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Mine Turned Over by Local Resident & Disposed of by Ellsworth Explosives Team Monday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) An explosives team from Ellsworth Air Force Base assisted local law enforcers yesterday with disposing of a live mine-turned in to authorities by an area resident. Pierre Police Captain Derald Gross says Sunday night; a person handed over a Claymore anti-personnel mine to a state trooper and assistance was...
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Statehood Celebration to Take Place Saturday at Capitol Building

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) This Saturday brings the 125th statehood anniversary celebration to South Dakota’s Capitol Building.  The schedule of events for the day will be a full one-starting in the morning with the rededication of a display of First Ladies Inaugural Gowns and ending later in the day with the dedication and...
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USDA Says SD Corn, Sunflower Harvests Lag Behind Average

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A week of warm, dry weather has helped South Dakota farmers with the harvest, but much of the corn and sunflower crops remain in the field. The Agriculture Department says in its weekly crop report that nearly all of the soybean crop and nearly three-fourths of the sorghum crop...
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Police to Ticket Trailers for Overtime Parking Starting Today

PIERRE, S.D. - (DRG News) Last week, Pierre Police Officers marked more than 80 boat trailers, campers and homemade trailers for overtime parking around the city.  Police placed notices on 81 units last Tuesday.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says the owners were notified at that time that the items have to be moved and...
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