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Federal Grant to Help SD Schools in Math, Science

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Over one hundred teachers from across South Dakota will participate in a university and K-12 partnership program with the support of federal dollars. University science, math and education faculty will work with teachers and administrators from high-need districts. Teachers will get help developing lesson plans in math and science at...
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FPFD to Train in Structure Near Fire Hall This Evening

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Fort Pierre Fire Department reminds you that its members will be training this evening in an old structure that is slated to be torn down.  Fire Chief Rick Cronin says the small house, just west of the Fire Hall, will be the site tonight of the training exercise.  There...
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SD Air Travelers Opt to Drive After Flight Trouble

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Air travelers to and from South Dakota’s small towns are growing weary of inconsistent flights. And many are giving up on regional airports all together. The airport manager for Pierre Regional Airport says it was doing well last year. Mike Isaacs says business has dropped since because of cancellations. Isaacs...
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Mayor Sam Tidball (Photo Courtesy Fort Pierre City Website)

Tidball Talks About Tuesday’s Election Results

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Sam Tidball-who has served as Fort Pierre’s Mayor for more than 15 years-reacted to news yesterday that a currrent councilmember was selected by voters to take over his job next month. Gloria Hanson won Tuesday’s election for Mayor in that community. Tidball was at the Community and Youth...
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