Hail Stone from Scarborough Ranch on June 9, 2012

Rural Residents Comment on Damage from Weekend Storms

UNDATED – (DRG News) Saturday night and early Sunday morning kept weather watchers and central and western South Dakota residents on their toes, as storms raked the area over the weekend. The National Weather Service lists several damage reports-ranging from broken windows and siding–to tree and vehicle damage. Northwest of Hayes, about 24 miles,...
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Courtroom Gavel

Timberlake Man Sentenced for Assault

Timberlake resident Thomas James Jones Winston, age 28, was sentenced to 4 months in custody for Assault by Striking, Beating, or Wounding on June 7th. The conviction arose from an incident in Timberlake on March 8, 2012, when Winston assaulted a female victim. Winston punched her right eye, grabbed her around the neck form behind, took...
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Electrical Tower

Tower Arrest

Westport, S.D. – (AP) A man is in custody after allegedly leading police on a chase in northeast South Dakota and then climbing halfway up an electrical transmission tower. The chase Sunday afternoon began in Aberdeen and ended northeast of Westport when a Brown County deputy talked the man into coming down from the...
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Brewer-Bonn Win

Mobridge Team Share Title at Fishing Tournament

Mobridge, S.D. – (DRG News) The 2nd Annual Denny Palmer Memorial Classic on Lake Oahe last Saturday had 81 teams vying for a chance at $15,000 in cash and prizes. Following the weigh-inn after a picture perfect day out on Lake Oahe came the results. Two teams would tie for first with a total...
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