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Pierre Police Department Patch

Vehicle Hits Apartment Building in Pierre this Morning

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) An accident this morning resulted in damage to an apartment building along Wells Avenue when a vehicle struck the building.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says the accident was reported about 5:15 a.m. this morning on Wells Avenue.  Blemaster says a vehicle driven by a 17-year-old male from Pierre...
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South Dakota Outline

Bill Lets Traveling Med Students Hunt as Residents

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A state House committee has unanimously approved a bill to let South Dakotans completing medical or dental residencies out of state get resident hunting and fishing licenses. Supporters of the bill say it will help recruit and retain doctors because medical students often have to leave the state to complete...
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South Dakota State Capitol in Pierre, S.D.

SD Panel Votes to Ease Student Drug Suspensions

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota Senate committee has endorsed a plan to reduce the amount of time some students caught with drugs are suspended from sports and other school activities. Current law requires that students caught for the first time with drugs be suspended from school activities for one year, but the...
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City of Mobridge

Mobridge City Council February 3, 2014

MOBRIDGE, S.D. — (DRG News) On February 3rd the Mobridge City Council held their regularly scheduled meeting at the Mobridge City Hall. Council approved the minutes from the January 20 meeting. Police Chief Justin Jungwirth asked for and received approval for the hiring of dispatchers Melissa Miller and Stacy Wilson.  He then received authorization...
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