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Onida Man Killed in One Vehicle Rollover Fatal Crash

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) An Onida man died this morning in a one vehicle crash that occurred on U.S. Highway 83-ten miles south of Onida. The South Dakota Highway Patrol says 53-year-old Lynn Weischedel was driving a 2000 Ford Windstar south on the highway when the vehicle moved onto the shoulder where the...
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SDCF Awards Grant for Discovery Center’s Discovery Town

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota Community Foundation awarded a $6,000 grant to the South Dakota Discovery Center for the center’s “Discovery Town” project. The grant was awarded as part of an open house held this morning for the project’s first exhibit-a vet clinic. Discovery Town is a play community in which...
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Ribbon Cutting for Paws and Claws March 20, 2015

Ribbon Cutting & Open House Held for First “Business” at SDDC’s Discovery Town

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Today brought the official opening for the first portion of the South Dakota Discovery Center’s Discovery Town. A ribbon cutting was held for the just completed “Paw and Claws” Vet Clinic-an area where kids can play-while they learn more about the various elements that go into caring for animals...
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Pierre Man Arrested on Charges Including Burglary and Simple Assault

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre man was arrested Thursday morning following a burglary report at a residence in the 600 block of North Highland Avenue.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says police officers were called about a burglary around 1:20 a.m. Thursday morning.  He says 32-year-old Angel Gomez had gained access into...
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