Row Crop Harvest Speeding Along in the Dakotas

ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) – An early start to spring planting and a hot summer that pushed crops to maturity has led to an early row crop harvest in the Dakotas. South Dakota State agronomy specialist Mark Rosenberg tells the American News the harvest might be done in record time. He says farmers might wrap...
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PFD Called to Gas Line Break Wednesday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Volunteer Fire Department spent a short time at the site of a natural gas line leak yesterday afternoon. Pierre Fire Chief Bill Alexander says the department was called to 512 East Missouri about 2:15 p.m. where it was said that a person using a stump grinder hit...
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Girl Taken to Hospital After Vehicle/Pedestrian Accident Wednesday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A young girl was hurt yesterday when she was hit by a vehicle at the intersection of Euclid and Capitol Avenues. Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says the 11-year-old female who is a student at Georgia Morse Middle School, was running westbound across Euclid when the accident occurred about...
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Crews from Harrold and Two Other Fire Departments Fight Sunflower Field Blaze Near Blunt Wednesday

BLUNT, S.D. – (DRG News) About 150 acres of standing sunflowers were burned yesterday in a fire near Blunt. Treg Cowan, Chief of the Harrold Fire Department, says the fire was reported about 3:25 p.m. Wednesday in a sunflower field. The field was being combined at the time the blaze broke out. Cowan says...
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