National Weather Service Logo

NWS Says Pierre/Fort Pierre Gets Five Inches of Snow from Saturday Evening Into Sunday

ABERDEEN, S.D. – (DRG News) The start of the new work week brings digging out for many South Dakota residents, as a storm left varying amounts of snow across the state this weekend.  The National Weather Service says Pierre/Fort Pierre received five inches of snow.  Scott Doering with the Weather Service in Aberdeen says...
Keep Reading »
U.S. Attorney Logo

Winner Man Pleads Guilty to Assault with a Dangerous Weapon

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Winner man pleaded guilty to Assault with a Dangerous Weapon in federal court last week.  20-year-old Darius Two Eagle appeared before U.S. District Judge Roberto Lange and entered the plea to the charge-which was leveled after an incident last October when Two Eagle assaulted a victim with a...
Keep Reading »
Pierre Fire Department Logo

PFD Called to Report of Fire at Pierre Trailer Home This Morning

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Fire Department spent about 45 minutes at a trailer home in east Pierre this morning.  Firefighters were dispatched to 106 Lakeview Court this morning about 7:45 a.m. according to Deputy Fire Chief Ian Paul.  On arrival, he says smoke was spotted on the outside of the trailer-coming...
Keep Reading »
Safe Travel USA Map of SD on January 11,2013

Roads in the Dakotas Reopening After Weekend Blizzard

FARGO, N.D. (AP) – Interstates that were shut down by a blizzard in the eastern Dakotas have nearly all reopened. Interstate 29 reopened Monday afternoon between Watertown, S.D. and the North Dakota border. It remains closed from the border to Fargo, N.D. It earlier reopened between Watertown and Sioux Falls to the south and...
Keep Reading »