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...the Flood Warning Continues For The Following Rivers In South Dakota... Vermillion River Near Davis Vermillion River Near Wakonda James River At Huron James River Near Forestburg ...Read More.
Effective: April 22, 2019 at 9:05amExpires: April 23, 2019 at 1:05pmTarget Area: Davison; Hanson

Woman finds man and girl from viral photo taken outside Notre Dame before fire

Dan Kitwood/Getty Images(PARIS) — The father and daughter captured in a photograph in front of Notre Dame an hour before a massive fire erupted and destroyed parts of the building has been found. But, the dad has asked to keep their identities a secret. Brooke Windsor, who took the photo, tweeted on Thursday morning, “The …

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Car-sharing service car2go temporarily halts Chicago operations after 50 Mercedes stolen from fleet

Roberto Galan/iStock(CHICAGO) — Car-sharing company car2go has temporarily suspended service in Chicago after dozens of cars were stolen from its fleet. A total of 100 cars were unaccounted for, 50 of which were Mercedes-Benz vehicles, officials with the Chicago Police Department said in a statement. The cars may have been rented by deceptive or fraudulent …

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Police shooting of unarmed woman in Connecticut prompts angry protests

Fedorovekb/iStock(NEW YORK) — The shooting of an unarmed woman by two Connecticut police officers who opened fire on a car that she was riding in has prompted angry protests over the incident, which the mayor of New Haven called “police activity gone horribly wrong.” Stephanie Washington, 22, was was shot in the face early Tuesday …

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MO NRCS declares local disaster in five counties

Missouri NRCS has issued a local disaster declaration for five counties in northwest Missouri affected by flooding along the Missouri River, “Emergency Watershed Program, the EWP, is USDA/NRCS’s recovery program from natural disasters when they occur. And that’s what we’ve got up in northwest Missouri in the Missouri River system, of course, with that flooding …

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France pays tribute to firefighters who saved Notre Dame Cathedral

CHRISTOPHE PETIT TESSON/AFP/Getty Images(PARIS) — France is paying tribute Thursday to the hundreds of firefighters who saved the world-renowned Notre Dame Cathedral from utter collapse. Nearly 500 firefighters battled a massive fire at the 12th century Catholic cathedral in Paris for several hours Monday night. The flames devoured its oak-ribbed roof and 300-foot spire, but …

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Disney Cruise Line debuts Captain Minnie Mouse, aims to inspire girls

Disney Cruise Line(NEW YORK) — Aye, aye, Captain Minnie Mouse! Disney Cruise Line announced Thursday the debut of Captain Minnie Mouse. The cruise line aims to inspire the next generation of female leaders in the maritime industry. In addition to the first ever pants-wearing Captain Minnie, DCL’s new youth programs and the funding of scholarships …

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Missouri FFA Convention

Brownfield’s Tom Steever will be on the ground in Columbia for the Missouri FFA Convention April 25 and 26, 2019. Continue reading Missouri FFA Convention at Brownfield Ag News.      

Getting in front of early season disease pressure

Spring weather can be unpredictable – and this year has been no exception already. The inclement weather farmers have been facing could leave growers battling additional crop disease this year. In this Managing for Profit, Brent Titus with Arysta Life Science explains what growers should watch for in the coming weeks. Continue reading Getting in …

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Flood Warning issued April 18 at 8:54AM MDT until further notice by NWS

…The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in South Dakota… Firesteel Creek Near Mount Vernon Vermillion River Near Davis Vermillion River Near Wakonda James River At Huron

Flood Warning issued April 18 at 8:54AM MDT until April 22 at 6:00PM MDT by NWS

…The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in South Dakota… Firesteel Creek Near Mount Vernon Vermillion River Near Davis Vermillion River Near Wakonda James River At Huron

California murder probe prompts Amber Alert for 15-year-old girl

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department(LOS ANGELES) — An Amber Alert was issued Thursday for a California teenager after investigators learned she was last seen with her mother and a man who are suspects in a murder and considered “armed and dangerous.” Alora Benitez, 15, was last seen around 9 a.m. on Wednesday in Torrance, California, …

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Police end landfill search for missing mom: ‘Not the outcome that we hoped for’

Woodland Park Police Department(WOODLAND PARK, Colo.) — Investigators from Woodland Park, Colorado, have ended their months-long search of a landfill for the body of missing mom Kelsey Berreth, police said. No remains and no evidence relating to Berreth’s death were found at the Midway Landfill, where police had been scouring for clues since Feb. 25, Woodland …

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North Korea’s weapon test claim attempt to get US back to table: Analysts

MANAN VATSYAYANA/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — North Korea’s announcements this week that its leader Kim Jong Un had inspected military sites and overseen the test-firing of a new weapon appear to be an attempt to get the United States back to the negotiating table, analysts said. The North’s state media reported this week that Kim inspected …

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Parents who allegedly tortured, held their kids captive to be sentenced

Kuzma/iStock(PERRIS, Calif.) — David and Louise Turpin, the California parents, who garnered national attention for allegedly torturing and holding most of their 13 children captive, will face a judge for sentencing on Friday. They are expected to each serve an indeterminate sentence of 25 years to life, making them eligible for parole hearings after the …

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Six tips for millennial home buyers from realtors across the country

Feverpitched/iStock(NEW YORK) — When it comes to home buying, millennials rule the game. Millennials as a whole accounted for 37 percent of all buyers last year, making them the most active generation of buyers for the sixth consecutive year, according to the National Association of Realtors’ 2019 Home Buyer and Seller Generational Trends study. Many …

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Twitter not equipped to deal with violent threats: Expert

RomanOkopny/iStock(NEW YORK) — Granted, he’s a cybersecurity expert, but it only took Chad Loder a couple of hours to funnel hundreds of death threats to freshman Congresswoman Ilhan Omar into a Twitter “Moment”. “Please help report this collection of threats to Ilhan Omar’s safety. It is a felony under 18 U.S.C. § 871-875 to threaten …

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Cummings accuses Republicans of obstructing drug prices investigation

busracavus/iStock(WASHINGTON) — Rep. Elijah Cummings, the Democratic chairman of the House Oversight Committee, on Wednesday accused his Republican colleagues of obstructing the committee’s sweeping investigation into rising drug prices, after they sent letters sent to 12 drug companies urging them not to participate in the probe. Republican Reps. Jim Jordan and Mark Meadows sent letters …

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Lawsuit against water park claims ‘pathogen soup’ let amoeba eat son’s brain

BSR Surf Resort owner Stuart E. Parsons Jr. (ABC News)(WACO, Texas) — The mother and father of a New Jersey man who died of a rare brain-eating amoeba after visiting a Texas water park have filed a wrongful death lawsuit, according to court documents obtained by ABC News. Fabrizio Stabile, 29, died from a brain …

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Local Sports for Thursday April 18th

The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team only has four games remaining in their season and need three or all four to go their way to secure a Top 8 finish in the GPAC.  Right now, they are tied for 10th but just a game or two separates the Tigers for a Top 8 finish.  Tiger …

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Columbine-obsessed teen Sol Pais, who threatened local schools, found dead: Police

Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office(DENVER) — An armed teenager allegedly obsessed with the Columbine shooting was found dead in Colorado from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, authorities said Wednesday, bringing an end to a massive manhunt. The 18-year-old woman, Sol Pais, had allegedly made threats to schools in the Denver area, putting them into lockout and …

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