Grass Fire

Fire Burns Grass and Brush on Corps Owned Property Saturday

FORT PIERRE, S.D. - (DRG News) Firefighters with the Fort Pierre Fire Department spent about three hours at a grass fire that burned Saturday.  Fort Pierre Fire Chief Rick Cronin says the fire was reported about 11:45 a.m. Saturday morning and was noted east of the Emergency Spillway in an area between the Spillway and...
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Prison Bars

SD Man Gets Over 3 Years in Prison in Assault Case

NORRIS, S.D. (AP) – A Norris man has been sentenced to more than three years in prison in an assault case stemming from a brawl at a Rosebud convenience store. U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson says 20-year-old Chauncy Crow Dog was also order to two years of supervised release. Crow Dog pleaded guilty in June...
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Empty School Desks

More Students to Talk at Indian Education Summit

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota’s annual summit on Native American education has brought together teachers and education officials for a decade, but this year organizers are emphasizing student involvement. The South Dakota Indian Education Summit began today in Pierre and continues through Tuesday. The summit brings together educators from public, tribal and Bureau...
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Wild Card 2

Wild Card 2 Ticket Sold in Hoven Worth $200,000

HOVEN, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Lottery officials say a Wild Card 2 ticket sold in Hoven is worth $200,000. Officials say the ticket holder matched all five white ball numbers and the wild card in Saturday’s drawing to win the jackpot. The winning numbers are 12, 14, 30, 31, 33, and the wild...
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