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YETI and EnviroTech Remind Local Citizens of Recycling Option

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A curbside recycling program, started by a local non profit organization and a Pierre based business continues to take new customers.  The non-profit group known as YETI (Young Enthusiasts Taking Initiative) started the grassroots effort for the pilot program with EnviroTech in one Pierre neighborhood this summer.  For a...
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Inmate Jovan Prince (Photo Courtesy of the SD Department of Corrections)

Search Continues for Inmate Sentenced for Separate Crimes in Hughes and Pennington Counties

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A search continues for a state prison inmate who did not return to a work release center in Sioux Falls Sunday. 33-year-old Jovan Prince is serving a five year sentence for Forgery out of Pennington County and was also sentenced to two years for DUI 4th offense from Hughes...
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Festival Draws Western Heritage Enthusiasts

UNDATED – (DRG News) This past weekend brought the second annual Dakota Western Heritage Festival to central South Dakota.  Daytime events Saturday and Sunday were held at the Expo Center in Fort Pierre and Saturday evening-a concert took place at the Pierre Opera House.   Attendees took in western arts and crafts exhibits, vendors, demonstrations...
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Men Arrested for Theft and Use of Credit Card from Unlocked Vehicle

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Two men were arrested Sunday afternoon after police investigated the report of a theft from a vehicle.  Police Captain Elton Blemaster says officers were told that someone had gained access to a car that was parked in the alley in the 200 block of South Jefferson Avenue Sunday morning. ...
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