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Pierre Police Department Reports Handful of Arrests Over the Weekend

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A woman was taken to the Hughes County Jail Sunday after police say that she struck two parked cars with her vehicle and then left the scene.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says it was reported that two vehicles were hit in the 500 block of North Highland Avenue. ...
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Two Men from Pierre and Hot Springs Killed in Corson County Accident Sunday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Two men died in a one vehicle crash that occurred in Corson County yesterday.  The South Dakota Department of Public Safety says the crash occurred just before noon yesterday on 110th Street-two miles west of SD Highway 1806-about 18 miles north and two west of Mobridge.  The DPS says...
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SD Lawmakers Seek Numbers on Workforce Development

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota lawmakers say they need better information on how well state agencies are training and recruiting the workers needed by key industries. Members of the Legislative Planning Committee say there’s no central source of information about workforce development in the state. They say that once lawmakers know what state...
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Fire Destroys Garage Portion of Rural Home Saturday Morning

BLUNT, S.D. – (DRG News) A fire at a rural Hughes County home completely damaged the structure’s garage.  Blunt Fire Department Chief Jan Harkless says the fire was reported early Saturday morning-about 3:20 a.m. at a home on the Korkow Ranch on 206th Street occupied by the family of Misty Korkow Clair.  When firefighters...
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