Railroad Tracks in Pierre (KGFX Photo)

BNSF Outlines Fertilizer Shipment Plan to Feds

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – BNSF Railway Co. has told a federal oversight board that it will add 52 trains in the Dakotas, Minnesota and Montana over the next six weeks to boost fertilizer shipments. The Surface Transportation Board this week ordered BNSF and Canadian Pacific Railway to report their plans by Friday to ensure...
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New SD Policies Cut Parolee’s Time, Management

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota corrections officials are making progress in implementing a series of new policies aimed at reducing recidivism rates and the state’s prison population. A Department of Corrections official on Thursday updated an oversight committee on the policies that took effect in July. The state is setting up pilot programs,...
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Timber Lake and Area Museum Seeks Artists

MOBRIDGE, S.D. — (DRG News) The Timber Lake and Area Museum is looking for artists. The art project was envisioned years ago by the late Jim Nelson, who suggested a series of original paintings to be hung in the main gallery.  Together, the art pieces will tell the history of the area, especially Dewey...
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Earth Day Cleanup from Mobridge to Selby

MOBRIDGE, S.D. — (DRG News) The Leadership Partners of North Central South Dakota are asking for your help on April 22.  Those wishing to participate in the Earth Day Cleanup are invited to join the effort from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. The group plans to clean up along U.S. Highway 12 from the...
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