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South Dakota college student from Minnesota found dead in dorm room; cause of death is unknown
Democratic candidates for Congress have raised a record-shattering $1 billion this election
Trump tries to protect Saudis as global outrage grows over suspected killing of Khashoggi
Eastern South Dakota 911 service fully restored after piece of equipment replaced
Former southwest South Dakota preschool employee sentenced to 40 years for raping, sexually touching boys
South Dakota engineers inspect Black Hills scenic tunnels
911 emergency communications system down
Brookings schools closed for day due to written threat
Fund gives $20,000 to widow of fallen Sturgis firefighter
Bad weather over week puts a damper on South Dakota harvest
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Minnesota couple calls grain bin home
Cattle theft, and prevention, go high-tech
We have more to leave behind than the farm
The Pinke Post: Finding fashionable workwear made for women
Looking for octane 88? This web site can help
Kershaw's strong outing lifts Dodgers over Brewers
Vikings' Linval Joseph sits out practice but re-signing David Parry helps depth
Vikings' Cousins ready to face team he spurned
Vikings' Sheldon Richardson 'grew' with Jets, in good times and bad
Leading NHL in saves, Wild's Dubynk 'has been our world right now'
Randy L. Doty
Karon K. Barnhouse
WOSTER: What makes a perfect October afternoon
OPINION: GF&P's goal is to provide recreational opportunities
Just say yes to Apple Day
When visiting Mom's house, prepare for prehistoric appliances
LETTER: A bad name for SD state park
Youth pheasant hunters carry on tradition
Pheasant numbers up, but not like good old days
South Dakota deer hunters will face licensing changes
Big changes being considered for SD fishing
Running through the town: Mitchell, Kiwanis introduce new half marathon
Chuck and Lois Paulson
Donald and Jean Dorale
September 27, 2018
Runck: Nesting instincts are a privilege, not a burden
Last week, I convinced my husband, Jason, that we needed to replace all of the furniture in our living room. The week before, I took out every...
September 27, 2018 - 12:52pm
September 9, 2018
Strangers in 2017, two families from the Dakotas now bonded by daughter born through surrogacy process
WEST FARGO — Standing at the kitchen island in Heidi and Chad Fritz's West Fargo home, Elizabeth and Gavin Waletich take their daughter...
September 9, 2018 - 7:27am
August 31, 2018
Maybe I'm enough, even if I'm overwhelmed
Lately, I've been feeling overwhelmed. I suppose it makes sense considering I'm growing another human inside me. As I like to tell my husband,...
August 31, 2018 - 7:38am
August 11, 2018
Mother's cancer journey brings sweet Hope
FARGO — Like many parents, Merideth Sorenson and her husband, Troy, began thinking of names for their youngest child well before the due...
August 11, 2018 - 6:17am
July 27, 2018
Heartbeats, the best sound in the world
A few months ago, my husband Jason and I did an embryo transfer. For those of you who've never done in vitro fertilization (IVF), this is the...
July 27, 2018 - 6:17am
January 8, 2018
There's a serious proposal to give babies born in the United States $20,000 (or more)
Forget baby showers. There's a proposal to give every newborn in the United States a "Baby Bond" account with somewhere between $500 to $50,000...
January 8, 2018 - 5:30pm
The cost of childbirth: Average cost of raising a newborn exceeds $10K
Anna, Brooklyn, Logan and Charles will likely empty their parents' pocketbooks. Some of the most popular baby names for newborns in 2017 at Avera...
January 8, 2018 - 8:00am
September 14, 2017
Murkiness about maternal mortality
As maternal deaths climb in the United States, one area health official is calling for more in-depth data in South Dakota. An investigation...
September 14, 2017 - 8:00am
March 9, 2017
Amateur historian helped expose mass grave at former Catholic orphanage in Ireland
TUAM, Ireland -- Catherine Corless has been haunted all her life by childhood memories of the skinny children from the local Catholic home for...
March 9, 2017 - 9:48am
February 26, 2017
Is homemade baby food healthier for infants?
Babies who get homemade food may learn to like a wider variety of food types and be leaner than infants who eat store-bought products, a recent...
February 26, 2017 - 9:00am
December 29, 2016
Avera Queen of Peace sees small rise in births in 2016
Whoa, baby. The Avera Queen of Peace maternity ward has been a teeny-tiny bit busier in 2016, on pace to deliver a little more than 520 babies....
December 29, 2016 - 5:55pm
December 18, 2016
Spoonful of sugar alone may not ease babies' vaccination pain
The best way to ease babies' pain during vaccinations may be to give them a sip of sugar and rub anesthetic cream on the injection site before...
December 18, 2016 - 7:33am
July 29, 2015
How you talk to your baby now can impact their social skills later
Think you have your hands full making sure your baby is fed and clean and gets enough sleep? Here's another thing for the list: developing your child's social skills by the way you talk. People used to think that social skills were something kids were born with, not taught. But...
July 29, 2015 - 1:48pm
Some plastic teething toys may have hormone-altering chemicals
Some plastic teething toys used by infants might contain chemicals that could interfere with the production of hormones needed for normal growth...
May 29, 2015 - 1:41pm
February 4, 2015
British parliament is voting on 'three-parent babies.'
The United Kingdom could become the first country to allow three people to parent one child -- after a fashion, anyway. The technique, which...
February 4, 2015 - 4:50pm