Sunflower Field

Sunflower Crop Progressing in the Dakotas

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The sunflower crop is progressing in the Dakotas. The National Sunflower Association says South Dakota’s blooms are above average, while North Dakota’s are a little behind average. The group says 18 percent of South Dakota’s crop is blooming. That’s ahead of last year’s 10 percent average and a five-year...
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PEDCO Awards Storefront Grant to Another Downtown Pierre Business

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Members of the Pierre Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors recently helped a downtown Pierre business celebrate the installation of an awning and the updating of the exterior look of the establishment.  PEDCO joined LaMinestra owners Mark and Stacey Mancuso to bring attention to the new awning on the...
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South Dakota Highway Patrol Patch

SDHP Says Colorado Man Killed in Meade County Crash

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Colorado man died in a one-vehicle crash about 14 miles south of SD Highway 34 yesterday.  The South Dakota Highway Patrol says the accident was reported about 10:30 a.m. Sunday morning.   60-year-old Stevan Daniel Bruce of Fountain, Colorado, was driving a 2002 Dodge Ram 2500 pickup southbound on...
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River Water

Weekend Drowning Reported in Dewey County

UNDATED – (DRG News) The Game, Fish and Parks Department, Pierre Rescue Dive Squad and various law enforcement agencies worked over the weekend to recover the body of a drowning victim from the waters of the Moreau River. Dewey County Sheriff Les Mayer says the drowning occurred Saturday about 3:30 p.m. Mountain Time. Two men...
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