Stuffed Animal Bear

MOPS Toy Drive Needs More Toy Donations

  PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A local organization is asking for assistance today in gathering more toys for a Toy Drive.  The Mothers of Pre Schoolers or MOPS group is once again holding its annual Toy Drive.  Yesterday, organizer Jenn Oedekoven said the Toy Drive began getting low on toys.  The giveaway is...
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Mobridge Woman Arrested For Allegedly Stealing at Least $3,000 in Items from Pierre Stores

  PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Mobridge woman was arrested on allegations that she stole more than $3,000 worth of merchandise from at least five Pierre area businesses.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says the case began when theft prevention workers at Wal-Mart reportedly noted Taylor Gullickson shoplifting items at the store.  Blemaster...
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Major Pipeline Among Ideas for Aiding Arid West

  ST. LOUIS (AP) – Drought-stricken Midwestern states are already squabbling over rights to water in the region’s rivers. Now, the fight could be intensified by a new idea for diverting water from the Missouri River to help seven arid states in the West. A new federal-state study of western water needs includes an...
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PFD Wrapping Up Busy Fire Year-Higher Number of Structure Fire Calls in 2012

  PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Fire Department is wrapping up a year that included a higher than normal number of structure fires.  Pierre Fire Chief Bill Alexander says there have been six structure fires so far this year-which is more than the average of 1-2 per year. As for the number...
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