More than two dozen people were evacuated as a wildfire swept through the southwestern North Dakota town of Bucyrus. No major injuries were reported in the Wednesday fire, but authorities say there is little left of the town. A shelter was set up in the nearby town of Hettinger for people left homeless.
McGovern remains in care at the Dougherty Hospice House in Sioux Falls, where he was admitted to Monday October 15. According to a release from Avera Health, McGovern is surrounded by his loving family and close friends.
One of two adults arrested after a 2-year-old girl was found dead in their Wagner home has pleaded guilty to drug charges. Taylor Cournoyer pleaded guilty to possession of methamphetamine and keeping a place for use or sale of drugs. He also admitted to being a habitual offender, which exposes him to an elevated prison sentence of 25 years.