Clay County Sheriff’s Press Briefing 12/15/13 14:25 – A caller reported someone has been trespassing on his land to hunt. A blind was found but the hunter was not present. The information was shared with the GFP conservation officer. 12/15/13 16:08 – A patient was transported to the Human Services … Read Article
Cases Disposed 12/13-19/2013 Adam Nathan Campbell Thoseby, 901 Rose St. #269d, Vermillion; Municipal speeding, $59.00 plus costs Abraham R. Hernandez, 3200 Meadow Ave. #205, Sioux Falls; No drivers license, $54.00 plus costs Beth Anne Lidhout, 1656 Hightree Dr. SW, Byron Center, MI; Speeding on a state highway, $39.00 plus costs … Read Article
Be prepared for flu season By Lindsay Hadlock, Community Food Policy Field Specialist, SDSU Extension According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (www.flu.gov), approximately 5-20% of individuals in the United States are sickened with the flu each year. The flu is a highly contagious respiratory illness that … Read Article
Learn from the Indians By Richard P. Holm MD In 1735, John Wesley visited Savannah in the Province of Georgia in the American Colonies, and gave an account of the Native Americans as the perfect example of health. He described this as mostly due to their lean diet and their … Read Article
The Challenge of Signing Up for Obamacare By Trudy Lieberman, Rural Health News Service Buying health insurance is tough enough for anyone. It’s hard to slog through the terminology. You have to ponder the unknowns about next year’s illnesses and make your best guess about the coverage you’ll need. Add … Read Article
Vermillion Police Press Briefing Excerpts 12/15/13 00:29 – A caller reported concern for a man who had made statements about being depressed. The caller said the man also had an active warrant for his arrest. Officer searched two different locations and found the man. He was arrested on a Clay … Read Article
Harvey A. Wiens, 90, died Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, at the Tieszen Memorial Home, Marion. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Dec. 28, at 11 a.m. at Salem Zion Mennonite Church (North), 27844 443rd Ave., Freeman, with burial in the church cemetery. Harvey was born on Nov. 24, … Read Article
Ivan “Van” Dale Pierce, 95, of Vermillion, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013, at the Sanford Vermillion Care Center. Ivan was born Aug. 28, 1918, in Volin, to Lewis and Hattie (Johnson) Pierce. He graduated from Vermillion High School and attended the University of South Dakota. On July 17, 1941, … Read Article
Jerry F. Kutilek, 70, of Vermillion, died Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, at Sanford Hospital in Vermillion. Arrangements are pending with the Hansen Funeral Home in Vermillion.
Tate Daniel Hoxeng, Infant son of Brian and Heather (Hessman) Hoxeng passed away Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, at the Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls. Private family services will be held. The Hansen Funeral Home in Vermillion is handling the arrangements.