Stamp Out Hunger Bag for Postal Food Drive

You Can Help “Stamp Out Hunger” with Saturday’s Letter Carrier Food Drive

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The 22nd annual Letter Carrier Food Drive takes place tomorrow. The food drive is sponsored nationwide by the AARP Foundation, along with the National Association of Letter Carriers and the U.S. Postal Service. In the Pierre area, the food drive will benefit the Pierre/Fort Pierre Food Pantry. Letter carriers...
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Scissors Cutting Ribbon for Ceremony

BHFCU Holds Ribbon Cutting Thursday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The ribbon cutting for one of Pierre’s newest businesses took place yesterday in conjunction with the Pierre Area Chamber of Commerce After Hours Mixer.  Black Hills Federal Credit Union opened its doors in January in northeast Pierre, near Walmart.  Ground was broken for the financial institution in December 2012....
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Garden Faucet Dripping Water

Water Service Interrupted Along Portion of Dakota Avenue by Water Main Break

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The City of Pierre repaired a break in a water main along Dakota Avenue yesterday.  Pierre’s Construction and Operations Manager Lynn Patton says water was shut off on Dakota between Chapelle and Brule Streets yesterday afternoon.  The service was restored within a few hours.  The repair work was done...
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Flooded Amphitheater 2011

SDSU Extension Forestry Specialist Says Area Trees Recovering Well from 2011 Flood

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Trees along the river in the Pierre/Fort Pierre area are recovering well from the soaking they received during the flood of almost three years ago.  SDSU Extension Forestry Specialist John Ball was in the Pierre area recently.   Over the past few years, he’s been watching how trees have reacted...
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