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Pierre PD Takes At Least Four Calls of Thefts of Items from Unlocked Vehicles

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Police Department is investigating at least four reports of thefts of items from unlocked vehicles, along with one report of a stolen vehicle. Pierre Police Captain Derald Gross says officers were told of thefts from motor vehicles starting about 11:00 p.m. Thursday night and reports continued into...
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Stained Glass Back in the Capitol Building-Project Complete Early

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) All the stained glass panels that were taken from the State Capitol for cleaning and restoration over the past year are now back in place. The stained glass project involved removing panels from the rotunda, the barrel vault above the grand marble staircase and the House and Senate chambers....
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SDDOT: Railroad Crossing Work to Begin Near Cottonwood Monday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) South Dakota’s Department of Transportation plans to start a railroad crossing replacement project in Jackson County next week.  The project will begin Monday-weather permitting-and involves a rail crossing on Highway 14-about a mile east of Cottonwood.  The highway will be closed to traffic for approximately three weeks.  Traffic will...
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Candidates in District 24 Senate Race Discuss Issues

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Candidates in District 24’s State Senate race are beginning to ratchet up their campaigning before November’s general election.  Democrat Ruth Rehn of Pierre is challenging incumbent State Senator Jeff Monroe of Pierre.  Rehn says she decided to run for the political office after being encouraged by others. Rehn is...
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