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Electrical Switch

Power Outage Impacts Portion of Pierre Saturday Morning

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A power outage left a good number of Pierre homes and businesses without electricity for a time on Saturday morning.  Brad Palmer with the City of Pierre says the outage was reported about 8:30 a.m. Saturday morning and impacted the west side of Pierre from the area near Edgewater...
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Grass Fire

Fire Burns Grass and Brush on Corps Owned Property Saturday

FORT PIERRE, S.D. - (DRG News) Firefighters with the Fort Pierre Fire Department spent about three hours at a grass fire that burned Saturday.  Fort Pierre Fire Chief Rick Cronin says the fire was reported about 11:45 a.m. Saturday morning and was noted east of the Emergency Spillway in an area between the Spillway and...
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Prison Bars

SD Man Gets Over 3 Years in Prison in Assault Case

NORRIS, S.D. (AP) – A Norris man has been sentenced to more than three years in prison in an assault case stemming from a brawl at a Rosebud convenience store. U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson says 20-year-old Chauncy Crow Dog was also order to two years of supervised release. Crow Dog pleaded guilty in June...
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Empty School Desks

More Students to Talk at Indian Education Summit

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota’s annual summit on Native American education has brought together teachers and education officials for a decade, but this year organizers are emphasizing student involvement. The South Dakota Indian Education Summit began today in Pierre and continues through Tuesday. The summit brings together educators from public, tribal and Bureau...
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