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Concrete artist moving to Volga

VOLGA - A concrete business will come to downtown Volga in 2018, and the concrete work made by owner Chad Guthmiller is nothing short of art. The business, called Artisan Concrete Concepts, plans to break ground on a new facility (now a vacant lot) in spring 2018. Guthmiller plans on a six-month bui

BROOKINGS REGISTER - 2017-11-20 16:54:42

Aurora Co. Courthouse renovation off to slow start

PLANKINTON - Slow and steady is the motto for a renovation to the Aurora County Courthouse. In April, the Aurora County Commission approved a $1.9 million project for the courthouse, which will include a major overhaul to the building's accessibility for people with disabilities and heating and cool


MHS musicians join Augustana festival

Seven musicians from Madison High School participated in the Augustana Band Festival held Nov. 10-11 at the Sioux Falls university. According to Nicole Decker, MHS band director, the festival included students from across the state who were selected through a nomination process. "First, the students

DAILYLEADEREXTRA.COM - 2017-11-20 23:12:00

DSU files suit against Stratton Group

The university says it agreed in January to pay the Stratton Group $20,000 for a sponsorship of Sioux Falls Startup Week, an event that was scheduled for April 24-28 but never occurred, according to state court filings in Lake County. The university paid the Stratton Group the first installment of $

DAILYLEADEREXTRA.COM - 2017-11-20 23:04:00

Madison commissioners consider new vicious dog ordinance

Madison city officials are planning to add more bite to a municipal ordinance that deals with vicious dogs. During Monday's city commission meeting, the commissioners heard the first reading of an addition to Madison's vicious-dog ordinance that would allow city authorities to destroy a canine that

DAILYLEADEREXTRA.COM - 2017-11-21 05:49:00

Death notice for Kaye Lokken

Kaye Marie Lokken, 63, Bonduel, Wis., died Friday, Nov. 17, 2017 at her home following a decline in health. A memorial service will be held Friday, Dec. 8 at 2 p.m. at Bethany Lutheran Church in Arco. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church. She is the daughter of Eloise

PIPESTONESTAR.COM - 2017-11-20 16:29:20

#SDVolleyball17: Chester claims 27th win with third-place finish

1st: No. 1 Northwestern vs. No. 3 Warner, in progress 3rd: No. 2 Chester Area def. No. 5 Herreid/Selby Area, 23-25, 25-21, 26-24, 27-25 - Not unlike the first two matches of the day, the third-place match in Class B needed just four sets to be decided with No. 2 Chester claiming three hard-earned se


Quilt documentary premieres this week

Dell Rapids quilt historian Mary Fitzgerald will be featured on a South Dakota Public Broadcasting documentary that premieres this week. "Points of Pride: South Dakota's Quilting Heritage," will air at 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 25, on SDPB1. The documentary is also slated to air at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 2

ARGUS LEADER - 2017-11-21 05:08:38

Several Lexington homes damaged in multiple shootings

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Lexington police are investigating a series of shootings that damaged multiple homes overnight. The first shooting was reported around 11:15 Sunday night on Hanna Place. A home and two vehicles in the driveway were struck by bullets. Police said three people were inside the home at

FOXLEXINGTON.COM - 2017-11-20 20:42:53

Chris Bailey's Forecast | Two cold fronts for the long holiday weekend

We have two cold fronts on the way for our long Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Gusty winds will be with us on Tuesday with temps in the low 50s. The first front arrives Tuesday night with colder air for Wednesday. Highs on Wednesday will be in the upper 30s and low 50s. Gusty winds make it feel colde

WKYT 27 - 2017-11-20 21:30:00

Man sentenced in deadly DUI crash seeks bond; request denied by judge

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT)- A man who pleaded guilty to manslaughter in a crash that killed a National Guard member is appealing his case. On Friday, Michael Poe was sentenced to seven years in prison for the death of National Guard member Nick Rucker. Police say Rucker was a passenger in Poe's vehicle

WKYT 27 - 2017-11-20 23:41:00

Where do the drugs go? No law for Ky coroners leaves concern

RICHMOND, Ky. (WKYT) - What are coroners expected to do with legal drugs after investigating a death? Even county coroners don't know. There is a Kentucky law that says coroners are entitled to take in their possession any evidence or anything or anything they believe contributes to cause and manne

WKYT 27 - 2017-11-21 00:40:00

EF-1 tornado confirmed in Kentucky

TAYLOR COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT)- Officials say storms on Saturday produced an EF-1 tornado in Taylor County. Officials with the Taylor County Office of Emergency Management say the tornado was an EF-1. According to drone footage, it traveled through fields in rural Taylor County. Officials are still in

WKYT 27 - 2017-11-21 02:57:00

Man arrested after stolen items from Harrison, Scott counties found in Laurel County

SCOTT COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - A Scott County man is in jail after investigators say he stole items from Scott and Harrison counties, then took the items to Laurel County to sell them. According to his arrest citation, Ronald Burke told investigators that he and another person went out to Muddy Ford Roa

WKYT 27 - 2017-11-21 05:23:00

Rep. Jeff Hoover describes health scare as 'light heart attack'

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - State Representative and former House Speaker Jeff Hoover says he believes he had a 'light heart attack' when he was hospitalized recently. Hoover says he spent three days and two nights in a hospital due to his health problems. "First, I truly thank God for the disruption a

WKYT 27 - 2017-11-21 04:20:00

After busy wildfire season in 2016, officials hope 2017 remains calm

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WKYT) - Last November, Kentucky saw one of its worst fire seasons on record. The Kentucky Department of Forestry says this year's season has been nearly the opposite. During the Fall of 2016, Kentucky received less than 4" of rain over a three month period, which ranked as the 6th dr

WKYT 27 - 2017-11-21 00:16:00

Edwardsville Fire Department responds to two back-to-back fire calls

The Edwardsville Fire Department responded as mutual aid to two back-to-back fire calls Saturday, Nov. 18, in the afternoon. The first call came in at approximately 4:22 p.m. for assistance on a single family residential fire in the 200 block of East Lorena Avenue in Wood River. The department heade

THEINTELLIGENCER.COM - 2017-11-20 21:24:28

Our Past: University Center cost $7 million

The University Center at Edwardsville just minutes from Alton was a $7 million 220,000 square-foot "hearthstone" of activity for the campus which was planned for the use of 20,000 students at one of the fastest-growing campuses in the nation. The Program Council provided a broad program of entertain

TELEGRAPH - 2017-11-20 19:38:55

Madison County farmer alleges hail damage claim was partially denied

EDWARDSVILLE - A Madison County farmer alleges hail damage to his property was not fully covered by his insurance policy. Kent Bohnenstiehl, doing business as Bohnenstiehl Farms, filed a complaint on Nov. 15 in the Madison County Circuit Court against Chris Straub, JW Insurance Group LLC and Heartla

MADISON COUNTY RECORD - 2017-11-20 17:02:59

Negligence suit filed against Alton Memorial, doctors over man's care

EDWARDSVILLE - A Bethalto woman alleges a patient's medical condition was not responded to in an immediate fashion, leading to his death. Ruthann Hellemeyer, personal representative of the estate of David Hellemeyer, deceased, filed a complaint on Nov. 13 in the Madison County Circuit Court against

MADISON COUNTY RECORD - 2017-11-20 16:57:42