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Report: SD Leads Nation in Juvenile Lockup Rate

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A report by two organizations involved in juvenile justice reform says South Dakota has had the nation’s highest rate of juvenile incarceration. But the document issued Wednesday by the National Juvenile Justice Network and the Texas Public Policy Foundation’s Center for Effective Justice says South Dakota is taking steps that...
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Candlelight Vigil

Candlelight Vigil to be Held Tonight for Pierre Teen Killed in December 18, 2012 Shooting

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A candlelight vigil will be held this evening at a Pierre church, one-year after the death of a Pierre boy from gunshot wounds.  A memorial vigil will be held tonight for Dalton Williams, who received fatal injuries in a shooting December 18, 2012 at the home of another Pierre...
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Incident in Southeast Pierre Peacefully Resolved Tuesday Night

PIERRE, S.D. -(DRG News) The Pierre Police Department says no one was injured in an incident that was reported Tuesday evening in the 2000 block of East Sully Avenue.  Captain Dave Panzer says officials responded to a location in that neighborhood about 5:53 p.m. Tuesday and police, the Hughes County Sheriff’s Office and the...
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New Hope Cancer Foundation Receives Gift

MOBRIDGE, S.D. — (DRG News) Santa visited the New Hope Cancer Foundation early this year.  Although there are many worthwhile causes in the area, Leroy and Esther Vogel of Mobridge, S.D. chose the New Hope Cancer Foundation to donate a $10,000.00 gift to.  In the words of Dick Lillestol, President of New Hope Cancer...
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