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Highway Patrol Says Pierre Man Killed in Vehicle-Pedestrian Fatal Crash Near Pickstown Monday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre man was among two people who were killed in a pedestrian-vehicle crash in Charles Mix County yesterday.  The Department of Public Safety says the incident was reported last night about 8:45 p.m. near U.S. Highway 18 and SD Highway 46 near Pickstown.  Authorities say that 28-year-old Ronald...
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KGFX to Broadcast Eagle Butte Hometown Tour Wednesday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Wednesday brings another KGFX Hometown Tour for the 2013 season as the Dakota Cruiser travels to Eagle Butte.  We’ll broadcast from the offices of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Game, Fish and Parks Department east of Eagle Butte.  The show will feature guests that include Rob Ganje of Frank...
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Corps Says Reservoir Levels for Oahe, Garrison and Fort Peck Remain Below Normal

OMAHA, NEBRASKA – (DRG News) The Corps of Engineers says although the Missouri River basin has seen higher-than-normal runoff the past few months, drought conditions persist and mainstem reservoir levels remain below normal.    Jody Farhat, Chief of the Missouri River Water Management Division says in a press release that rainfall last month was two...
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Parks Officials Call the July 4 Holiday a Busy One Throughout the State

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Game, Fish and Parks officials say the Fourth of July holiday weekend was a busy one in South Dakota State Parks.   State Park Director Doug Hofer says in press release that campgrounds were full for the most part from Wednesday through Sunday.  Park Managers reported busy day-use areas statewide...
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