Addiction is a chronic disease and needs to be treated as such. Face It TOGETHER Sioux Falls has a presence each week at both DUI Court and Drug Court, which serve as alternatives to traditional justice system case processing. 

On this episode of South Dakota Focus, Stephanie Rissler and guests discuss growing drug trends throughout the state. Drugs and illegal substances are becoming easier to get for young adults and teens.

Dr. Phillip Oliva had his work published in dozen of medical journals at the Mayo Clinic and has been recognized around the world for his research. But a dangerous addiction and a battle with mental illness brought down the brilliant doctor.

We've all heard about the dangers of drunk driving and this week on Inside KELOLAND, we're looking at the problem from all sides.

After a family lost their daughter to a drunk driver, they are pushing South Dakota to strengthen its laws on drinking and driving.