Dakota Radio Group’s Countdown to Christmas Winner Drawn at CommTech

PIERRE SD – The Dakota Radio Group Countdown to Christmas Grand Prize drawing was held at CommTech in Pierre 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, December 20th with twelve semi-finalists qualified  to win. The semi-finalists were David Goldammer-Fort Pierre, Carla McGregor-Pierre, Skylar Fallis-Harrold, Tim Walker-Iona, Becca Rickels-Fort Pierre, Devon Face-Fort Pierre, Vicki Millard-Pierre, Doug Boe-Pierre, Carol Stolley-Pierre,...
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Toy Drive for Cheyenne River Youth: More than 400 “Dear Santa” Letters remain to be adopted in this final week before the Christmas holiday

EAGLE BUTTE, SD  — The Cheyenne River Youth Project is reaching out to its supporters and friends this week in a final push to bring Santa Claus to more than 1,600 children on South Dakota’s remote, 2.8-million-acre Cheyenne River Lakota reservation. According to Julie Garreau, CRYP’s executive director, more than 400 “Dear Santa” letters...
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Day County Man Arrested for Grand Theft Charges

PIERRE, S.D. –  Attorney General Marty Jackley announced Monday Dec 19th that Gary Podzimek, 58, Bristol, has been indicted by a Day County Grand Jury on one count of grand theft by deception, class 4 felony, punishable by up to 10 years in the state penitentiary and/or $20,000 fine, one count of attempted grand theft by...
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Final Day For Viewing Capitol Christmas Trees Dec. 26

PIERRE, S.D. – The decorated Christmas trees in the South Dakota Capitol will only be on display through Monday. The display is open daily to the public from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. CST through Monday, Dec. 26. Representatives of organizations and communities who decorated the trees will return to Pierre on Tuesday, Dec. 27, and Wednesday...
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Lady Gov Gymnastics Finsihes 4th at Mitchell Meet

  MITCHELL, S.D. – The Pierre Lady Governor gymnastics team continued it’s early season high scores as they scored 133.400 and finished 4th in the rescheduled and trimmed down Jill McCormick Invitational Gymnastics meet hosted by Mitchell on Monday.  The meet was rescheduled frrom Saturday.  Mitchell won the meet with a 141.650 score.  Sioux...
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Dept of Public Safety Officials: Be Safe During Holidays

PIERRE, S.D. – Whether celebrating the holiday season at home or traveling somewhere, the South Dakota Department of Public Safety encourages people to be safe. The holidays are a busy time involving numerous activities. With so much happening these next two weeks, DPS officials say it is important to still be safety conscious. Home...
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Electoral College Vote

PIERRE SD – Attorney General Marty Jackley and Pam Roberts joined Gov. Dennis Daugaard at the Capitol Building today to officially cast South Dakota’s electoral votes for Donald Trump and Mike Pence. The Governor and Attorney General appointed Roberts to take the place of Lt. Gov. Matt Michels, who was selected as an elector...
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City of Pierre Issues Snow Alert

PIERRE, S.D. –The City of Pierre has issued a Snow Alert. The Snow Alert means the City will remove snow from Emergency Snow Routes after midnight tonight.  Residents should remove vehicles from Emergency Snow Routes by midnight  tonight.  Vehicles remaining on Emergency Snow Routes after midnight are subject to ticketing and towing. The Snow...
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Stanley County Grand Jury Issued Three Felony Indictments

FORT PIERRE SD – Yesterday afternoon, the Stanley County grand jury issued three felony indictments: Brandon Hughes, a 19 y.o. male from Fort Pierre is charged with one count of Rape, 4th Degree in connection with an unlawful sexual relations with an underage female at the end of 2015 and beginning of 2016; a...
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Anglers Reminded to Use Caution While Ice Fishing

PIERRE, S.D. – With the recent temperatures, South Dakota lakes, ponds and sloughs are freezing quickly. South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) officials urge anglers, snowmobilers and recreationists to take extreme caution when venturing out. “We know winter recreationists are excited to get out, but we are encouraging people to use extreme caution...
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