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SDHP Hits the Road with “Operation Safe Summer Kickoff” Today

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) South Dakota’s Highway Patrol reminds motorists that troopers will be out in force today as part of a statewide, high-visibility effort to raise awareness of the need for safe driving. Colonel Craig Price, superintendent of the Highway Patrol says most of its uniformed troopers will be on highways across...
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One Arrested Following Accident North of Miller Thursday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A motorist was arrested Thursday morning following a two vehicle crash north of Miller. The South Dakota Highway Patrol says troopers responded yesterday morning to the crash on South Dakota Highway 45-about 12 miles north of Miller. The patrol says a semi-truck was southbound on the highway when it...
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Major Pierre Intersection to be Closed for a Few Hours May 28

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Motorists who frequent the area near the Euclid and Capitol Avenue intersection will want to note the intersection’s closure for a portion of one day next week. The South Dakota Department of Transportation says crews will place an asphalt overlay at that intersection next Wednesday morning. The DOT’s Pierre...
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Standing Rock Man Sentenced for Payment Scam

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A member of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe has been sentenced to a year of probation and fined $500 for embezzlement and theft. Forty-six-year-old Dana Fast Horse was accused of a scam last October to illegally get a $4,000 government payment and split it with a woman he enlisted to...
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