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Minot, ND Area Suspect in Bismarck Chase and Mobridge Gun Theft Still Sought

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – Bismarck-area authorities are searching for a man wanted on numerous warrants in the Minot area. Authorities say 35-year-old Dustin Goettle failed to show up for a Ward County court hearing this month. Bismarck police and Burleigh County officers chased him on Tuesday but called off the pursuit for safety reasons....
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Former SD Senator Loses Hunting Privileges for Illegal Mt. Lion Killing

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – A former state senator and unsuccessful candidate for governor in South Dakota has pleaded guilty to a big game violation and lost his hunting privileges for a year. Authorities say 64-year-old Gordon Howie illegally killed a mountain lion that was caught in a bobcat trap on Jan. 31. The...
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Rapid City Father and Daughter Talk About The Ordeal Their Family Has Gone Through Since Accident in 2012

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Two guests of Tuesday’s Think and Drive Stay Alive program talked about the ordeal their family has been through since a 2012 alcohol related accident.  Tayla Brooks had been drinking excessively before she crashed her car in mid-June of 2012 at the age of 19.  About a week before...
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Patrolman and Family Members Discuss Senseless Alcohol Related Accident at DRG’s Think and Drive Program

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Speakers at Tuesday’s Think and Drive-Stay Alive Program, presented by Dakota Radio Group at Riggs High School, say they hope the program makes students think twice about driving impaired. South Dakota Highway Patrol Trooper Mark Weibrecht was the opening guest during Think and Drive Tuesday morning, recalling his involvement...
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