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State Climatologist Talks About Dry Conditions in Parts of SD

UNDATED – (DRG News) The National Weather Service says hot and dry conditions are expected this week across much of the upper Midwest. Today brings a heat advisory in west and central parts of the state with highs as warm as 108 in portions of South Dakota. The most recent U.S. Drought Monitor update...
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Highway

Road Work Underway on Section of Highway in Lyman County Today

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota Department of Transportation is starting work today to place a microsurfacing seal coat on U.S. Highway 183 in Lyman County. The work will be done on a 15-mile section of the highway from Presho south to the White River. The seal coat being applied on the...
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Military Member

New Law Allows Veteran Designation on SD Driver License

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A new law that will take effect July 1 will allow military veterans to have a veteran designation on their state-issued driver license. Steve Harding, Deputy Secretary for the South Dakota Department of Public Safety and Veterans Affairs says in a press release that starting the new “veteran” identification...
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ND, SD Add Law Enforcement Positions Through Grant

FARGO, N.D. (AP) – Officials say a new federal grant that aims to hire veterans for law enforcement should fund eight officers in North Dakota and South Dakota. The U.S. Department of Justice says the $111-million grant should create more than 600 new law enforcement positions around the country and save about 200 jobs...
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