Minnehaha County Emergency Manager Lynn DeYoung told KSFY News 43-year-old Jeff Thumma died from a lack of oxygen to the brain that could have been complicated by a heart condition. DeYoung said Thumma, who was an experienced diver, was taking part in a training exercise July 10 at a Sioux Falls park when he tugged at a safety rope four times to signal an emergency.
KSFY, Thu, Sep 18 2014 @ 06:12 PM
The death of an inmate who was serving a life sentence for murder at the State Penitentiary in Sioux Falls has been ruled a homicide, law enforcement officials announced Monday. Kent Davidson, the 37-year-old inmate whose body was found in his cell last week, died from strangulation and asphyxia, according to his death certificate filed Monday.
Star Tribune, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 07:56 PM
A death certificate filed with the Minnehaha County Coroner's Office lists the death of a South Dakota prison inmate as a homicide. Thirty-seven-year-old Kent Davidson was found dead in his prison cell last Monday.
KDLT-TV Sioux Falls, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 01:14 PM
If you were near the Minnehaha County Courthouse today, you may have seen some wild outfits, red noses, and people riding very small bikes. A crowd gathered near the administration building to cheer on a group of Minnehaha County employees, who volunteered to dress up as clowns and race bikes for the 5th annual Clown Bike Races.
KDLT-TV Sioux Falls, Thu, Sep 18 2014 @ 06:17 PM
Sioux Falls city officials are back from a trip up north, and brought with them some ideas for the city. Mayor Mike Huether announced some changes he'd like to see in Sioux Falls, after visiting fellow-boom town Williston, North Dakota.
KELO-TV Sioux Falls, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 06:07 PM
The auction will start at 9 a.m. on September 20 at the street maintenance facility at 1000 East Chambers Street, officials say. A variety of items will be sold such as electronics, tools, office furniture, plus many general surplus items and police unclaimed and confiscated property.
KSFY, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 03:00 AM