Flooded Amphitheater 2011

Meeting Held Friday on Potential Lawsuit from 2011 Flood

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A lawyer from a Kansas City, Missouri-based firm spoke about an hour Friday before a group of about 80 local citizens during a meeting on a potential lawsuit linked in part to the 2011 flood. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released large amounts of water from upstream reservoirs during...
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Pierre Police Chief Bob Grandpre (Photo from Pierre PD Website)

Retirement Open House Set to Honor Chief Grandpre…Search Continues to Fill Open Police Chief Position

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) An open house will be held this week to honor retiring Pierre Police Chief Bob Grandpre. The event is planned for Wednesday from 3:00 to 4:30 p.m. at the Pierre City Hall. Grandpre announced his retirement in January. It is to be effective at the end of this month. Last week,...
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Snow Plow Working in Pierre April 9, 2013 (KGFX Photo)

Pierre/Fort Pierre Crews Plowing Snows This Afternoon

UNDATED – (DRG News) The City of Pierre is in the process of plowing the highways and the Truck Bypass; along with clearing all the snow routes.   The determination whether or not to declare a snow emergency will be made within the next couple of hours. In Fort Pierre, plows are going to be...
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President Barack Obama

Obama to Act on Keystone in ‘A Couple of Months’

WASHINGTON (AP) – Governors are quoting President Barack Obama as saying he expects to decide on the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline in the next couple of months. Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman, a Republican who supports the pipeline, said Obama was asked about Keystone Monday at a White House meeting with about 40 governors....
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