Three Arrested Following Theft of Motorcycle from Blunt

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Three men were arrested yesterday as the result of an investigation into the theft of a motorcycle from Blunt.  Hughes County Sheriff Mike Leidholt says officials received a tip regarding the whereabouts of a Honda Trail Bike worth $4,000 which had been stolen from a residence in Blunt within...
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GMMS Teacher Named as Pierre District Teacher of the Year for 2014

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A middle school teacher in the Pierre School District was named yesterday as the Teacher of the Year for 2014. Ann Noyes of Georgia Morse Middle School was chosen as the winner of the award and her name was announced at last night’s monthly school board meeting. Superintendent Kelly...
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Top View of Stained Glass from Senate Chambers 2013 (Courtesy Photo)

Focus Turns to Barrel Vault as Stained Glass Restoration Project at Capitol Continues

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A project to clean and restore stained glass throughout four different areas of the State Capitol Building is moving into another phase starting next week. Last August, stained glass sections were removed from the Capitol Rotunda and a Wisconsin company has wrapped up work on half of the panels...
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SD Senate OKs New Licenses for Home Brew Helpers

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Senate has unanimously approved a bill to license businesses that help home brewers make and bottle malt beverages and wine. It has already passed the House and goes next to Gov. Dennis Daugaard for final review. The bill would require a $250 license for businesses that provide...
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