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Pierre’s Mayor Weighs in on Potential Urban Chicken Ordinance

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Pierre Mayor Laurie Gill says she remains unchanged in her opposition to an urban chicken ordinance in Pierre.  A group is moving forward for a second time to bring a proposal before commissioners with the intent of enacting a chicken ordinance in the community.  Gill says the commission voted...
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GOAL Meeting Draws Discussion on a Draft Chicken Ordinance Being Crafted

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) 15-20 people attended a meeting last night-organized by the Greater Oahe Action League or GOAL.  The group held the meeting to discuss efforts to try to get an urban chicken ordinance passed in the city of Pierre.  Anne Lewis, lead member for GOAL, told meeting attendees last night that...
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Noem Hearing About Topics from Iran Nuclear Deal to Trade Agreements

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) U.S. Representative Kristi Noem says she’s been hearing a lot about the Iran Nuclear Deal as she’s been traveling the state during the congressional break.  Noem says people have expressed their mistrust in the proposal and the various elements contained in the agreement. The deal was announced in July...
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Riggs Graduate to Shoot New Feature Length Drama in the Pierre Area

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A long-time Pierre resident is working on another movie project.  2004 Riggs High School graduate Andrew Kightlinger is planning to begin shooting a full length movie he calls “Tater Tot & Patton” next month.  Kightlinger’s previous production “Dust of War” was released on DVD earlier this year and is...
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