Bulldozer Working at Landfill

Pierre Landfill Project Approved for Financial Package

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) South Dakota’s Board of Water and Natural Resources has approved an almost $1.2 million dollar financial package for Pierre to help construct an additional solid waste disposal cell at the regional landfill.  The funds for the Pierre landfill project were announced Friday and the grant and loan money will...
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Electrical Switch

Power Outage Impacts Portion of Pierre Saturday Morning

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A power outage left a good number of Pierre homes and businesses without electricity for a time on Saturday morning.  Brad Palmer with the City of Pierre says the outage was reported about 8:30 a.m. Saturday morning and impacted the west side of Pierre from the area near Edgewater...
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Grass Fire

Fire Burns Grass and Brush on Corps Owned Property Saturday

FORT PIERRE, S.D. - (DRG News) Firefighters with the Fort Pierre Fire Department spent about three hours at a grass fire that burned Saturday.  Fort Pierre Fire Chief Rick Cronin says the fire was reported about 11:45 a.m. Saturday morning and was noted east of the Emergency Spillway in an area between the Spillway and...
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Prison Bars

SD Man Gets Over 3 Years in Prison in Assault Case

NORRIS, S.D. (AP) – A Norris man has been sentenced to more than three years in prison in an assault case stemming from a brawl at a Rosebud convenience store. U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson says 20-year-old Chauncy Crow Dog was also order to two years of supervised release. Crow Dog pleaded guilty in June...
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