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A 22-year-old Woonsocket woman was killed Saturday in a motorcycle crash on state Highway 38 east of Mitchell. Jordan Dawn Hanson was a passenger on a 2000 Harley Davidson motorcycle heading east on Highway 38, driven by 19-year-old Sean Millard Baas, of Alexandria.
Avera Med Aide Online Training Solutions is currently offering training for medication aides. Avera Education & Staffing Solutions launched the online training in April. Via online modules, textbook reading and assigned skills activities, students are able to complete 20 hours of instruction to be eligible for course completion. As part of the 20-hour course, students also complete two unit exams, a one-hour online laboratory, a three-hour one-to-one skills performance evaluation and a proctored online final exam.
PIERRE -- Secretary of State Jason Gant announced customers may now obtain a Certificate of Good Standing online through the secretary of state's website. Previously, a customer would have to submit a request for a Certificate of Good Standing in writing to the secretary of state's office and receive the certificate via mail. This process typically takes between three and four days. Now, a certificate can be ordered and received through the secretary of state website. "This new online feature allows companies to move at the speed of business.
The Mitchell KOA Campground, located east of Mitchell on Highway 38, is now open for the summer camping season. The Mitchell KOA is one of 485 open-to-the-public KOA campgrounds in the Kampgrounds of America system in the U.S. and Canada. Campers can pick up a new 2014 Edition of the KOA Directory free at any KOA campground. The Directory is a complete travel atlas of every U.S. state and Canadian province, and includes descriptive listings of each KOA campground as well as detailed maps and directions to each location. -- Source: KOA News Service
A girl, Makynzi Laura Wilson, was born on March 18, 2014, to Angela Doering, Mitchell, and Michael Wilson, Sioux Falls, at Avera Queen of Peace Hospital in Mitchell. She joins a brother, Draiden Meyer. Grandparents are Ivan and Leonda Doering, Mitchell.
A Mount Vernon man pleaded guilty Tuesday to sexual exploitation of a minor for videotaping a girl in the shower. Adam Heidinger, 29, entered his plea during court at the Davison County Public Safety Center. Heidinger said he "secretly recorded" the girl in November while she took a shower and the video involved nudity.
The hours of the Mitchell compost drop off site will be changed as of May 5. Hours are now 5 to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday; and 1 to 4 p.m. Saturdays. You may also take leaves and compost free of charge to city of Mitchell Regional Landfill. Hours of the landfill are 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 pm. Monday through Friday; and from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays. For information call 995-8465. -- Source: City of Mitchell
A Mitchell woman is accused of possessing methamphetamine while on probation. Amy Demaranville, 43, admitted to law enforcement last week that she last used meth on April 30, according to court documents. The charge carries a maximum penalty upon conviction of five years in prison and a $10,000 fine. Court documents state law enforcement received a Crimestoppers tip that Demaranville received meth on April 30, so Mitchell Police Division conducted a search of her home.
A man involved in a fatal motorcycle accident Saturday does not have his motorcycle operator's license, according to a state trooper. Sean Baas, 19, of Alexandria, allegedly lost control of the motorcycle he was driving shortly before 7 p.m.
VIBORG — All children ages 6-13 are invited to attend South Dakota Farmers Union's District I & II Summer Camp scheduled for May 27-29, 2014 at Swan Lake Christian Camp near Viborg,. Districts I & II include Bon Homme, Charles Mix, Clay, Douglas, Hutchinson, Lincoln, Turner, Union, Yankton, Aurora, Brule, Buffalo, Davison, Hanson, Jerauld, Lake, McCook, Miner, Minnehaha, Moody, Sanborn.