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Water Service Interrupted Along Portion of Dakota Avenue by Water Main Break

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The City of Pierre repaired a break in a water main along Dakota Avenue yesterday.  Pierre’s Construction and Operations Manager Lynn Patton says water was shut off on Dakota between Chapelle and Brule Streets yesterday afternoon.  The service was restored within a few hours.  The repair work was done...
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SDSU Extension Forestry Specialist Says Area Trees Recovering Well from 2011 Flood

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Trees along the river in the Pierre/Fort Pierre area are recovering well from the soaking they received during the flood of almost three years ago.  SDSU Extension Forestry Specialist John Ball was in the Pierre area recently.   Over the past few years, he’s been watching how trees have reacted...
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Judge's Bench at the Courtroom in the Federal Building in Pierre (KGFX Photo)

South Dakota Family Sentenced in Wire Fraud Case

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A Rosebud couple and their son who pleaded guilty to charges in a federal wire fraud case have been ordered to pay restitution totaling nearly half a million dollars. Fifty-five-year-olds Shannon Running and Norman Running and 35-year-old Norman Running Jr. were accused of fleecing people in California through a scheme...
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Hundreds of Dakotas Ranchers Apply for Federal Aid

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – About one-third of the initial applications made to a federal aid program for disaster-stricken ranchers have come from the Dakotas, and most of the money doled out so far has gone to South Dakota producers. South Dakota ranchers lost an estimated 43,000 cattle and other livestock in an early October...
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