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3 members of First Presbyterian Church's 'Piecework for Peacework' sewing group create a knot of love care blanket.

Sewing group ties ‘knots of love’ into blankets for patients

Breast cancer patients find comfort in donated blankets during treatment
Simon Floss Simon Floss 7 min read
Utah State player jumps above other players to swat the basketball away from the hoop as a crowd of students reacts.

Utah State added to Bad Boy Mowers Crossover Classic

Former USD coach Craig Smith returns to South Dakota as Aggies' head coach
Morgan Holt Morgan Holt 4 min read
Logo for Bad Boy Mowers Crossover Classic basketball tournament with logos for four college womens teams playing: South Carolina, South Dakota, Gonzaga and Oklahoma, Nov. 28-30

No. 1 South Carolina headlines Women’s Crossover Classic

Four-team field also includes South Dakota, Gonzaga, Oklahoma basketball teams
Paul Heinert Paul Heinert 7 min read
SDSU added to crossover classic penatgon basketball tournament.

SDSU added to Crossover Classic at Sanford Pentagon

Jackrabbits will play Creighton in nationally televised basketball game Nov. 25
Paul Heinert Paul Heinert 3 min read
Sanford Pentagon crew transforming the facility

Tickets go on sale Nov. 2 for college basketball tournament

Crossover Classic hosts eight elite men's teams at Sanford Pentagon, Nov. 25-27
Paul Heinert Paul Heinert 3 min read

Safe, convenient mammograms: Tour a mobile screening unit

Sanford Health continues to offer mammograms-on-the-go to many rural areas
Simon Floss Simon Floss 4 min read
Bad Boy Mowers Crossover Classic logo with logos of eight college basketball teams, Nov. 25-27, CrossoverClassic.com.

Elite men’s college basketball teams to compete at Pentagon

Crossover Classic takes place Thanksgiving week in Sioux Falls, SD
Paul Heinert Paul Heinert 7 min read
Four Native American men form a drum circle in the lobby of Sanford Children's Hospital.

Sanford Health supports, celebrates Native American cultures

Native patient liaison & community events help all feel welcome
Simon Floss Simon Floss 6 min read
A screen on the Monarch Platform shows a lung procedure while a doctor in surgical scrubs watches with back turned to the camera.

Sanford introduces better way to diagnose, treat lung cancer

Sanford Health is first in South Dakota to add Monarch Platform technology
Mick Garry Mick Garry 5 min read
Asian woman in 60s embracing her mid-30s daughter who is fighting cancer and is wearing a headcovering. They are seated on a couch and have contemplative expressions.

For chronic illness patients, flu shots even more important

There are many reasons, including avoiding influenza, to get a flu shot
Mick Garry Mick Garry 6 min read