Cattle Feeding on Hay

Big Feedlots Report 18 Percent Increase in Cattle from 2014

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota feedlots with capacities of 1,000 or more animals reported 230,000 cattle on feed on July 1, up 18 percent from last year. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says in its latest report that placements in feedlots during June totaled 28,000 head, down 10 percent from 2014. Marketings...
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Logo on Stanley County Sheriff's Vehicle May 2015

Sioux Falls Man Arrested Following Report of Domestic Incident in Fort Pierre

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Sioux Falls man was arrested Thursday evening after officials responded to a call regarding a reported domestic situation in Fort Pierre.  Stanley County Chief Deputy Sheriff Greg Swanson says law officers answered a request for assistance for a domestic incident in the 500 block of West First...
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Oil Pipeline Equipment

Sunday to Bring Keystone XL Resistance Ride & March to Fort Pierre/Pierre

UNDATED – (DRG News) A group opposed to the Keystone XL Pipeline is organizing a ride and march through parts of Fort Pierre and Pierre Sunday to demonstrate opposition to the project.  Horse riders will meet with others interested in taking part in the rally near the intersection of Highway 83 and 14 in...
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Flags were displayed across the Missouri River Bridge, outside several Pierre/Fort Pierre businesses and residences and also at Hilger's Gulch.

Changes Expected in Parts of Pierre’s Hilger’s Gulch

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The members of South Dakota’s Capitol Complex Restoration and Beautification Commission heard yesterday about a plan offered through Governor Dennis Daugaard to modify a portion of Hilger’s Gulch in Pierre.  Hilger’s Gulch is located north of the Capitol and the acreage contains walking/biking paths and “Governor’s Grove”-where trees have...
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