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.


60° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

News

[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news

Healthbeat

Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Report: Two SD Cities Among Best In Clean Air

April 30, 2014, 10:07 AM

Report: Two SD Cities Among Best In Clean Air
SIOUX FALLS, SD -

The American Lung Association says two cities in South Dakota are among the best in the nation when it comes to clean air.

The association cited Rapid City and Sioux Falls as among the cleanest cities for ozone pollution. The group says the Rapid City area was ranked as the 10th cleanest metro area in the country for year-round particle pollution.

Ozone is a leading component of smog and comes from vehicle exhaust and solvents. Fine particle pollution comes from burning things such as coal and wood and can cause haze.

The association's report covers a three-year period form 2010-2012.

The group says the state's overall air quality improved over that time.

Previous Story

Next Story




 
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View healthbeat

You may also like

Wanted: Manufacturers For New Medical Pot Program

7/26/2014 12:55 PM

After a long push to legalize medical marijuana, Minnesota's work has begun to put the medicine into patients' hands.

Full Story
Menopause And Your Diet

7/25/2014 6:19 PM

Hot flashes, headaches, nausea and nights sweets are just some of the symptoms women can experience during menopause.

Full Story | Watch
Benefits Of Becoming A Group Fitness Instructor

7/23/2014 6:19 PM

Every week, Anne Boese attends classes led by group fitness instructor and personal trainer, Meghan Glover.

Full Story | Watch
Kids And Screen Time

7/22/2014 6:26 PM

Between TV, video games, tablets, smart phones and laptops, teens have a lot of screen time.  A new survey finds 75 percent of kids spend at leas...

Full Story | Watch
Getting Back On Track

7/21/2014 6:25 PM

We all know it can be easy to get off-track, especially when Friday rolls around.

Full Story | Watch


Events