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District 24 Legislative Candidate Forum to be Held Tonight

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Today brings a public forum for candidates running for the State House of Representatives and State Senate for District 24. The forum is sponsored by the Pierre Area Chamber of Commerce Government Affairs Committee. House candidates will debate starting at 6:00 p.m., followed by Senate candidates at 7:00 p.m....
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“Cardiac Save” Pins Awarded Yesterday to First Responders by Cardiac Arrest Victim

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) This week is National Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week. The local ambulance service– American Medical Response–held a brief ceremony yesterday to present “Cardiac Save” pins to two Pierre Policemen and four AMR paramedics who helped a Pierre teen whose heart stopped earlier this year. 16-year-old Michael Gobert, Jr. suffered...
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Fort Pierre Man Arrested for Aggravated Assault for Allegedly Pointing Handgun at Another Person

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Fort Pierre man was arrested for Aggravated Assault Monday afternoon after police were told that a man was pointing a handgun at another person. Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says officers responded yesterday to the 300 block of South Grant about 1:30 p.m. Monday. They arrested 63-year-old Barry...
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Pierre Police Arrested a Pierre Man After a Sunday Fight

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre man had to be tased on Sunday after he reportedly become combative with Pierre Police. Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says officers were dispatched to a location in the 400 block of East Missouri on Sunday night about 8:45 p.m. to the report of a fight in...
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