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...the Flood Warning Is Cancelled For The Following Rivers In South Dakota... Willow Creek Near Crooks ...the Flood Warning Continues For The Following Rivers In South Dakota...iowa... Firesteel Creek Near Mount Vernon ...Read More.
Effective: March 21, 2019 at 8:43pmExpires: March 23, 2019 at 12:42amTarget Area: Davison; Hanson

Flood Warning
...the Flood Warning Is Cancelled For The Following Rivers In South Dakota... Willow Creek Near Crooks ...the Flood Warning Continues For The Following Rivers In South Dakota...iowa... Firesteel Creek Near Mount Vernon ...Read More.
Effective: March 21, 2019 at 8:43pmExpires: March 29, 2019 at 12:00pmTarget Area: Davison

Dean Foods plant closings continue

Dean Foods Company has officially notified employees of seven dairy plants they will be shutting down operations. The Huntley, Illinois dairy plant will be laying off more than 130 people in mid-September. Dean’s Country Fresh processing plant in Livonia, Michigan is closing at the end of August. More than 100 employees will be laid off …

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US announces $200 billion tariffs on Chinese goods

President Trump is following through on his vow to impose additional tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods. U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer says he is supportive of the new tariffs. In a statement, he said that the U.S. has been clear about the changes that need to happen, but no move has been …

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New Herbicide Injury ID app introduced

University of Missouri extension has introduced a new herbicide injury identification app at its pesticide management field day. Extension Weed Specialist Mandy Bish tells Brownfield the mobile app allows photos to be sent of injured plants to a Missouri weed scientist for diagnosis and feedback. It also gives users access to sites of action and provides …

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Zsa Zsa, the ‘world’s ugliest dog,’ has died at 9 years old

ABCNews.com(NEW YORK) — Less than three weeks after winning the crown of “World’s Ugliest Dog,” Zsa Zsa, the English bulldog, has died at the age of 9. The dog’s owner, Megan Brainard of Minnesota, posted the news to her Facebook page. “I’m sad to share that ZSA ZSA passed away in her sleep last night,” …

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Heat Advisory issued July 11 at 7:00AM MDT until July 11 at 7:00PM MDT by NWS

…HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING… * TEMPERATURES…Afternoon temperatures will climb into the 90s. Heat index values will range from 100 to 105 degrees across the region into the evening hours Wednesday. * IMPACTS…The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity

South Dakota economic development booming

Business is growing in the state of South Dakota. Scott Stern is Commissioner of the Governor’s Office of Economic Development. He says 2018 is off to a great start. “Currently we’ve done 27 projects that our office has been involved with,” said Stern. “With $1.15-billion dollars worth of capital expenditures that are going to be …

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Lake Mitchell Advisory committee delays recommendation to city council

The Lake Mitchell Advisory committee is delaying a recommendation to the City Council on how to proceed with improving the quality of the algae laden body of water. Chairman Joe Kippes says the group agrees on the $11-million-dollar step one which involves dredging the lake to remove existing phosphorus. However it’s asking consultant FYRA to …

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Abandoned as baby in a cardboard box, man meets biological father after 31 years

ABC News(NEW YORK) — The sun was setting on a summer evening in September 1986 when two teenagers discovered a newborn baby boy in a cardboard box. He was in a box next to a Salvation Army bin in Anchorage, Alaska, and the teens picked him up, took him home and the authorities were called. …

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Vantage Point celebrates another milestone

A locally-owned broad-band development company celebrated a milestone Tuesday. Vantage Point Solutions unveiled its 25,000 square foot expansion that nearly doubles its size. Governor Dennis Daugaard praised Vantage Point for its accomplishments since its start in 2002. “It’s great for the community, it’s great for the employees because it gives them an opportunity for advancement …

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Navy SEALs who rescued Thai soccer team from cave almost didn’t make it out, military officials say

Royal Thai Navy SEALs(CHIANG RAI, Thailand) — Thai Navy SEALs who were clearing the flooded cave where 12 boys and their soccer coach were rescued, barely made it out after the main pump that had been siphoning water out of the cave failed, military officials who were directly involved in the operation told ABC News. …

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Thai cave where dramatic rescue of 12 boys and coach unfolded may become tourist attraction: Official

Asaf Zmirly(CHIANG RAI, Thailand) — It may be the most famous cave in the world and could soon become Thailand’s biggest tourist attraction. The underground maze where the dramatic rescue of 12 boys and their soccer coach unfolded might be made into a sightseeing destination, Thai officials said Tuesday. “In this crisis situation, today, I …

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SCN pressure intensifies

A plant pathologist at Iowa State University says record heat in May resulted in the earliest presence of soybean cyst nematode in his nearly 30 years studying the pest. But, a wetter and cooler June might’ve helped to offset those populations. At any rate, Greg Tylka is urging all soybean growers to scout for SCN …

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Focus switches from Thai rescue effort to treatment for 12 boys

ABCNews.com(CHAING RAI, Thailand) — The rescue effort for the 12 boys who survived over two weeks underground in Thailand has switched to a treatment process. Authorities held a press conference early Wednesday in Chiang Rai to discuss the boys’ continued recovery from a variety of minor ailments. All 12 boys, as well as their soccer …

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Who is who at the NATO summit?

Dursun Aydemir/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images(BRUSSELS) — When the North Atlantic Treaty Organization meets on Wednesday in Brussels, many world leaders will be engaging in a diplomatic dance with President Donald Trump. North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) leaders meet in Brussels for a two-day summit on Wednesday amidst a terse environment that threatens to further weaken the …

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Woman found dead in trash compactor at posh New York City condo building

Google Maps(NEW YORK) — An employee at a ritzy, 29-story condominium tower in Manhattan stumbled across a gruesome discovery on Tuesday. According to the New York Police Department, the building employee found a woman stuffed in a trash compactor in the complex Tuesday at about 5 p.m. Police said the woman was unconscious and unresponsive …

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Air Force’s $10,000 toilet seat covers now 3-D printed for much less

aviation-images.com/UIG via Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Following requests for an investigation from Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley, the Air Force has clarified that it is no longer spending $10,000 for a toilet seat cover used on military planes. Instead, according to Air Force officials,, 3-D printing now allows the Air Force to produce the spare part for …

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Heat Advisory issued July 11 at 2:58AM MDT until July 11 at 7:00PM MDT by NWS

…HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING… * TEMPERATURES…Afternoon temperatures will climb into the 90s. Heat index values will range from 100 to 105 degrees across the region into the evening hours Wednesday. * IMPACTS…The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity

In a nod to passenger allergies, Southwest Airlines to end its signature, free in-flight peanuts

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Southwest Airlines, which for years has marketed its free in-flight peanuts as a perk, announced Tuesday that beginning on August 1, its flight attendants will no longer serve the salty snacks in deference to passengers with peanut allergies. “We’ve made the difficult decision to discontinue serving peanuts on all flights,” Southwest said …

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Man berates woman wearing a Puerto Rican T-shirt

Mia Irizarry/Facebook(CHICAGO) — A 62-year-old man allegedly accosted a woman for wearing a T-shirt with an image of the Puerto Rican flag in an Illinois park. “You should not be wearing that in the United States of America,” the man can be heard saying to her on a video she posted on Facebook. “Are you …

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Navy SEALs who rescued Thai soccer team from cave almost didn’t make it out, military officials say

Royal Thai Navy SEALs(CHIANG RAI, Thailand) — Thai Navy SEALs who were clearing the flooded cave where 12 boys and their soccer coach were rescued, barely made it out after the main pump that had been siphoning water out of the cave failed, military officials who were directly involved in the operation told ABC News. …

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