Storm Ignites Fires with Lightning Strikes

PIERRE/FORT PIERRE S.D.- The city of Pierre and rural Pierre has seen fire issues due the storm that passed thru the area this evening. Pierre Fire Chief Ian Paul stated that they received four likely storm related calls during the storm with a number of false alarms. One of those calls at the 200...
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City of Pierre Outdoor Pool Closed Until Further Notice

The City of Pierre Outdoor Pool is closed until further notice.  The Pool experienced a water main break yesterday and will remain closed until repairs are made and the pool is safe for swimmers.  For updates visit the City of Pierre website  or the City of Pierre Parks and Recreation Facebook page.
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Reminder to Practice Safe Boating during the Fourth of July Weekend

PIERRE, S.D. – With the peak boating season well underway and the Fourth of July holiday weekend upon us, the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) again wants to inform boaters on the importance of boating safety and responsible use of alcohol while boating. “Overall boating safety compliance by the boating public is good,”...
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South Dakota Transportation Hall of Fame to induct 2 people

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Department of Transportation has announced two people it plans to induct into its Hall of Honor later this year. Dean Hyde, of Pierre, and Ronald Peterson, of Wakonda, will be inducted at banquets to be held later this year. Hyde was involved in one way or another...
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