Winter Storm Not a Big Worry for Dakotas Ranchers

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Snow and cold blowing through the Dakotas is not presenting any unexpected worries for ranchers. Last year, a blizzard in early October that hit with surprising intensity killed at least 43,000 cattle in western South Dakota and southwestern North Dakota. But that storm hit early in the season, when...
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South Dakota Gold Star Mothers Bring Fallen Heroes Banners to Gettysburg

GETTYSBURG, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota Gold Star Mothers have brought the Fallen Heroes traveling banners display to Gettysburg for the next few days. There are 35 banners that contain the names, photos and other information of South Dakotans lost during the Operation Enduring and Operation Iraqi Freedom conflicts. Christine Bestgen is...
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Braiden McCahren November 7, 2014

Special Prosecutor Comments Following Judge’s Decision on Motion in McCahren Case

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) On Friday, a judge denied a motion to set aside a verdict of guilty made by a jury in the case of a Pierre teen charged with killing a 16-year-old classmate in 2012. Braiden McCahren was found guilty in September of Second Degree Murder and Aggravated Assault. Killed in...
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Winter Weather Advisory Listed for Parts of DRG Listening Area Today

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The forecast in parts of Central South Dakota contains a Winter Weather Advisory through six this evening.  Kelly Serr with the National Weather Service in Aberdeen says a low pressure system moving through the area will continue to bring snow in some locations through parts of the day. Serr...
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