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Mid-Winter Warmth Blanketing the Dakotas, Breaking Records

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – Mid-winter warmth is breaking records in the Dakotas, with temperatures climbing into the 50s and 60s. National Weather Service reports show that record-high temperatures were set Monday in Dickinson and Williston in western North Dakota, and in Rapid City in western South Dakota. Bismarck, North Dakota set a record high...
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$1.4M Available in SD for Hazard Mitigation Grants

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota public safety officials say local governments and nonprofit organizations can now apply for $1.4 million in federal hazard mitigation grants. The money is available as part of the presidential disaster declaration approved for more than a dozen counties and one tribe last summer following a week of severe...
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Mobridge Man Sentenced for Assaulting an Officer

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Mobridge man was sentenced last week in federal court in Pierre for his guilty plea to a charge of Assaulting, Resisting and Impeding a Federal Officer. U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson says that 22-year-old Ed Charles LeClair IV will spend six months in custody and one year on supervised...
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Pierre Man Arrested for Two Separate Weekend Incidents

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre man was arrested over the weekend for two separate incidents. Pierre Police Captain Derald Gross says 32-year-old Beau Foote Sr. was taken into custody yesterday. Gross says Foote reportedly assaulted a 27-year-old female at her residence in the 500 block of East 5th Street. Gross says there...
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