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FEMA opening disaster recovery centers in six South Dakota counties

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- South Dakota and FEMA are opening Disaster Recovery Centers in Brookings, Moody, Hutchinson, Charles Mix, McCook and Hanson counties, according to a news release from the South Dakota Department of Public Safety.

The centers offer in-person support to individuals and businesses that suffered losses from the severe winter storms and flooding from Sept. 9–26 this year.

Each center will be open for five days.

The centers will offer information about a variety of federal and state disaster recovery resources and aid available from voluntary organizations. All locations except Hutchinson County will be open 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Locations are:

Brookings in Brookings County

Tuesday, Dec. 10 to Saturday, Dec. 14

Brookings Research and Technology Center

809 32nd Ave., Brookings, SD

Flandreau in Moody County

Tuesday, Dec. 17 to Saturday, Dec. 21

Our Savior’s Lutheran Church

505 S. Wind St., Flandreau, SD

Olivet in Hutchinson County

Tuesday, Dec. 10 to Saturday, Dec. 14

Hours: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Tues. – Fri.; and Sat. 9a.m. – 6p.m.

Hutchinson County Courthouse Room 166

201 Mentor St., Olivet, SD

Lake Andes in Charles Mix County

Tuesday, Dec. 17 to Saturday, Dec. 21

County 4-H Building

100 School St., Lake Andes, SD

Salem in McCook County

Tuesday, Dec. 10 to Saturday, Dec. 14

Salem Armory

720 N. Peck St., Salem SD

Alexandria in Hanson County

Tuesday, Dec. 17 to Saturday, Dec. 21

Hanson County Courthouse

720 5th St., Alexandria, SD

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