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$1.3 Million Dollars in Tribal Transit Funding to Come to South Dakota

  WASHINGTON, D.C. – (DRG News) South Dakota tribes are to receive $1.3 million dollars in funding to enhance public transit service on tribal lands.  South Dakota U.S. Senator Tim Johnson, who is the Senate Banking Committee Chairman, announced last week that five tribes will receive the grants for tribal transit programs.  The money...
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65 Units of Blood Donated for Tyler Wilcox Memorial Blood Drive

  FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Fort Pierre Fire Department’s Tyler Wilcox Memorial Blood Drive went well for organizers-as more than 60 units of blood were given yesterday.  The department’s Joe Meligan says 65 total units were donated.  The annual blood drive is also known as the Guns vs. Hoses blood drive-as...
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Jury Finds SD Man Guilty of Sex Abuse Charges

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A jury has found a South Dakota man guilty of two sex-related crimes but not guilty of kidnapping in two incidents near Dupree. U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson announced Tuesday that 31-year-old Patrick Brown Thunder, of Eagle Butte, was convicted last week of sex with a minor and sexual...
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Pierre’s Pringle House Listed on National Register

  PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Pierre’s Pringle House is one of five South Dakota properties that have been added to the National Register of Historic Places recently.  The South Dakota State Historical Society says the Pierre home joins other locations including the Chapel in the Hills in Rapid City, the Golden Summit Mine...
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