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Rural and reservation health providers face high hurdles in South Dakota

Editor's note: This story is the second one in a two-story series. HURON — The patchwork nature of the rural and reservation health care system in South Dakota sometimes requires …

Wisconsin man dies in UTV accident near Piedmont

PIEDMONT — A 47-year-old man died Monday afternoon in a single-vehicle UTV crash 6 miles northeast of Piedmont. Preliminary crash information indicates Aaron M. Sibilsky of Pulaski, …

Bridge work in progress on Interstate 29 overpass at Exit 1

DAKOTA DUNES — During the week that started  June 9, bridge work began on the Interstate 29 overpass at exit 1 near Dakota Dunes. Work on the project includes approach pavement …
Obituaries
Joyce Elaine Schroeder
March 12, 1926 - June 12, 2024
Shirley M. Bozony
May 23, 1935 - April 29, 2024
Bill Orton
January 2, 1947 - June 13, 2024
Darnelle Jean Nelson
September 27, 1947 - April 17, 2024
Nina S. Thielsen
September 16, 1940, - May 31, 2024
Sports

Arlington Days among events receiving tourism grants from Travel South Dakota

PIERRE — Travel South Dakota’s Tourism Advertising Promotion Grant program has awarded a total of $163,110 to assist South Dakota’s tourism industry and increase visitation to …

Temporary closure of Highway 37 in Huron being extended

HURON — On June 24, the closure currently in place on state Highway 37 (Dakota Avenue) through Huron will be extended through the Third Street intersection. The closure will be in place on …

Donald Sutherland, the towering actor whose career spanned 'M.A.S.H.' to 'Hunger Games,' dies

NEW YORK — Donald Sutherland,  the Canadian actor whose wry, arrestingly off-kilter screen presence spanned more than half a century of films from “M.A.S.H.” to “The …

A US veteran died at a nursing home, abandoned. Hundreds of strangers came to say goodbye

AUGUSTA, Maine — Former U.S. Marine Gerry Brooks died alone at a nursing home in Maine, abandoned and all but forgotten. Then the funeral home posted a notice asking if anyone would serve as a …

Russia obliterates Ukraine's front-line towns faster with hacked bombs, expanded air base network

KHARKIV, Ukraine — The first shock wave shattered aisles stacked almost to the ceiling with home improvement products. The next Russian bomb streaked down like a comet seconds later, unleashing …
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Saying a final goodbye to Willie Mays, baseball’s ‘Say hey’ kid
Mays, who died on June 18, 2024, at the age of 93, was not only the greatest baseball player of the last 80 years, and quite possibly ever, but he was an enormously important figure in American sports, culture and history. …
Enjoy a Fruit-Infused Fourth of July
(Family Features) Fourth of July fun calls for favorite snacks that complement the excitement. Whether you're a pyro or prefer to leave the fiery entertainment to the experts, one thing you can take charge of is the dessert table with recipes like Apple and Berry Cream Cheese Tarts and Patriotic Apple "Donuts."
Fact or Fiction? Discover the Truth about Canine Osteoarthritis and Available Treatment Options
(BPT) - Has your dog been acting differently? Do they seem to be slowing down? What many pet owners don’t realize is that changes in behavior can also mean your four-legged friend is in pain. …
Everything You Need To Know To Host An Epic Summer Pool Party
(BPT) - Summer has arrived! If you're lucky enough to find a pool to spend the summer by, a pool party is a must. Whether you're taking advantage of the sunshine and hot weather during the day or …
Does your head ache? Discover how chiropractic care can help
(BPT) - Do you regularly experience headaches or migraines? You’re not alone. Headache disorders, including migraines, tension headaches and cluster headaches, are some of the most common …