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Deployment Ceremony Held for SDANG’s 152nd CSSB Saturday-Troops Flew Out of Pierre Sunday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) About 400 people gathered Saturday at Riggs High School for a deployment ceremony for the South Dakota National Guard’s 152nd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, based in Pierre.  The hour long ceremony was held in the school gym and featured as speakers-Governor Dennis Daugaard, Pierre Mayor Laurie Gill, Major General...
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Weekend Brought Public Opening for New Paws Animal Shelter

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The past weekend brought the first time that the new animal shelter for Paws Animal Rescue was open to the public.  Paws volunteers broke ground for the new shelter in northeast Pierre near Walmart last fall and the building is mostly complete.  Paws Vice President Lindy Gereats says about...
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Two Vehicle Accident Reported on Highway 1804 in Sully County Saturday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A two vehicle accident Saturday resulted in injuries to the motorists involved.  The South Dakota Department of Public Safety says the accident was reported at the intersection of Highway 1804 and 192nd Street in Sully County.  A vehicle driven by a Colorado man, William Pate was southbound on 1804...
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Pierre Man Arrested Friday After Two People Say They Were Threatened with a Knife

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre man was arrested Friday night on at least four charges for an incident reported at a Pierre home earlier in the day.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says officers were called early Friday morning to a residence in the 100 block of South Taylor Avenue.  Blemaster says...
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