Black Hills Could Get 30 Inches of Snow with Winds

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota authorities are warning drivers about a winter storm that could dump as much as 30 inches of snow on the Black Hills. Transportation and Public Safety officials say the early-fall storm with heavy snow and strong winds could make travel difficult in the Black Hills and much...
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SD National Guard Cancels Training Due to Shutdown

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – About 3,600 South Dakota Air and Army National Guard members won’t have to show up this weekend for training because of the partial government shutdown. The Guard says it cancelled a scheduled drill assembly due to the lapse in federal appropriations. It will likely be rescheduled for October 26th...
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Winter Storm Warning for Western South Dakota

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – An early winter storm could drop a foot or more of snow across much of the Black Hills through early Saturday. The National Weather Service in Rapid City has issued a winter storm warning from 6 p.m. Mountain time Thursday until 6 a.m. Saturday. Heavier amounts of 21 inches...
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Pierre Rural Firefighters Called to Three Fires in the County Wednesday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Rural Fire Department responded to three different fire calls within the past 24 hours.  Pierre Rural Fire Chief Jason Roggow says crews were first told about smoke coming from rubble at the city landfill about 3:55 p.m. Wednesday.  The landfill is located about six miles east of...
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Pierre Man Arrested For Allegedly Spitting in Officer’s Face

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre man was arrested Tuesday night after police were called to the report that a person was being disorderly at a local location.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says an officer was sent to Betty’s Place on Tuesday-just after 10:00 p.m.  When the officer arrived, Blemaster says the...
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With Chance of Snow in Forecast-NWS Looks Back at Highest October Two Day Snow Totals

ABERDEEN, S.D. – (DRG News) A Winter Storm Warning is in effect tonight through Friday for the Black Hills and a Winter Storm Watch is mentioned for tomorrow and tomorrow night on the western plains.  The National Weather Service says there are chances of rain mixing with snow in the Pierre/Fort Pierre area tomorrow...
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Trial in McCahren Case Moved from This Month to January

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The trial for a Pierre teen charged for the murder of another teen has been moved from later this month to January of next year.  17-year-old Braiden McCahren is charged with First Degree Murder, Attempted First Degree Murder and Aggravated Assault for the shooting death of 16-year-old Dalton Williams...
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This Sunday it’s The Alcorn Beneft in Mobridge!

Mobridge, S.D.- (KOLY) This Sunday October 6th in Mobridge it is the Alcorn benefit to raise money for Alvin and Wanda Alcorn. In May 2013, Alvin Alcorn was taken by helicopter to Sioux Falls due to a bleeding brain aneurism. He had been suffering severe headaches for 6 weeks prior to the discovery of...
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WeatherEye Says Snow Could Mix with Rain Starting Tomorrow Night Into Saturday

UNDATED – (DRG News) The weather is changing, as forecasters are predicting that temperatures will continue to cool over the next few days and mixed precipitation is possible tomorrow night and Saturday.  The National Weather Service has a Winter Storm Warning for tonight through tomorrow night in the Black Hills and there is a...
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Winning Numbers Drawn October 2, 2013 in ‘Powerball’ Game

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – The winning numbers in Wednesday evening’s drawing of the “Powerball” game were: 04-06-25-42-51, Powerball: 17 Estimated jackpot: $70 million Online: Multi-State Lottery Association:
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