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Hughes County Sheriff’s Office to Receive Funds for Tasers

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Hughes County Sheriff’s Office has been awarded just over $5,700 for tasers to be used in drug investigations.  Attorney General Marty Jackley said yesterday that $5,780.45 was given to the law agency from money in the Drug Control Fund.  Jackley says in a release that the fund helps...
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Governor’s Prayer Breakfast to Feature Former Nat’l News Correspondent as Speaker

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A former radio/TV reporter and anchor will be the speaker at this year’s Governor’s Prayer Breakfast-taking place in Pierre tomorrow.  Hattie Kauffman spent more than two decades as a national correspondent for ABC and CBS.  Though she had a storied career, Kauffman-who is half American Indian-says she grew up...
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Governor Daugaard Speaks to Members of SD Police Chiefs’ Association

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Governor Dennis Daugaard spoke yesterday to the South Dakota Police Chiefs’ Association, which gathered in Fort Pierre for the group’s 2015 Winter Legislative Meeting. The Governor discussed his transportation plan-to raise funds for road and bridge projects in the state. He also talked proposed Juvenile Justice Legislation. Daugaard...
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Community Meeting to be Sunday for Proposed New Christian School in Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A community meeting is being held Sunday by a group planning to start a pre-school through eighth grade Christian school in Pierre. The school, to be called “For His Glory School” will be located in the current Washington Elementary School building. Three citizens-Joshua Lieberman, Jedrey Baumann and Richard Bauer-offered...
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