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State 1-2-3 Showing of Oahe Dam Footage August 18, 2012

SDSHS Holds Events for Oahe Dam Anniversary

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Activities marking the Oahe Dam’s 50th anniversary Friday and Saturday were well attended-according to organizers. Activities started on Friday morning at 11:00 a.m. with a program marking 50 years since the dam was dedicated by President John F. Kennedy. Friday’s program was held at the Oahe Visitor Center. The...
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Program Notes 50 Years Since JFK Dedicated Oahe Dam

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A program that was held on Friday morning to note the 50 year anniversary of the dedication of Oahe Dam drew at least 400 people. Karen Kern of the South Dakota Great Lakes Tourism Association says it was a great crowd at Friday morning’s commemoration-held outdoors between the Oahe...
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KGFX Presho Hometown Tour Coming Tomorrow!! Tune in for a Great Program!

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Join KGFX tomorrow, as we bring you the first TUESDAY broadcast of our Hometown Tour series. We’re moving the program up a day from the usual Wednesday morning program schedule to head to Presho where Dakota Prairie Bank is holding its Hot Dog Day of Summer Customer Appreciation Event....
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Farm Island’s West Boat Ramp Project is Complete

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The west boat ramp at Farm Island Recreation Area is now open again. The polo field boat ramp has been under construction the past few months as the park wanted to expand the existing boat ramp and add a larger parking area for it. The improved boat ramp has...
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