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Pierre School Board Bids Farewell to Long-Time Board Member, Welcomes New Member to Five Person Group

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Thursday brought a change to the Pierre School Board as Deanne Booth-who has served the district for seven years-stepped down and was replaced by new board member Paul Turman. Booth chose not to run for re-election for another term and Turman won the open spot on the board in...
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KGFX Hometown Tour Schedule Included a Stop in Eagle Butte Wednesday

EAGLE BUTTE, S.D. – (DRG News) The KGFX Hometown Tour schedule included a stop in Eagle Butte Wednesday.  We held our broadcast at the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe’s Game, Fish and Parks Offices on the east edge of town.  Thanks to several guests that stopped in to update listeners on the busy schedule of...
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Jones County Sheriff’s Office Receives Funds for Patrol Car Cameras and Tasers

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Jones County Sheriff’s Office has been awarded just over $10,800 for use in purchasing patrol car camera systems and tasers for drug investigations.  Attorney General Marty Jackley says the money was awarded out of the Drug Control Fund.  The funds will help local law officers in drug control...
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SD Man Pleads Not Guilty in Federal Court to IHS Clinic Break-In

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – A Kadoka man has pleaded not guilty to breaking into an Indian Health Service clinic in Wanblee and stealing prescription painkillers. Twenty-year-old Lynn Standing Bear is charged in federal court with larceny. The Rapid City Journal reports that he is being held without bond in Rapid City. Authorities allege...
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