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CNN sues White House to regain access for reporter Jim Acosta
An American traveler vanished in Mexico. Now, his family's search is underway.
Trump is preparing to remove Kirstjen Nielsen as Homeland Security secretary, aides say
Board approves remodel of MTI shop
Laughing teens make boy with cerebral palsy lie in muddy creek, using him as human bridge. He forgives them.
Another pipeline to start in ND and head to Texas?
Amazon borrows holiday tips from retailers it crushed
Pine Ridge Reservation getting street addresses, signs
South Dakota soybean production expected to set record
Tesla names a new chairman to replace Elon Musk
place a business brief
Back in the field one year after cancer
Hanson Co. bridge closed after tractor crash
Agriculturalists work to control spread of Palmer amaranth
Agri-Women promotes ag, looks for members
G3 Canada to build another elevator: This one in Carmangay, Alberta
SABATO: QB play holds keys to state championship weekend
Looking toward the future: DWU brings back key players for 2019
Late TD pass gives Giants win over 49ers
Towns, Teague carry Timberwolves over Nets
Tigers run past Mustangs: DWU men coast to non-conference victory
Francis "Nick" Martin Emerson
Robert J. "Jim" Larson
Eleanor H. Olivier
LETTER: Political dysfunction continues
Jessie Veeder: The making of me
Is intelligence predestined? Don't ask this product of encouragement
Veterans Day changes today
LETTER: A ridiculous lawsuit
Residency cases a constant concern for GF&P
Manvel, N.D., couple brings baby along for the hunt
Hockey hunt takes on a new cause
WATCH: Female hunters are on the rise in Minnesota, North Dakota
Experienced outdoorsman selected to lead outdoor coverage for Forum Communications
Damon 60th anniversary
Glen and Helen Ewing to Celebrate 60th Wedding Anniversary
Department of Veterans Affairs
September 11, 2018
Former VA chief, fired by Trump, to serve as Sanford's chief innovation officer
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — David Shulkin, a physician whom President Donald Trump tapped to head health care for veterans and later fired, will...
September 11, 2018 - 5:38pm
June 26, 2018
Disgruntled veteran lights himself on fire to protest VA at Georgia Capitol
An Air Force veteran Tuesday set himself on fire while "wearing a vest lined with fireworks and flammable devices," officials said in an email....
June 26, 2018 - 2:40pm
May 18, 2018
Trump announces he will nominate acting Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie to become department's permanent leader
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump announced Friday that he plans to nominate Department of Veterans Affairs Acting Secretary Robert Wilkie...
May 18, 2018 - 12:27pm
May 17, 2018
Bill to double size of national cemetery awaits Trump's OK
STURGIS (AP) — A bill to double the size of the Black Hills National Cemetery in western South Dakota is headed for President Donald Trump's...
May 17, 2018 - 10:47am
April 24, 2018
Trump suggests nominee for VA post drop out because of 'ugly' process
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he is standing behind Ronny Jackson to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs, but suggested...
April 24, 2018 - 4:45pm
February 14, 2018
VA chief Shulkin, staff misled ethics officials about European trip, report finds
Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin's chief of staff doctored an email and made false statements to create a pretext for taxpayers to cover...
February 14, 2018 - 12:40pm
September 21, 2016
VA clinic moving from northwest Iowa into southeast S Dakota
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — The Department of Veterans Affairs clinic that serves veterans in northwest Iowa, northeast Nebraska and southeast South Dakota will be moving from Sioux City into a new South Dakota building after it's built. Darwin Goodspeed is the director of the Sioux...
September 21, 2016 - 12:08pm
August 12, 2016
Audit: 2,300 VA patients in Iowa, SD were on 'ghost panels'
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — More than 2,300 VA patients in Iowa and South Dakota were assigned to primary care "ghost panels," or doctors who no longer worked at their hospitals, a federal audit found. Critics say the practice is a way that some VA hospitals have made their doctors'...
August 12, 2016 - 6:02pm
May 19, 2016
Noem votes to keep services at Hot Springs and other rural VA facilities
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Rep. Kristi Noem on Thursday joined the U.S. House of Representatives in passing legislation funding priorities for veterans, including language Noem has championed to prevent the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) from ending or limiting hospital-based services...
May 19, 2016 - 4:06pm
October 28, 2015
Study on closure of VA hospital in Hot Springs released
HOT SPRINGS (AP) — The Department of Veterans Affairs has released the results of a study that looks at the impact that relocating services and closing the historic hospital in Hot Springs would have on veterans and nearby towns. The report from Labat Environmental considers...
October 28, 2015 - 7:13pm
June 23, 2015
VA names new director for Black Hills health care system
HOT SPRINGS (AP) — The Department of Veterans Affairs has named a new director for its health care system in western South Dakota. The VA says Sandra Horsman is expected to start leading the VA Black Hills Health Care System next month. Horsman will replace Jo-Ann Ginsberg,...
June 23, 2015 - 3:46pm