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Tribal Relations Secretary Talks About Work to Start Tribal Parole Pilot Project

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Secretary of the South Dakota Department of Tribal Relations says work continues to develop one of the provisions of South Dakota’s Criminal Justice System Reform effort.  SB 70 was passed by the legislature and signed by Governor Dennis Daugaard earlier this year.  The main purpose of the legislation...
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Funds Raised Through Annual Livestock Sale Saturday to Benefit Fort Pierre’s CYI Center

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Tomorrow brings an annual sale at one Fort Pierre business, but the event also doubles as a fundraiser for a local gathering place.  Fort Pierre Livestock will hold its 2013 Horse Sale tomorrow and funds gathered through commissions and through the sale of food in the cafe will...
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EOTP Members and Others to Take Part in Annual “Walk the Narrows” Event Near Lower Brule Sunday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Encounters on the Prairie-Central South Dakota Chapter of the Lewis and Clark Trail Heritage Foundation will hold its annual “Walk the Narrows” event this weekend.  Calling it “LaGrand Detour”, group members and interested citizens will be driving in a caravan to a location where Lewis and Clark stopped...
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White River Man Pleads Guilty in Federal Court to Assault with a Dangerous Weapon

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A White River man has entered a guilty plea in federal court to a charge of Assault with a Dangerous Weapon.  U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson says in a press release that 23-year-old Theodore Larvie appeared in court on Monday before U.S. District Judge Roberto Lange and entered the plea...
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