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Pierre Teen Enters Guilty Plea to Second Degree Burglary

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre teen will be sentenced in March for his guilty plea to Second Degree Burglary.  18-year-old Lee Provancial was originally indicted last year for Second Degree Kidnapping, First Degree Burglary and Ingesting Marijuana.  He pleaded not guilty to all three counts.  Police were called to a Pierre home...
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Avera Health Donates $30,000 to Pierre Trail Project

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The City of Pierre received a gift yesterday that will be used to pay for the building of “play pods” along the new multi-purpose trail in northeast Pierre.  Avera Health and Avera St. Mary’s announced at Tuesday’s Pierre City Commission meeting that it would give the city $30,000 for...
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Thune Joins Bipartisan Group of Senators in Calling on President to Approve Keystone XL Pipeline

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) One of the state’s U.S. Senators joined a bipartisan group of U.S. Senators in calling on President Barack Obama to approve the Keystone XL pipeline, now that Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman has okayed a new route through that state.  Republican Senator John Thune signed on to a letter which...
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2013 State Tribal Relations Day Held in Pierre Wednesday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Wednesday brought the 2013 State-Tribal Relations Day to Pierre.  The focus of this year’s event was tribal housing needs and initiatives.  A tribal listening session was held at the Matthew Training Center Wednesday morning.  Later in the Capitol rotunda, Governor Dennis Daugaard offered a welcome; there were comments by...
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