Pigs Perish in Building Fire at Christensen Farms Site Sunday

PIERRE, S.D. - (DRG News) Hundreds of hogs housed in a building at a commercial pig farm near Pierre perished in a fire that was reported Sunday morning.  The Pierre Rural Fire Department’s Sean Kruger says the fire was reported by a passerby just after six Sunday morning at Christensen Farms, about 6-7 miles northeast...
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Mayer Honored as SD Prosecutor of the Year

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Deputy Attorney General Robert Mayer has been honored as South Dakota’s prosecutor of the year. The South Dakota State’s Attorneys Association has given the award annually since 2002. Attorney General Marty Jackley says Mayer has been prosecuting crime for more than 30 years throughout the state and has worked tirelessly...
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NTSB Issues Preliminary Report on Fatal Plane Crash Near Highmore

UNDATED – (DRG News) The NTSB has issued a preliminary report on last Sunday’s fatal airplane crash near Highmore.  A Piper PA-32R fixed wing single engine plane was destroyed when it impacted the blade of a wind turbine at a wind farm south of Highmore.  The National Transportation Safety Board report says the crash...
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SD Board: Deer Down, Geese Up for Hunting Season

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Game Fish and Parks Commission has approved new land acquisition and discussed other steps to support habitats and rebuild populations for some of the state’s wild game. The commission granted approval for the state to acquire 165 acres of land, most of which is in northwest Moody...
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