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Mike Rounds to be Sworn Into Office on Tuesday

WASHINGTON (AP) – South Dakota’s former governor and newest U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds will be sworn in at 11 a.m. CT Tuesday. Rounds beat out Democrat Rick Weiland and independents Larry Pressler and Gordon Howie on Nov. 4 to replace retiring Democrat Tim Johnson in the Senate. Rounds will serve on the Armed Services...
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Pierre Woman Injured in Saturday Morning Rollover Accident

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre woman received non-life threatening injuries Saturday in an accident east of Blunt.  Hughes County Sheriff Mike Leidholt says an injury accident was reported around 6:00 a.m. Saturday morning on Highway 14 about five miles east of Blunt.  He says the rollover accident involved an SUV being driven...
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CAUW Announces Details for 8th Annual Dancing With the Stars January 29

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Capital Area United Way has announced that its eighth annual “Dancing with the Stars” event will be held Thursday, January 29 in Fort Pierre at the Community and Youth Involved Center.  The evening is organized as CAUW’s annual thank you dinner and recognition celebration.  Christina Oey, Executive Director for...
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Pierre PD Asking Some Pierre Residents to Check Vehicles for Missing Possessions

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Residents in northeast Pierre, in the area of Abbey Road and Lancaster Loop, are being asked to check their vehicles for missing items.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says authorities have three suspects who were caught with multiple stolen items; however the suspects don’t remember which vehicles they entered.   ...
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