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EMS Week Being Noted Through May 25

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) South Dakota is noting Emergency Medical Services week this week; to recognize men and women involved in emergency medical services.  Governor Dennis Daugaard says in press release that the EMS system is made up of emergency physicians and nurses, emergency medical technicians, paramedics, firefighters, educators and administrators.  He says...
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SCSO: Fort Pierre Man Arrested for Aggravated Assault and Making a Terrorist Threat

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Fort Pierre man was arrested over the weekend after authorities were told that the man allegedly said he had placed an explosive device under a car.  Stanley County Chief Deputy Sheriff Greg Swanson says his office was contacted Saturday morning just after ten to respond to a...
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Track Pit Cushions Belonging to SCHS Taken from Behind Parkview Gym

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Stanley County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the theft of track equipment belonging to Stanley County High School.  Chief Deputy Sheriff Greg Swanson says the department was told on Friday morning that two track pit cushions had been taken from behind Parkview Gymnasium.  The cushions, measuring 8 x...
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Search for Missing Elderly Pierre Man Continues

MILLER, S.D. – (DRG News) Hand County authorities continue to coordinate a search for an elderly Pierre man who disappeared from a St. Lawrence home over the weekend.  Hand County Emergency Manager Nehemiah Volquardsen says Leroy Nye was last seen late Saturday night.  Nye suffers from dementia and is very confused.  It’s believed that...
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