Fort Pierre Fire Department Sign

Current FPFD Chief to Transition to Board of Directors Duties-New Officers Serving in 2015

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The person filling the position of Fire Chief for the Fort Pierre Volunteer Fire Department will change at the beginning of the New Year.  Current Chief Rick Cronin will hand over leadership duties in the next few weeks to former Chief Cody Lengkeek.  Fort Pierre Firefighters held their...
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Two Arrested Following Early Morning Vehicle Crash in Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Two people were arrested early this morning after a vehicle crash occurred near the intersection of Washington and Wells Avenues in Pierre.  Pierre Police Captain Derald Gross says an officer noticed a 2001 Chevy Tahoe had crashed into a tree around 1:00 a.m. near the Washington/Wells area.  As the...
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Great Futures Forever Fund Recognition

BGCCA Holds Event to Recognize Investors in Great Futures Forever Fund

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Members of the Boys and Girls Club of the Capital Area, local officials and generous citizens gathered yesterday at the club to recognize donors for an endowment that will provide sustained funding for the organization.  The idea for the Great Futures Forever Fund was conceived when Mansour Karim, a...
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Fleeing Deer

Survey on Deer Licensing System ‘Pretty Neutral’

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A survey has found that most South Dakota deer hunters aren’t convinced that changes are needed to the state’s deer licensing system. The Capital Journal reports that 4,163 hunters completed the survey conducted by the Game, Fish and Parks Department. At least 40 percent of respondents said they supported keeping...
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