Hearing Underway on Proposed Health Care Merger in Dakotas
A hearing is underway on a move by the FTC and the North Dakota Attorney General's Office to block the proposed merger of Sanford Health and Mid Dakota Clinic.
Manure from Dairy Farm Blamed for Deaths of 60K Fish
Authorities are blaming a manure runoff from a dairy farm for killing about 60,000 fish in eastern Iowa.
Aberdeen Businessman Sentenced for Felony Wire Fraud
An Aberdeen businessman has been sentenced to two years in federal prison for fraud.
Elections Board Endorses Electronic Voting System Law Change
The state Board of Elections has endorsed draft legislation that would block a type of electronic voting system from being used in South Dakota.
Man Causes Social Media Stir with Blackface Costume
SDSU says its Office of Diversity, Inclusion, Equity and Access wants to talk with a purported student who caused a stir on social media with a Halloween costume.
Sanford Health Reports Major Drop in Opioid Pills Prescribed
A major health care system serving the upper Midwest says that the number of opioid pills it prescribes has fallen by almost a quarter.
Police Investigate Alleged Assault Involving University of South Dakota Students
Police in Vermilion are investigating an alleged sexual assault involving University of South Dakota students.
Deadly Weekend on South Dakota Highways
A 57-year-old man is dead after a minivan crash near Mitchell. A two-vehicle crash in Beadle County over the weekend killed a 25-year-old man.
Authorities Release Identities of People Killed in Separate Crashes Last Week
Authorities have released the name of a Dell Rapids man who died when the sport utility vehicle he was driving crashed last week near Sioux Falls.
USS South Dakota Sailors Visit the Mount Rushmore State
Navy sailors who will serve aboard the USS South Dakota have gotten a taste of the state for which the ship is named.