Mount Rushmore

Mount Rushmore to be Featured on New Quarter

  KEYSTONE, S.D. (AP) – Mount Rushmore will once again grace the side of a quarter when the U.S. Mint releases a new America the Beautiful quarter next year. Mount Rushmore National Memorial says the illustration portrays two workers on the sculpture finalizing the carving of George Washington and Thomas Jefferson. Washington will also...
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Jury Gets Case in Hughes County Attempted Murder Trial

  PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A jury has been deliberating at the Hughes County Courthouse since late this morning, as the group decides the fate of a Fort Pierre man facing Attempted Murder and other charges.  33-year-old Derek Boe was arrested earlier this year following an incident in rural Hughes County in which...
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FPFD Chooses Officers to Lead Department in 2013

  FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Fort Pierre Volunteer Fire Department held its annual meeting and election of officers for 2013 last night.  In the coming year, Fire Chief Rick Cronin says four of the five officers leading the department will have served as officers at some point in the past.  Cronin...
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Some Northeast Pierre Residents Asked to Boil Drinking and Cooking Water After Water Main Repair

  PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Some northeast Pierre residents are being asked to boil drinking and cooking water today, after a water main was damaged last night near Garfield Avenue and Airport Road. Pierre’s Construction and Operations Manager Lynn Patton says about 150 residents living along Fourth Street near Garfield Avenue were without water...
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