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SD Tourism Secretary Added to U.S. Commerce Department Board

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) South Dakota’s Tourism Secretary is one of 32 people named to the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Travel and Tourism Advisory Board.  The board was established more than ten years ago and advises the U.S. Secretary of Commerce on matters linked to the country’s travel and tourism industry.   South Dakota...
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Volunteers Being Sought for 2014 Paint-South Dakota Campaign

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota Housing Development Authority is seeking volunteers once again this year for its annual “Paint-South Dakota” campaign.  People are needed to set aside some free time and volunteer to help fellow residents in their communities.  Through the Paint-South Dakota program, single-family, owner-occupied homes are given a fresh...
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Man Sentenced for Pierre Burglary; Another to be Sentenced Soon

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre man was sentenced Tuesday for his guilty plea to Third Degree Burglary and Distribution of Marijuana. 25-year-old Dustin McGhee was charged for a break in a Cowboy Country Store on North Euclid Avenue in October and for a separate distribution count. Judge John Brown refused a request...
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Adult, 2 Students to Return to SD After SUV Crash

McLAUGHLIN, S.D. (AP) – A staff member and two students from a South Dakota school who were involved in a crash in Colorado are expected to return to their homes today. Five students and two adults were involved in an accident Monday when a sport utility vehicle that belongs to the McLaughlin School District...
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