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Police Say Pierre Man Injured in Vehicle/Pedestrian Collision Monday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre man was injured in a vehicle/pedestrian accident at a Pierre intersection yesterday.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says the collision was reported about 12:49 p.m. at the intersection of East Sioux Avenue and South Pierre Street.  He says 30-year-old Jeff Schladweiler of Mitchell was southbound on Pierre...
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Colorado Man Arrested Following Friday Night Pursuit

RAPID CITY, S.D. – (DRG News) A Colorado man was arrested Friday night following a pursuit involving the South Dakota Highway Patrol.  Captain Kevin Karley of the SDHP says the pursuit started Friday night about 8:40 p.m. when a trooper attempted to stop a car for speeding on I-90 near Murdo.  He says the...
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Pierre School Officials to Hold Public Meeting on Redistricting of Elementary Boundaries

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A public meeting is planned this week as Pierre school officials discuss proposed new boundaries for schools in the district.  A committee looked at various ways to redistrict boundaries for elementary schools in the city.  Next fall, the district will have three elementary buildings; Buchanan, Jefferson and Kennedy-which is...
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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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