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Wear Purple Tomorrow for Purple Up! for Military Kids Day

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Many people associate April 15 as being the deadline to file taxes, but it is also a special day to honor military kids. Governor Dennis Daugaard proclaimed this month as the Month of the Military Child in South Dakota. Also, April 15, tomorrow, is known as “Purple Up! for...
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DRG Offers a Big Welcome to New Announcer, “Mac”

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Dakota Radio Group is officially welcoming its most recent addition to the family…our new announcer, known as “Mac”. Mac comes to Pierre from Glendive, Montana. He has had previous radio jobs in Dickinson, North Dakota and Baker, Montana. Mac has been in Pierre for the past three weeks,...
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Road Construction Season to Bring Several Projects to Pierre/Fort Pierre Area

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) In addition to infrastructure and street work being done by the cities of Pierre and Fort Pierre in the coming months, the State Department of Transportation also has a number of road projects planned. Dean VanDeWiele, Pierre Project Engineer for the SDDOT says there will be several chip seal...
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6 SD Doctors Got $1M Medicare Payments in 2012

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Recently released federal data show that six doctors in South Dakota each received more than $1 million in payments from Medicare in 2012. The physician data was released earlier this month by the Obama administration, as part of a move to open the books on health care financing. The...
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