Cattle in Pasture

Opening of SD Beef Processing Plant Put on Hold

ABERBEEN, S.D. (AP) – The long-awaited opening of a $110 million beef processing plant in northeastern South Dakota has been delayed. Northern Beef Packers officials had hoped to open the Aberdeen plant on Saturday. Laure Swanson, a spokeswoman for the company, tells the American News that a new opening date has not been set....
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Oil Well

SD Oil and Gas Committee Holds Landowner Meetings

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A legislative committee studying oil and gas issues is meeting in two northwestern South Dakota communities this week to hear from landowners worried about the impacts of energy development. The oil and gas boom in western North Dakota already is impacting northwest South Dakota counties, as workers move back and...
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Sanford Clinic - Pierre Heart Walk Check Presentation July 2012

Central SD Heart Walk Kicks Off Fundraising for 20th Anniversary Event

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Central South Dakota Heart Walk started its fundraising efforts earlier this month as part of its 20th Anniversary Event which will be held this fall. The organization recently received a $1,500 sponsorship donation from the Sanford Clinic of Pierre. In a press release, Meshanna Heckenlaible, who is the...
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Pierre Missouri River Clean up 7-11-12

Nearly 2.5 Tons of Debris Collected During Missouri River Cleanup Wednesday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Wednesday’s annual Missouri River Clean-up collected almost 5,000 pounds of debris from the waters and shores near Pierre and Fort Pierre. Wednesday’s cleanup was organized by the Central SD Chapter of Walleyes Unlimited, Izaak Walton League of America, the City of Pierre and a handful of state and federal...
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