South Dakota’s Cattle Inventory Up 5 Percent

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota’s cattle inventory heading into 2013 is up 5 percent from the previous year. The U.S. Department of Agriculture National Agricultural Statistics Service says the state had 3.85 million head of cattle and calves on hand on Jan. 1. That’s a 4 percent increase from two years ago....
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SD Lottery Warns of Powerball Scam

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) South Dakota Lottery officials are urging players that a scam is circulating that promises them cash prizes-if the player offers personal information.  The South Dakota Lottery says it was notified that one player had received an e-mail from someone who claimed to be with the “Powerball Company” who advised...
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3rd Annual Winter Fishing Weekend Takes Place Tomorrow

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Tomorrow brings the 3rd annual Winter Fishing Weekend to Pierre/Fort Pierre.  Thousands of dollars in cash and prizes will be awarded.  Participants can fish from boat, shore or through the ice and fishing awards will be handed out in four fish categories including walleye, pike, bass and panfish.  Todd...
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Two Arrested After Vehicle Strikes Missouri River Bridge

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Two people were arrested by Pierre Police after officers were called to a report of an argument occurring at a Pierre apartment.  Police Captain Elton Blemaster says police were summoned to a residence in the 600 block of West Dakota Avenue where they were told an argument was occurring...
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