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Fort Pierre Fire Crews Practice Skills at Old Fort Pierre Elementary

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Although it may have looked bad, smoke coming from Fort Pierre’s recently shuttered elementary school was just for training purposes.  The Fort Pierre Fire Department used the building for its weekly training, utilizing the building to refine firefighters’ skills in rescues from smoky structures, ventilation training and more. ...
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Verendrye Museum Annual Meeting to be Held Saturday Night in Fort Pierre

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The annual meeting for Fort Pierre’s Verendrye Museum will be held tomorrow night.  The museum’s members gather each year to elect board members, recap the past year and look ahead at future museum events and plans.  Museum President Darby Nutter says members and interested citizens will gather for...
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Pierre Man Sentenced in Federal Court for Assaulting Federal Officer

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre man was sentenced in federal court in Pierre Wednesday for Assaulting, Resisting or Impeding a Federal Officer.  31-year-old Glen Trudell, Jr. was charged after an incident that occurred in Pierre in August of last year.  U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson says in a press release that a woman...
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Group of Co-Workers Claim $6,000 Wild Card 2 Prize

PIERRE, S.D. – (SD LOTTERY) A group of eight state government workers from Pierre on claimed their $6,000 Wild Card 2 prize from the January 8, 2014 drawing on Thursday. Dubbing themselves “The Crazy 8″, the group includes Deb Bessert, Kathy Droz, Colleen Hunt, Steven Lee Huset, Danita Intorn, Julie McBride, Jane Roberts, and Deb...
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