Board on Geographic Names Seeks Input on Proposed Name for Creek in Campbell County

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) South Dakota’s Board on Geographic Names is asking for public input on what to name a creek in Campbell County.  The unnamed creek is located north of Pollock.  So far, there has been one name proposed for the creek-Searl Creek.  The board would like to see the public weigh...
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PPD Says Two Vehicle Collision Leaves One Injured Tuesday Afternoon

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) At least one person was injured in a two vehicle accident Tuesday afternoon.  Pierre Police Department Captain Elton Blemaster says the accident was reported about 1:30 p.m. at the intersection of Sioux and Poplar Avenues.  He says a 1995 Jeep Cherokee driven by a Pierre woman was westbound in...
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2014 Indian Education Summit Wrapped Up Tuesday in Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) An address given Tuesday evening by Governor Dennis Daugaard brought a close to the 2014 Indian Education Summit in Pierre. This year was the 11th annual event–and the theme was “From Every Beginning, a Bright Future”. The summit is held to give educators, board members, tribal leaders and parents...
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FPFD Puts Out Grass Fire at ORV Course

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Fort Pierre Fire Department put out a grass fire at the Off Road Vehicle area near Oahe Dam yesterday afternoon. Fire Chief Rick Cronin says the fire was reported about 4:30 p.m. when smoke was noted near that location. Cronin says the grass fire burned in a...
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