Several Arrested Friday Following Investigation Into String of Burglaries in Sully County

ONIDA, S.D. – (DRG News) Several teenagers were arrested late last week following a string of burglaries in Sully County.  Sully County Chief Deputy Sheriff Curt Olson says burglaries occurred from May through July of this year.   The break-ins at unoccupied structures resulted in thefts of gas, power tools, a .22 caliber rifle and...
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Sturgis Motorcycle Rally Under Way in Western SD

STURGIS, S.D. (AP) – The annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally is just getting underway in the Black Hills of western South Dakota, and there already has been one fatality and a lot of arrests. The Highway Patrol says a man from Edmonton, Alberta, died Saturday when his motorcycle drifted off the road and overturned. The...
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Wild Card 2 Ticket Sold in Pierre For August 3 Drawing is Worth Nearly $500K

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A Wild Card 2 ticket sold at a convenience store in Pierre is worth $499,694. South Dakota lottery officials say the ticket matched all five numbers and the Wild Card in the Saturday drawing. The winning numbers for the August 3, 2013 Wild Card 2 drawing are 5, 17, 19, 23,...
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SD County Going Broke; Wants More Tax Money

MARTIN, S.D. (AP) – A county in southwestern South Dakota is about to go broke. The Argus Leader reports that public safety costs are skyrocketing in Bennett County, and property taxes aren’t enough to keep the 101-year-old county afloat. County Commission Chairman Rolf Kraft says the county is pinning its hopes on a request...
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