Governor Daugaard Comments on Signing of SB 73

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Governor Dennis Daugaard signed legislation yesterday to reform South Dakota’s juvenile justice system. The Governor said he is grateful that the state Senate and House voted to support the legislation and believes that Senate Bill 73 represents an important step forward for juvenile justice in the state. The bill’s...
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Further Developments Happening This Year at Pierre’s Mickelson Pond

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre City Commission has entered into a joint powers agreement with the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department to further enhance the area around Mickelson Pond in northeast Pierre for picnicking and fishing. Pierre Mayor Laurie Gill says the G F & P will stock the pond...
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FPFD Responds to Smoke Report at Local Home

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Fort Pierre Fire Department and Stanley County Sheriff’s Office assisted yesterday at a trailer where smoke was reported at the home. Fire Chief Cody Lengkeek says responders were told by the home’s occupant about 2:00 pm yesterday that smoke was noted on the exterior of the structure,...
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US Sen. Rounds Touring US Navy Base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds along with other members of Congress is touring the Guantanamo Bay Naval Base in Cuba. Rounds was at the base Friday with fellow GOP members Sens. Thom Tillis of North Carolina, Tom Cotton of Arkansas, Joni Ernst of Iowa and James Lankford of Oklahoma. The...
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