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Pierre Man Sentenced on Assault of an Officer and Other Charges

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre man was sentenced Tuesday on Attempted Aggravated Assault of a Law Officer and two other charges. 20-year-old Jerald Noisy Hawk entered a guilty plea last month to the Attempted Assault of an Officer and Simple Assault Domestic charges and pled no contest to Sexual Contact without Consent....
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Woman Facing Several Counts for Allegedly Breaking into Apartment and Stealing Firearms

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A woman who is currently in the South Dakota Women’s Prison on charges from Minnehaha County appeared in court in Pierre Tuesday after being indicted for Burglary and Grand Theft charges stemming from crimes reported in 2011 in Hughes County. Former Pierre resident, 23-year-old Sammone Flute, was indicted on...
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Lower Brule Students Visit KGFX Tuesday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Students from Lower Brule School visited KGFX Tuesday morning to record messages they wrote promoting alcohol and drug-free living. The Junior and Senior students included Latrell LaRoche, Phillip Wright, Anjelika Edwards, Kasey McCauley, Natasha Grassrope and Rhea Thigh. They were joined by advisor Lorelei Coleman. One of the students,...
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Sunday Accident Causes Damages to Poles and a Home in McLaughlin

McINTOSH, S.D. – (DRG News) The Bureau of Indian Affairs was called to investigate a weekend accident in which a vehicle driven by a McLaughlin man struck two utility poles and a house. Corson County Sheriff Keith Gall says the man was driving a 1995 Nissan Pathfinder west on Highway 12 in McLaughlin early...
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