State vet estimates storm killed 15-30K livestock

October 17, 2013 at 5:46 pm in Uncategorized

By Chet Brokaw

PIERRE (AP) — State Veterinarian Dustin Oedekoven said Thursday he now estimates that 15,000 to 30,000 cattle died in the early autumn blizzard that buried western South Dakota in snow nearly two weeks ago.

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