Pierre Police Vehicle October 2014

Pierre Police & Other Responders Help Pierre Female in Incident at Train Bridge Thursday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre female was taken into protective custody Thursday night following an incident that occurred at the train bridge between Pierre and Fort Pierre. Pierre Police Captain Derald Gross says a person called dispatchers about 7:40 p.m. saying they were going to jump off the train bridge. Gross says...
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PFD Called to Check Electrical Odor at Downtown Pierre Business

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Fire Department spent about thirty minutes at a Pierre business last night-where an electrical smell was noted. Pierre Fire Chief Ian Paul says the Longbranch in downtown Pierre reported an electrical odor in the business about 10:15 p.m. After investigation by firefighters, Paul says crews determined an...
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Nine New Highway Patrol Troopers Added to the Ranks of SDHP

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The newest class of South Dakota Highway Patrol Troopers took part in a graduation ceremony this morning at the State Capitol. Nine new graduates will now hit the road as troopers. SDHP Superintendent Colonel Craig Price says the troopers completed more than 30 weeks of training prior to today’s...
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Lower Brule School Students Visit KGFX This Week to Record On Air Messages

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) KGFX was visited by students and educators from the Lower Brule Middle School/High School earlier this week.  The group of Student Council members brought their alcohol and drug prevention messages to record for on-air usage.  The students were joined by Leonard Jack and Frank Summers.  Thanks to J-Lin Estes...
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