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St. Patrick’s Day Parade Coming Sunday to Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Sunday brings the annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade to Pierre.  The parade lineup will start at 3:00 p.m. at Griffin Park and the parade begins at 4:00 p.m.  Don Shields of Pierre, who helped start the parade close to twenty years ago, says it is being organized by the...
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Fort Pierre Train Depot on the Way Home!!

UNDATED – (DRG News) A building that spent many years serving travelers and shippers in Fort Pierre will be returning to the town after being used as a storage building on a Mud Butte area ranch since the 1960’s.  Fort Pierre’s former train depot, which was built in 1906 as part of the Chicago...
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Pierre Man Arrested by Police on Charges Following Investigation Into Burglary

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Police Department arrested a Pierre man after an investigation into a burglary that was reported Thursday morning.  Police Captain Elton Blemaster says officers were called about 11:30 a.m. yesterday to the 100 block of Lakeview Court where a resident said a burglary had taken place. There were...
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Concealed Carry Permits to be Good for Five Years

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has signed a bill making concealed weapons permits valid for five years, up from the current four years. The measure passed unanimously in both the House and Senate. The bill’s main sponsor, Sen. Larry Rhoden, of Union Center, has said that he eventually wants to...
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