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Capitol Awards Ceremony Held for Those Contributing to Employment of Disabled SD Residents

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Governor Dennis Daugaard recognized individuals and employers for their contributions to the employment of South Dakotans with disabilities during an awards ceremony at the Capitol Monday. Individuals from Watertown and Vermillion, a Watertown business and an Aberdeen organization were some of those honored yesterday. Also, Steve Stewart of Fort...
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Lawsuit Against USACE for Missouri River Flooding Grows to Six States

UNDATED – (DRG News) The number of plaintiffs involved in a lawsuit in federal court challenging actions of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has grown to more than 430 in six states. A Kansas City, Missouri based law firm representing the plaintiffs filed an amended complaint in the case against the Corps, to...
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Feds Reaffirm State’s Sex Offender Registry

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The U.S. Department of Justice has reaffirmed South Dakota’s compliance with a national sex offender registration act. Attorney General Marty Jackley says the state’s Sex Offender Registry continues to comply with the federal Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act. South Dakota currently has 3,300 registered sex offenders living in the...
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PRFD Called to Report of Combine Fire Monday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Rural Fire Department was called to a report of a combine on fire east of Pierre yesterday afternoon about 2:45 p.m.  The equipment was reportedly combining sunflowers at the time the fire started-about four miles east of Pierre on the south side of Highway 14.  The department’s...
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