Pierre Police Vehicle October 2014

Pierre Police Arrest Man Early This Morning for Burglary and Other Charges

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre man was arrested overnight after police were told that the man had broken into a residence.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says officers were dispatched to a residence in the 1500 block of North Star about 3:10 a.m. this morning where it was said the homeowner woke...
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Preliminary Hearing Set for Colorado Man Facing Drug Charges in Sully County

ONIDA, S.D. – (DRG News) An Aurora, Colorado man arrested during a traffic stop in Sully County last week made an appearance in an Onida Courtroom yesterday on drug charges.  A South Dakota Highway Patrolman stopped 42-year-old Nathan Weeda for speeding on October 1 about two miles north of Onida on U.S. Highway 83. ...
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Small Passenger Plane Lands in Field Near Glenham

GLENHAM, S.D. (AP) – The Federal Aviation Administration says no one was injured when a small passenger plane from Aberdeen landed in a field while on its way to Mobridge on Tuesday morning. FAA spokeswoman Elizabeth Cory says the Piper 31 aircraft had two passengers and landed in a field this morning one mile...
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Rounds Brothers Say They Didn’t Discuss Lawsuit

MITCHELL, S.D. (AP) – The brother of former Gov. Mike Rounds was in charge of overseeing lawsuits against South Dakota during the time a lawsuit was filed over the state’s handling of an investment-for-green-card program. Dennis Rounds tells The Daily Republic he doesn’t remember the particular lawsuit. He also says he didn’t work directly...
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