2013 Bras for a Cause Entry (KGFX Photo)

ACS to Hold Bras for a Cause and Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk Friday and Saturday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Friday and Saturday will bring two events to the Pierre/Fort Pierre area to raise awareness of breast cancer and gather funds to help combat the disease.  Bras for a Cause will be held Friday at 6:30 p.m. at the AmericInn in Fort Pierre.  For about the past month, several...
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NWS Says September Brought Higher Than Average Temps to Central and NE SD

ABERDEEN, S.D. – (DRG News) The National Weather Service in Aberdeen says that September was a warm month across central and northeast parts of the state, with average temperatures ranging from four to six degrees above normal.  High temperatures for the month were mostly in the 90′s, but Pierre recorded a high of 101...
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Government Shutdown’s Hit Magnified for Tribes

CROW AGENCY, Mont. (AP) – American Indian tribes have more than access to national parks on the line with the government shutdown, as federal funding has been cut off for crucial services including foster care payments, nutrition programs and financial assistance for the needy. On southeast Montana’s Crow Reservation, tribal leaders furloughed 316 workers...
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Eagle Butte Man Charged in Traffic Crash That Killed Woman

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – Authorities say a South Dakota man has been charged in a traffic crash that killed a Rapid City woman. Twenty-six-year-old Cherron Sitting Crow was killed in a Monday evening crash near Hereford, and her 18-month-old son was injured. Sitting Crow was a passenger in a car driven by 27-year-old...
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