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Pierre Man Arrested Sunday for Second Degree Rape

  PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre man was arrested Sunday morning for rape after police were summoned to a Pierre residence on Park Street.  Pierre Police Captain Dave Panzer says officers were dispatched about 5:07 a.m. Sunday to the report of an assault in the 2000 Block of East Park.  Panzer says...
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Grass Fire Burns Near ORV Course North of Fort Pierre Sunday

  FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A fire Sunday north of Fort Pierre burned about an acre of grass.  Fort Pierre Fire Chief Rick Cronin says the fire was reported about 1:44 p.m. and burned property on the south edge of the Off Road Vehicle area about five miles north and a mile...
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AP Interview: New Tribal President Wants Change

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The newly elected president of the Oglala Sioux Tribe says he’s ready to hit the ground running once he’s sworn into office next month. Sixty-five-year-old Bryan Brewer beat out incumbent John Yellow Bird Steele to become president of the tribe, located on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in...
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Lawmakers Say One-Time Money an Issue in SD Budget

  PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota legislative leaders say the use of one-time revenue will be a key issue in crafting the next state budget. Five Republican legislative leaders met today with Republican Gov. Dennis Daugaard to discuss budget issues. The lawmakers declined to reveal details of the governor’s proposed state budget, which...
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