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City of Pierre Offers Map Listing Infrastructure Projects to be Done This Year

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The City of Pierre has put together a map listing projects that will be done city-wide in the coming year. On Tuesday, City Commissioners were given an update on the street and utility projects that are scheduled to be completed in the months ahead. Mayor Laurie Gill says the...
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DLRF Holds Annual Meeting and Tours of New Shop

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Dakota Lakes Research Farm held its annual meeting this week and offered tours of the not for profit organization’s new shop. Over the past year, Dakota Lakes added a 60 X 80 foot building to an existing 50 X 75 foot shop. The farm’s Manager says plans call...
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Daugaard Says Won’t Oppose Sale of DM&E Line

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Gov. Dennis Daugaard says he will not oppose the sale of the west end of the Dakota, Minnesota & Eastern Railroad line. Canadian Pacific Railway announced last month that it’s selling the line to Genesee & Wyoming Inc. for about $210 million. The sale is subject to U.S. Surface Transportation...
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USDA Says Dakotas Ranchers to Get Federal Blizzard Help Soon

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – Congressional delegation members from the Dakotas say the U.S. Department of Agriculture has agreed to expedite implementation of a farm bill provision that will help ranchers in the Dakotas hurt by an early October blizzard. The farm bill passed by Congress last week restarts a livestock disaster program that...
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