Candlelight Vigil for Dalton Williams December 18, 2014

Dalton Williams Remembered at Candlelight Vigil Thursday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A candlelight vigil to remember a Pierre teen was held outside a Pierre home yesterday-two years to the date of a fatal shooting which killed 16-year-old Dalton Williams. Braiden McCahren, who is now 18, was recently sentenced for Second Degree Murder in Williams’ death and for Aggravated Assault. The...
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Peggy Woolridge Besch (Courtesy Photo)

New Manager Named for South Dakota State Fair

HURON, S.D. (AP) – A longtime official with the Huron Chamber and Visitors Bureau has been named manager of the South Dakota State Fair. Peggy Woolridge Besch has been with the Huron CVB for 23 years and has been its president and CEO the last 14 years. She also serves on the board of...
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Current FPFD Chief to Transition to Board of Directors Duties-New Officers Serving in 2015

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The person filling the position of Fire Chief for the Fort Pierre Volunteer Fire Department will change at the beginning of the New Year.  Current Chief Rick Cronin will hand over leadership duties in the next few weeks to former Chief Cody Lengkeek.  Fort Pierre Firefighters held their...
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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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