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Man Sentenced for Pierre Burglary; Another to be Sentenced Soon

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre man was sentenced Tuesday for his guilty plea to Third Degree Burglary and Distribution of Marijuana. 25-year-old Dustin McGhee was charged for a break in a Cowboy Country Store on North Euclid Avenue in October and for a separate distribution count. Judge John Brown refused a request...
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Adult, 2 Students to Return to SD After SUV Crash

McLAUGHLIN, S.D. (AP) – A staff member and two students from a South Dakota school who were involved in a crash in Colorado are expected to return to their homes today. Five students and two adults were involved in an accident Monday when a sport utility vehicle that belongs to the McLaughlin School District...
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Eastern South Dakota Could See Half Foot of Snow

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Parts of eastern South Dakota could be in for half a foot of snow. The National Weather Service has issued winter weather advisories for portions of northeast and east central South Dakota until Thursday evening. Forecasters say rain in the region will turn to snow, with 3-4 inches of...
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New Law Funds Tablets for Hearing-Impaired People

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A new law in South Dakota will allow the state to fund smartphones, tablets and other devices for deaf, hard of hearing or speech-impaired people. Monthly phone bills for all South Dakotans include a 15 cent charge that helps accessibility for people with a range of disabilities. The fund was...
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