Stanley County Royalty Candidates 2012

Stanley County Homecoming Week Kicks Off Today

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Today brings Homecoming Coronation for Stanley County High School. Candidates include Wyatt Green, Wyatt Harrowa, Brady Washechek, Tucker Fischbach, Dallas Heninger, Shantell Gregg, Katie Lehrkamp, Lexi Lopour, Breeze Olson and Nicole Smith. The Second Grade crown bearers are Chase Hanson and Abigail Huebner. Coronation will begin at 7:00...
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Pierre Regional Airport September 14, 2012

Pierre Regional Airport Terminal Dedicated Friday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Friday brought a dedication ceremony for a new terminal at Pierre’s Regional Airport. An estimated 150-200 people attended the event-which included remarks from Pierre Mayor Laurie Gill, Consultant Tom Schauer and Mary Osborn of Great Lakes Airlines. In addition, Suzanne Veenis of Representative Kristi Noem’s office spoke and a...
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SD Officials Work to Define School Climate

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A group of officials in South Dakota is working to define “school climate” and identify ways to measure it. School climate basically means a school’s conditions for learning. It’s one part of South Dakota’s new accountability system for public schools that is replacing requirements of the federal No Child...
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Fire Officials Urge Farmer Caution During Harvest

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Division of Wildland Fire Suppression is asking ranchers and farmers during the harvest season to take extra precautions to prevent wildfires. Officials say dry fuel conditions combined with the warm and windy weather is making conditions ripe for fast-moving prairie fires. State Wildland Fire Division Director...
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