Excavation Underway at Fort Pierre Depot Site December 2012 (KGFX Photo)

Fort Pierre Depot Project Continues to Move Forward

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Work has been underway for about the past month at the site that will soon be the new home for Fort Pierre’s former train depot.  The depot was part of the Chicago and NorthWestern Railroad system and served Fort Pierre for many years-starting in the early 1900’s.  It...
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Releases Into the Missouri River Will be Decreased

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – The amount of water released into the lower Missouri River will be decreased this month because warmer weather has reduced ice concerns. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Thursday it will gradually reduce the amount of water it releases out of Gavins Point Dam on the South Dakota-Nebraska border...
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Dakotas Shown on North American Map

Drought Conditions Unchanged in the Dakotas

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Drought conditions in the Dakotas have not changed with the start of the new year. The latest U.S. Drought Monitor map shows all of South Dakota and just over half of North Dakota remaining in some form of drought. Another third of North Dakota remains classified as abnormally dry....
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Attorney General Jackley Says South Dakota Sex Offender Registry Maintains National Certification

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Federal authorities recently certified that South Dakota’s Sex Offender Registration continues to implement the provisions of the Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act (SORNA).  Attorney General Marty Jackley says sex offender registration and community notification are an important part of his office’s work to improve the safety of the...
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