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SD Governor Urges Recognition of Military Service

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard says people should take time this month to recognize the sacrifices and successes of those who have served in the U.S. military. May is National Military Appreciation Month. The governor says the vigilance of members of the armed forces has been instrumental in preserving the...
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Rushmore Mascots Heading Out on 14-City Tour

MOUNT RUSHMORE NATIONAL MEMORIAL, S.D. (AP) – The Mount Rushmore presidential mascots are heading out on a 14-city Midwest tour. Tourism Secretary Jim Hagen says the cities along the route are filled with people who have a high propensity to travel to South Dakota. He says the goal of the bus tour is to...
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2013 Go Green Business of Spring

BankWest Named Pierre’s Go Green and Clean Business of Spring

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Pierre Mayor Laurie Gill presented a plaque last week to BankWest-which was named the 2013 Go Green and Clean Business of Spring.  Gill offered the award to BankWest Chairman, President and CEO Charles Burke III and AVP Management Development Associate Becky Burke.  Pierre’s Team BankWest completed several earth friendly...
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Prescribed Burns to be Done Today in Sully County

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Game, Fish and Parks Department will hold two prescribed burns today in Sully County. The first grass burn off will be at Koenig Game Production Area in west central Sully County next to the river.  It will start about 11:00 a.m. this morning and should be done by...
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