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Governor’s Mansion Tours to Resume

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Governor’s Mansion will once again be the location for free weekly tours in the months of June, July and August.  The fourth season of the free weekly tours starts next month.  First Lady Linda Daugaard says she and the Governor are pleased to again open the home to...
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Braiden McCahren September 5, 2013 (KGFX Photo)

McCahren Trial to be Moved to Tripp County

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A judge ruled yesterday that the trial for a Pierre teen charged in the December 2012 shooting of another local youth will be moved from Hughes County to Tripp County.  17-year-old Braiden McCahren pleaded not guilty to First Degree Murder, Attempted First Degree Murder and Aggravated Assault.   He was...
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O.H. Olson Board from Senate Chambers April 30, 2014 (KGFX Photo)

Wood Piece Found During Stained Glass Removal Lists Capitol General Contractor

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Crews pulling out stained glass skylights from the South Dakota Senate Wednesday found an item of interest during the work. The Senate glass pieces are the final sections to be removed from the Capitol in an overall glass restoration project. Crews have already taken stained glass from the rotunda,...
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VEVA Planning Capitol Lake War Memorial Cleanup May 10

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Members of the local Vietnam Era Veterans Association (VEVA) will gather in just over a week along Capitol Lake to conduct a cleanup at the Capitol Lake War Memorials. VEVA member John Moisan of Fort Pierre says a similar cleanup was done by Vietnam Era Vets at the memorials...
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