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SD Hearing Delayed on Economic Incentive Bill

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota House committee has delayed a hearing on a bill aimed at providing financial incentives that would help recruit large industrial projects to the state. An old program that refunded construction taxes for big projects expired Dec. 31. Voters in November rejected Gov. Dennis Daugaard’s proposed replacement plan...
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Pierre-Fort Pierre Exchange Club to Celebrate 40 Years Today

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre-Fort Pierre Exchange Club will celebrate its 40th anniversary today.  The club was chartered on January 27, 1973 and focuses on youth and patriotic community service projects.  It also provides a forum for members to come together and exchange ideas to better their professions, themselves and their communities. ...
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Fort Pierre Fire Department Called to Home Fire Early This Morning

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A fire at a Fort Pierre home this morning left damages of about $40,000.  Fort Pierre Fire Chief Rick Cronin says the fire was reported about 1:15 a.m. by the occupant of the small, single-family dwelling.  Cronin says the one story home is located at 112 East Sixth...
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South Dakota Legislature: What to Know This Week

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Gov. Dennis Daugaard and legislative leaders are looking to find a new way to provide financial incentives that would help recruit new large industrial projects to South Dakota. It’s one of several issues lawmakers are set to weigh this week during the state’s legislative session. An old program that refunded...
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