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Upper Pierre Street to be Closed Wednesday Morning for Snow/Ice Removal

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The City of Pierre reminds local residents that Upper Pierre Street will be closed to parking and traffic for a time tomorrow morning. Lynn Patton, Construction and Operations Manager says the closure is planned to allow crews to remove snow and ice from that street segment. The removal work...
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Attorney General Speaks About Kimball Standoff Response

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) South Dakota’s Attorney General says he’s very proud of law enforcement agencies for how they handled the standoff incident last week in Kimball. The Brule County Sheriff’s Office received a phone call threatening law enforcement and a South Dakota Highway Patrolman was shot and injured in responding to the...
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Pierre School Board Accepts Four Retirements, One Resignation

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre School Board accepted one resignation and four retirements at last night’s meeting.  In announcing the list of retirements, Superintendent Dr. Kelly Glodt said the five district employees have put in a total of 123 years of service to the Pierre School District.  Those retiring include Nancy Boe-P.E....
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Attorney to Challenge Hold on SD Marriage Ruling

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The attorney representing six same-sex couples in South Dakota says he plans to challenge a federal judge’s order that put legal same-sex marriages on hold after the state’s ban was declared unconstitutional. Minneapolis attorney Josh Newville says that within the next month he will challenge the stay that U.S....
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