New software brings efficiencies to ambulance service

By Travis Gulbrandson A computer program recently acquired by the Vermillion-Clay County EMS Department promises to save its technicians a lot of time when they fill out reports and access information. Members of the Vermillion City Council learned about the program during their special meeting Tuesday afternoon. “The computer … Read Article

NMM and NPR will join forces for ‘From the Top’ taping

By Travis Gulbrandson The National Music Museum (NMM) will be kicking off its 40th anniversary with the help of a nationally-syndicated radio program. On Sept. 15 at 3 p.m., NPR’s “From the Top” will tape a program in the Aalfs Auditorium using several instruments borrowed from the museum. “The … Read Article

Sobriety checkpoint nets 25 DUI arrests

A sobriety checkpoint on interstate highways in Sioux Falls resulted in 25 DUI arrests on Friday night, Aug. 30. The South Dakota Highway Patrol coordinated the high-visibility checkpoint, working with the Sioux Falls Police Department, Minnehaha County Sheriff’s Office and Minnehaha County Emergency Management. A total of 2,316 vehicles went … Read Article