Hughes County Courthouse

Vets Service Office in Hughes County to See Temporary Location Change

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Veterans Service Office will relocate to a different area of the Hughes County Courthouse for a few days next week.  The agency is usually found in the basement, but next week, will be temporarily located in the Hughes County Planner’s Office on the second floor of the courthouse. ...
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Land Buy-Back Program Extends to Standing Rock

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The U.S. government has signed agreements with the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe to extend a land buy-back program for the reservation straddling the North Dakota-South Dakota border.        The agreements announced Wednesday between the tribe and the Interior Department pave the way for the government to buy fractionated...
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South Dakota Fish Consumption Advisories Released

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The state of South Dakota has released new consumption advisories on where anglers might want to limit their consumption of certain fish. They’re based on 2013 test results and include walleye longer than 21 inches in Swan Lake (Clark County), walleye longer than 17 inches in Long Lake (Codington County) and...
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Siren Testing Moved to Thursday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Hughes/Stanley County Emergency Manager says siren testing that was planned for today has been delayed.  Plans now call for sirens to be tested tomorrow (Thursday-7/17).  The testing hinges on the completion of work on a new dispatch system.  The City of Pierre and South Dakota Department of Public Safety...
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