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Murdo Man Indicted in Federal Court for Firearm Offenses

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Murdo man has been indicted in federal court for two counts of “Firearm Offenses”.    41-year-old Shaun Sporrer is charged for an incident that occurred in March in Murdo.  Federal court papers say the charges are the result of Sporrer unlawfully possessing a stolen firearm; namely a Smith and...
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Clinic Fundraiser Coming Up Later This Month in Kennebec

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A fundraiser is planned in just over a week that will help to improve health care in Kennebec.  A Kennebec bank is organizing the event, which will be April 13.   About $30,000 is needed to reach the community’s goal of $100,000.  Money that is raised will be used to...
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Forest Service Sets Meeting to Talk About Fire

LEMMON, S.D. (AP) – The U.S. Forest Service has scheduled a public meeting to talk about a grassland fire in the western Dakotas that spread during a prescribed burn. The meeting is set for 4 p.m. Saturday at the North Dakota State University research center in Hettinger, N.D. Forest Service officials say they will...
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Man Arrested for Allegedly Trying to Take More Than $1,000 in Items from Pierre Store

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A man was arrested yesterday after authorities say he tried to take more than $1,000 in merchandise from Pierre’s Walmart store.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says officers were called Thursday evening about 6:00 p.m. to the report that someone was trying to leave with a shopping cart that...
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