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SD Secretary Shares Tribal, State Challenges

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – In his last meeting with a legislative committee, Tribal Relations Secretary J.R. LaPlante has discussed the accomplishments and ongoing challenges that face state and tribal leaders. LaPlante has taken a job as an assistant U.S. attorney in Sioux Falls. He will move to that position in August. Gov. Dennis Daugaard...
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Tri County Ag Day to be May 27

RAPID CITY, S.D. – (DRG News) May 27 brings the 2014 Tri-County Ag Day to the Cottonwood Range and Livestock Field Station 11 miles west of Philip on Highway 14. Kory Bierle, a fifth-generation rancher from Midland who is part of an organizing committee for the event, says the topics selected for Ag Day...
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Memorial Day Program to be Held Monday at Riggs High School Theater

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Monday will bring the annual Memorial Day program to Pierre. The program is being organized this year by Pierre’s Post 8 of the American Legion. The ceremony will feature music from the Capital City Band – beginning at 10:30 a.m. The program starts at 11:00 a.m. at Riggs High...
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SDHP Hits the Road with “Operation Safe Summer Kickoff” Today

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) South Dakota’s Highway Patrol reminds motorists that troopers will be out in force today as part of a statewide, high-visibility effort to raise awareness of the need for safe driving. Colonel Craig Price, superintendent of the Highway Patrol says most of its uniformed troopers will be on highways across...
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