50 Years After F4 Tornado Devastated Outing, Town Still Bears ScarsAccording to the National Weather Service, it was nearly a mile and a half wide with sustained winds up to 260 miles per hour. In all, 12 people lost their lives; another 70 were injured.
Woman Remembers Being Swept Away By F4 Tornado That Killed 12 In 1969"Like a rug got pulled out from under us. You're jerked and you're moving at a high speed and you know you've been picked up by a tornado."
S.D. Sports Journalist Pens Book On 1969 VikingsA Sioux Falls sports journalist has authored a book on the first Minnesota Vikings team to go to the Super Bowl, which happened in the last year of the old National Football League before pro football's biggest merger.