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Harrold Firefighters Called to Two Separate Grass Fires Thursday Night

HARROLD, S.D. – (DRG News) The Harrold Fire Department responded to two separate grass fire calls Thursday night.  Harrold Fire Department Chief Treg Cowan says firefighters were called out about 7:00 p.m. Thursday to the report of a grass fire, south of the Big Bend Community.  Fort Thompson firefighters and local farmers assisted with...
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Farm Rescue Getting $200,000 Bremer Donation

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (AP) – The Farm Rescue organization is getting a large donation from the Otto Bremer Foundation and Bremer Bank. The donations total $200,000 over two years and will be used for equipment, training and general operations. The North Dakota-based Farm Rescue nonprofit provides planting and harvesting help free of charge to farm...
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Late Governor Janklow Among SD Hall of Fame Inductees

CHAMBERLAIN, S.D. (AP) – The late Gov. Bill Janklow is among 10 people who will be inducted into the South Dakota Hall of Fame later this year. The Hall of Fame, located in Chamberlain, will hold its annual honors ceremony on Sept. 13-14 to recognize the new inductees for contributions to the growth and...
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U.S. Attorney’s Office Report: Fed Case Load Up in South Dakota in 2012

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A new report released by the U.S. Attorney’s Office in South Dakota says crime in Indian Country accounted for more than half of the case load for federal prosecutors in 2012. The U.S. Attorney’s Office released its 2012 annual report Thursday. Of the 769 cases filed last calendar year,...
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