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Fourth Street Cleanup April 22, 2014 (KGFX Photo)

Volunteers Worked Tuesday Around Pierre to Pick Up Garbage on Earth Day

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) There was a flurry of activity in the Pierre area yesterday as part of National Earth Day. In the past few years, the week around Earth Day has brought organized cleanups linked to Pierre’s Go Green and Clean campaign. Several volunteers offer to help with trash pickup work at...
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CCST Inauguration for New Chairperson and Tribal Council Members is May 6

FORT THOMPSON, S.D. – (DRG News) The Crow Creek Sioux Tribe will have a new Chairperson early next month following the recent general election for tribal leaders. Inauguration has been set for May 6-and the tribe will see a familiar face in at tribal headquarters-as former Chairperson Roxanne Sazue defeated current Chairman Brandon Sazue...
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Charges Dropped for Couple Charged with Grand Theft and Conspiracy

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Charges against a husband and wife for Grand Theft by Deception and Conspiracy to Commit an Unlawful Act have been dismissed in Hughes County; but the two remain in custody for outstanding warrants from other states. 46-year-old George Nelson and 45-year-old Karla Nelson were indicted by a Hughes County...
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SD Board OKs Studies on Roads, Wine Distribution

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota legislative board has approved two summer study committees on topics that will likely lead to proposed legislation during the 2015 session. The Legislature’s Executive Board unanimously voted Wednesday to authorize a study on future roads and bridges in the state. Another study will consider laws on alcohol...
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