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Highway Patrol Says Hand County Fatal Crash Reported Thursday South of Miller

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A two vehicle crash south of Miller Thursday resulted in the death of a Ree Heights man.  The South Dakota Highway Patrol says the accident occurred about 15 miles south of Miller on Highway 45 late yesterday afternoon-at 4:38 p.m.   Initial information indicates that 90-year-old Peter Werdel of Ree...
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SGAC Holding 14th Annual Gallery Arts Show Today Through Sunday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The 14th annual Gallery Arts Show will take place in Pierre today, tomorrow and Sunday.  The Short Grass Arts Council organizes the art show and admission is free.  Art work of all types will be displayed by artists from all across the state.  Short Grass Arts Council Board Member...
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Ambulance Responds to Semi Collision with Train Bridge April 25, 2013 (KGFX Photo)

Pierre’s Train Bridge Not Damaged in Thursday Semi-Truck Mishap

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A truck driver was transported to the hospital and his big rig was damaged yesterday after the unit collided with Pierre’s train bridge.  The South Dakota Highway Patrol says the accident was reported about 3:30 p.m. Thursday when a northbound semi truck and trailer became wedged under the bridge. ...
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Dakotas Tribe Displeased with Planned Summit on ICWA

FORT YATES, N.D. (AP) – Members of the Standing Rock Sioux tribal council have written a letter to a U.S. Congressman detailing their displeasure with a planned summit on foster care in South Dakota. The tribal council members wrote the letter to Rep. Ed Markey of Massachusetts about the summit, scheduled for May 15-17...
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