City of Pierre Plowing Mid Afternoon Snow/Sanding Some Locations

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) City of Pierre officials announced this afternoon that workers have been plowing the highways and sanding and salting intersections and steep grades late this afternoon.   Construction and Operations Manager Lynn Patton says plans are to get the some lanes on the heavily traveled routes covered plowed, salted and sanded...
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2014 Legislature to Address Various Bills from A.G.’s Office

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) South Dakota’s Attorney General says his office is planning to bring various pieces of legislation to the Capitol in the upcoming legislative session, which will be focused on issues like consumer and retail protection laws, among others. Attorney General Marty Jackley says some of the state’s consumer protection laws...
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Fifth Name Added to List of Those Seeking Republican Nomination for U.S. Senate

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Yankton lawyer who announced his candidacy this week for the Republican nomination for the U.S. Senate says he’ll be working hard to visit every part of the state over the course of the upcoming campaign.  Jason Ravnsborg made a media blitz, visiting with news organizations across the state...
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Tribal National Park Draft Legislation Progressing

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – National Park Service officials working on a proposed tribal national park in South Dakota say they hope to have draft legislation ready early next year. The federal agency and the Oglala Sioux Tribe have been working on making the South Unit of Badlands National Park into the first tribally...
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