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July 17, 2016
JL Dye of Sioux Falls, S.D., stands Sunday by his camper that was destroyed by straight line winds of about 80 mph late Saturday night on a popular beach on Lake Poinsett near Watertown and Brookingsin eastern South Dakota. Dye was knocked unconscious, while his wife had a severe back injury and was still hospitalized on Sunday. One of the tow trucks that picked up the knocked over campers can be seen in the background. (Forum News Service photo by Barry Amundson)
Man, wife in camper on lakeshore in eastern South Dakota injured when 80 mph winds hit
July 17, 2016 - 10:00pm
July 11, 2016
Delmont congregation holds groundbreaking for new church
July 11, 2016 - 9:10am
June 15, 2016
Hermosa tornado had estimated wind speeds up to 125 mph
June 15, 2016 - 9:25am
June 14, 2016
Apparent tornado hits Hermosa; no injuries reported
June 14, 2016 - 12:12pm
June 6, 2016
Former FEMA Regional Director Rick Weiland reads a monument recognizing those who died in the Spencer tornado on May 30, 1998. Weiland visited Spencer Monday as part of a tour in support of the Hillary Clinton campaign for president. (Evan Hendershot/Republic)
Years later, FEMA officials return to scene of Spencer tornado
June 6, 2016 - 6:52pm
May 23, 2016
Cecil Sachtjen, 55, of Winner, loads debris into a Bobcat on Monday after a Sunday tornado caused damage to a home southwest of Winner. (Jake Shama/Republic)
Wind, rain cause damage around region
May 23, 2016 - 7:52pm
May 10, 2016
Roy King plays the guitar while members of Phil and Friends perform in the Legion Hall during one year anniversary activities on Tuesday in Delmont. (Matt Gade/Republic)play button
Delmont shows its strength
May 10, 2016 - 9:11pm
May 7, 2016
On May 10 it will be one year since a tornado came through and hit the west end of the town of Delmont. The damage from the tornado caused damage to many homes and left debris across town. While some homes have been rebuilt, completely replaced and some are still having work done, others have been completely removed and lots sit empty. On  Tuesday the residents of the town will be holding several activities to mark the one year anniversary of the tornado. (Republic photo illustration)
Delmont's year of healing
May 7, 2016 - 9:36am
April 26, 2016
Todd Heitkamp, warning coordination meteorologist for the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls, speaks Monday to attendees of the Severe Weather Awareness class at Mitchell Technical Institute. (Evan Hendershot/Republic)
Meteorologist: Safety first for weather spotters
April 26, 2016 - 8:10am
Head Trustee Jim Kaufman tries to read the broken pieces of the stone sign that used to hang above the doors of Zion Lutheran Church on March 24 at his farm in Delmont. The sign, shattered in last year's tornado, says the church's name in German. (Sarah Barclay/Republic)
Celebrating resurrection at Zion Lutheran Church
March 26, 2016 - 8:54am
December 21, 2015
The Wessington Springs American Legion building is pictured on Sunday. After the prior building, located at the same spot, was blown down by a tornado on June 18, 2014, the new building is slated to have its grand opening in March. (Caitlynn Peetz/Republic)
Legion bouncingback in Springs
December 21, 2015 - 9:03am
November 1, 2015
Delmont Fire Chief Elmer Goehring, right, and volunteer firefighter Dwight Brenner, left, present Autumn Lyons, second from left, and Cyrus Lyons, second from right, with a token of gratitude for their donation of a wildland fire rig on Sunday to the department in Delmont. (Evan Hendershot/Republic)
Donation puts Delmont firefighters back on track
November 1, 2015 - 6:35pm
August 14, 2015
Deb Perkins leads Lydia Bucklew and other Delmont children in exercises to help cope with the losses caused by the tornado in May. (Jake Shama/Republic)
Delmont town meeting centers on grief, recovery
August 14, 2015 - 11:17am
August 4, 2015
Man buys damaged landmark Onion House in Delmont to save it
August 4, 2015 - 5:01pm
July 22, 2015
Weather service confirms tornado hit near Grenville
July 22, 2015 - 10:41am