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EPA Helping Pierre Develop Green Infrastructure

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Federal environmental officials say Pierre is among a number of capital cities that are receiving technical assistance to develop sustainable infrastructure. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says it is helping the Capital City redesign its historic Pierre Street, using green infrastructure to reduce stormwater runoff and improve resiliency to extreme climate conditions....
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Visa Program on Agenda for Legislators in Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Lawmakers on a legislative committee in Pierre plan to take more testimony on a federal program that lets foreign investors get citizenship with an investment in a rural job-creating project. The Government Operations and Audit Committee meets Wednesday in Pierre. Its members plan to look at written answers provided by...
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Jury Reaches Verdict in McCahren Trial

WINNER, S.D. – A Tripp County Jury has reached a verdict in the Braiden McCahren trial. McCahren was found not guilty of First Degree Murder, guilty of Second Degree Murder, not guilty of Attempted First Degree Murder and guilty of Aggravated Assault. McCahren was lead away in handcuffs and a date for his sentencing...
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Braiden McCahren Case Now in the Hands of a Tripp County Jury

WINNER, S.D. – (DRG News) Jurors in the trial for Braiden McCahren of Pierre spent about a half an hour listening to a judge lay out jury instructions and almost two hours hearing closing arguments-before they were sent to consider the case. The 18-year-old is charged with First Degree Murder for the December 18,...
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