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Huron Woman Arrested for DUI and Weapons Charge Saturday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Huron woman was arrested over the weekend on allegations that she was driving while intoxicated and possessed a loaded firearm while intoxicated.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says police stopped 37-year-old Becky Hofer early Saturday morning about 2:00 a.m.   The traffic stop was made in southeast Pierre on...
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Get Ready! Oahe Farm and Ranch Show Coming June 25 & 26

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) June will bring the return of a farm show to Oahe Speedway north of Pierre, but the show will have a new name and is being organized by a local business and local citizens.  Last year’s show was called the South Dakota AgXchange and was run by an organization...
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Sioux Tribes Forming Coalition to Act as One Nation

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – Representatives of four Sioux tribes met in South Dakota late last week to lay the groundwork for working as one nation on issues they deem important. The Oglala Sioux Tribe hosted officials from the Standing Rock Sioux, Rosebud Sioux and Crow Creek Sioux in Rapid City for three days...
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South Dakota Ranks 12th in Personal Income

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota ranks 12th in the nation for personal income. The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis says that South Dakota’s personal income from 2000 to 2011 grew by 82.5 percent. This is greater than the national growth rate of 51. 4 percent. Since 2000, South Dakota’s per capita personal income...
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