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Civil War Monument October 1, 2014

Work Underway to Enhance Civil War Monument in Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Site improvements are underway at the Civil War Memorial, located near Dolly Reed Plaza and Capitol Lake in Pierre.  The war monument was dedicated in 1920 to commemorate the veterans of the Civil War.  The granite monument stands about 30 feet tall and holds a statue of a Civil...
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Shown Wednesday from left to right: Pierre Police Officer Richard Bauman, Highway Patrol Trooper Kyle Mobley and Sergeant Darin Johnson of the Hughes County Sheriff's Office-placing purple ribbons on their cruisers in recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

Missouri Shores Noting October’s National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Purple ribbons will be displayed prominently this month on law enforcement vehicles and by other supporters as part of this month’s designation of “National Domestic Violence Awareness Month”. One local agency is holding various activities in the coming days to bring attention to the issue of domestic violence. As...
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Pierre PD Investigating Third Stolen Vehicle Case Within a Week

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Police Department is investigating a third stolen vehicle case within the past week.  A 1999 Pontiac Bonneville was reported stolen last evening about 8:30 p.m. from the 1500 block of North Harrison.  The car is silver in color with SD license plate number 36K W81.  The vehicle...
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PSD Releases Results of Vote for Name of New Elementary School

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre School District has released the results of a vote taken for the name of a new Pierre elementary school currently under construction.  The school board last month decided to seek input from the public on what to name the new school and determined that the new elementary...
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