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SD Man Gets 14 Months in Shotgun Threatening Case

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota man has been sentenced to 14 months in prison for pointing a sawed-off shotgun at his brother and threating to shoot him. U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson says 27-year-old Kelly Romero was also sentenced to 18 months of supervised release. Romero earlier pleaded guilty to assault with...
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Family of Dalton Williams Releases Statement Following Sentencing of Braiden McCahren

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The family of Dalton Williams has issued a statement, following Tuesday’s sentencing of Braiden McCahren in Williams’ shooting death on December 18, 2012.  Portions of the audio statement, provided by family representative Stephanie Briggs, indicated that the family appreciates the support from the community and Faith Lutheran Church throughout...
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CUC Director Talks About New BSN Degree to be Offered Starting in 2016

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Director of Capital University Center says a decision to offer a bachelor of science in nursing degree (BSN) at the Pierre facility has been met with favorable comments.  Earlier this month, University of South Dakota announced that the four year degree will be available at CUC starting in...
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Braiden McCahren December 16, 2014

Those Leading Both Sides in McCahren Case React to Tuesday Sentencing

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The defense and prosecution offered their reactions following yesterday’s sentencing for 18-year-old Braiden McCahren on murder and assault charges.  The teen was found guilty in September by a Tripp County Jury of Second Degree Murder and Aggravated Assault.  When McCahren was 16, he was charged in the shooting death...
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