? Blackmail? Did...
opinion / columns
March 14, 2013 - 3:48am
March 13, 2013
Argentine Jorge Bergoglio elected pope
VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Argentine Jorge Bergoglio has been elected pope, the first ever from the Americas and the first from outside Europe in more than a millennium. He chose the name Pope Francis.
March 13, 2013 - 1:39pm
February 12, 2013
Sioux Falls' bishop saddened as pope decides to resign
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- The head of the Diocese of Sioux Falls says he's saddened by Pope Benedict XVI's announcement to resign. The pope announced Monday that he will resign Feb. 28. The 85-year-old said his advanced age undermines his ability. Benedict is the first pontiff to resign...
news / state
February 12, 2013 - 7:12am
February 11, 2013
Pope to resign Feb. 28, says he's too infirm
VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Pope Benedict XVI announced Monday that he would resign on Feb. 28 because he was simply too infirm to carry on -- the first pontiff to do so in nearly 600 years.
February 11, 2013 - 7:18am