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Recent Snow in Black Hills Creates Optimal Conditions for Snowmobilers

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Many snowmobile enthusiasts have been granted wishes for a white Christmas, as more than a foot of snow fell in parts of the Black Hills over the past few days. Shannon Percy, Black Hills Trails district supervisor says snow lovers have had to be patient this year, but this...
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Fruit/Produce Distribution Considered a Success

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Pierre Area Referral Service and Feeding South Dakota held a free produce and fruit giveaway yesterday at the First Baptist Church parking lot in Pierre. Laura White, Executive Director of PARS says the event brought an overwhelming response, with about 220 units of produce and 220 units of fruit...
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Inmates & DOC Staff Come Up with Ways to Brighten Holidays for Others

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) State prison inmates and Department of Corrections staff members have both worked to make the holiday season brighter for others. Close to 2,000 wooden toys like cars, trucks, planes and castles were made from scrap lumber at prison shops in Sioux Falls and Springfield. The wooden toys are to...
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Pierre Woman Arrested for Identity Theft

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Police arrested a man and woman from Pierre yesterday in a case that started with a report of possible identity theft. Police Captain Elton Blemaster says authorities were told around 5:20 p.m. yesterday by a Pierre resident in the 400 block of North Tyler that her credit card company...
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