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Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
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Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
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Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Curtis and Linda Mueller
September 16, 2016
River body confirmed as that of missing Iowa college student
ELK POINT (AP) — South Dakota authorities have confirmed that a body recovered from the Missouri River was that of a missing Iowa college student. The Union County Sheriff's Office said Thursday that the medical examiner's office in Sioux Falls says the body was that of 23-year-old...
September 16, 2016 - 10:56am
September 15, 2016
South Dakota officials: Body pulled from Missouri River
ELK POINT (AP) — Authorities say a body has been pulled from the Missouri River in South Dakota, and medical examiners will determine if it's that of a Briar Cliff student missing since last week. The Union County Sheriff's Office tells the Sioux City Journal in Iowa that human...
September 15, 2016 - 11:01am
September 13, 2016
Search continues for college student presumed drowned
ELK POINT (AP) — Multiple agencies continue to search for the body of a college student from Iowa who presumably drowned in the Missouri River in South Dakota while trying to help others. Union County Sheriff Dan Limoges tells the Argus Leader that boats are still "going out every...
September 13, 2016 - 11:05am
September 9, 2016
College student presumed drowned was trying to help others
ELK POINT (AP) — A college student from Iowa who is presumed drowned in the Missouri River in South Dakota was trying to help others when he went missing. Twenty-three-year-old Tom Patterson, of Frostburg, Maryland, was swimming with friends Sunday afternoon southwest of Elk Point...
September 9, 2016 - 11:44am
September 8, 2016
Search for missing swimmer becomes search for body
ELK POINT (AP) — The search for a college student who went missing while swimming in the Missouri River in South Dakota has become an effort to recover his body. Twenty-three-year-old Tom Patterson, of Frostburg, Maryland, was swimming with friends Sunday southwest of Elk Point...
September 8, 2016 - 11:17am
September 6, 2016
Officials search Missouri River for missing 23-year-old man
ELK POINT (AP) — Officials are searching the Missouri River in southeastern South Dakota for a missing 23-year-old man. KELO-TV reports that Tom Patterson was swimming with friends Sunday when he disappeared. The Argus Leader reports that rescue officials searched until dark and...
September 6, 2016 - 10:44am
June 24, 2015
Jackson birth announcement
A girl, Lilli May Rose Jackson, was born on June 15, 2015, to Danielle DeBuhr and Alexander Jackson, Mitchell, at Avera Queen of Peace Hospital, Mitchell. Grandparents are Dan and Donna DeBuhr, Elk Point; and Rose and Bob Jackson, Mount Vernon.
June 24, 2015 - 9:57am
November 25, 2014
Union County sues cities over dispatch services
ELK POINT — Union County is suing five cities over unpaid fees for public safety dispatch services — charges the cities say aren't justified. In its lawsuit, Union County says the cities of Alcester, Beresford, North Sioux City, Jefferson and Elk Point have ignored invoices...
November 25, 2014 - 10:35pm
December 23, 2013
Co-op looks to build southeast South Dakota agronomy center
ELK POINT (AP) — Southeast Farmers Coop is looking at a new agronomy center for bulk fertilizer and chemical storage. KTIV television reported the center would be built just off the Akron-Spink exit along Interstate 29. The Union County Planning and Zoning committee recently...
December 23, 2013 - 8:10am
October 28, 2013
Card shower for Cromwell's 80th birthday requested
ELK POINT — Ilene Cromwell, Elk Point, formerly of Milltown, is celebrating her 80th birthday. Her family requests a card shower. Greetings may be sent to 47762 State St., Elk Point, S.D., 57025.
October 28, 2013 - 12:24pm
September 18, 2013
Suspect in Elk Point lockdown wanted for arson
ELK POINT (AP) -- Authorities in the southeast South Dakota city of Elk Point say an arson suspect with ties to some students prompted them to lock down the building for a couple of hours. KDLT-TV reports Elk Point-Jefferson School was put on lockdown around 8:45 a.m. Wednesday as...
September 18, 2013 - 8:18pm
November 4, 2012
Beckman, Nelson say vows in White Lake wedding
Katie Beckman and Kale Nelson were married on Saturday, May 26, 2012, at St. Peter's Catholic Church, White Lake, with the Rev. Andrew Swietochowski...
November 4, 2012 - 6:51am
February 26, 2012
Beckman, Nelson to wed in May ceremony
Katie Jo Beckman and Kale Michael Nelson announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Duane and Mary Jo Beckman, White Lake; and Jon...
February 26, 2012 - 7:56pm