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Watermain Breaks Reported in Parts of Pierre Thursday and Today

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A watermain break Thursday afternoon in Pierre impacted about 20-30 utility customers.  The City of Pierre was notified of the broken line mid-afternoon on Thursday.  Lynn Patton Construction and Operations Manager says the watermain leak was noted just after 3:00 pm at Grand Avenue and Seventh Street in northwest...
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Pierre PD Investigating Cases of Slashed Tires

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Police Department is investigating a series of incidents from earlier this week of slashed vehicle tires.  Pierre Police Captain Derald Gross says police received several calls reporting vandalisms to vehicles in the North Buchanan Avenue/Buffalo Street area on Wednesday morning.  Gross says 26 tires on 18 vehicles...
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BRMS Concerts Continue Tonight Following Successful Thursday Night Event

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Thursday night brought an outdoor concert to downtown Fort Pierre-as part of the Bad River Music Series.  Last night’s acts included Slamabama, along with The Outlaws and BlackHawk.  Music series organizers indicate that they were very happy with Thursday’s turnout and weatherwise; couldn’t have asked for a better...
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Kinsman Retires as Commissioner of SD’s Bureau of Administration

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) South Dakota’s Commissioner of the Bureau of Administration has retired after 28 years of working in state government.  Governor Dennis Daugaard yesterday announced that Paul Kinsman retired for health reasons.  Daugaard said in a release Thursday that during Kinsman’s time as head of the Bureau of Administration, the office...
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