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CUC Director Talks About New BSN Degree to be Offered Starting in 2016

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Director of Capital University Center says a decision to offer a bachelor of science in nursing degree (BSN) at the Pierre facility has been met with favorable comments.  Earlier this month, University of South Dakota announced that the four year degree will be available at CUC starting in...
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Braiden McCahren December 16, 2014

Those Leading Both Sides in McCahren Case React to Tuesday Sentencing

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The defense and prosecution offered their reactions following yesterday’s sentencing for 18-year-old Braiden McCahren on murder and assault charges.  The teen was found guilty in September by a Tripp County Jury of Second Degree Murder and Aggravated Assault.  When McCahren was 16, he was charged in the shooting death...
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Dalton Williams

Dalton Williams Candlelight Vigil Planned for Thursday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A candlelight vigil is planned for tomorrow to remember Dalton Williams.  The 16-year-old died December 18, 2012 after a shooting at the Pierre home of 18-year-old Braiden McCahren, who was just sentenced Tuesday for Second Degree Murder and Aggravated Assault.  The Dalton Williams Memorial Candlelight Vigil will take place...
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USGS: High Plains Aquifer Groundwater Declining

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – The U.S. Geological Survey says groundwater levels are declining in an aquifer that serves parts of Oklahoma and seven other states. The USGS has released a report on changes in groundwater levels in the High Plains Aquifer, also known as the Ogallala Aquifer. USGS scientist Virginia McGuire says measurements between...
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