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Pierre Police Investigating Stolen Vehicle Case

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Police Department is investigating a report of a stolen vehicle.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says the vehicle-a 1995 Jeep Cherokee-was reported stolen at 5:13 a.m. this morning from the 900 block of Manchester Drive.  The red Jeep has SD license plate number 36P Y16.  Blemaster says...
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Sully County Courthouse Offices to be Closed Friday Morning

ONIDA, S.D. – (DRG News) Offices in the Sully County Courthouse will be closed for a time tomorrow.  The closure will take place on Friday, August 8 from 8:00 a.m. to noon as part of a scheduled power outage.  Offices at the courthouse in Onida will reopen for business at 1:00 p.m. on Friday...
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State Records First Case of Mosquito-Borne Virus

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – State health officials say South Dakota has recorded its first case of a mosquito-borne virus that has been spreading in the U.S. from the Caribbean. State epidemiologist Lon Kightlinger tells the Sioux Falls Argus Leader that the chikungunya virus has been diagnosed in someone who was visiting the island...
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SD to Get $419K from Drug Company Settlement

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Attorney General Marty Jackley says South Dakota will receive $419,000 from a multistate settlement with a drug company. Pfizer has agreed to pay $35 million to resolve allegations by 42 states that a subsidiary illegally marketed an organ transplant drug for unapproved uses. Jackley says the misleading claims put consumers’...
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