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January 2, 2020
South Dakota cities rack up record precipitation totals in 2019
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — An unprecedented wet year in South Dakota came through in the year-end facts and figures, according to the National Weather...
January 2, 2020 - 5:13pm
November 15, 2019
Southeastern Minn. woman charged with embezzling public money
CANTON, Minn. — A former Canton official has been charged with embezzlement and other felonies after authorities say she stole more than $100,000...
November 15, 2019 - 5:28pm
October 10, 2018
Aberdeen man who was standing in middle of SD highway dies when hit by car
CANTON, S.D. — A 73-year-old Aberdeen man who was standing in the middle of a highway in the southeast South Dakota town of Canton has died...
October 10, 2018 - 2:56pm
November 30, 2017
Update: Man gets 45 years in prison for cutting off pregnant ex-girlfriend's nipples
CANTON, S.D. -- A 45-year-old Sioux Falls man who cut off his pregnant ex-girlfriend’s nipples with a scissors will spend much more time in...
November 30, 2017 - 4:20pm
June 15, 2013
Suspect hurt during chase in Iowa, SD
CANTON (AP) -- A suspect has been taken to a hospital with what authorities say are minor injuries after a police chase that started in Iowa and ended in South Dakota. The Thursday night chase cut a path through Lyon and Sioux Counties in Iowa and ended when the suspect crashed...
June 15, 2013 - 8:23am
June 7, 2013
Canton company pledges $100K for aquatic center
CANTON (AP) -- A philanthropic arm of Canton-based engine cooling systems company Adams Thermal Systems is giving $100,000 to the town's aquatic center. KELO television reports that ATS Cares has pledged $100,000 to the Make Waves Campaign for the Canton Aquatic Center. Adams Thermal...
June 7, 2013 - 2:39pm
June 4, 2013
Canton doctor president of SD Medical Association
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Dr. Daniel J. Heinemann of Canton is the new president of the South Dakota State Medical Association. Heinemann succeeds Dr. Robert Allison of Pierre as head of the association of physicians and medical students. Heinemann is a chief medical officer for Sanford...
June 4, 2013 - 7:25am
May 28, 2013
Teenager rescued from rushing South Dakota creek
CANTON (AP) -- A 17-year-old boy had to be rescued when he fell into a rushing creek after heavy rains in southeastern South Dakota. John Lems tells KELO-TV that he was at his Canton home when two teenagers approached him late Monday afternoon and said they needed a rope to save...
May 28, 2013 - 12:25pm
5-year-old boy rescued from burning truck in Canton
CANTON (AP) -- Authorities say a man rescued his 5-year-old grandson from a burning truck at a gas station near Canton in southeastern South Dakota. The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office says the man was inside paying for fuel when he noticed his truck was on fire. KELO-TV reported...
April 28, 2013 - 11:28pm
March 8, 2013
Canton man wins $50K in scratch ticket game
PIERRE (AP) -- A Canton man has claimed a $50,000 Hot Hand Hold 'Em jackpot. South Dakota lottery officials say Devin Cornelius purchased his $5 winning scratch ticket at a gas station in Canton. The odds of winning it are one in about 123,000.
March 8, 2013 - 2:49pm
February 4, 2013
2 Wild Card 2 tickets sold in SD each worth $6K
PIERRE (AP) -- A Wild Card 2 ticket sold in Pierre is worth $6,001 in Saturday's drawing and another sold in Canton is worth $6,000. South Dakota lottery officials say each of the two tickets matched all five white ball numbers but missed the Wild Card to win the game's $6,000 second...
February 4, 2013 - 5:20pm
November 19, 2012
Sanford Health upgrading hospital in Canton
CANTON (AP) -- Sanford Health is investing about $5 million in upgrades at its hospital in Canton that serves southeastern South Dakota and northwestern Iowa. The Canton Inwood Area Health Foundation is contributing $1.5 million to the project at Canton-Inwood Memorial Hospital,...
November 19, 2012 - 7:35pm
October 26, 2012
Canton officer attacked during stop back at work
CANTON (AP) -- The assistant police chief in Canton is back on the job a week after authorities say he was attacked during a routine traffic stop. Dave Jacobs suffered a broken nose, scrapes and bruises in the Oct. 17 incident.
October 26, 2012 - 5:43pm
October 4, 2012
Canton school janitor faces child porn charges
CANTON (AP) -- A high school janitor in southeastern South Dakota is accused of possessing child pornography. Sixty-two-year-old Neil Chaon, of Canton, faces two felony counts that could send him to prison for up to 20 years if he is convicted. Prosecutor Thomas Wollman says the...
October 4, 2012 - 8:52am
August 22, 2012
Adams Thermal Systems CEO defends company
CANTON (AP) -- The head of a South Dakota business cited for 51 alleged safety and health violations says the government has ignored all of the good things the company has done. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is proposing to fine Adams Thermal Systems $225,000...
August 22, 2012 - 12:49pm