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Biden: McGovern Was ‘Father of Modern Democratic Party’

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Vice President Joe Biden says George McGovern should be remembered as the “father of the modern Democratic Party,” saying the former South Dakota senator helped open the party to women, young people and minorities. Biden spoke during a prayer service Thursday night in Sioux Falls honoring the 1972 Democratic...
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Mystery Snowman Contest Starts Monday-Pierre Chamber to Kick Off Holiday Campaign with Help from Jolly

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Monday will bring the first day that Pierre and Fort Pierre area residents can begin guessing “Who is Jolly the Mystery Snowman?” The mystery snowman contest kicks off the Pierre Area Chamber of Commerce’s holiday campaign. The winner will take home $500 Pierre Pride Dollars. Chamber CEO Laura Schoen...
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SDPP to Hold Investor Meeting in Fort Pierre Tonight

HARROLD, S.D. – (DRG News) South Dakota Pulse Processors is continuing with a series of investor meetings in the state-and plans a stop tonight in Fort Pierre. Meetings started in September with the schedule including stops in Selby, Harrold, Oacoma, Pierre, Winner, Highmore, Gettysburg, Onida, Timber Lake and Philip. This month, meetings have been...
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Scouting for Food Drive to Culminate with Saturday Food Pick-up by Boy Scouts

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Local Boy Scouts have been delivering Scouting for Food bags on doors around Pierre and Fort Pierre in recent days as they work on an annual drive to collect non-perishable goods for the local food bank. Scout leaders remind local citizens that if for some reason, a bag was...
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