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Boy Dances Through Cancer Battle

Nine Year Old Performs In "Coppelia" Despite Going Through Chemotherapy Treatments

Samuel Miller Denton, 9, has battled Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia since he was twenty-two month old. Dancing, particularly ballet is what Sammy yearns to do. His mother, Kelly, said it’s also his inspiration. “That’s his motivation. That’s what keeps him going,” said Denton. Since Christmas Eve, he has had his eyes set on a performance in Sioux Falls this weekend. “Coppelia,”…

Sioux Falls Fire Teams Up With Santa On Christmas Eve

Deliver Presents To Several Medical Care Facilities In Sioux Falls

On Christmas Eve, a fire truck pulled up to Sanford Children’s Hospital. On Saturday, however, it was acting as a reindeer-less sleigh. Sioux Falls Fire Rescue delivered Santa and presents to Sanford, Avera Health, and Lifescape among other facilities on Christmas Eve. They planned a surprise to patients who had to spend their holiday in a hospital. One such patient…