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Stockgrowers and Others Hold Meetings on Livestock Disaster Programs

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Stockgrowers Association along with several other industry groups is hosting four meetings in the western part of the state to provide ranchers information about available disaster relief programs. The meetings will take place Monday and Tuesday in Eagle Butte, Hermosa, Union Center and Interior. The U.S....
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Gloria Hanson Wins Election for Fort Pierre Mayor

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Fort Pierre City council member Gloria Hanson won today’s election for Mayor in that city. Hanson was one of four citizens on the ballot for the Mayor’s office. The current Mayor of Fort Pierre Sam Tidball announced last year that he didn’t intend to run again-after serving the...
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Herreid School Board Election Results

MOBRIDGE, S.D. — (DRG News) Herreid School Board had their election today and here are the results.  Two posts were filled by the results. Holly Schumacher: 172 David Kary: 131 Pete Brandner: 67
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City of Mobridge Election – Pool Project

MOBRIDGE, S.D. — (DRG News) The counting for the City of Mobridge Election held today, April 8th, relating to the Aquatic Center is complete. Total number of NO votes: 451 Total number of YES votes:  512 Total votes of:  963 The voters have spoken and the Mobridge City Aquatic Center will be funded through...
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Voters to Select from Four Candidates for Fort Pierre Mayor Today

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The four citizens running for the position of Mayor of Fort Pierre are encouraging citizens to get to the polls today and vote. Long time Fort Pierre Mayor Sam Tidball announced his intention to retire after his current term ends. Running to take over the position from Tidball...
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Finalists Named for 2014 South Dakota Leopold Conservation Award

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The finalists for the 2014 Leopold Conservation Award were announced this week. The annual award honors South Dakota landowner achievement in voluntary stewardship and management of natural resources. The Sand County Foundation, the South Dakota Cattlemen’s Association and the South Dakota Grassland Coalition named Cronin Farms of Gettysburg, John...
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CSDCAC Holds Sunday Event As Part of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) This week is noted as National Crime Victims’ Rights Week. The theme this year is 30 Years: Restoring the Balance of Justice. To kick off the week, the Central South Dakota Child Assessment Center, which is a department of Avera St. Mary’s Hospital in Pierre, held an art viewing...
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Today is Election Day in City of Mobridge

MOBRIDGE, S.D. — (DRG News) April 8 is election day in the City of Mobridge.  Two seats on the Mobridge-Pollock School District Board of Education are to be filled today by the voters.  Candidates running in the race are Harry “Bingo” Kindt, Todd Wagner, and Jay Shillingstad. The other item going to vote is...
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Area Scouters Complete Safety Training

MOBRIDGE, S.D. — (DRG News) Mobridge and Selby Cub Scout volunteers became certified Archery and BB gun Range Masters in Pierre on Saturday. Completing both courses conducted by Watertown instructor Scott Osborn were Clayton Anderberg and Danny Nichols of Mobridge and Leah Holder of Selby. The three took the training in preparation for this...
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SD Woman on Trial for Allegedly Killing 4-year-old

CHAMBERLAIN, S.D. (AP) – A woman is on trial in Chamberlain for allegedly beating to death a 4-year-old boy because he wet his pants. Twenty-three- year-old Donika Gonzales of Gann Valley has pleaded not guilty to second-degree murder and alternate charges in the February 2013 death of Mason Naser. The Daily Republic newspaper reports...
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