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Column: A general’s farewell

August 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — I’ve observed many funerals over the last decade in Arlington National Cemetery’s Section 60, where war dead from Iraq and Afghanistan are buried.
Last week I went for what, God willing, was the last.
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Police investigate murder-suicide

May 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Local police are investigating an apparent murder-suicide that took place Friday evening.

The Worthington Police Department received a 911 call at 9:55 p.m. Friday from staff at Crossroads Care Center, located at 965 McMillan St., …continue reading on

Slain victim’s mother tries to ‘go on’

July 13, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Chamberlain woman talks about finding daughter’s body.
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Woman who died in Parkston house fire was art teacher

May 9, 2013 in The Daily Republic

PARKSTON A Parkston woman known for her artfully decorated cakes and enthusiastic personality died Wednesday in a house fire.
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Court rules Alexandria man not entitled to insurance in death of 6-year-old

April 4, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Ex-girlfriend suing for 2007 accident that killed daughter.
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Woman called ‘hero’ after dying in attempt to save toddler killed in Sioux Falls fire

April 3, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Sulmi Siomara Guerra Sandoval, 29, was taking care of two of her five children and babysitting two others Tuesday morning when fire broke on the first floor of the split-level apartment, Police spokesman Sam Clemens said.
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Adult, young child killed in Sioux Falls apartment fire

April 2, 2013 in The Daily Republic

It appeared the adult took three children outside to safety and attempted to go back in for the fourth child.
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Rapid City hotel drowning likely accidental

March 25, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Authorities on Monday identified the victim of the Saturday morning drowning as Jasann Dubray, of Parmalee.
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Young mother’s death stuns family, friends

March 1, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Parome Heng known for her smiling service at Mitchell’s Twin Dragon restaurant.

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Student who lost family told of crash during play

February 27, 2013 in The Daily Republic

ORANGE CITY, Iowa (AP) A college student from Sioux Falls who lost her entire family in a car crash was told about the accident during the intermission of a play at her Iowa school.
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