Custer State Park Elk License Raffle Raises $30K

  RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — A fundraiser raffle for a Custer State Park elk hunting license has raised more than $30,000 for elk management in South Dakota.  The state Game, Fish & Parks Department says Don Latham, of Renner, won the 2013 permit in a raffle sponsored by the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation. ...
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Hail in Jackson County May 27, 2013 (Courtesy Photo)

Memorial Day Evening Brings Severe Thunderstorm Warnings and Weird Weather in Jackson County

UNDATED – (DRG News) Severe Thunderstorm Warnings popped up in parts of western and central South Dakota last night, leaving needed rains; but also some unusual weather conditions.  In Jackson County, several inches of hail fell on a two mile stretch of Interstate 90 west of Belvidere last night about 8:00 p.m. Mountain Time. ...
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Fort Pierre Man Arrested After Early Morning Incident in Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Fort Pierre man was arrested by Pierre Police on several charges early this morning.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says a patrol officer saw a man near parked cars in the 400 block of South Henry Street and the officer was in the process of interviewing the man...
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Oahe Downstream to Host Annual Kids Fishing Derby on Saturday

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Saturday will bring a morning of fishing and prizes at the Oahe Downstream Recreation Area north of Fort Pierre.  The 6th annual Kids Fishing Derby will be held late Saturday morning.  Kids can pre-register for the event at the Oahe Downstream Welcome Center or by calling the office...
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