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Local Man Honored for His Outstanding Work for Poppy Days

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Last month, Unit 8 of the American Legion Auxiliary held its annual “Poppy Days”.  Jeannine Loesch, Past President of the Auxiliary says that a local man distributed 2,500 poppies and collected $7,000.  Gene Groff has been part of the Poppy Days project for many years and is a member...
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KGFX Hometown Tour to Visit Philip Wednesday

PHILIP, S.D. – (DRG News) Wednesday brings the second KGFX Hometown Tour for 2014 to the airwaves…as the Dakota Cruiser heads to Philip.  We started this year’s hometown visits last month with a stop in Murdo.  This Wednesday, Scott Lane will broadcast from First National Bank and First National Agency in Philip.  Our guests...
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SD Panel Sets Hearing on 12 Gambling Rule Changes

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota oversight commission will hear public testimony on 12 proposed gambling rule changes and additions. The Commission on Gaming will hold the hearing before its quarterly business meeting Wednesday. Two new rules relate to a law effective July 1 that makes it a misdemeanor to enter a casino...
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10 Western Governors Meeting in Colorado Springs

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) – Ten Western governors are meeting this week in Colorado Springs to discuss issues including the drought and the environment. Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper and Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval are hosting the meeting at The Broadmoor hotel, which starts today. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy is scheduled to speak...
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