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SD Crow Creek Tribe Member Arrested in US Senate

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A member of South Dakota’s Crow Creek Tribe has been arrested in the U.S. Capitol after singing a song he said was meant to honor lawmakers who voted against the Keystone XL Pipeline. The Argus Leader reports Greg Grey Cloud is charged with a misdemeanor after singing from the...
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Child Hearing Aid Assistance to Begin Dec. 1

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Department of Human Services will begin accepting applications for financial assistance to purchase hearing aids for children beginning on Dec. 1. The program aims to help the development of South Dakota children who are hard of hearing. Department of Human Services Secretary Gloria Pearson says that hearing...
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PARS Continues to Seek Donations to Help Victims of Fire at Capitol Inn

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) One local organization continues to take donations to assist individuals and families following last week’s fire at the Capitol Inn in Pierre.  Pierre Area Referral Service’s Laura White says since the Tuesday fire, many different agencies have offered assistance.  She says a PARS disaster fund that was set up...
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Fort Pierre Mayor Sam Tidball June 2012 (KGFX Photo)

Former Fort Pierre Mayor Passes Away Tuesday

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Central South Dakotans are remembering long time Fort Pierre city leader Sam Tidball. Tidball was a former councilmember and Mayor for the city and passed away Tuesday morning at Avera St. Mary’s Hospital. Current Mayor Gloria Hanson says Tidball had been in hospice care for about a week....
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