Governor's Basketball Players at March 17 Welcome Home (KGFX Photo)

Welcome Home Ceremony Held for Pierre’s Boys Basketball Team

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A ceremony was held at the Riggs High Gym yesterday as Pierre offered congratulations and a welcome home for Governor’s basketball players. The team won the state championship over the weekend. Speaking to the crowd that gathered last night were Dan Whalen, the district’s Athletic Director, Pierre Mayor Laurie...
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No Jackpot Winner

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – None of the tickets sold for the Powerball game Saturday evening matched all six numbers drawn, which were: 03-07-21-44-53 Powerball: 16 Players matching all five numbers and the Powerball would have won or shared the $216 million jackpot. The prize goes to an estimated $260 million for Wednesday. Tickets that...
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US Attorney Honored for Violence Against Women Work

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson is being honored for his work in combatting violence against women. The South Dakota Domestic Violence Coordinating Committee selected Johnson as its Prosecutor of the Year. The SDDVCC is an organization led by the South Dakota Coalition Ending Domestic & Sexual Violence and the South...
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SD Agriculture Department Helps Beginning Farmers

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Agriculture Department says it can help beginning farmers buy land at lower interest rates through a bond program. The Beginning Farmer Bond program works through a local bank to finance a land purchase. The bond program allows a lender to get tax-exempt interest for a loan or...
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