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Pelosi moves to belittle and undercut Trump in shutdown fight
South Dakota Legislators introduce bill that could put question of term limits to voters
South Dakota Senate votes to support Thune, Rounds' votes on Kavanaugh
Man pleads guilty to indecent exposure involving 9-year-old
Man traveling north on U.S. highway in SD told officer he was going to Iowa — then arrested for DUI
Mitchell store to stay open following Shopko bankruptcy announcement
Farm Service Agency offices to reopen for three days
Former pawn shop on Main to be demolished
Schlecht: Enjoying a Montana winter in North Dakota
Netflix raises prices $1 to $2 to pay for original content
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Already reeling from tariff war, some farmers aren't receiving support checks amid shutdown
Barn total loss following blaze
Farm fatalities on the rise: Ag industry ranked most hazardous in the US
Farmers fear another hit as Trump shutdown threatens ethanol vow
China back in the market for American soy with trade talks planned
Comeback bid falls short for DWU men
Northwestern bottles up DWU offense in top-five showdown
Platte-Geddes moves hoops games ahead of expected storm
Rabenberg's school-record jump earns GPAC honor
How will Timberwolves bounce back from 42-point beatdown?
Mary Maxine Schlepuetz
Rosalee J. Sternhagen
Raymond A. Soukup
WOSTER: A Democrat farmer and Republican lawyer walk into the Capitol
KLUMB: Here we go — another session begins
Commentary: This is why the federal government will have a hard time regulating prescription opioids
LETTER: Mayor has shown good leadership
LETTER: Mixed feelings on political letter policy
Wiltz: A different kind of farm, different kind of fish
Ride Across South Dakota bike trip to visit southern part of state
Brad Dokken: Time outdoors fuels sense of anticipation
A love for the fur market: Bridgewater’s Potter Fur Company a SD rarity
GF&P board revises deer drawing structure
Dorothy Tucker celebrates 90 years
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