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State Offering Prairie Dog Control Programs

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota ranchers and producers who want unwelcomed prairie dogs off their properties can contact state officials for help. Wildlife officials say crews can help control prairie dogs that have encroached onto private land from adjacent public land. Keith Fisk is a wildlife damage program administrator with the state’s Game,...
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Oahe Farm and Ranch Show to Include Political Forum on June 25

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Oahe Farm and Ranch Show will be held at Oahe Speedway north of Pierre next week…June 25 and 26!  Make plans to attend, and visit the show’s website for the entire schedule at  Plans are currently being made for an agricultural political forum and debate to take...
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Right Turn Celebrating 40 Years with Event at the Ramkota Tonight

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Right Turn will celebrate 40 years of service to central South Dakota with a Homecoming event later today.  The non-profit organization helps people to improve their lives through education and job training and was first founded as the Pierre Clerical Program in 1974.  Right Turn Executive Director Mary...
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Weiland Says No on Keystone; Rounds Supports It

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by retiring Sen. Tim Johnson says the proposed Keystone XL crude oil pipeline is a “big money con” that would bring great risk and little benefit to South Dakota. Rick Weiland says the only ones who will benefit from...
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