Wall Lake

Keeping The Water ‘Dry’

Game, Fish and Parks officers are combating boating under the influence

WALL LAKE, S.D. – Drinking alcohol while boating continues to be a dangerous issue statewide. In the last two years, two people have drowned in South Dakota on the 4th of July weekend in incidents involving alcohol. So this year, conservation officers are taking a preventative approach. Even though Fourth of July falls on a Tuesday this year, many still…

Camp Counselor Averts Tragedy At Wall Lake With Safety Measures

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Authorities say a camp counselor averted tragedy thanks to safety measures and a quick response. The woman was with a group of campers from a local organization this morning at Wall Lake. Authorities say the counselor was kayaking when she went missing around 11:45 a.m. and that others in the group called 911 right away. The…