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Mobridge Woman Arrested For Allegedly Stealing at Least $3,000 in Items from Pierre Stores

  PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Mobridge woman was arrested on allegations that she stole more than $3,000 worth of merchandise from at least five Pierre area businesses.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says the case began when theft prevention workers at Wal-Mart reportedly noted Taylor Gullickson shoplifting items at the store.  Blemaster...
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Major Pipeline Among Ideas for Aiding Arid West

  ST. LOUIS (AP) – Drought-stricken Midwestern states are already squabbling over rights to water in the region’s rivers. Now, the fight could be intensified by a new idea for diverting water from the Missouri River to help seven arid states in the West. A new federal-state study of western water needs includes an...
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PFD Wrapping Up Busy Fire Year-Higher Number of Structure Fire Calls in 2012

  PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Fire Department is wrapping up a year that included a higher than normal number of structure fires.  Pierre Fire Chief Bill Alexander says there have been six structure fires so far this year-which is more than the average of 1-2 per year. As for the number...
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Department of Public Safety: Mobridge Man Killed in Sunday Traffic Crash

  PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A two vehicle crash over the weekend claimed the life of a Mobridge man.  The accident was reported Sunday evening about 5:40 p.m. on U.S. Highway 12-east of Mobridge.  The South Dakota Department of Public Safety says that 45-year-old Lynnard Keith Spiry, Jr. was the passenger in a...
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