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Ramona Man Injured Saturday Morning

A Ramona man is injured in a weekend accident. The Brookings County Sheriff’s Office reports 22-year old Primitivo Martinez was driving westbound on Highway 13 early Saturday morning when his vehicle left the roadway and hit a field approach. The Sherriff’s office and Elkton ambulance responded to the scene, and Martinez was transported to the Brookings Hospital Emergency Room for treatment of unknown injuries.
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Car Accident Damages Construction Equipment

A car accident damages several pieces of construction equipment. It was reported to the Brookings County Sheriff’s Office Monday night, shortly after 10:30. Sheriff’s deputies met with 21-year old Jamison Stein of Volga, who was already at the Brookings Hospital Emergency Room for treatment of injuries. The Sheriff’s office says Stein had been involved in an accident on the 1200 block of Sixth Street in Volga when his vehicle left the roadway and impacted several pieces of construction equipment. The Sheriff’s office describes the damage to Stein’s vehicle as “disabling,” and says a damage estimate to the construction equipment is still underway.
VOLGA, SD
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Update on large Elkton fire

BROOKINGS, S.D. (KELO.com) — A costly fire in Brookings County Wednesday afternoon was fought by seven area fire departments. The sheriff’s department says a fire broke out just after 2:00 p.m. at 48312 216th Street, which is just a few miles northwest of Elkton. Fire departments from Aurora,...
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NEW: Seven fire departments battle million dollar fire near Elkton

BROOKINGS, S.D.–A costly fire in Brookings County Wednesday afternoon that was fought by seven area fire departments. The sheriff’s department says a fire broke out just after 2:00 p.m. at 48312 216th Street, which is just a few miles northwest of Elkton. Fire departments from Aurora, Elkton, White,...
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Seven fire departments respond to Brookings County fire

A costly fire in Brookings County Wednesday afternoon that was fought by seven area fire departments. The sheriff’s department says a fire broke out just after 2:00 p.m. at 48312 216th Street, which just a few miles northwest of Elkton. Fire departments from Aurora, Elkton, White, Bruce Volga, Sinai...
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Active COVID-19 cases increase

Active cases of COVID-19 have increased in the state, according to the weekly report provided by the state Department of Health. As of Wednesday, there were just more than 31-hundred active COVID-19 cases. The state reported two additional COVID-19 deaths as well, bringing the overall total to 2938 since the start of the pandemic. Fifty-three people were hospitalized with COVID-19 as of Wednesday.
LAKE COUNTY, SD
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Shop Building Fires

Fire destroys two shop buildings at a rural residence in Brookings County. It happened Wednesday afternoon shortly after two o’clock at 48312 216th Street. The Brookings County Sheriff’s Office and other emergency units responded to a reported fire. Two shop buildings were found fully engulfed but unoccupied. The Sherriff’s office reports damage to one of the buildings at $150,000 and damage to the second at $500,000. Additionally, a tractor, a sprayer, and a Polaris Razor were damaged. The Sheriff’s office estimates the total value of damaged objects at $1.2 million.
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Notice of Adoption: Ordinance 2022-03

ORDINANCE #2022-03: AN ORDINANCE AMENDING 2007-02 REVISED SUBDIVISION ORDINANCE FOR BROOKINGS COUNTY, SOUTH DAKOTA, AND PROVIDING FOR THE ADMINISTRATION, ENFORCEMENT, AND AMENDMENT THEREOF, PURSUANT TO SDCL 11-2, AND AMENDMENTS THEREOF. Notice is hereby given that Ordinance #2022-03, an ordinance amending 2007-02 Revised Subdivision ordinance for Brookings County, South Dakota, and...
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Notice of Public Hearing: Ordinance 2022-04

Ordinance 2022-04: An Ordinance Authorizing Rezoning of “Portion of Outlot 15 of Outlots 15-16-17-18 inclusive of W ½ S ½ NE ¼ of Section 11, T109N, R50W (Medary Township),” that portion of Outlot 15 to be Rezoned will be known as “Lot A of Outlot 15 in the W ½ of the S ½ of the NE ¼ of Section 11, T109N, R50W of the 5th P.M., Brookings County, South Dakota.”
BROOKINGS, SD
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Big controversy at little country church

BROOKINGS COUNTY, S.D. (KELO) — For Norwegian settlers along the South Dakota/Minnesota border, it was the center of society. But now, a little country church has become the center of controversy. Nearly 150 years ago the first Norwegian pastor in the U.S. formed the Singsaas church, named after the...
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