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Pierre to Declare Snow Emergency at Midnight

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) From The City of Pierre: The city will declare a Snow Emergency as of Midnight tonight.   ALL vehicles must be removed from Emergency Snow Routes by that time or face ticket and tow.   The NO PARKING on Emergency Snow Routes will remain in effect until the Emergency is lifted...
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Meeting Held Friday on Potential Lawsuit from 2011 Flood

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A lawyer from a Kansas City, Missouri-based firm spoke about an hour Friday before a group of about 80 local citizens during a meeting on a potential lawsuit linked in part to the 2011 flood. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released large amounts of water from upstream reservoirs during...
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Pierre Police Chief Bob Grandpre (Photo from Pierre PD Website)

Retirement Open House Set to Honor Chief Grandpre…Search Continues to Fill Open Police Chief Position

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) An open house will be held this week to honor retiring Pierre Police Chief Bob Grandpre. The event is planned for Wednesday from 3:00 to 4:30 p.m. at the Pierre City Hall. Grandpre announced his retirement in January. It is to be effective at the end of this month. Last week,...
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Snow Plow Working in Pierre April 9, 2013 (KGFX Photo)

Pierre/Fort Pierre Crews Plowing Snows This Afternoon

UNDATED – (DRG News) The City of Pierre is in the process of plowing the highways and the Truck Bypass; along with clearing all the snow routes.   The determination whether or not to declare a snow emergency will be made within the next couple of hours. In Fort Pierre, plows are going to be...
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