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Iowa News: Gov. Reynolds issues disaster proclamation

DES MOINES, Iowa (STL.News) – Gov. Kim Reynolds issued a disaster proclamation today for the State of Iowa in response to flooding and severe weather beginning March 13th and continuing. Earlier today, she activated Iowa’s State Emergency Operations Center to coordinate the response to Iowa’s flooding. The Iowa Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management (HSEMD) along … Continue reading Iowa News: Gov. Reynolds issues disaster proclamation

HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan | Canada town gets new shock with dead player misidentified

HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan | April 9, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)— Families and friends already stunned by the deaths of 15 players and team personnel for Humboldt’s youth hockey club got a new shock Monday when authorities announced that one of the dead had been misidentified. The Ministry of Justice for Saskatchewan province said the mistake occurred partly because … Continue reading HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan | Canada town gets new shock with dead player misidentified

HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan  | Canadian officials say body in bus crash misidentified

HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan  | April 9, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) Saskatchewan’s Ministry of Justice says one of the deceased in the crash that killed 15 people en route to a hockey playoff game was misidentified. The ministry says the body of Parker Tobin was mistaken for that of Xavier Labelle. It says Labelle is injured but alive, and … Continue reading HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan  | Canadian officials say body in bus crash misidentified

HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan | Canada town grieves after road crash decimates youth team

HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan | April 8, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) This shattered town mourned its revered local youth hockey team, trying to come to grips with a devastating highway accident that killed 15 players and team personnel and injured the other 14 people on their bus. People filed into the team’s home arena Sunday night for a vigil, … Continue reading HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan | Canada town grieves after road crash decimates youth team

HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan | Canada town’s arena focus of mourning after crash kills 15

HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan | April 8, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)The people of this small town grieved at their hockey arena Sunday, laying flowers and jerseys in a makeshift memorial at the entrance and later gathering inside to mourn the deaths of 15 people when a semi-trailer slammed into the bus carrying the local youth hockey team. The 14 … Continue reading HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan | Canada town’s arena focus of mourning after crash kills 15

HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan | Canadian town mourns 15 killed when truck, team bus collide

HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan | April 8, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) A hockey arena became the epicenter of grief for a small Canadian town Sunday as friends, relatives and those who housed members of a youth hockey team gathered to mourn 15 people killed when a semi-trailer slammed into the team’s bus. Fourteen were also injured, some critically, in … Continue reading HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan | Canadian town mourns 15 killed when truck, team bus collide

HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan | Hockey bus crash victims include respected coach, captain

HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan | April 8, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) Junior hockey players and others were en route to a crucial playoff game on Friday when a tractor-trailer slammed into their chartered bus, killing 15 and sending shock waves through a small Canadian town. The dead include the son of a former NHL player, the team’s captain, head … Continue reading HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan | Hockey bus crash victims include respected coach, captain

HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan | Canada reels: 15 die when truck, hockey team bus collide

HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan | April 7, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)  A semi-trailer slammed into a bus carrying a youth hockey team in western Canada, killing 15 people and injuring 14 in a catastrophic collision that left a country and its national sport heartbroken. The crash sent shockwaves through the team’s small hometown. Canadians were moved to tears on … Continue reading HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan | Canada reels: 15 die when truck, hockey team bus collide