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City of Pierre Starts Work on Transmission Line for Electrical Infrastructure Upgrade

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The City of Pierre is starting a new phase of work on its electrical upgrade project that has been in the discussion phase for the last few years.  Brad Palmer, City Utilities Director, says planning for the project started four years ago to keep up with increasing electrical demand...
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Looking for a Change? DRG Has an Office Job Opening

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A full time office position is currently open at the Dakota Radio Group (KGFX, KPLO, KMLO, River 92-7 and 100.1 The Eagle) in Pierre.  Mark Swendsen, General Manager for the Dakota Radio Group says the successful applicant will be able to quickly learn computer software unique to the radio...
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SD Governor Signs Three Bills on Open Government

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has signed into law three measures suggested by a task force that sought ways to make state and local government more open. One bill requires that government agencies consider the ease and affordability of public access to information when they set up electronic record-keeping systems....
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SD Law Allows Use of Dogs to Hunt Mountain Lions

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has signed into law a measure allowing the use of dogs for mountain lion hunting. The bill also allows a leashed dog to be used to track and retrieve any big game animal that is wounded or presumed dead. Hounds had not been used for...
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