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Slight Uptick in South Dakota Highway Fatalities

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The state Department of Public Safety says highway fatalities in South Dakota are up slightly this year after a 20 percent drop in 2011. Department spokesman Terry Woster tells the Argus Leader that 125 people have died in automobile accidents in the state so far this year. National...
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Closing Arguments Expected Tomorrow in Boe Trial

  PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Fort Pierre man charged with Attempted Murder took the stand this morning as a trial continues in his case.  33-year-old Derek Boe was questioned for a time about events that took place before, during and after a January incident in which the passenger window of a Pierre...
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Mobile Dental Program to Reach 20,000th Patient This Week

  PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A mobile dental program was expecting to reach a milestone this week.  Delta Dental of South Dakota’s mobile dental program, Dakota Smiles, started eight years ago and has provided almost nine million dollars in dental care to under served children in 73 different South Dakota communities.  Officials said on Monday...
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Third Person Pleads Guilty in Sully County Break-in

  ONIDA, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre woman pleaded guilty last week in a Sully County Courtroom to Aiding and Abetting Third Degree Burglary.  20-year-old Kyla Fischer was one of three people charged with a break-in at Agar which occurred in May of 2011.  Sully County States Attorney Emily Sovell says that Fischer...
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