South Dakota to Recognize Emergency Dispatchers

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota is recognizing emergency police, fire and medical dispatchers during National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week next week. National Public Safety Telecommunications week is meant to be a time when citizens can thank public safety men and women who respond to emergency calls and dispatch emergency professionals and equipment during...
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SD State Employees Get Tuition Break at More Sites-Including Pierre’s CUC

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – State employees who take courses at South Dakota’s three off-campus public university centers will soon get the same tuition break as those taking classes on campus. State workers enrolled in courses delivered on campus at one of the state’s six public universities have been receiving a 50 percent tuition break....
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Record-Setting Storm Continues to Pound SD

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A record-setting spring storm continues to pound South Dakota. The National Weather Service warns that the state is in for another day of heavy snowfall and freezing rain. Electricity remains out to thousands in the Sioux Falls area, and many schools and local government offices across the state remain...
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Fort Pierre and Gettysburg School District Election Results

UNDATED – (DRG News) Fort Pierre’s current Ward One Alderman will serve another term as voters chose Kevin Gabriel for the office in today’s election. Gabriel was challenged by DD Jacobson, who is a former Stanley County Commissioner. Fort Pierre’s Finance Officer Roxanne Heezen says 70 votes were cast. Gabriel received 56 votes to...
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