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FPDC To Hold Annual Meeting on Tuesday

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Tuesday brings the annual meeting of the Fort Pierre Development Corporation.  The meeting will take place tomorrow night at the Casey Tibbs South Dakota Rodeo Center in Fort Pierre.  FPDC Executive Director Dave Bonde says there will be a speaker from the Governor’s Office of Economic Development, a...
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Lawmaker Discusses HB 1087: School Sentinel Program Bill

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A hearing will be held Wednesday morning at the State Capitol, as lawmakers begin discussing a bill that if approved, would allow school boards in the state to arm staff and volunteers.  The legislation, House Bill 1087, would authorize school boards to set up “school sentinel programs”.  School safety...
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Dehumidification System at Expo Center in Fort Pierre Now in Use

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Ice conditions for hockey players using the Expo Center in Fort Pierre have improved-following the addition of a new piece of equipment in the building about two weeks ago.  A new dehumidification system was added to the Expo Center earlier this month.  A $9,000 donation from the South...
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SDDA and SDSU Extension Holding Forum at Fort Pierre Livestock Tonight

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Tonight brings a meeting to Fort Pierre which will be part of a series of gatherings organized by the South Dakota Department of Agriculture and South Dakota State University Extension.  The forums started last week in Aberdeen and Mobridge and will continue statewide through March.  The meetings are being...
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