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State Climatologist Recaps Summer Weather and Looks Toward Winter Prediction

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Looking back at the weather conditions so far this year, South Dakota’s State Climatologist verifies what most people already knew-the months of June through August brought comfortable summer temperatures to the state. Dennis Todey says daytime highs during that three month period weren’t excessive; but overnight temperatures were warmer...
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Weekend Vandalism Reported at Oahe Downstream Shooting Complex

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Officials are investigating vandalism that has been reported at the recently opened Oahe Downstream Shooting Complex north of Fort Pierre.  The facility was upgraded and expanded this year and reopened to the public almost two months ago.  Pat Buscher, SDGFP District Park Supervisor for Oahe Downstream Recreation Area...
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PPD Cites 10 Trailers Tuesday for Overtime Parking

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Pierre Police Officers cited ten trailers for overtime parking yesterday.  More than 80 boat trailers, campers and homemade trailers parked along the sides of streets were marked by Pierre Police last week and owners were notified that the items had to be moved.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says...
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Four Vehicle Crash Reported Tuesday at Capitol/Euclid Intersection

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A crash involving four vehicles occurred Tuesday at the intersection of Capitol and Euclid Avenues in Pierre.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says the accident took place about 5:20 p.m. yesterday afternoon.  He says the driver of the first unit involved, a 61-year-old woman from Midland, was traveling southbound...
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