Ribbon Cutting July 9, 2013 at Lindbergh Marker (KGFX Photo)

Dedication Held Tuesday for Historical Marker Noting Site of Lindbergh Landing in 1927

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Tuesday brought a ribbon cutting ceremony at a new historical marker, located north of Pierre.  The Pierre/Fort Pierre Historic Preservation Commission was instrumental in putting up a sign marking a location where Charles Lindbergh landed his famous plane “The Spirit of St. Louis” as part of a visit to...
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US Marshal: Last of Inmates Caught in Lower Brule

LOWER BRULE, S.D. (AP) – The U.S. Marshal’s Service says the last of the four inmates who escaped from a jail in Lower Brule has been captured. Authorities say 21-year-old Troy Fairbanks was caught early Friday morning in Lower Brule. Fairbanks and three others broke out of the jail Tuesday night. The other three...
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Pierre School Board Bids Farewell to Long-Time Board Member, Welcomes New Member to Five Person Group

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Thursday brought a change to the Pierre School Board as Deanne Booth-who has served the district for seven years-stepped down and was replaced by new board member Paul Turman. Booth chose not to run for re-election for another term and Turman won the open spot on the board in...
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KGFX Hometown Tour Schedule Included a Stop in Eagle Butte Wednesday

EAGLE BUTTE, S.D. – (DRG News) The KGFX Hometown Tour schedule included a stop in Eagle Butte Wednesday.  We held our broadcast at the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe’s Game, Fish and Parks Offices on the east edge of town.  Thanks to several guests that stopped in to update listeners on the busy schedule of...
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