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Sanford Opens New Sioux Falls Clinic Monday

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Sanford Health is set to open its new $21 million clinic in Sioux Falls. Sanford says the clinic will bring pharmacy, acute care services and behavioral health care to the growing west side of the city. The 42,000-square-foot clinic has been under construction for a year and a half and will open Monday. It includes a…

Sioux Empire Dentists Offer Free Dental Work to Kids

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- Several Sioux Empire dentists came together Saturday to provide free dental work to low income families. This is the fourth year the program Sioux Empire Smiles has offered this clinic to kids 18 or younger. It’s ran entirely by volunteers. Around 45 dentists, hygienists and helpers donated their time. The program director says this event is important…

Sioux Falls Vet Clinic Now Offers CT Scans for Pets

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- A Sioux Falls veterinary clinic is working to bring specialized care closer to pet owners in South Dakota. Best Care Pet Hospital is the only vet in the state with some of the technology needed for animals with serious health issues like cancer. Best Care Pet Hospital aims to give all pets a chance at a healthier…

Someone You Should Know: From Hearing Loss to Helping Others Hear, Audiologist Opens New Clinic in Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- A new audiology clinic opened up last week in Sioux Falls. It’s called Sioux Falls Audiology Associates and their goal is to improve people’s quality of life with better hearing. Owner Mandy Rounseville-Norgaard has a passion for helping people hear. “You can really overcome anything you want to do regardless of if you have a hearing loss…

New Law Provides More Access to Medical Care

SPRINGFIELD, S.D.-Chelsie Promes always dreamed of owning a business. Now, that’s a reality. “I just thought that it would be a great need for the community,” said Promes. She’s an independent nurse practitioner who owns Quality Health Clinic in Springfield. Promes can run the facility thanks to a state law that took effect last summer. It allows nurse practitioners to…

A Warning to Pet Owners about Food Bag Suffocation Risks

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.-  A Texas pet owner’s Facebook post is going viral. it comes after her dog suffocated because of an empty chip bag. Now she’s warning others. Christina Young came home to find her dog Petey Pablo dead with a chip bag over his head. He died from suffocation. She shared her story on facebook to prevent it from…

Someone You Should Know: The Veterinarian Who Never Sleeps, Or Stops Treating Patients

SIOUX FALLS – For many of us, 40 hours a week is long enough. But not for one local Veterinarian who works 80 to 100 hours a week. When he’s not at the clinic or taking care of his cattle, he’s traveling, sometimes treating animals overseas. “I get bored sleeping. I like being up. I like doing things,” said McIntyre….

Dog Flu Or Kennel Cough? Sioux Falls Vet Says Only One Has Hit South Dakota

Kentucky, Texas, and Florida have all seen recent cases of the Canine Influenza Virus. In the last month, the Dog Flu has spread to the Midwest with eight confirmed cases in Minnesota. It has yet to make its way to South Dakota, vets are seeing similar symptoms. Dr. Mike McIntyre at Sioux Nation Pet Clinic says people get scared when…

New Sanford Health Clinic Coming To West Side Of Town

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A new $21 million Sanford Health clinic is being built on the west side of town that will have a full-size Lewis Drug Store and Pharmacy attached to it. Sanford and city officials held a groundbreaking ceremony Monday afternoon for the clinic near 32nd and Ellis Road. Sanford Health already has a facility nearby, the Sanford…