Two Arrested Following Early Morning Vehicle Crash in Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Two people were arrested early this morning after a vehicle crash occurred near the intersection of Washington and Wells Avenues in Pierre.  Pierre Police Captain Derald Gross says an officer noticed a 2001 Chevy Tahoe had crashed into a tree around 1:00 a.m. near the Washington/Wells area.  As the...
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Great Futures Forever Fund Recognition

BGCCA Holds Event to Recognize Investors in Great Futures Forever Fund

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Members of the Boys and Girls Club of the Capital Area, local officials and generous citizens gathered yesterday at the club to recognize donors for an endowment that will provide sustained funding for the organization.  The idea for the Great Futures Forever Fund was conceived when Mansour Karim, a...
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Fleeing Deer

Survey on Deer Licensing System ‘Pretty Neutral’

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A survey has found that most South Dakota deer hunters aren’t convinced that changes are needed to the state’s deer licensing system. The Capital Journal reports that 4,163 hunters completed the survey conducted by the Game, Fish and Parks Department. At least 40 percent of respondents said they supported keeping...
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Scales, Gavel and Flag

SD Man Gets 14 Months in Shotgun Threatening Case

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota man has been sentenced to 14 months in prison for pointing a sawed-off shotgun at his brother and threating to shoot him. U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson says 27-year-old Kelly Romero was also sentenced to 18 months of supervised release. Romero earlier pleaded guilty to assault with...
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