Braiden McCahren September 5, 2013 (KGFX Photo)

McCahren Trial to be Moved to Tripp County

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A judge ruled yesterday that the trial for a Pierre teen charged in the December 2012 shooting of another local youth will be moved from Hughes County to Tripp County.  17-year-old Braiden McCahren pleaded not guilty to First Degree Murder, Attempted First Degree Murder and Aggravated Assault.   He was...
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O.H. Olson Board from Senate Chambers April 30, 2014 (KGFX Photo)

Wood Piece Found During Stained Glass Removal Lists Capitol General Contractor

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Crews pulling out stained glass skylights from the South Dakota Senate Wednesday found an item of interest during the work. The Senate glass pieces are the final sections to be removed from the Capitol in an overall glass restoration project. Crews have already taken stained glass from the rotunda,...
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Soldier Salutes

VEVA Planning Capitol Lake War Memorial Cleanup May 10

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Members of the local Vietnam Era Veterans Association (VEVA) will gather in just over a week along Capitol Lake to conduct a cleanup at the Capitol Lake War Memorials. VEVA member John Moisan of Fort Pierre says a similar cleanup was done by Vietnam Era Vets at the memorials...
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Mobridge Man Sentenced For Failure To Register As A Sex Offender

PIERRE, S.D. — (US DOJ) United States Attorney Brendan V. Johnson announced that a Mobridge, South Dakota, man convicted of Failure to Register as a Sex Offender was sentenced on April 28, 2014, by U.S. District Judge Charles B. Kornmann. Brandon Noisy Hawk, age 32, was sentenced to 21 months in custody, 5 years...
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