Man Arrested for Assault and Intentional Damage to Property

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Pierre Police arrested a man over the weekend after being called to the report that someone was trying to kick in a door to enter a residence.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says officers were dispatched to a motel in the 600 block of North Euclid on Friday evening...
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Step Forward to Prevent Suicide Walk Run September 6, 2014

Saturday’s Step Forward to Prevent Suicide Walk/Run Draws Good Crowd

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A good crowd came out Saturday to support the annual Step Forward to Prevent Suicide Walk/Run to Pierre. The event is put together by Avera St. Mary’s Foundation and Saturday was the third year for it. The foundation’s Julie Moore says she was happy to see the number of...
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SDANG’s 153rd Engineer Battalion Receives National Training, Readiness Award

RAPID CITY, S.D. – (DRG News) The National Guard Association of the United States awarded the Major General Milton A. Reckord Trophy to the South Dakota Army National Guard’s 153rd Engineer Battalion during last month’s 136th General Conference in Chicago, Illinois. The trophy is given out to the outstanding battalion in each of the...
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Corps Announces Increased Fall Water Releases from Some Reservoirs

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is increasing releases from some of its dams on the Missouri River as the result of heavy rains in August. The higher releases will help get rid of flood water stored in the Mainstem Reservoir System to prepare the waterway for handling next...
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