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Pheasant Habitat Group: Invest in Conservation

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A working group established by Gov. Dennis Daugaard has released recommendations for protecting the state’s pheasant population by increasing and supporting habitat conservation practices in the state. The governor’s Pheasant Habitat Work Group report lays out eight key recommendations. The report was compiled from public input the committee heard...
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Lower Brule Man Pleads Guilty to Charges

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Lower Brule man will be sentenced in November following his guilty pleas for charges ranging from Criminal Trespass to Perjury.  24-year-old Jordan James Pourier entered into a plea agreement and pleaded guilty to four different counts.  Pourier was arrested in May after a number of horses were released...
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4 Vehicles Stolen from Pierre Recovered—A 5th Stolen Vehicle Found in Brandon

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Police Department is investigating four separate stolen vehicle cases from the weekend.  All four of the vehicles have been recovered. Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says each of the vehicles taken was unlocked with the keys left inside. Blemaster says in all four cases, the vehicles were...
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Daugaard to Reveal Recommendations from Pheasant Habitat Work Group Today

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Governor Dennis Daugaard will announce recommendations compiled by the Pheasant Habitat Work Group later today. The Governor formed the work group after last December’s Pheasant Habitat Summit and reports of an unusually low brood count in 2013. The group met eight times this year and reviewed comments, suggestions, letters,...
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