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Missouri River Power Generation Sub-Par in 2013

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says electric power generation from the Missouri River’s six upstream dams fell far below average in 2013. The corps says energy production from the dams in the Dakotas, Montana and Nebraska totaled 7.6 billion kilowatts of electricity last year, down from 10.4 billion kilowatts...
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Fort Pierre Juvenile Receives Minor Injuries in Vehicle Rollover in Fort Pierre Today

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Fort Pierre juvenile suffered minor injuries in an accident along Highway 83 near the Fort Pierre side of Missouri River Bridge during the noon hour today.  The accident was reported at 12:35 p.m.  The South Dakota Highway Patrol says in an incident description of the accident that...
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Investigation Being Conducted Into Death of Four-Month-Old Baby in Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) An autopsy has been ordered following the death of a four-month-old child in Pierre.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says police officers and an American Medical Response ambulance was dispatched to the 300 block of East Fifth Street this morning about 7:10 a.m. to the report of a child that...
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FPFD to Train in Old K-2 Elementary in Fort Pierre Today

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Fort Pierre Fire Department is going to be conducting training at the old elementary school in Fort Pierre later today.  Starting about 6:00 p.m., residents will be seeing fire trucks and flashing lights at the former K-2 building along Highway 83, and could see smoke coming from...
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