National Weather Service

Mobridge and Pierre Set Record Low Maximum Temps Tuesday

ABERDEEN, S.D. – (DRG News) If you thought yesterday felt cool for an August day, the National Weather Service is offering some confirmation.  Weather Service statistics indicate that Pierre and Mobridge set record low maximum temperatures Tuesday.  Pierre’s warmest temperature yesterday was registered at 60 degrees, which was cooler than the old record of...
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Autumn Simunek Miss Oahe (Photo from Miss SD Website)

Miss SD to be in Pierre Today for Meet & Greet/CMN Fundraiser

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Legion Cabin in Pierre will be the location today for a meet and greet with Miss South Dakota…an event that will double as a fundraiser for a children’s organization.  Autumn Simunek of Hot Springs was crowned as Miss South Dakota at last month’s state pageant and is the...
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Scales of Justice and Judge's Gavel

Harrold Woman Pleads Guilty to Violating Election Law

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A Harrold woman who lived for more than a decade with an outstanding arrest warrant has pleaded guilty to a felony for violating election law. South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley said Tuesday that 54-year-old Janice Howe is scheduled to be sentenced in October. Jackley says Howe was arrested in...
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Department of Health Says Vaccinations Not Just for Children

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The Department of Health is reminding South Dakotans that vaccination is important to protect adults from diseases that can cause serious health problems. The agency said Tuesday that residents need to remember that vaccinations aren’t just for children. The department says its reminder is part of recognizing August as National...
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