Roland Cory

KOLY Radio Legend Dies at 88

  Mobridge, SD (DRG News) A Local Radio Sensation passed away on New Years day. Roland Cory lived a very eventful life, starting at such a young age as he joined the service for the second World War, just a day after graduating from Mobridge High School. After being discharged in 1946, Cory followed...
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Consultant Pitches Multipurpose Facility to City Commission in Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A consultant is recommending that the city of Pierre build a 40,000-square-foot multipurpose building to replace the old City Auditorium, which closed in April 2011 because of structural problems. Arizona-based Pinnacle Indoor Sports Facility Development spoke with dozens of nonprofits, recreational sports groups and high school coaches before compiling its...
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Farm Bill Extension From D.C. Not Popular in Upper Midwest

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) – Leaders of Upper Midwest farm groups are upset that Congress has extended the current farm bill rather than pass new legislation. The one-year extension of portions of the expired 2008 farm bill is part of the legislation to avert the “fiscal cliff” of major tax increases and spending cuts...
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Winter Wheat Farmers Concerned With Lack of Snow

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Some South Dakota farmers are concerned about the lack of snow cover protection for winter wheat. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says in its weekly crop weather report that snow cover for winter wheat is rated at 61 percent poor with the remaining 39 percent adequate. Winter wheat condition...
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