Local

Volunteer Headed To Fire Zone

Photo: clipart.com

Volunteer Headed To Fire Zone

A retired biomedical engineer from Herried (South Dakota) headed out this weekend to Arizona to help those fighting and those impacted by wild fires. Steve Swann, who’s volunteering with the American Red Cross will do a number of jobs out west…

Swann says each Red Cross volunteer is asked to serve a minimum of two weeks when deployed…

Swann has had quite a bit of experience volunteering at disaster scenes…

Swann says the Red  Cross is always looking for donations and those that can volunteer their time to help out.

Recent Headlines

in National

California wildfires threaten thousands of homes

wildfire

Fire crews in the rugged Sierra Nevada region battled against a blaze that has displaced hundreds of residents.

in Agriculture

ACE Backs Senator’s STB ReAuthorization Legislation

grain car 41714

The American Coalition for Ethanol is backing South Dakota Senator John Thune’s Surface Transportation Board Re Authorization Act of 2014…

in Local

Yankton Receives Road Grant

Road Construction

The city of Yankton has been approved for a $500,000 grant from the State Board of Economic Development for a new road.

in Agriculture

Swine Specialist Says Don’t Let Up On PEDV Control

PigPiglets

Just because the weather is changing and the warm conditions of summer have passed doesn’t mean pork producers should lighten…

in Local

School Districts Report Scam

money 20

School districts across the country are reporting a scam that involves fake invoices for language and math books the schools never bought.