Dollars and Dollar Sign

Daugaard Outspent Wismer 3 to 1 Governor’s Race

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Campaign finance reports show incumbent Republican Gov. Dennis Daugaard has brought in more than three times as much money as state Rep. Susan Wismer in the race for South Dakota’s next governor. The final reports published before the election show Daugaard has raised about $690,000 since the primary fundraising period...
Keep Reading »
LaFramboise Island Sign

PFD and PRFD Put Out Two Fires on LaFramboise Island Wednesday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Two fires, deemed suspicious in nature, were put out last night on LaFramboise Island by the Pierre Fire Department. Pierre Fire Chief Ian Paul says crews were told that smoke was spotted on the island about 5:35 p.m. Wednesday. He says firefighters found two small fires about a mile...
Keep Reading »
Plaque of Robert Klumb for Posting at Arboretum October 29, 2014

Former Pierre Man Honored with Tree Plantings, Benches & Sign at Pierre Arboretum

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A former Pierre man was honored yesterday as part of a dedication event held at Pierre’s Arboretum. The arboretum holds a number of different native species of trees and is located in southeast Pierre near the Izaak Walton Club. Yesterday, two benches, some recent tree plantings and a sign,...
Keep Reading »
Prison Bars

Women’s Prison Inmate Sentenced for Assault of Fellow Inmate

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) An inmate at the South Dakota Women’s Prison has been sentenced for an assault incident at the prison in Pierre. 23-year-old Amada Portillo is currently serving a five-year sentence out of Hughes County for a 2012 count of aggravated assault on a law enforcement officer. Most recently, the South...
Keep Reading »