SD Winter Wheat Crop Continues Slow Emergence

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota’s winter wheat crop is more than half way emerged, but well behind last year’s pace. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says in its weekly crop and weather report that winter wheat is 53 percent emerged, behind last year’s estimate of 100 percent and the five-year average...
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Pierre Social Security Office Seeing Office Hour Changes Starting Today

  PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Social Security Office will be open new hours starting today.  The office will be open to the public Tuesday through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., which is a reduction of 30 minutes each weekday.  Agency employees will continue...
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Alcohol Compliance Check Conducted in Pierre, Hughes County and Fort Pierre Friday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Police Department and other local law agencies conducted an Alcohol Compliance Check on Friday at businesses in Pierre, Fort Pierre and Hughes County.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says 18 businesses were visited as part of the compliance check.  11 of the businesses were in Pierre, 3...
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Man Arrested Sunday After Minor Stabbing Incident Reported

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A man was arrested around mid-day Sunday after police were told that a person had sustained a minor stab wound earlier in the day.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says officers were called to the Capitol Inn and Suites on Sunday morning just before four o’clock.  He says a...
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