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2014 King of Hearts Dance Set for February 16 and Includes Change to Start and End Time

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Tickets for the annual King of Hearts formal dance for area high school students are now available. The formal dance for 9-12 grade students will be held on Sunday, February 16 at the Georgia Morse Middle School Gym in Pierre. This year, the dance will start an hour earlier-with hours from 8:00...
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Pierre-Fort Pierre Exchange Club Observing MLK Day Today with Flag Postings

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre-Fort Pierre Exchange Club is displaying U.S. and South Dakota flags across the Missouri River Bridge today in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The Exchange Club has posted flags across the bridge since 2006 for various holidays and other special occasions. Don’s Sinclair is sponsoring the...
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SD Man Leads Organization Opposed to Death Penalty

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota man is leading a group in favor of a proposal to repeal the state’s death penalty law. Denny Davis is a Catholic deacon from Burbank who is the director of South Dakotans for Alternatives to the Death Penalty. Republican Rep. Steve Hickey plans to introduce the...
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GOP Leaders Open to Partial Medicaid Expansion

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Republican leaders in the South Dakota Legislature say they hope federal officials will grant the state a waiver allowing expansion of the Medicaid program to provide medical services only to those people most in need. Senate Republican Leader Tim Rave, of Baltic, says he doubts the Legislature would expand Medicaid...
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