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...the Flood Warning Is Cancelled For The Following Rivers In Iowa And Minnesota... Rock River At Rock Rapids Redwood River Near Marshall ...the Flood Warning Continues For The Following Rivers In South Dakota...nebraksa...iowa...and Minnesota... ...Read More.
Effective: April 20, 2019 at 10:21amExpires: April 21, 2019 at 9:30amTarget Area: Davison

Flood Warning
...the Flood Warning Is Cancelled For The Following Rivers In Iowa And Minnesota... Rock River At Rock Rapids Redwood River Near Marshall ...the Flood Warning Continues For The Following Rivers In South Dakota...nebraksa...iowa...and Minnesota... ...Read More.
Effective: April 20, 2019 at 10:21amExpires: April 21, 2019 at 2:19pmTarget Area: Davison; Hanson

NARCAN saves Mitchell man’s life

On 04-17-2019 at approx. 4:13 p.m., the Mitchell Department of Public Safety Dispatch center received a 911 call regarding a male subject at 713 E. Havens Lot #15 in Mitchell who was not breathing. Officers with the Mitchell Police Division and ambulance personnel with The Mitchell Fire Division responded to the scene.  A short time …

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City of Mitchell to collect furniture, appliances and tree branches April 22nd-26th

The City of Mitchell will be holding a special collection of FURNITURE AND APPLIANCES ONLY during the week of April 22nd – 26th, 2019. These items will be collected on your regular garbage collection day during that week. TREE BRANCHES WILL ALSO BE COLLECTED CURBSIDE IF PLACED IN A PILE. Example: If your normal day …

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$200k worth of jewelry gone in 30 seconds by a duo of Georgia mall thieves

Gwinnett County Police Department(ATLANTA) — Two men allegedly used a hammer to smash through a glass display inside a Georgia jewelry store and got away with $200,000 worth of diamond rings, according to police reports. On April 15, one of the suspects walked into the Crescent Jewelers inside the Sugarloaf Mills Mall and expressed interest …

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Tiger attacks keeper at Topeka Zoo & Conservation Center

iStock/Yurikr(TOPEKA, Kansas) — A tiger attacked a zookeeper Saturday morning at a zoo in Topeka, Kansas, according to a city spokeswoman. The tiger, named Sanjiv, and the zookeeper were in the “same place” Saturday when he attacked her, said Molly Hadfield, a spokeswoman for the City of Topeka. “A few people did see the attack,” …

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Authorities refocus search of missing 5-year-old boy on family home near Chicago

ABC News(CHICAGO) — The search for a 5-year-old boy from Illinois who went missing on Wednesday continued into the weekend as police re-focused the investigation on the boy’s family home. Andrew “AJ” Freund, a blond boy who is approximately 3 feet, 5 inches tall, was last seen wearing a blue Mario sweatshirt and black sweatpants …

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South Korea’s food waste reduction plans feature urban farming and modern garbage bins

ABC News(SEOUL, South Korea) — “Compost in my vegetable garden!” “No, mine first!” City farmers have been raising their voices to make sure their two-square-meter gardens are fertilized with compost made from food waste discarded from their homes. The Jugong apartment complex in Beondong, north of Seoul, began an eco-friendly urban farm last year August, …

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Storm threat winds down ahead of pleasant Easter Sunday

ABC News(NEW YORK) — Three days of severe storms in the South and Southeast are about to give way to a nice holiday weekend for much of the country. There were 31 reported tornadoes in the South — from Texas to Virginia — since Wednesday, including 13 on Friday. The highest reported wind gust was …

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2 arrests made in killing of journalist, 29, during riots in Northern Ireland

ABC News(DERRY, Ireland) — A pair of teenagers were arrested on Saturday after a journalist from Northern Ireland was shot and killed by what authorities called “terrorists” during rioting in the country ahead of this weekend’s religious holidays. Lyra McKee, 29, was fatally shot Thursday night in Derry/Londonderry near Creggan, a large housing complex in …

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Flood Warning issued April 20 at 10:21AM MDT until April 21 at 9:30AM MDT by NWS

…The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in Iowa and Minnesota… Rock River At Rock Rapids Redwood River Near Marshall …The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in South Dakota…Nebraksa…Iowa…and Minnesota…

Flood Warning issued April 20 at 10:21AM MDT until further notice by NWS

…The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in Iowa and Minnesota… Rock River At Rock Rapids Redwood River Near Marshall …The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in South Dakota…Nebraksa…Iowa…and Minnesota…

