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Fort Pierre Residents Now Being Served Through New Emergency Siren System

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A change has been made in the emergency siren system in Fort Pierre and in the Frontier Road area of Stanley County.  The City of Fort Pierre says new outdoor sirens have been installed and were recently tested.  As a result of the new sirens, residents will now...
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Blood Needed for Pierre Community Blood Drive Today and Tomorrow

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre Community Blood Drive is being held today and tomorrow-sponsored by United Blood Services.  The agency wants local residents to know that they are currently in urgent need of donors over the next two days.  As of last week, there were 70 open appointment slots for today and...
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Prescribed Burn Planned on Ft. Pierre National Grassland Today

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The U.S. Forest Service is planning a prescribed burn on a portion of the Fort Pierre National Grassland today.  The burn will cover about 320 acres in northwestern Lyman County in the Dry Hole Chester Pasture.  Plans had called for the controlled burn to be done earlier, but...
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FBI Closes EB-5 Investigation; No Criminal Charges Brought

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The FBI has closed its investigation into South Dakota’s investment-for-visa program and the U.S. Attorney’s office has decided not to pursue prosecution. FBI spokesman Kyle Loven says the agency recently forwarded its findings of the state’s EB-5 program to the office of Acting U.S. Attorney Randy Seiler. Loven says...
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