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The Modern Day Homesteader – Miss V, the Gypsy Cowbelle June 30th in Pierre

PIERRE S.D. – Miss V, the Gypsy Cowbelle, will incorporate narration and music in an outdoor concert sponsored by the South Dakota Historical Society Foundation. The free one-hour concert will begin at 7 p.m. CDT on Thursday, June 30, at the Capitol Lake Visitors Center in Pierre. She will depict the lifestyle of western...
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City of Pierre Street Closure: Park Street

PIERRE, S.D. – Weather permitting, Park Street between Garfield and Lowell Avenues will close next week for construction. The street will close at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, June 20, and will remain closed through the first week in July while city crews replace the water main, repair the curb, rebuild the road and lay...
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Wheat Growers Holds Elevator Grand Opening At Kennebec South Dakota

KENNEBEC S.D. – The grand opening of the South Dakota Wheat Grower’s new elevator in Kennebec was held this week. The state of the art shuttle loader facility has a rail shipping capacity of 80,000 bushels per hour,   and a 110 car circle track.  The new site has a total grain storage capacity of...
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Governor: Hold Off On Mowing East River Ditches

PIERRE, S.D. – Gov. Dennis Daugaard is reminding East River landowners to hold off until July 10 to mow ditches along the state highway system. “Roadside ditches provide valuable nesting cover for pheasants, especially in portions of the state with limited CRP land or other upland nesting habitat. Mowing too early can kill hens and newly...
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