Judge's Gavel

Last Suspect in Reservation Drug Ring Sentenced

ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) – The last of eight people charged in a violent drug ring on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in the Dakotas has been sentenced to federal prison. The American News reports 22-year-old Andrew Kills Crow was sentenced to 51 months, or a little more than four years behind bars on counts...
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Pouring Milk

Third Public Hearing on Proposed SD Raw Milk Rules

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota agriculture officials are holding a third public hearing Wednesday on proposed rules covering the production, testing and labeling of raw milk offered for sale. State agriculture officials say the regulations are necessary to ensure safety. Raw milk producers and customers say they’d impose too many restrictions. A...
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2012 Custer State Park Buffalo Roundup

Custer Buffalo Roundup Matches Past Turnout of 14K

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The state of South Dakota says more than 14,000 people took part in the buffalo roundup at Custer State Park, matching crowd records from the previous five years. Though attendance was steady for the 48th annual roundup on Sept. 27, fewer people attended the arts festival held the following weekend....
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Tennis Ball on Court

City of Pierre Celebrates Improvements to Griffin Park Tennis Courts Monday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) With games going on in the background as part of the ESD Girls Tennis Tournament, local officials and volunteers gathered yesterday morning to celebrate the completion of improvement work at Pierre’s Griffin Park tennis facility.  The six courts at Griffin Park were completely resurfaced and blended lines were added.  ...
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