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Wisconsin Man Working as Doctor on SD Reservation Sentenced for Assault

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Wisconsin man charged in federal court with an assault count was sentenced last Thursday. 58-year-old Craig Maskil will spend 12 months on probation and must pay $25 to the Federal Crime Victims Fund for his guilty plea to Assault by Striking, Beating and Wounding. U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson...
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PFD Helps Clean Up Diesel Fuel Spill

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A malfunction with a truck resulted in a spill of up to 75 gallons of diesel fuel in Pierre yesterday.    Paula Tronvold, who is Captain of the Pierre Fire Department’s Truck One says fire crews were alerted to the spill yesterday afternoon about 12:15 p.m.  It was noted by...
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Ethan Leif February 15, 2015 (Courtesy Photo)

Leif Crowned as 2015 King of Hearts at Annual Dance

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Riggs High School student was crowned the King of Hearts at yesterday’s annual King of Hearts Dance in Pierre.  Ethan Leif was one of eight candidates named earlier this month.  Other King of Hearts candidates from Riggs were Charlie Anderson, Riley Bren, Daly Beck, Connor Jallo and Wyatt...
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Retail Gasoline Prices Continue Rising in the Dakotas

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – The average retail price of a gallon of gasoline in the Dakotas has continued to rise in the past week, after falling below the $2-per-gallon mark last month. Senior Petroleum Analyst Patrick DeHaan says rebounding crude prices are the reason. The average price in North Dakota has risen nearly...
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