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Zebra mussels found in Lewis and Clark Lake
Boaters enjoying South Dakota's Lewis and Clark Lake should expect to have their boats inspected when coming off the water in upcoming weeks. The...
August 21, 2015 - 8:33am
August 20, 2015
Authorities identify man who drowned in Missouri River
ELK POINT (AP) — Authorities have identified a 19-year-old man who drowned Sunday in the Missouri River in southeastern South Dakota. The Union County Sheriff's Office says Brant Joseph Blaha, of Dante, went swimming with friends near Elk Point on Sunday and decided to cross...
August 20, 2015 - 6:40pm
August 18, 2015
Man, 19, goes missing while swimming in Missouri River
ELK POINT (AP) — Authorities say they are searching for a 19-year-old man who went missing while swimming with friends in the Missouri River in southeastern South Dakota. The Union County Sheriff's Office says the man went missing around 3 p.m. Sunday near Elk Point. Authorities...
August 18, 2015 - 2:55pm
August 14, 2015
Lower Missouri River flooding ends, focus shifts to repairs
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has declared an end to flooding problems on the lower Missouri River and is shifting attention to what repairs will be needed. Col. Andrew Sexton, district commander of the corps' Kansas City district, was visiting damaged...
August 14, 2015 - 2:32pm
August 12, 2015
Project aims to find way to keep trash out of Missouri River
PIERRE (AP) — A group that promotes environmental protection and outdoor recreation is creating a pilot program in South Dakota to try to keep trash out of the Missouri River. The Izaak Walton League is using a $10,000 grant from the South Dakota Community Foundation to fund...
August 12, 2015 - 3:55pm
July 31, 2015
Endangered pallid sturgeon larvae found in Missouri River
BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — Scientists say that three fish larvae captured from the Missouri River last year have been confirmed as those of the endangered pallid sturgeon. A U.S. Geological Survey news release issued Thursday says the 1- to 3-day-old larvae were among hundreds of...
July 31, 2015 - 3:15pm
July 19, 2015
Nebraska woman drowns in Missouri River at Running Water
SPRINGFIELD—A Nebraska woman drowned Saturday morning in the Missouri River, according to the Bon Homme County Sheriff's Office. Veronica...
July 19, 2015 - 6:04pm
July 7, 2015
Missouri River reservoirs still have room for flood waters
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — More rainfall than expected flowed into the Missouri River last month, but the river's reservoirs still have plenty of room because of this year's below-average snowfall. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it expects 26.6 million acre feet of water will...
July 7, 2015 - 1:57pm
June 30, 2015
Woman dies after boat collision below Missouri River dam
HARTINGTON, Neb. (AP) — A 68-year-old Nebraska woman has died after a collision of two boats below Gavins Point Dam on the Missouri River. The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission says the accident occurred about 9:55 a.m. Monday in the tail waters east of the dam. The dam sits...
June 30, 2015 - 11:21am
June 29, 2015
9-year-old girl drowns while swimming in Missouri River
GLENHAM (AP) — Authorities say a 9-year-old girl has drowned while swimming in the Missouri River in northern South Dakota. Walworth County Sheriff Josh Boll says the girl was with family members Sunday morning near New Evarts Resort south of Glenham. He says she was at a beach...
June 29, 2015 - 11:36am
June 23, 2015
Storm damage forces closure of Farm Island Recreation Area
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota officials have temporarily closed the Farm Island Recreation Area along the Missouri River near Pierre. A strong storm that moved through the area Sunday night left down trees and knocked out power to the park. The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks...
June 23, 2015 - 3:58pm
June 10, 2015
AG: Woman whose body was found in river suffered head trauma
VERMILLION (AP) — South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley says the woman whose body was found in the Missouri River in southeastern South Dakota suffered blunt force trauma to the head. Jackley on Tuesday said autopsy findings also indicate that 29-year-old Alicia Hummel,...
June 10, 2015 - 10:36am
May 21, 2015
Union County homeowners won't see flood insurance surcharge
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — More than 400 homeowners whose property lies along the Missouri River in southeast South Dakota are no longer facing a potential surcharge on their flood insurance. The Federal Emergency Management Agency on Wednesday said Union County officials met a Monday...
May 21, 2015 - 1:28pm
April 10, 2015
Mitchell fire captain locates body
Fire Capt. Steve Nedved of the Mitchell Fire Division found the body of a missing 6-year-old boy Friday afternoon in the Missouri River. The...
April 10, 2015 - 8:54pm
April 9, 2015
Rain likely to slow search for missing South Dakota boy
YANKTON (AP) — Rain is likely to slow the search for a 6-year-old southeastern South Dakota boy believed drowned in the Missouri River on Easter. Yankton Police Chief Brian Paulsen says authorities searching for Lincoln Hilt, of Hurley, plan to focus on gearing up for the weekend,...
April 9, 2015 - 1:12pm