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Work Underway Today at Scotty Philip Cemetery

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Stanley County employees were scheduled to start working on culverts and roads at the Scotty Philip cemetery today.  They will be re-graveling roads and replacing one culvert as part of the project.  Visitors are advised to watch for workers and equipment while the work is underway today.
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City of Fort Pierre to Check Sewer Mains Starting Today

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The City of Fort Pierre will be jetting and televising sewer mains over the next two weeks.  The work was to get underway today and officials ask residents to make sure to check sewer drains and traps and refill them with water when necessary.  Those that have questions...
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NWS Says Five Record High Temps Have Been Logged for Pierre So Far This Month

ABERDEEN, S.D. – (DRG News) The National Weather Service says this month has brought a slew of records to some communities in the state.  The Weather Service office in Aberdeen, which mans northeastern and central parts of the state, says Pierre so far has set five new records, reaching 74 on the 10th, 82...
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Stanley County School Board Continues Refining Plans for New Elementary in Fort Pierre

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Stanley County School Board tabled a proposal that would have integrated a natural disaster shelter into a new elementary school that will be built in Fort Pierre.  In February, the board voted unanimously to approve constructing a new elementary building-estimated to cost $4.755 million dollars.  The new...
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Power Outage Impacts Many Residents in East Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A power outage left some Pierre residents without power for about two hours yesterday.  City Utilities Director Brad Palmer says the outage started at 6:30 a.m. Sunday and the area that was impacted was from the Ash Substation on the top of Harrison Avenue down to Hayes Avenue in...
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