School Books Inside Sansarc School June 9, 2014

Sansarc Schoolhouse Spotlighted During Monday Open House

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) An open house was held earlier this week at the Sansarc Schoolhouse-a former country school now located near the log cabin Visitor Center in Fort Pierre. It’s believed the school building, which served students in northwest Stanley County, was first put to use in the early 1900′s. The...
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Contractor Notes Few Problems So Far for Garfield Avenue Project

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The weekly public meeting for the Garfield Avenue project was held this morning in Pierre. The project involves the reconstruction of the northern section of Garfield-also known as the Truck Route. A good portion of the mile and a half segment of Garfield is blocked and motorists are now...
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Reservation Hopes for Results from Obama’s Visit

CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) – Residents of the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation that straddles the border between North Dakota and South Dakota say they’re honored President Barack Obama will visit Friday – but they also want to see results on issues he promised years ago to address. Obama’s trip marks his first to Indian...
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Man Killed in Mellette County Crash Wednesday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Kansas man died in a one vehicle crash yesterday north of White River.  The South Dakota Highway Patrol says the man, 57-year-old Ronald Edwin Franchett, was driving a 1998 Ford Ranger yesterday evening about eight miles north of White River when the vehicle left the road, hit a...
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