August 17, 2014 in Uncategorized
WASHINGTON â Iâve observed many funerals over the last decade in Arlington National Cemeteryâs Section 60, where war dead from Iraq and Afghanistan are buried.
Last week I went for what, God willing, was the last.
It was the burial of Harold …continue reading on dglobe.com
August 3, 2014 in Uncategorized
WASHINGTON â The House opened proceedings Wednesday with a chaplainâs prayer that lawmakers be granted âa double portion of wisdom and understanding.â
Even a side order of wisdom with a garnish of understanding would have been nice. But neit…continue reading on dglobe.com
May 29, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Blue Cloud Abbey has been looking for a religious group to buy the 80-acre property, but Abbot Denis Quinkert said the order probably has to look into opening up the property to a public sale.
December 17, 2012 in The Daily Republic
MILBANK (AP) A South Dakota cheese making company has agreed to pay $85,000 to settle a sex discrimination charge.
August 27, 2012 in The Daily Republic
VERMILLION (AP) Five towns have been selected as the first clinical sites for a rural health care project sponsored by the University of South Dakota medical school.
July 12, 2012 in The Daily Republic
RAPID CITY (AP) A South Dakota Army National Guard unit has won an award for having the nation’s highest weapons qualification rate. Continue Reading
June 22, 2012 in The Daily Republic
SIOUX FALLS (AP) A South Dakota Army National Guard soldier from Milbank has received the South Dakota Medal of Valor for an act of heroism while saving a child’s life. Continue Reading
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MILBANK (AP) The Northeast South Dakota Health Care Foundation Board has unanimously voted to build a new $18 million hospital in Milbank. Continue Reading
December 17, 2010 in The Daily Republic
Anne Montag and her husband, Larry, have plenty of physical reminders of their son.
When she looks at the lake near their home in rural Big Stone City, she remembers how a young and fun-loving Matt Montag would swim, canoe and, on some occasions, swing off a rope into the water. Continue Reading