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Faith Receives Grant for Community Storm Shelter

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The City of Faith is receiving a grant it will use to build a multi-use community safe room which will serve as a public shelter against severe storms.  Nicole Prince, Hazard Mitigation Officer for the South Dakota Office of Emergency Management, says the $800,000 grant comes through the Hazard...
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Pierre Man Arrested After Chase That Followed Report of Burglary at Fort Pierre’s Hop Scotch Bar

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre man was taken into custody Saturday after law enforcers were dispatched to the report of a burglary at the Hop Scotch Night Club in Fort Pierre.  Stanley County Sheriff Brad Rathbun says in a press release that officials were called Saturday morning about 8:30 a.m. to...
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Dakotas Reservation Might Get Home-Building Plant

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – A home-building company aiming to supply housing for western North Dakota’s booming oil patch wants to set up shop on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, where jobs are scarce. Rick Downs with ATechBuilder Corp. tells The Bismarck Tribune a home manufacturing facility in Fort Yates could bring up to 45 full-time...
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Storm Dropping More Snow Across South Dakota

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – Another blast of winter is kicking off the work week in South Dakota. The National Weather Service has posted a winter storm warning for the Black Hills, and a winter weather advisory for the rest of the southern two-thirds of the state. Forecasters say up to a foot of...
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