Missing Ohio teen found dead, buried in shallow grave on farm, police say

Carroll County Sheriff’s Office(CARROLLTON, Ohio) — The body of a missing boy from rural Ohio was found buried in a shallow grave on a farm Friday morning, bringing a sad end to a desperate search for the 14-year-old who disappeared on April 13. Jonathon Minard was found dead, buried in the grave on a farm …

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Delphi murders investigation heading in ‘new direction,’ update planned for next week

iStock/Thinkstock(DEPLHI, Indiana) — One of the nation’s most recent infamous unsolved murder investigations is heading in a “new direction.” Indiana State Police said in a statement Friday that new information in their inquest into the murder of two teenage girls in Delphi, Indiana, in February 2017 will be shared at a press conference on Monday. …

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2 teen girls are facing a raft of felony charges in alleged plot to kidnap and kill 9 people

WFTS(TAMPA, Fla.) — A pair of 14-year-old Florida middle school girls are facing felony charges for conspiracy to commit kidnapping and murder after being arrested this week in what authorities described as a plot to kidnap and kill 9 people. Court records reviewed by ABC News Tampa affiliate WFTS indicate that a teacher told police …

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Nebraska Leopold Conservation Award winners recognized

From left to right, Cheyenne, Angela and Russ Sundstrom, winners of the 2019 Nebraska Leopold Conservation Award; Governor Pete Ricketts; Steve Martin with A-FAN; and Homer Buell with the Sand County Foundation Board. A ranch family from southwest Nebraska has received the 2019 Nebraska Leopold Conservation Award. Russ and Angela Sundstrom own and operate the …

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Social media influencer convicted for violent plot to hijack website name

iStock/xijian(NEW YORK) —  A social media influencer from Iowa is facing 20 years in prison for planning a violent home invasion to hijack an internet domain name for his company. Rossi Lorathio Adams II, 26, was convicted of conspiracy to interfere with commerce by force, threats and violence on Thursday, according to a statement released …

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Walt Disney World goes green(er) with solar farm larger than Magic Kingdom

Orgis Energy via Walt Disney World(ORLANDO) — Disney just got a whole lot greener! Walt Disney World has unveiled its newest and largest solar farm. At 270 acres, the site is almost twice the size of the entire Magic Kingdom. “Here at Disney, every day is Earth Day,” Angie Renner, Environmental Integration Director of Disney …

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Dramatic video shows officers pulling victims out of burning car before it’s engulfed in flames

iStock/Fedorovekb(CAMDEN, N.J.) —  Police in Camden, New Jersey, have released new body camera video from a dramatic rescue of passengers inside two burning cars on the interstate. Just moments after the 2:30 a.m. April 7 accident on I-676, four police officers are seen struggling to rescue two drivers and two passengers trapped inside. “Come here. …

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8-year-old girl killed after storm causes tree to crash through her Florida home

iStock/aijohn784(WOODVILLE, Fla.) — An 8-year-old girl in Florida was killed after a morning storm caused a tree to crash through her house, fatally injuring her and another child in the home, police said. Officers responded to a 911 call from the home just after 8 a.m. Friday, the Leon County Sheriff’s Office said in a …

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Nantucket’s 2 grocery stores caught in the crosshairs of the Stop & Shop strike

Courtesy Patty Keneally(NANTUCKET, Mass.) — Mary Walsh has been working on Nantucket for 40 years, so she’s used to the seasonal nature of the Massachusetts island’s business patterns. But it’s different now. The island that prides itself on being 30 miles out to sea, off the coast of Cape Cod, now finds itself stuck in …

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DNA testing service Ancestry pulls ad said to romanticize slavery

(NEW YORK) —  DNA testing service Ancestry is pulling an ad after an online backlash accusing it of whitewashing history and rape. The ad, which is called, “Inseparable,” shows an enslaved woman named Abigail running hand-in-hand with what would appear to be her white love interest. “Abigail,” the man says as he pulls her toward …

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5-year-old victim in Mall of America incident ‘showing real signs of recovery,’ family says

BanksPhotos/iStock(MINNEAPOLIS) — The family of a 5-year-old boy who was thrown from the third-floor balcony at the Mall of America released a hopeful update on Friday, saying that despite “a long road ahead,” the boy is “showing real signs of recovery.” “We have good news to share with you on this Good Friday,” the family …

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Ricketts slams committee’s property tax relief plan

Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts has slammed a property tax relief plan put forth by the legislature’s Revenue Committee, saying it would result in “the largest tax increase in Nebraska history”. The committee proposes to increase the state sales tax rate by three-quarters of a cent in order to help fund 500 million dollars in additional …

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