Kansas Man Arrested for Damage Caused to Statue at Pierre Business

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Kansas teen was arrested early this morning for Intentional Damage and an alcohol violation as the result of an incident at a Pierre convenience store. Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says 18-year-old Gage Riggs of Iuka, Kansas was arrested just after midnight on charges of Intentional Damage to...
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Two Lines Broken in Gettysburg Yesterday During Construction Work

GETTYSBURG, S.D. – (DRG News) A section of street in Gettysburg was closed off for a time Monday as the result of a natural gas leak. The same area was later impacted by a broken water line. Potter County Emergency Manager Cheryl Sautner says a contractor was digging a sewer line for a new...
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Minneapolis Man Injured in Motorcycle Accident in Potter County Monday

GETTYSBURG, S.D. – (DRG News) A Minneapolis man was hurt in a motorcycle accident Monday morning in Potter County. Sheriff Curt Hamburger says the accident was reported about 8:20 a.m. Monday morning and occurred 5 1/2 miles west of Gettysburg on Highway 212. Hamburger says a motorcyclist-Gary Peterson was westbound on the highway on...
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USDA Says SD Winter Wheat Harvest Passes Halfway Point

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The winter wheat harvest in South Dakota has surpassed the halfway point. The Agriculture Department says in its weekly crop report that 55 percent of the crop is in the bin. That’s ahead of 48 percent at the same time last year but well behind the long-term average of...
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