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Hughes & Stanley County Weed Boards Holding Meeting 3/31 on Noxious Weeds

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Hughes and Stanley County weed boards will host a free meeting next week on the topic of noxious weeds and what property owners can do to control the pesky plants.  The meeting will be held Tuesday, March 31 at the Senior Center in Fort Pierre.  Don Korkow,...
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Fort Pierre Requesting Utility Customers Update Their Records

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The City of Fort Pierre will be sending out requests to utility customers in the coming days as it works to update records in the utility system.  City Finance Officer Roxanne Heezen says citizens can contact the city office, send an email or write a note with their...
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Police Arrest Pierre Man for Theft, Burglary and Underage Consumption

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre man was arrested Friday morning on charges including Theft, Burglary and Underage Consumption of Alcohol.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says officers were dispatched just before 9:00 a.m. Friday to the 700 block of East Wells, where it was reported a subject was in a vehicle where...
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Man Convicted of Vehicular Homicide in SD Gets Over 30 years

LAKE ANDES, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota man accused of driving drunk and killing two federal wildlife researchers has been sentenced to more than 30 years in prison. The 30-year-old Ronald Fischer Jr. on Monday was ordered to serve 15 years in prison for each count of vehicular homicide. The Lake Andes man...
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