Fire at Pierre Home at 309 East 5th Street February 16, 2015

PFD Puts Out Fire at Pierre Mobile Home

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Fire Department put out a fire at a mobile home in north Pierre this afternoon. Department members were told of the fire at 309 East 5th Street about 1:55 p.m. The department’s Patrick Snyder says a deputy with the Hughes County Sheriff’s Office checked to make sure...
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SD Chamber of Commerce & Industry to Host Business Day at the Legislature 2/19

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota Chamber of Commerce and Industry will hold the group’s annual meeting and Business Day at the Legislature this Thursday in Pierre.  The event will be held at the Ramkota and will begin with registration at 11:00 a.m.  At noon, there will be a networking luncheon featuring...
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Pierre-Fort Pierre Exchange Club Organizing Flag Displays for Presidents’ Day Today

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Old Glory is flying throughout the Pierre/Fort Pierre area today, as part of Presidents’ Day.  The Pierre-Fort Pierre Exchange Club is displaying the U.S. and South Dakota flags across the Missouri River Bridge in observance of the holiday.  American Bank and Trust is sponsoring the display today.  In addition,...
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Eagle Butte Man Sentenced to 42 Months in Prison in Assault Case

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota man accused of using metal crutches and wooden clubs to assault a victim has been sentenced. U.S. District Judge Roberto Lange has sentenced 23-year-old Lawrence Mexican to 3 1/2 years in prison. The Eagle Butte man earlier pleaded guilty to assault with a dangerous weapon. Federal prosecutors...
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