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SD GOP Activist Must Pay $500 Over Subpoenas

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota Republican activist convicted of breaking state election law has been ordered to pay $500 to two people by a judge who ruled Daniel Willard was being vindictive when he tried to force them to testify. Willard was convicted in August of illegally sending political robo-calls before...
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Governor Dennis Daugaard

SD Governor Urges People to Sign Up as Organ Donors

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Gov. Dennis Daugaard says South Dakotans should consider registering as organ, eye and tissue donors. The governor says Christmas is a time for giving, and there is no greater gift than the gift of life through organ donation. Daugaard says a new law has established an online donor registry managed...
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Pierre PD Issues Statement on Incident in SE Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Police Department has released a short statement on an occurrence reported in a southeast Pierre neighborhood this evening: At 5:53 PM we responded to the 2000 block of East Sully Ave. there was an incident that was peacefully resolved. The incident is over, and the public is in no danger....
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DCI Report Released for October Tasing Incident in Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A report on an October tasing incident in Pierre has been released by the office of the Hughes County State’s Attorney and the Pierre Police Department.  An independent investigation  into an incident in early October involving a juvenile being tased by a Pierre Police Officer was conducted by the...
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