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Potter County Enacts Burn Ban

GETTYSBURG, S.D. – (DRG News) The Potter County Commission met yesterday for its regular commission meeting and voted to enact a burn ban for the county. Cheryl Sautner, Emergency Manager for Potter County, says this is the second time this year the county has established a burn ban. The previous ban in May was...
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Pierre Man Admits to One Count of ID Theft

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre man pled guilty to one count after being indicted for Identity Theft. 25-year-old Joshua Link was arrested by Pierre Police in June for withdrawing money from a local ATM using a Temporary Cash Assistance for Needy Families card that was reported stolen in May. The TANF card...
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Firefighters Respond to Fire in a Pierre Garage this Morning

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A fire early this morning destroyed a garage and two vehicles. Pierre Fire Chief Bill Alexander says the blaze was reported about 3:40 a.m. at 1010 West Second Street in Pierre—near the home of Todd and Leesa Schuetzle. Alexander says it was first called in as a grass fire,...
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Panel Seeking Suggestions for New Creek Name

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Board on Geographic Names is asking the public for input to come up with a new for Negro Creek near Howes in Meade County. The name is considered offensive, and guidelines established by the U.S. Board of Geographic Names require that a new name be solicited. Name...
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