Report Says Northern SD Could See Cool Weather Continue Next Month

BROOKINGS, S.D. – (DRG News) Northern parts of South Dakota are expected to see cooler than average temperatures next month-according to a report released recently by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Climate Prediction Center. The report indicates that states like Montana and North Dakota, along with the northern Great Lakes area are most...
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State and FEMA Award Funds for Cooperative’s Blizzard Recovery

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) More than $20 million dollars will be awarded by South Dakota’s Office of Emergency Management and the Federal Emergency Management Agency to a South Dakota electric cooperative to help with damages caused by last October’s blizzard. The public assistance funds will reimburse Grand Electric Cooperative for repair or replacement...
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Senator Johnson to Visit Eagle Butte’s Cheyenne River Youth Project

WASHINGTON, D.C. – (DRG News) South Dakota Senator Tim Johnson will visit Eagle Butte on Thursday to tour the Cheyenne River Youth Project. Johnson will check out the youth program’s facilities and have lunch at the new cafe and coffee shop there. He will also meet with CRYP Executive Director Julie Garreau, and tribal...
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Pierre PD Lists Businesses That Passed Alcohol Compliance Check Friday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Police Department says of 18 businesses that were visited during a recent underage alcohol sales check, 15 of the establishments were in compliance. Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says the checks were done at businesses in Pierre, Fort Pierre, Blunt and rural Hughes County on Friday. Those...
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