Library in Onida July 2010 (KGFX Photo)

ABO School Award Winner in 21st Century School Library Program

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) One central South Dakota school library has been recognized through the 21st Century School Library program.  The program identifies school libraries as “Effective”, “Enhanced” or “Exemplary” based on learning environment, programming and professionalism.  This is the first year for the recognition program for school libraries.  Award status is valid...
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Landmark Hall in Eagle Butte (KGFX Photo)

November 14 Meeting to be Held in Eagle Butte for Ranch Families

EAGLE BUTTE, S.D. – (DRG News) A mid-November community gathering is planned in Eagle Butte for ranch families from the Dewey and Ziebach county areas.  The November 14 event will include a free meal and information about resources available as ranchers work to rebuild from last month’s west river blizzard.  Like previous recent gatherings...
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Pierre Courtroom Doors (KGFX News)

Man Pleads Guilty to Two Charges from July Crimes in Fort Pierre and Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A man who entered into a plea agreement with Hughes and Stanley County prosecutors was sentenced in a Pierre courtroom Tuesday.  21-year-old Travis Long Fox was arrested in July.  Authorities say he used his car to hit another car in Fort Pierre and drove to Pierre; where they charged...
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Judge's Bench at Courtroom in Federal Courthouse (KGFX Photo)

Eagle Butte Man Indicted in Federal Court on Charges Linked to Recent Standoff

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) An Eagle Butte man has been indicted in federal court for six firearms related charges linked to a standoff with law enforcement that occurred last Thursday–and an incident the day before involving a vehicle chase with law officers, which ended in a man being shot and killed near Fort...
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