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Local Law Enforcement Agencies Conduct Alcohol Compliance Check September 15

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Police Department was joined by two other local law agencies in conducting an alcohol compliance check on Sunday. Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says 11 businesses were checked in Pierre, three in Fort Pierre and four in Hughes County to insure they are not selling alcohol to...
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Pierre PD Investigating Vandalism at Two Pierre Businesses

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Police Department is investigating two incidents from the weekend in which two businesses reported damage-believed caused by a b-b gun.¬† Pierre Police Captain Dave Panzer says officers were called to Karl’s TV, Audio and Appliance at 400 West Sioux Avenue late Friday where windows at the front...
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Gant Task Force Could Address SD Voting Sites

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Secretary of State Jason Gant says he’s forming a task force to address whether federal Help America Vote Act funds can be used to open satellite voting offices on three American Indian reservations. But the executive director of Native American voting rights group Four Directions Inc. is...
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SD Governor Requests Flags be Flown at Half-Staff

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Gov. Dennis Daugaard is asking that all flags in South Dakota be flown at half-staff through sunset Friday in honor of the victims of a mass shooting at the Washington Navy Yard in the nation’s capital. The request is in accordance with a proclamation issued by President Barack Obama. Authorities...
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