Pierre’s Mayor Touts Benefits of Flying from Pierre Regional Airport

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Mayor of Pierre says the city’s airport offers several advantages for those who are already planning trips for the upcoming hunting season and for the holiday season later this year. Mayor Laurie Gill says there are currently five flights per day with two to Minneapolis and three to...
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AG Jackley Chosen to Serve in Leadership Positions with Two National AG Groups

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) South Dakota’s Attorney General has been chosen to serve as Vice Chair of the Conference of Western Attorneys General (CWAG). The organization meets to talk over legal topics and issues of interest to western states including water, fish and wildlife, public lands, minerals, environment and Indian law. Nevada’s Attorney...
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State Climatologist Says Precipitation Monitoring System Helps Track Important Data

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) South Dakota’s State Climatologist says that officials continue looking for people interested in helping keep track of rainfall and other moisture–as part of a volunteer network that maps precipitation. CoCoRaHS stands for the Community Collaborative Rain, Hail and Snow Network. It was started in Colorado in 1998 and now...
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Eagle Butte Man Pleads Guilty to Firearms Charge

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) An Eagle Butte man pled guilty to one count of an indictment that charged him with Possession of a Firearm by a Prohibited Person. 25-year-old Louden Garreau was in federal court in Pierre Tuesday and entered the plea, for which he could receive a sentence of ten years in...
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