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Inmate from Hughes County Located After Reported as Missing from Rapid City Facility

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Authorities say a state prison inmate who was reported as missing earlier today has been located.  The South Dakota Department of Corrections says inmate Aaron Olson was accounted for in Rapid City this morning after officials initially enacted escape procedures.  The 35-year-old man is currently serving a two-year sentence...
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Finalists Named in South Dakota Leopold Conservation Award Program

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The finalists have been announced for the 2013 Leopold Conservation Award.  The Sand County Foundation, South Dakota Cattlemen’s Association and the South Dakota Grassland Coalition named the four finalists last week.  The Leopold Conservation Award honors the achievement of South Dakota landowners in voluntary stewardship and management of natural...
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Fatal Crash Reported in Jones County Late Sunday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Mitchell woman was killed in a two vehicle crash that occurred south of Murdo late last night.  The South Dakota Department of Public Safety says the wreck occurred on U.S. Highway 83 south of Murdo about 10:30 p.m. Sunday night.  Reports indicate that 54-year-old Terri Ann Kowall was...
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Pierre Man Arrested Following Saturday Assault Report

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre man was jailed over the weekend after police were told that a domestic assault was occurring in a vehicle outside an apartment complex in northeast Pierre.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says officers were summoned late Saturday afternoon about 5:45 p.m. to the 1900 block of Kennedy...
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