Jones County Courthouse (KGFX Photo)

Jones County Sheriff’s Office Receives Funds for Patrol Car Cameras and Tasers

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Jones County Sheriff’s Office has been awarded just over $10,800 for use in purchasing patrol car camera systems and tasers for drug investigations.  Attorney General Marty Jackley says the money was awarded out of the Drug Control Fund.  The funds will help local law officers in drug control...
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SD Man Pleads Not Guilty in Federal Court to IHS Clinic Break-In

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – A Kadoka man has pleaded not guilty to breaking into an Indian Health Service clinic in Wanblee and stealing prescription painkillers. Twenty-year-old Lynn Standing Bear is charged in federal court with larceny. The Rapid City Journal reports that he is being held without bond in Rapid City. Authorities allege...
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Walleye Classic & Festival in Akaska

AKASKA, S.D. (KOLY)- A highly lucrative Walleye Classic & Festival in Akaska is quickly approaching. Next Friday and Saturday July 26th and 27th are the dates of the Walleye tournament. There are over 18 thousand in cash payouts based on the 60 teams. The tournament will feature a 3 man team format. The 1st...
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Mount Rushmore

East Coast Vacation Ad Places Mount Rushmore in ND

FARGO, N.D. (AP) – The famous faces of Mount Rushmore remain in western South Dakota – not in North Dakota as one vacation mailer on the East Coast claims. The AAA advertisement for “Great American Vacations” features a postcard of the chiseled presidential visages of Jefferson, Lincoln, Washington and Teddy Roosevelt emblazoned with “North...
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