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Fort Pierre Accident November 15, 2012

Pierre Man Arrested on DUI and Driving Under Revocation for Accident Which Takes Out Electricity in Section of Fort Pierre

  FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A two vehicle accident in Fort Pierre Thursday resulted in minor injuries to one driver and damages to a city utility device-which caused a power outage for some electric customers in town.  The accident occurred about 12:15 p.m. along Highway 83, near Sale Barn Road.  Chief Deputy...
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Newly Redesigned TIPS Trailer November 2012 (KGFX Photo)

Governor Unveils Updated SD TIP’s Trailer Thursday

  PIERRE, S.D.  - (DRG News) A trailer that travels the state educating South Dakotans about poaching and its impact on South Dakota’s wildlife has a new look.  The Turn In Poachers program has used the trailer at various events including sporting shows and festivals.  Recently, new photo “skins” were placed on the trailer’s...
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ND Woman Charged With Murder in Stabbing Death

  BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – A North Dakota woman has been charged with second degree murder for the death of her boyfriend on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation. Authorities say Alisha Crow Ghost stabbed Cole Harrison after a night of drinking at a residence in Cannonball. Investigators say Harrison was dead by the time...
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Study Concludes SD 24/7 Sobriety Program Works

    PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – An independent study of South Dakota’s sobriety program for drunken drivers concludes it has reduced repeat DUI cases by 12 percent and domestic violence rates by 9 percent. The 24/7 Sobriety Program was started in 2005, giving people convicted of alcohol-related crimes a chance to stay out of...
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