City of Pierre Declares Snow Emergency-Snow Routes to be Cleared After Midnight

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The City of Pierre will declare a SNOW EMERGENCY starting at 12:00 (Midnight) tonight and plowing will commence shortly after.   Lynn Patton, Pierre’s Construction and Operations Manager says in accordance with City Ordnance, ALL vehicles must be removed from the Snow Route Streets to allow for snow removal...
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Firefighters Check Out Electrical Odor Early This Morning at Pierre Hotel

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Fire Department spent some time at a Pierre hotel this morning after being told that a fire alarm was sounding.  Deputy Fire Chief Ian Paul says a smoky, electrical odor was noted about 5:40 a.m. at the Ramkota River Centre as firefighters arrived at the scene.  After...
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Police Arrest Pierre Man Following Break-in at Residence

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre man was arrested earlier today for Burglary, Intentional Damage and other charges after police were told he entered a Pierre home through the window and assaulted a woman there.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says officers were told that 20-year-old Lirio Jimenez had allegedly tried to access...
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Final Day for 2013 Tyler Wilcox Memorial/Guns n’ Hoses Blood Drive

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Today is the final day of the three day Tyler Wilcox Memorial/Guns n’ Hoses blood drive.  The event has been moved from the Pierre Mall to today’s location-the Fort Pierre Fire Hall.  Abbie Titze, Donor Recruiter with United Blood Services says that 88 units of blood were donated...
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