November 20, 2014 RSS feed / Top News

Dental van coming to Aberdeen Jan. 5-9

Dental care is available to children ages 0 to 21 when the CASSP (Children and Adolescent Service System Program) Dental Van comes to Aberdeen Jan. 5-9, 2015. More...

Sen. Thune re-elected as Chairman of the Senate Republican Conference

U.S. Senator John Thune (R-S.D.) was re-elected Chairman of the Senate Republican Conference by his fellow Republican Senators. More...

Posting the Colors

Members of the Jacob A. Heinrich and Walter West American Legion Posts and Sons of the American Legion advanced the Colors to open the annual Veteran’s Day program held Tuesday, Nov. More...

November is COPD Awareness Month; get more info if symptoms appear

November is recognized as COPD Awareness Month, and World COPD Day is Wednesday, Nov. 19. COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) is a lung disease that gets worse over time. It includes emphysema and chronic bronchitis. More...

Laura Ingalls Wilder’s “Pioneer Girl: The Annotated Autobiography” to be released

Readers around the world will have unprecedented access to Laura Ingalls Wilder’s account of her own pioneering experience beginning on Monday, Nov. 17. More...

It’s important to be prepared for storms

Winter storms, especially blizzards, can be very dangerous. Preparing before extremely cold, snowy weather occurs can save your life. Know what winter storm watches and warnings mean. More...

S.D. Board on Geographic Names to hold meeting in Pollock on Nov. 19

The South Dakota Board on Geographic Names (SDBGN) is holding its board meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 19, at 7 p.m. at the Pollock Community Center. The purpose of the meeting is to review any additional comments on two geographic features. More...

SDSU Extension receives grant to plan for potential food hub

South Dakota is one of only a few states that have not developed a food hub as a model for marketing local food. More...

November is Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month; steps to prevention

Cognitive decline is the most feared condition associated with old age. Concern is merited, explained Leacey Brown, SDSU Extension Gerontology Field Specialist. “The number of people with dementia is expected to rise over the coming decade. More...

125th Anniversary for Catholic Diocese set for Friday in Aberdeen

The Catholic Diocese of Sioux Falls has been celebrating their 125th Anniversary this year with several special events. On Friday, Nov. 21, the celebration continues with a liturgical celebration and day-long event in Aberdeen. More...

Cultural Heritage Center annual Holiday Open House set for Nov. 28

The annual Holiday Open House of the South Dakota State Historical Society will be held Friday, Nov. 28. The event runs from 12-4:30 p.m. at the Cultural Heritage Center in Pierre. More...

97th annual meeting of South Dakota Farm Bureau is set for Nov. 21-22

The South Dakota Farm Bureau (SDFB) will hold its 97th annual meeting Friday and Saturday, Nov. 21-22, in Sioux Falls. The theme is “Farm Bureau Proud.... and Growing!” More...