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Raising Awareness for Abuse Survivors

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The journey to recovery is not easy for victims of rape or domestic abuse. However, an organization is eager to help. The Compass Center provides free counseling services to survivors of abuse. Tuesday was the 10th Annual It’s in the Bag fundraiser. It’s the main source of funds for the organization. Around 400 people gathered to…

Kavanaugh Hearing Prompts Larger Discussion About Sexual Assault

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- The recent accusations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh have prompted larger conversations about sexual assault. Paula Hawks knows what it’s like to have to relive a traumatic time in her life. “It drudges up memories that you thought you had stowed away for the rest of eternity and now you have to bring it back up…