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South Dakota Task Force to Study Child Sex Abuse

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota task force will study the sexual abuse of children and recommend ways to address the issue. Jolene’s Law Task Force will meet starting Aug. 5 and will file a report to the Legislature in January. The task force plans to suggest ways the state could increase awareness...
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Johnson Names Local Family as 2014 Angels in Adoption Nominee

WASHINGTON, D.C. – (DRG News) A Pierre family has been named as a 2014 “Angels in Adoption” nominee. U.S. Senator Tim Johnson announced yesterday that he has chosen Denette and David Becker for the Angels in Adoption program. The family is being honored for their commitment to the wellbeing of orphan children. The Becker’s...
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Floating Horses The Life of Casey Tibbs Film Poster

Casey Tibbs Documentary Coming Together-Should be Released in Late 2015

UNDATED – (DRG News) A Colorado man continues his work on a documentary film on the life of Stanley County native and well known bronc rider-Casey Tibbs. Justin Koehler, who grew up on a Haakon County ranch, announced the effort last year and since then, has been raising money for the project. He has...
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Pierre PD Checking Into Theft of Pickup

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Police Department is investigating a stolen vehicle case. Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says a Presho construction company working in Pierre reported that one of the company vehicles had been taken. The 1995 Chevrolet pickup was later found parked in the 1600 block of East Dakota Avenue....
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