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State Treasurer Sattgast Reports $125m in Unclaimed Property Receipts

PIERRE, S.D – State Treasurer Rich Sattgast released the state’s November Unclaimed Property Receipts for the year, showing the state received $125 million in unclaimed property, far exceeding last year’s estimate of $52 million. “This dollar amount is double what we had estimated based on what our holders were telling us,” Sattgast said. “Two large holders...
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SDDOT Holding Public Open House on Missouri River Bridge Replacement Study Tonight

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) South Dakota’s Department of Transportation will hold a public open house and informational meeting tonight on the Missouri River Bridge Replacement Study.  The DOT, along with the cities of Pierre and Fort Pierre, scheduled the open house to start talking about the process that will lead up to the...
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UBS Blood Drives Being Held Today and Tomorrow in Blunt and Onida

MITCHELL, S.D. – (DRG News) Two blood drives are being held in two central South Dakota communities today and tomorrow.  United Blood Services says the demand for blood is currently being outpaced by the supply on hand and some recent blood drives have not brought in the projected amount of blood needed.  Later today,...
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Pierre School Board Accepts Retirement for District’s Director of Educational Services

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre School Board accepted the retirement of Pierre School District’s Director of Educational Services at Monday night’s meeting.  Dennis Champ has worked in the Pierre District for 11 years.  School officials say Champ came to the Pierre School District in 2003 to work as Director of Special Education...
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