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Struggling Northern SD Beef Plant Delays Paychecks

ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) – Workers at the Northern Beef Packers plant in the northern South Dakota city of Aberdeen have been told their paychecks are being delayed because of financial woes. The American News reports employees were told Wednesday that their Friday paychecks wouldn’t be distributed. Officials hope to issue them early next week....
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Hughes County Sheriff’s Dept. Says No One Hurt in Wednesday Morning One Vehicle Accident North of Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Texas man was not injured in a one-vehicle rollover yesterday; but was cited for failing to report the wreck.  Hughes County Sheriff Mike Leidholt says the accident occurred about 1:00 a.m. Wednesday morning and was reported about 6:25 a.m. yesterday.  Leidholt says 24-year-old Ryan Elkins, who is said...
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Lyman County Sheriff’s Office Asking for Assistance in Finding Dog Tossed from Vehicle in Rollover

KENNEBEC, S.D. – (DRG News) The Lyman County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in finding a dog that was riding in a vehicle involved in an accident on I-90 yesterday.  Lyman County Sheriff Steve Manger says the accident was reported about 7:25 p.m. last night, about a half mile west of...
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Pierre PD Investigating Vehicle Entries and Burglary at Wells Avenue Restaurant

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Police Department is investigating reports of vehicles that were gone through overnight.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says at least eight vehicles were entered and all of the vehicles had been left unlocked.  An assortment of items was stolen, including wireless headphones and a loaded .45 pistol. ...
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