Hughes County Courthouse

McCahren Transfer Hearing Continuing in Pierre Courtroom

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A number of witnesses were questioned this morning in a Pierre courtroom as part of what is scheduled as a two day transfer hearing in the case of a Pierre teen charged for the shooting death of another teen last year.  17-year-old Braiden McCahren is charged with First Degree...
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Day Two of Transfer Hearing on Murder Charges for Pierre Teen Underway

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The second day of a transfer hearing is underway in Pierre this morning in the case of a Pierre teen charged in the December shooting death of a fellow classmate.  17-year-old Braiden McCahren has pleaded not guilty to First Degree Murder, Attempted First Degree Murder and alternate counts of...
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3 Challenges to Pine Ridge Alcohol Vote Denied

PINE RIDGE, S.D. (AP) – A hearing is scheduled for later this month on a challenge to last month’s vote legalizing alcohol on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. Election Supervisor Francis Pumpkin Seed says a couple of tribal members filed a restraining order. He says it’s one of three challenges the election commission has...
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Karl and Denise Richards 2013 Capital Area United Way Campaign Co-Chairs (Courtesy Photo)

United Way Campaign Co-Chairs Talk About Importance of Local Organization

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) This year’s Capital Area United Way fundraiser is officially underway and the campaign co-chairs say they were honored to be asked to head up the effort.  Karl and Denise Richards were named on Tuesday as the 2013 Campaign Co-chairs.  Denise Richards works as a victim advocate in the Hughes...
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