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Washout from Water Main Break on Broadway

Water Main Break Occurs This Morning on Broadway Avenue

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A water main break early this morning in a central Pierre neighborhood spilled a good amount of water, but crews were able to restore water service to nearby homes. City Utilities Director Brad Palmer says a ten inch water main broke on Broadway Avenue between Van Buren and Jackson...
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FPFD Responds to Report of Tire Fire on Semi on Highway 83

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Fort Pierre Volunteer Fire Department assisted a truck driver this morning, whose semi trailer brakes had heated up and started a small tire fire. Fire Chief Rick Cronin says the truck driver was northbound on Highway 83 near Bad River Road about 10:05 a.m. when the brakes...
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Pine Ridge Store Could Stay Closed for Weekend

PINE RIDGE, S.D. (AP) – The Associated Press has learned that the Oglala Sioux tribe’s president has filed a second injunction prohibiting the reopening of the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation’s sole grocery store because of worries that some tribal members will protest and get hurt if it were to reopen. The store has been...
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Lab Sought After Dog Bite Reported Has Been Found 

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Police Department says a dog it was seeking this week has been found.  The canine–described as a large black lab–was being walked last Sunday when police say it bit another woman.  Police were called to St. Mary’s Healthcare Center on Sunday night just after ten o’clock where...
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