Sioux Falls mall Santa loses home, belongings in fire
OKATON, S.D. (AP) — A longtime Santa at a Sioux Falls mall has lost his home and belongings in a fire.
The Murdo Fire Department has set up a GoFundMe page for Dale Buxcel. Buxcel’s home was destroyed by a fire near Okaton in central South Dakota in the early morning of Nov. 10.
Buxcel has been at the Empire Mall for the last 22 years as Santa Claus.
Information from: Argus Leader, http://www.argusleader.com