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January 27, 2014
I-29 reopens between Sioux Falls, Canada border
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Travel remains treacherous in eastern South Dakota and some schools are starting late after a weekend blizzard that tore through the region. Officials early Monday reopened Interstate 29 from Sioux Falls to the Canadian border, but many roads in eastern South...
January 27, 2014 - 8:21am
Officials close I-29 from Sioux Falls to ND border
PIERRE — South Dakota officials closed Interstate 29 from Sioux Falls (I-90 junction) to Brookings Sunday afternoon due to blizzard conditions. I-29 was closed at 3 p.m. from Brookings to the North Dakota border.
January 27, 2014 - 7:35am
SD lawmaker working to help ranchers hurt by storm
PIERRE (AP) — A state senator from western South Dakota says he is trying to find ways to provide financial help for ranchers who lost cattle in the early autumn blizzard. Sen. Larry Rhoden of Union Center says he started looking at possible legislation that could provide loan...
January 27, 2014 - 7:11am
Rancher Relief Fund set to dole out $3.3M
PIERRE (AP) — Organizers of a donation fund set up to help South Dakota ranchers hurt by an early October blizzard are preparing to distribute an additional $3.3 million to producers, after earlier doling out about $775,000. The fund was established by the South Dakota Stockgrowers...
January 27, 2014 - 7:00am
January 26, 2014
Dakotas hit with blizzard, dangerous cold
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Residents of North Dakota and South Dakota dealt with dangerous cold, high winds and blowing snow on Sunday that caused whiteout conditions and treacherous travel throughout much of the two states. The storm, the most recent in a wave of heavy storms to...
January 26, 2014 - 10:52pm
January 25, 2014
Work beginning on Sturgis school damaged by blizzard
STURGIS (AP) — Officials are beginning reconstruction of a middle school in Sturgis that was heavily damaged when its roof collapsed under the weight of 3 feet of snow during an early October blizzard. The school board this week awarded a $102,600 contract to a local company...
January 25, 2014 - 7:14am
January 23, 2014
Second blizzard in less than week hits part of SD
By Blake Nicholson Many schools were closed Wednesday and motorists struggled to get around as the second blizzard in less than a week ripped...
January 23, 2014 - 6:48am
January 22, 2014
Eastern ND, northeastern SD dealing with blizzard
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Residents of eastern North Dakota and northeastern South Dakota are dealing with blizzard conditions again. The National Weather Service says wind gusting to 40 mph is blowing around snow on the ground and reducing visibility for motorists.
January 22, 2014 - 7:58am
January 17, 2014
Pileups closed Interstates 90 & 29 on Thursday
By Carson Walker Separate crashes involving multiple vehicles hampered traffic on both major interstates in the Sioux Falls area Thursday afternoon during a blizzard. An accident involving more than 20 vehicles on Interstate 90 near Humboldt blocked the westbound lanes of the...
January 17, 2014 - 6:34am
January 16, 2014
I-90 open from Sioux Falls to Salem
PIERRE – State Transportation officials have reopened the west bound lanes of Interstate 90 between Sioux Falls and Salem effective immediately. Motorists are advised that driving conditions are still treacherous with snow-packed and slippery roads and blowing snow creating low...
January 16, 2014 - 7:48pm
Crashes block I-90 between Sioux Falls and Salem
PIERRE – State Transportation officials are closing the westbound lanes of Interstate 90 from Sioux Falls Exit 395 to Salem Exit 364 effective immediately due to a large number of accidents blocking the roadway. I-90 WB will reopen when the accidents have been cleared and it...
January 16, 2014 - 1:52pm
Blizzard sweeps into parts of the Dakotas
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A blizzard that swept through parts of the Dakotas on Thursday made travel treacherous and prompted the shutdown of roads, public schools and even universities. The National Weather Service posted blizzard warnings in eastern North Dakota and eastern South...
January 16, 2014 - 12:14pm
January 15, 2014
Blizzard expected in parts of Dakotas, Minnesota
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A storm sweeping in from western Canada is expected to create dangerous blizzard conditions in the eastern Dakotas and western Minnesota, forecasters said Wednesday. The storm was expected to dump only an inch or two of new snow as it passes through eastern...
January 15, 2014 - 2:30pm
January 2, 2014
Blizzard debris cleanup complete in Rapid City
RAPID CITY (AP) — Cleanup of tree branch debris in the wake of an early October blizzard in western South Dakota has wrapped up in Rapid City but continues in Sturgis. Rapid City Public Works Director Terry Wolterstorff says the amount of branches and limbs that was cleaned...
January 2, 2014 - 6:40am
December 29, 2013
Deadline Tuesday for Rancher Relief Fund applications
RAPID CITY (AP) — A deadline for applications for assistance from the Rancher Relief Fund for farmers and ranchers who lost animals during the devastating October blizzard is approaching. Livestock producers impacted by the blizzard have until Tuesday to apply for assistance...
December 29, 2013 - 11:12pm