At least 4 die in duplex explosion on Pine Ridge reservation

PINE RIDGE, S.D. (AP) – At least four people are dead after an apparent gas explosion at a duplex on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota. Tribal Councilman Richard Greenwald tells the Rapid City Journal that an elderly man and woman and two young women were killed in the blast Thursday afternoon....
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Pierre Fort Pierre Exchange Club Flags Across the Bridge (Photo by Scott Rounds)

Flags Across the Bridge in Observance of Columbus Day / Native American Day

PIERRE / FORT PIERRE SD – The Pierre-Fort Pierre Exchange Club will post the U.S. and South Dakota flags across the Missouri River Bridge in observance of Columbus Day / Native American Day.  Since 2006, the Exchange Club has consistently posted flags across the bridge for various holidays and other special occasions.  This Monday,...
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South Dakota Hunting Groups cry foul on Waterfowl permits

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Two South Dakota hunting groups want to keep out-of-state waterfowl hunters out of north central South Dakota. The South Dakota Wildlife Federation and the South Dakota Waterfowl Association are asking the Game, Fish and Parks Commission to rescind nonresident waterfowl licenses available for use outside of a five-county Missouri River...
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Authorities Apprehend Pierre Area Fugitive

PIERRE, S.D. – A Wisconsin man, who fled from authorities Wednesday morning east of Pierre, was apprehended in the same area Wednesday night.   James Nault-Hart, 28, of Baraboo, WI, was wanted by the U.S. Marshals’ Service for a parole violation regarding a charge of second degree sexual assault of a child.   Nault-Hart...
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