User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


23° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

KELOLAND.com | Sioux Falls News & Weather, South Dakota News & Weather, Minnesota and Iowa News

[0] My Saved Articles
Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Gov. Daugaard Activates National Guard

June 18, 2014, 1:44 PM

Gov. Daugaard Activates National Guard
Courtesy: South Dakota National Guard

RAPID CITY, SD -

Over 120 Soldiers from the South Dakota National Guard have been activated in response to the flooding in southeast South Dakota.

The Soldiers have been assigned to assist state and local emergency management with the rise in water levels along the Big Sioux River.

Currently, the National Guard is moving personnel, equipment and dump trucks to Union County as they assist with levee construction. They will also help with rescue, evacuation and sandbagging, if needed.

Early Tuesday morning Governor Daugaard declared a state of emergency and established an Emergency Operations Center. The EOC and National Guard will work together to coordinate levels of response.

Previous Story

Next Story


Comments







 
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View weather

You may also like

Former KELO Newsman Covering Buffalo Snowstorm

11/19/2014 6:00 PM

The weather in KELOLAND is nothing compared to what people are dealing with in the northeast.

Full Story | Watch
Watching The Wind And Snow For Monday

11/22/2014 10:00 PM

The temperatures will come crashing down on Monday

Full Story | Watch
Storm Center Update: Tuesday Midday

11/25/2014 12:47 PM

A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for northeast KELOLAND tonight

Full Story
Storm Center Update - Tuesday PM

11/25/2014 4:05 PM

two to four inches of snow by Wednesday morning

Full Story
Storm Center Update- Tuesday AM

11/25/2014 5:24 AM

Winter weather advisories have been posted for both Aberdeen and Watertown where 2-4” of snow will be possible through tonight.

Full Story


Events