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Mayor, City Administrator and Commissioners Hold Community Tour of Pierre Thursday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Thursday brought a community tour of the City of Pierre for the Mayor of the Capital City; City Administrator Leon Schochenmaier and commissioners.  Mayor Laurie Gill says the tours are held to give city officials a chance to see first-hand what’s happening in the city…and ask questions. Gill said...
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Chip Seal and Fog Seal Projects Coming Up in Central SD

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) South Dakota’s Department of Transportation plans chip seal and fog seal applications on several central South Dakota highways starting next week.  The chip seal and fog seal projects will take place on a ten mile section of Highway 20, from Highway 47 east to the Potter/Faulk County line; on...
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SD Commission Loosens Some Archery Restrictions

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota hunting oversight commission has passed changes to archery restrictions. The Game, Fish and Parks Commission met Thursday and Friday in Yankton and took public testimony on the changes. Barbed points on arrows are now allowed, as are mechanical broad heads, which open upon impact. Archers will also...
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USDA Says SD Leads in Production of 3 Commodities in 2013

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota farmers and ranchers led the nation in the production of three commodities in 2013, up from just one the year before. The Agriculture Department says South Dakota producers once again led the U.S. in bison inventory. Oats production jumped from seventh to first, and South Dakota supplanted...
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