Daugaard to Reveal Recommendations from Pheasant Habitat Work Group Today

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Governor Dennis Daugaard will announce recommendations compiled by the Pheasant Habitat Work Group later today. The Governor formed the work group after last December’s Pheasant Habitat Summit and reports of an unusually low brood count in 2013. The group met eight times this year and reviewed comments, suggestions, letters,...
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Dems Release Documents on EB-5 Visa Program

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Documents show a businessman who led South Dakota’s involvement in a controversial investment-for-green-card program still worked for the state when a deal was signed with his company to manage investments. The Argus Leader reports that the agreement was distributed by the South Dakota Democratic Party on Monday. Documents show...
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Jury Convicts Man Charged With Assaulting Officer

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – A jury has convicted a South Dakota man accused of fighting with a police officer. Twenty-one-year-old Justin Janis, of Interior, was charged with assault on a federal officer. He faces a maximum penalty of eight years in prison. The incident happened last November. Authorities say Janis stuck and Oglala...
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Man Arrested for Assault and Intentional Damage to Property

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Pierre Police arrested a man over the weekend after being called to the report that someone was trying to kick in a door to enter a residence.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says officers were dispatched to a motel in the 600 block of North Euclid on Friday evening...
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