Jim Thompson at Chamber Ag Banquet December 7, 2013

Chamber Ag Banquet Speaker Talks About Response to October Blizzard-Announces 2015 Retirement

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A long-time rancher-themed radio broadcaster addressed attendees Saturday at the annual Chamber Ag Banquet in Pierre.  Jim Thompson was the guest speaker and entertained those at the weekend gathering at the Ramkota.  Thompson, who broadcasts a weekday program from studios in Spearfish, is a long-time rodeo announcer and is...
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Water Main Break Impacting City of McIntosh

McINTOSH, S.D. – (DRG News) Residents in the City of McIntosh have been impacted by a water main break that occurred on Sunday.  The issue has resulted in the closure of school for McIntosh and the Corson County Courthouse is closed today too.  Some businesses have remained open while crews have been working to...
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Pierre Fire Department Logo (KGFX Photo)

PFD Responds to Call of Leaking Gas Meter at Pierre School Saturday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Fire Department spent about 45 minutes Saturday at the scene of a gas leak outside McKinley Elementary School.  Deputy Fire Chief Ian Paul says firefighters were called after 5:00 p.m. Saturday to the report of gas leaking at the school.  When firefighters arrived at the scene, Paul...
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Wreaths Across America December 2011 (KGFX Photo)

Wreaths Across America Program Being Held This Morning in Pierre

UNDATED – (DRG News) The South Dakota Funeral Directors Association is participating in Wreaths Across America this morning.  The program is set up to pay tribute to fallen veterans of all wars during the Christmas season.  A formal wreath presentation is taking place at the Flaming Fountain Veterans Memorial along Capitol Lake in Pierre...
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