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Fallen Firefighters Memorial

2012 Memorial Service Planned Sunday at Fallen Firefighters Memorial

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Fallen Firefighters Memorial located along Capitol Lake in Pierre will have seven new names for Sunday’s 2012 Memorial Service. The service is held each year as part of the annual Fire Prevention Week designation. South Dakota Firefighters Association President Denny Gorton says three firefighters who died on the...
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River Cities Public Transit

US Transportation Secretary to be Among Guests at RCPT Open House Wednesday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary will be in Pierre tomorrow along with the Administrator of the Federal Transit Administration to attend the grand opening of the newly-expanded facilities for River Cities Public Transit. There will be a short program tomorrow morning at River Cities Transit-starting at 10:45, which...
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MDU Says Weather Will be Main Factor in Determining Customers Bills This Winter

BISMARCK, N.S. – (DRG News) Montana Dakota Utilities says natural gas prices will be lower in the upcoming winter heating season, compared to last year’s costs. The price is expected to be down about four percent from a year ago. Dave Goodin, president and chief executive officer for MDU says in a press release...
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Creek

SD Panel Says Creek Should be Renamed Howes Creek

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota panel responsible for getting rid of offensive place names has recommended that Negro Creek in Meade County be renamed Howes Creek. The state Board of Geographic Names is using the western South Dakota creek as a test case for a new process aimed at increasing public involvement...
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