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South Dakota National Guard responds to Wessington Springs

by Mark Brown

The South Dakota town ofWessington Springs took a direct hit by a Tornado last night.

MajorMajor Anthony Deiss, Public Affairs Officer, South Dakota National Guard told Greg Belfrage, that about 100 soldiers were dispatched to the disaster area with about 70 more to follow.

Their mission is security and to help clear debris to so vehicles can get up and down the streets.

Deiss said this is our favorite mission; helping people who can't help themselves.