SD Department of Transportation

SD Officials Reroute Drivers From Flooded Roads

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Heavy rains and flooding have led to the partial closures of major thoroughfares in South Dakota, redirecting tourism and industry traffic. A section of Interstate 29 between Sioux City, Iowa, and Vermillion, South Dakota, has been closed. Crews are working to build up a levee near Exit 4 on the...
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Pierre Man Claims $6,001 Wild Card 2 Prize

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre man claimed his Wild Card 2 prize from last Saturday’s drawing at the Pierre Lottery Office.  The South Dakota Lottery says Dean Stuart matched five of five white ball numbers but missed the Wild Card to pick up the game’s $6,000 second prize.  He also matched one...
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Stained Glass Removal from Barrel Vault March 19, 2014

First Sections of Capitol Stained Glass to Return to Pierre Next Week

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Tomorrow will bring the start of work to return some stained glass panels to the State Capitol Building. Glass pieces from the rotunda, barrel vault and House and Senate chambers have been taken out at various times over the past year for the renovation project. Stained glass taken from...
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Woman Whose Body Was Found Off I-90 Identified

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota authorities have released the name of the woman whose body was found this week off Interstate 90 because they’re investigating the incident as a homicide. The attorney general’s office says 47-year-old Theresa Dashewich was discovered Tuesday in Jackson County. Her last known address was Huber Heights, Ohio. Anyone...
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