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Fatal Crash Reported in Jones County Late Sunday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Mitchell woman was killed in a two vehicle crash that occurred south of Murdo late last night.  The South Dakota Department of Public Safety says the wreck occurred on U.S. Highway 83 south of Murdo about 10:30 p.m. Sunday night.  Reports indicate that 54-year-old Terri Ann Kowall was...
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Pierre Man Arrested Following Saturday Assault Report

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre man was jailed over the weekend after police were told that a domestic assault was occurring in a vehicle outside an apartment complex in northeast Pierre.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says officers were summoned late Saturday afternoon about 5:45 p.m. to the 1900 block of Kennedy...
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Search Underway for Inmate Serving Hughes County Sentence on Possession of a Controlled Substance

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Authorities are searching for a missing state prison inmate.  The South Dakota Department of Corrections says 35-year-old Aaron Olson left the Rapid City Minimum Security Unit to go to his work release job this morning, but did not show up at the work site.  Olson is serving a two...
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Faulkton Pilot Recounts Emergency Landing in ND

FAULKTON, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota pilot who made an emergency landing in southeastern North Dakota says he didn’t panic when his engine started to sputter at 5,000 feet. Keith Melius, of Faulkton, says he managed to stay calm because he had done many emergency landing drills with his flight instructor before earning...
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