Braiden McCahren Entering Hughes County Courthouse September 5, 2013 (KGFX Photo)

Murder Trial for Slain Pierre Teen Finally Set to Begin

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The trial for a Pierre teenager charged with killing his high school classmate will finally begin in Winner this week more than 1 1/2 years after the boy’s death. Braiden McCahren, 18, has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder in the December 2012 shooting death of 16-year-old Dalton Williams. McCahren...
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Sioux Horse Effigy Photo (Courtesy of the South Dakota State Historical Society Website0

Historical Society Offers Property Tax Moratorium

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota State Historical Society is offering property owners a tax moratorium. This eight-year moratorium is for restoration and rehabilitation work completed on historic sites during 2014. The deadline to submit applications is Nov. 3. A new application is necessary for every year that work is undertaken. The state...
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Stanley County Buffalos Sign

Candidates for Stanley County Homecoming Royalty Chosen

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Candidates for Stanley County High School’s 2014 Homecoming royalty have been selected. The school announced yesterday that King candidates include Austin Brown, Cooper Carter and Tucker Jones. Queen candidates are Kiyana Martin, Ali Scott and Tawnee Whitley. Homecoming coronation will be held September 22 at 7:00 p.m. in...
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Fort Pierre Entry Sign

The Weekend Schedule is a Busy One in Fort Pierre

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) If you’re looking for something to do in the Fort Pierre and Pierre areas this weekend, you won’t have to look far. Besides events at the Casey Tibbs South Dakota Rodeo Center and the Dakota Western Heritage Festival, there will be chance to check out some local historical...
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