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Gov. Daugaard Appoints New Supreme Court Justice

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard is set to appoint a new justice to the state’s Supreme Court. Daugaard on Tuesday announced the appointment of Circuit Judge Janine Kern. She will succeed Justice John Konenkamp, who will retire at the end of the year after 20 years on the high court....
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Grocery Carts

Pierre and Fort Pierre Sutley’s Stores Being Purchased by Lynn’s Dakotamart

UNDATED – (DRG News) Two local long-time grocery stores in Pierre and Fort Pierre have been sold. It has been announced that Sutley’s Super Savings Store on Sioux Avenue in Pierre and Sutley’s Town and Ranch Market in Fort Pierre are being purchased by Lynn’s Dakotamart. The sale will reportedly take effect on December...
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November 25, 2014 Fire at Trailer Home at 144 Lakeview Court

PFD Puts Out Fire at Mobile Home This Morning

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A fire at a Pierre mobile home park left some damage to one unit. The fire occurred this morning at 144 Lakeview Court. Pierre Fire Chief Ian Paul says on arrival, crews discovered heavy smoke coming from the rear of the trailer. He says a fire was burning under...
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American Red Cross Sign on First United Methodist Church Door November 14, 2014

Red Cross Volunteer from Onida Assisting with Storm Recovery in NY

UNDATED – (DRG News) An Onida woman overseeing Red Cross shelter operations in Buffalo, New York says the shelter population is beginning to subside somewhat.  Nancy McKenney was deployed to the east coast yesterday to assist with Red Cross relief efforts in that area of the country.  Last week, about seven feet of snow...
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