| Oct 19, 2013
| 2:17 PM
That Stephan Schmidheiny has played a huge role in environmental matters around the world over the last 37 years is not up for debate.
What is hotly contested about the Swiss industrialist-turned-philanthropist and author is whether he's rightly...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 8:18 AM
"If you hold the door for someone and they don't say, 'Thank you,' that person deserves to be in hell," Chuck Palahniuk rails — in the most mild-mannered way possible.
"It also ticks me off when someone pushes the button on the elevator more...
| Sep 27, 2013
Aberdeen: Our Mother, our Angel, and our Dad’s “Sweetie Pie” of 55 years, Barbara Ann (Cooper) Kuntz, lost her battle with lung cancer, at the age of 72, at Avera St. Luke’s Hospital in Aberdeen on Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013....
| Oct 5, 2013
| 10:24 PM
Aberdeen: oThe funeral service for Betty Jane Seidschlaw, 66, of Aberdeen will be 1 p.m., Monday, Oct. 7, 2013, at Spitzer-Miller Funeral Home, 1111 S. Main St., Aberdeen, with Pastor Marcia Sylvester officiating. Burial will follow at Riverside...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 12:20 PM
It’s one of the enduring mysteries of pop music. How something so slight and disposable, a three-minute tune — songs written about fleeting and often trivial teenage emotions — can still somehow be so long-lasting and deep. Doc Pomus,...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 9:12 PM
The Moose Lodge will host a benefit tonight (Oct. 5) to defray medical expenses for Scotty Stephen, of Aberdeen.
Stephen, 45, has lung cancer and is battling antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
Dinner begins at 5 p.m., followed by a silent auction and...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 5:36 PM
In his church office, pastor Chuck Smith kept a crown made of thorns and a jar full of candy. The thorns were from the Holy Land. The candy was for his grandkids.
The image suggested his special appeal as a preacher: a harsh, old-school Christianity...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 6:01 PM
Even as some Fells Point residents worry that building over a capped toxic site at Harbor Point could endanger their health, records show elevated levels of cancer-causing chromium in groundwater just beyond the area targeted for an upscale development....
| Nov 1, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Twenty-five-year-old Nicole “Little Lencioni has a beautiful face, an instrument-filled house of her own in Santa Cruz, CA, a surfboard, a motorcycle and a devoted circle of ultra-cool friends. She should be having the time of her life. Instead,...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 2:07 PM
Longtime South Elgin Village President James W. "Jim" Hansen died Friday night following lung cancer, the village administrator said.
First elected to his post in 2001, Hansen, 53, was serving his fourth term and had been a member of the board of...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 7:16 PM
Hoag Hospital will partner with USC's Keck School of Medicine to enhance cancer treatment provided at the hospital.
The affiliation, announced Monday, comes as part of an effort to provide improved local care for cancer patients, according to a news...