Local Law Enforcement Agencies Held Alcohol Compliance Checks Friday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Police Department and other law enforcement agencies conducted alcohol compliance checks at businesses in Pierre/Fort Pierre and in rural Hughes County locations last week. Pierre Police Chief Dave Panzer says the checks were done on Friday evening by the Pierre Police Department, Hughes County Sheriff’s Office and...
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Construction Work Underway on Rawlins Library Expansion

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Construction work is in full swing at Rawlins Municipal Library in Pierre. A new addition is being placed on the north side of the building. Library Director Robin Schrupp says barricades were put up around the construction area and work has started on the project. Schrupp says library patrons...
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Severe Weather Awareness Week Being Noted in SD Through Friday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) This week is being noted as Severe Weather Awareness Week; which gives South Dakotans a chance to prepare for the upcoming thunderstorm and tornado season. Dave Hintz, Warning Coordination Meterologist with the National Weather Service in Aberdeen says the week is a good time to brush up on various...
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Rounds Raises About $724K in 1Q, Has $1M on Hand

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Former Gov. Mike Rounds raised about $724,000 during the first three months of 2014 for his campaign for a U.S. Senate seat. Rounds’ Federal Election Commission report shows he spent $868,000 during the quarter ending March 31, with about $517,000 going to media through Sioux Falls-based advertising firm Lawrence...
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