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Pierre City Commission to Meet Tonight

Pierre City Commission to Meet Tonight

PIERRE. (KCCR) — The Pierre City Commission is meeting tonight at the Pierre Municipal Building. Commissioners will consider approval of a four-item consent calendar before moving on to the main agenda. The Commission will consider approval of Tax Increment District number Nine for the Stencil Group apartment complex on Abbie Road. Two public hearings are…read more »

Hughes County Commissioners Discuss Veterans Service Office Operations

Hughes County Commissioners Discuss Veterans Service Office Operations

PIERRE, (KCCR) — Hughes County Commissioners discussed the operation of the Veterans Service Office Monday night. The office in Pierre also serves veterans in Stanley and Sully Counties. V-S-O Janet Beck says her office needs regular hours and an assistant to keep up… Beck told Commissioners she severs over 1500 veterans in Hughes County; 205…read more »

DWU/Capital City Campus Learn And Earn Program Conducting Donation Drive Benefiting Birthright Of Pierre

DWU/Capital City Campus Learn And Earn Program Conducting Donation Drive Benefiting Birthright Of Pierre

PIERRE, (KCCR) — The latest Dakota Wesleyan University Pierre Learn and Earn cohort is holding another week-long donation campaign. Program Coordinator Jessica Carr says the drive is incorporated into classwork… Birthright of Pierre provides free and confidential services to expectant mothers and the drive is looking to collect items for infants and toddlers… The deadline…read more »

Fort Pierre City Council Set For First December Meeting Tonight

Fort Pierre City Council Set For First December Meeting Tonight

FORT PIERRE, (KCCR) — The Fort Pierre City Council is meeting tonight at the South Dakota Municipal League meeting room. The Council will hear reports from city officials before considering agenda items. The Council will introduce first reading of the 2024 utility and supplemental budgets and will hear the 2022 audit report. Approval of two…read more »

Hughes County Commission Set For Meeting Tonight

Hughes County Commission Set For Meeting Tonight

PIERRE. (KCCR) — The Hughes County Commission is starting it’s December with a meeting tonight. Commissioners will continue discussions on a snow policy for county employees. In new business, the Commission will discuss county employee insurance with Risty Benefits, have an update on the Veterans Service Officer position and will consider the 2024 calendar. Also…read more »

Pierre Police, DCI, Highway Patrol Investigating Thursday Night Death

Pierre Police, DCI, Highway Patrol Investigating Thursday Night Death

PIERRE — (KCCR) Pierre police are in the middle of a death investigation. Pierre Police Captain Dusty Pelle says officers responded to disturbance call Thursday night around nine-pm to the 300 block of South Brule Street. A body was discovered at that location. A person of interest has been detained by authorities and investigators are…read more »