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Pierre Woman Arrested for Identity Theft

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Police arrested a man and woman from Pierre yesterday in a case that started with a report of possible identity theft. Police Captain Elton Blemaster says authorities were told around 5:20 p.m. yesterday by a Pierre resident in the 400 block of North Tyler that her credit card company...
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Resentencing on Hold for Man Convicted of Killing Pierre Taxi Driver

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The date for a resentencing hearing for a man given life without the possibility of parole in the 1996 killing of a Pierre cab driver has been delayed. In December of last year, Judge John Brown granted a new sentencing hearing for Paul Dean Jensen Jr. who was...
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Court Reverses Protection Order Against Man

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A man barred from his sister’s property by a protection order issued when he wasn’t present in court was successful in arguing to the South Dakota Supreme Court that his lawyer should have been able to represent him the proceedings. The high court on Tuesday reversed a lower court’s decision...
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Antlerless Deer Season Scheduled to Reopen in South Dakota

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The hunting season is set to reopen for antlerless deer tags in the East River and West River areas of South Dakota. The state Game, Fish and Parks Department says the season will not reopen in many deer hunting units where no antlerless tags were issued. The season resumes Dec....
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