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Nebraska Man Arrested Friday in Pierre for Two Separate Incidents

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Nebraska man was arrested Friday morning for two separate incidents.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says officers were called to Griffin Park Friday morning about 8:30 a.m. where they were told someone was trying to shut off working sprinklers.  Park staff had indicated that the person was acting...
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2013 Harley Raffle Fundraiser for Boys and Girls Club and Chamber

Winner of Annual Harley Raffle for Boys and Girls Club and Chamber to be Determined Thursday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) This Thursday brings the annual Harley Giveaway Picnic to the Steamboat Park Picnic Shelter in Pierre. Each year; tickets are raffled off for a new motorcycle, with the funds going to the Boys and Girls Club of the Capital Area and the Pierre Area Chamber of Commerce.  This year,...
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Judge's Gavel

New Judge Named to Fourth Circuit in South Dakota

DEADWOOD, S.D. (AP) – A new judge has been appointed to the Fourth Judicial Circuit in South Dakota. The South Dakota Supreme Court has approved the appointment of Eric Strawn as a part-time magistrate judge for the Fourth Circuit. The Fourth Circuit covers the counties of Butte, Dewey, Harding, Lawrence, Meade, Perkins and Ziebach....
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Update: Winner House Explosion Injures Five

WINNER, S.D. (AP) – Four people remain hospitalized after being seriously injured during a house explosion in Winner that authorities believe was due to a faulty propane line. The Daily Republic reports that the blast occurred at about 6:30 a.m. on Friday. Five people were hurt, and four were transported to a Minneapolis burn...
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