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Presentation College Closing Reservation Campus in Eagle Butte

ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) – Aberdeen-based Presentation College is closing its outreach campus on the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation. The campus in Eagle Butte was created in 1980, when the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe asked the private Catholic school to develop a nursing program to address health care needs on the reservation. Of the 186...
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Site of Reported Standoff All Quiet This Morning

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) It appears that law enforcement members have left the scene of what is believed to have been a standoff in a northern Pierre neighborhood Thursday-and that the incident has been handled.  The site was blocked off yesterday by Pierre Police and other law agency vehicles.  Officials were initially called...
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Pierre Police at Site of Reported Standoff in North Pierre Tonight

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Pierre Police and other law enforcement agencies remain at the site tonight of a reported standoff in the area of North Highland Avenue. Officials have been at the scene since mid-afternoon today. Pierre Police Chief Bob Grandpre said earlier tonight that the situation is still ongoing. Yesterday, law enforcers...
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SD Governor Asks for Blizzard Disaster Declaration

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota’s governor has asked for a presidential disaster declaration for 14 counties and two American Indian reservations hit by an early October blizzard. Gov. Dennis Daugaard’s request is for public assistance in those counties, snow removal help in six counties that had record snowfalls, debris removal and disaster unemployment...
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