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DRG’s Winter Expo to be Held at Ramkota This Weekend

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) This weekend brings the 23rd annual Dakota Radio Group Winter Expo to Pierre.  Join us at the Ramkota on Saturday and Sunday and see booths featuring area businesses, plus you can spin the DRG Prize Wheel for great prizes, visit with DRG personalities and there will also be a...
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City Adds Pierre School District to List of Entities Interested in Pubic Facility Partnership

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Pierre’s Mayor told City Commissioners last night that she has had discussions with Pierre school officials on the two entities possibly working together toward a shared facility. The Pierre School Board on Monday approved appraisals for two district elementary buildings and the administration building–and also gave the okay for...
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SD Governor’s Conference on Tourism Underway in Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The 2013 South Dakota Governor’s Conference on Tourism is underway through tomorrow at the Ramkota Hotel and Conference Center in Pierre.  The annual event started this morning and will wrap up Thursday evening with an awards night gala.  Jim Hagen, Secretary of the Department of Tourism, says 2012 was a...
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SD Police Chiefs Advise Governor on School Safety

FORT PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Police chiefs from around South Dakota say school buildings should be made more secure to prevent mass shootings like the one in Newtown, Conn. In a meeting with Gov. Dennis Daugaard, the chiefs also said improvements are needed to help them deal with mentally ill people who pose threats...
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