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Suspect Arrested in Rash of Vehicle Thefts

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Central SD law enforcers were busy most of the day today as at least six cars were stolen from Pierre, Fort Pierre and the Hughes County area.  The vehicles that were stolen have all been recovered.  Authorities first began learning about the stolen vehicle spree when a person reported...
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SD Chief Justice Urges Expansion of Drug Courts

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Supreme Court Chief Justice David Gilbertson says courts that treat drug and alcohol offenders outside prison walls should be expanded as part of the effort to cut the state’s prison costs. Gilbertson on Wednesday delivered his annual State of the Judiciary speech to a joint session of the...
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DRG’s Joan Simons Celebrates 40 Year Work Anniversary

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Dakota Radio Group was proud yesterday to say congratulations to employee Joan Simons of Pierre.  Joan started as a book-keeper at KGFX on January 8, 1973.  Since that day, she has been with KGFX and the other stations that have become part of the Dakota Radio Group over...
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Man Pleads Not Guilty to Charges Leveled After December Convenience Store Break-in

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A man who was arrested last month for a Pierre burglary pleaded not guilty yesterday to three counts leveled by a Hughes County Grand Jury.  26-year-old Joshua Link, who has been living in Fort Pierre, was indicted for felony charges of Third Degree Burglary and Grand Theft and in...
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