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Man Involved in Federal Murder Case Sentenced for Assault at Jail

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A St. Francis man was given a maximum sentence in the state penitentiary for his guilty plea to a charge of Aggravated Assault. 21-year-old Riley McCloskey appeared at the Hughes County Courthouse in Pierre Monday afternoon to be sentenced for assaulting another man who was held at the Hughes...
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South Dakota State Historical Society Director Jay D. Vogt, right, stands by the Sioux Horse Effigy with Daniel Kershaw, exhibition design manager for the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. (Photo courtesy South Dakota State Historical Society)

South Dakota Artifact on Display at World-Renowned Museum

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – People visiting one of New York City’s world-renowned museums can now catch a glimpse of an artifact that belongs to South Dakota’s Cultural Heritage Center. South Dakota’s Sioux Horse Effigy is being showcased at the Metropolitan Museum of Art as part of an exhibition of Plains Indians masterworks. “The Plains...
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Scales, Gavel and Flag

Man Pleads Not Guilty in Federal Court to Murder and Assault Charges

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A man indicted in federal court on two counts of Second Degree Murder and two counts of Assault with a Dangerous Weapon has pleaded not guilty to the charges. 32-year-old Daryl Dean Fool Bull appeared in federal court in Pierre last week to answer to the allegations. Fool Bull...
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2015 Fort Pierre Horse Racing Season Goes to Two Weekend Schedule

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A change is being made to this year’s horse racing season in Fort Pierre.  Instead of three weekends of racing, there will be two for the 2015 season.  The cost of insurance was one reason for the schedule change-according to race track manager Dennis Booth. Booth says limiting...
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