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Woman Sentenced in Connection with Rosebud Double Homicide

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota woman has been sentenced to 25 years in prison in connection with a double homicide on the Rosebud Indian Reservation. U.S. District Judge Roberto Lange has sentenced 37-year-old Crystal Red Hawk after she pleaded guilty to two counts of second-degree murder. Two St. Francis brothers, 24-year-old BillyRay...
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Capitol January 2014 (KGFX Photo)

State Reworking Outbreak Proposal to Calm Lawmaker Concerns

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Department of Health is reworking a legislative proposal that would more easily allow the state to react to deadly disease outbreaks following concerns from some lawmakers about the potential for government overreach. The proposal that would modernize the state’s authority to respond to serious communicable diseases...
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Stained Glass Window Being Installed at Governor's Mansion January 23, 2015

New Commemorative Window with Pieces from Capitol Placed at Governor’s Mansion

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A new window containing remnants of stained glass from the Capitol has been added to South Dakota’s Governor’s Mansion.  A stained glass window was placed at the mansion this morning.  Over the past few years, stained glass in the Capitol rotunda, the barrel vault and in the House and...
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Fort Pierre Logo from Development Corporation

FPDC Honors Business of the Year, Looks Back at 2014 & Plans for the Future

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Fort Pierre business was recognized Thursday as 2014 Business of the Year by the Fort Pierre Development Corporation.  A.G.E. Corporation was founded in 1964 and today, is run by Gary Johnson.  Johnson’s sons Gerad and Andy were on hand Thursday to receive the Business of the Year...
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