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G F & P Taking Added Steps to Cut Goose Numbers

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Registration continues for one more week for those who would be interested in helping manage the numbers of Canada geese in South Dakota.  The population of the geese in the state is higher than management goals.  G F & P Wildlife Division Director Tony Leif says the optimum population...
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Eagle Butte Man Sentenced in Federal Court for Assault

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) An Eagle Butte man was sentenced this week in federal court for Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury.  26-year-old Mahlon Jeffries was convicted of the Assault charge and appeared for sentencing Monday before U.S. District Judge Roberto Lange.  Jeffries was given a 48 month prison sentence, followed by two...
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Local Restaurant to Hold Fundraiser to Give Back to Family of Former Employee Killed in Car Accident

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Next week, a local business will raise money to assist the family of a Pierre woman who died in a traffic accident last weekend.  For much of the day, Wednesday, March 6, Taco Johns of Pierre will give 50% of all sales to the Casey Crane Memorial Fund.  Casey...
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Pierre P.D. Honors Department Staff and Others at Annual Banquet

PIERRE, S.D – (DRG News) Thursday brought the annual Pierre Police Department Appreciation/Awards Dinner.  Several honors were handed out to department staff, volunteers and others.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says Distinguished Service Awards were handed out to eight department employees.  Those honored with the award for the first time were Communications Supervisor Edie...
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