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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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Pierre PD Advising Citizens to Avoid Northern Pierre Neighborhood as They Handle Unknown Incident

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Police Department is advising local citizens that a “major incident” has been unfolding this afternoon in a northern Pierre neighborhood.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster is asking that people stay away from the area in the 1000 blocks of North Euclid Avenue and Highland Avenue for the...
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Two Pierre Men Arrested Following Burglary at Convenience Store

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Two Pierre men were arrested this morning after an investigation into a burglary that occurred at Cowboy Country Store on North Euclid Avenue.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says that officers were dispatched to the convenience store about 3:35 a.m. this morning where a burglary alarm was sounding.  Officers...
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