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Semi Unable to Stop, Causes Damage to Building, Driver is Ticketed

PIERRE SD – Statement from Pierre Police Captain Jason Jones: On Sunday August 6 at 12:35 pm Officers responded to a vehicle collision involving a 1999 Freightliner Semi pulling a loaded trailer and the Travel Leaders building located at 122 E Sioux Ave. While responding to the scene, local law enforcement was notified that the...
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Beck Motors Donates Vehicle to Feeding South Dakota

PIERRE SD – Feeding South Dakota is dedicated to eliminating hunger. To effectively accomplish that mission in central South Dakota, several programs are deployed including the Mobile Food Pantry, Commodity Programs, and Food Banking. These programs are all used, in conjunction with nearly 100 feeding programs, to provide more that 1.3 million meals in hunger...
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Three People Killed Two Injured Friday On Crow Indian Reservation in Montana

LODGE GRASS, MT — A shooting on Montana’s Crow Indian Reservation left three people dead and two others hurt, and tribe leaders say gangs and methamphetamine were involved. Friday’s shootings in the town of Lodge Grass involved methamphetamine, Crow Tribal Chairman Alvin Not Afraid Jr. said. He did not elaborate, the Billings Gazette reported...
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Casey Tibbs Rodeo Center Celebrates 50th Anniversary of “Born To Buck” Documentary

FORT PIERRE SD – 50 years ago, Casey Tibbs made documentary to drive more than 300 bucking horses 120 miles from the Lower Brule Native American Reservation to Fort Pierre. Tibbs wrote, produced, directed and starred in the movie which included some of the wildest riding ever filmed back then. Tibbs utilized his horsemanship...
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Stanley County Fairgrounds Currently Being Run By Stanley County Commission

FORT PIERRE SD – When you set foot on the Stanley County Fairgrounds or walk into the buildings you can definitly see improvement. The Stanley County Commission runs the Fairgrounds and hired a second manager in recent years who had completed a lot of those improvements. May 1st 2016 was the first day for Aaron...
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Corson County Fatal Crash

McLaughlin, S.D. – One person has died as a result of injuries suffered in a one-vehicle crash early Tuesday morning north of McLaughlin.   A second person was injured. Names of the two males are not being released pending notification of family members. They were the only people involved.   A 2002 Ford Explorer was...
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Morris Equipment will Close Down Locations in Pierre, Mitchell, Mobridge and Valentine NE

PIERRE/ FORT PIERRE SD – Morris, Inc. President and CEO John Morris announced today that the company will be closing down its Morris Equipment Division. Morris Equipment consists of implement dealerships and equipment rental businesses in Pierre, Mitchell, Mobridge and Valentine, NE.  The closure of the locations comes as the company faces challenges to...
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Researchers Present at SD Discovery Center in Pierre SD Tonight 5p-7pm

PIERRE SD – Professional and student researchers from SD universities will present information on their research at the SD Discovery Center tonight August 2nd 2017, 5pm-7pm.  The four inaugural Science Communication Fellows will share the hands-on public demonstrations they developed through training from the SD Discovery Center. Later in the evening, closer to 7,...
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Author Richard Gibson to Give Presentations About Capitols in Pierre Aug 14th & 15th

PIERRE, S.D. – Richard R. Gibson will give presentations in Pierre about state houses and world capitals on Monday and Tuesday, Aug. 14 and 15. Gibson is the author of “A Celebration of State Capitols,” considered by some to be the definitive resource on state capitols. The book is arranged alphabetically by state, with...
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Applications Now Open For Buffer Strip Incentives; Daugaard Administration Rolls Out Interactive Map

PIERRE, S.D. – South Dakotans can now apply to receive riparian buffer strip property tax incentives, Gov. Dennis Daugaard announced today.   To aid prospective applicants, the Daugaard Administration has rolled out a new web map to help landowners determine which waters qualify under the new riparian buffer strip program. http:// “South Dakotans place...
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