Ruth Ziolkowski During Buffalo Roundup Visit 2010

Crazy Horse Sculptor’s Widow Dies, Project Ongoing

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Ruth Ziolkowski, who helped turn South Dakota’s Crazy Horse Memorial into a national draw after her sculptor husband’s death, has died. She was 87. Memorial spokesman Mike Morgan says she died late Wednesday night in Rapid City, South Dakota. Ziolkowski carried on her late husband’s dream of honoring Native...
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Seven Communities Including Kimball and Mobridge to Receive CDBG Funds

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Nearly $3 million dollars in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds have been awarded to a handful of South Dakota communities. Governor Dennis Daugaard has designated that the new round of funding go out to seven towns including Kimball and Mobridge. Kimball will use a $257,500 grant to help...
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Ribbon Cutting for Parmelee’s New Fire Hall to be Held May 27

HURON, S.D. – (DRG News) A ribbon cutting and open house will be held next Tuesday morning for a new fire hall in Parmelee. The fire hall will be home to the Parmelee Volunteer Fire Department on the Rosebud Indian Reservation. The PVFD partnered with over ten different agencies to make the project a...
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Hughes County Residents to Utilize Vote Centers in Upcoming June 3 Primary

UNDATED – (DRG News) Voters in Hughes County will note some differences in where they vote with the upcoming June 3 primary. Hughes County Finance Officer Jane Naylor announced Monday that vote centers will be put to use for the first time in the county in next month’s primary. The new vote centers will...
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