Governor’s Ag Development Summit Coming to Pierre June 27!

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) June brings the annual 2012 Governor’s Ag Development Summit and this year, the event will be held in Pierre. The June 27 summit takes place at the Ramkota. Lucas Lentsch, Director of Ag Development in the South Dakota Department of Agriculture, says before the summit starts, there will be...
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Lower Brule Man to be Sentenced for Grand Theft and DUI Charges

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Lower Brule man will be sentenced next month for his no contest plea to Grand Theft-Possession of Stolen Property and his guilty pleas to DUI-3rd and Failure to Report an Accident. 27-year-old Brian Byington was arrested in March after an accident that occurred at the intersection of Wells...
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“100 Days of Heat” Safe Driving Campaign to Focus on Dangerous Summer Driving Season

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Troopers from the South Dakota Highway Patrol will trek the state’s highways tomorrow as part of a pre-holiday saturation patrol. Colonel Craig Price, superintendent of the Highway Patrol says the effort is being organized to encourage motorists to make safe and responsible decisions as they start their Memorial Day...
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3 Rural SD Counties to Use Electronic Poll Books

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Secretary of State Jason Gant has trained workers in three rural South Dakota counties on using electronic poll books and vote centers. Hyde, Sully and Potter counties will use the new voting system during the June 5 primary election. It’ll be the first time vote centers and electronic poll...
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