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JOHNSON: Recognize the unsung heroes of our nation

April 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

Every day across South Dakota and the United States, caregivers assist our nation’s disabled veterans with the tasks of daily living. From helping with medication, personal [[{“type”:”media”,”view_mode”:”media_large”,”fid”:”647122″,”attributes”:{“a…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

‘A huge life-saver:’ Anne Carlsen Center serves people with developmental delays, disabilities

March 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — To say that 8-month-old Murdock Allen has had some setbacks in his short life is an understatement.
Right after he was born at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, he was rushed to Children’s Hospitals and Clinics in Minneapolis, where h…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

‘A huge life-saver:’ Anne Carlsen Center serves people with developmental delays, disabilities

March 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

GRAND FORKS — To say that 8-month-old Murdock Allen has had some setbacks in his short life is an understatement.
Right after he was born at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, he was rushed to Children’s Hospitals and Clinics in Minneapolis, where h…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Rapid City nonprofit for disabled closing after 74 years

January 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

RAPID CITY (AP) — A nonprofit that has helped South Dakota families cope with disabilities is shutting down after nearly 74 years because of financial problems.

South Dakota CARES decided last month to cease operations, President Vince Braun t…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Rapid City nonprofit for disabled closing after 74 years

January 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

RAPID CITY (AP) — A nonprofit that has helped South Dakota families cope with disabilities is shutting down after nearly 74 years because of financial problems.

South Dakota CARES decided last month to cease operations, President Vince Braun t…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

OPINION: An anniversary that matters if you love wildlife, hunting

November 30, 2013 in Uncategorized

Anniversaries come and go, but this one was kind of important for people with life-changing injuries who still love the magic of the hunt. This past weekend, for the 20th year now, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks, …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

OPINION: An anniversary that matters if you love wildlife, hunting

November 30, 2013 in Uncategorized

Anniversaries come and go, but this one was kind of important for people with life-changing injuries who still love the magic of the hunt. This past weekend, for the 20th year now, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks, …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

TAC, DAC vital links for those living with disabilities

October 17, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Gretchen O’Donnell

Editor’s note: This is the second in a three-part series dedicated to National Disability Employment Awareness Month. Part three will appear in Saturday’s Daily Globe.

WORTHINGTON — For many people in Nobles County, …continue reading on dglobe.com

Mitchell woman, business honored by disability council

October 9, 2013 in Uncategorized

Don’t let the disability beat you.

That’s the message Deb Phyle, an employee at Firesteel Healthcare Center in Mitchell, wants to share. Phyle was honored as the outstanding employee with a disability during this year’s Cal Schultz awards pr…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

SD panel to boost employment of disabled people

July 11, 2013 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE (AP) South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has appointed a task force to study ways of increasing employment opportunities for people with dis
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