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Sports Special for Brokaw Looks at Hunting Season

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A TV special by South Dakota native Tom Brokaw that chronicles the start of pheasant hunting season is now available for online viewing. The one-hour program, called “Opening Day,” debuted in November on the NBC Sports Network. Brokaw examines traditions around the beginning of hunting season and how the state...
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Fire Marshal: Holiday Season Brings Higher Risk of Home Fires

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Each year, Thanksgiving Day kicks off a month-long holiday season and South Dakota’s Fire Marshal is urging state residents to celebrate the season, but to be aware of the added potential for fires.  Paul Merriman says the holiday season creates many opportunities for families to spend time together and...
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Pierre PD Advises Local Citizens of a Clerk of Courts Scam

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Police Department is advising local citizens that a Clerk of Courts scam has popped up in the area recently.  Pierre PD Captain Derald Gross says they have received complaints about someone calling people in the Pierre area and telling them they are from the Clerk of Courts...
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14th Annual Parade of Lights to be Saturday Evening

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Pierre and Fort Pierre residents will ring in the start of the holiday season tomorrow by taking in the 14th annual Pierre Parade of Lights.  The parade starts at 6:00 p.m. Saturday evening.  Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place entries and the Mayor’s Griswald and...
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