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Family Sues BIA for $2.1M Over SD Jail Death

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The family of a man who died after a fall in a jail on an American Indian reservation in South Dakota is suing the federal Bureau of Indian Affairs for wrongful death. The lawsuit alleges that jailers at the federally run detention facility on the Lower Brule Indian Reservation...
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Panel Appointed to Guide SD Judge Candidates

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – All 41 of South Dakota’s circuit judges are up for re-election next year – something that happens every eight years. So to guide candidates through election laws, Supreme Court Chief Justice David Gilbertson has appointed a nine-member commission that will also investigate ethics complaints. The Argus Leader reports the state...
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Former Pierre Resident Debuted Sunday as Wild Guide for Wild Kingdom Webisodes

UNDATED – (DRG News) A Riggs High and SDSU graduate made her official debut Sunday as the new “Wild Guide” for Mutual of Omaha’s Wild Kingdom.   Stephanie Arne was chosen in July to host Mutual of Omaha’s all new online webisode series on and the Wild Kingdom TV YouTube channel.  The release for...
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Mobridge City Council Meets

MOBRIDGE, S.D – (DRG News) The Mobridge City Council held their regular meeting for November 4, 2013 at city hall. The council heard from Matt Reichert, Zoning Officer and a building permit was approved. Police Chief Justin Jungwirth presented a Merit Award to Officer Jordan Majeske.  Officer Majeske received the award for responding to a...
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