Fourth of July

Fourth of July Activities Planned Throughout the Area

UNDATED – (DRG News) Today’s Independence Day brings several activities to honor our nation’s birthday. Fort Pierre had the Fourth of July Parade this morning. Also, the Fourth of July Rodeo will take place at the Stanley County Fairgrounds this evening and tomorrow–and the fireworks begin at dusk tonight–following the rodeo. In Pierre, take...
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No Fireworks Allowed in City Limits in McLaughlin

McLAUGHLIN, S.D. – (DRG News) The Mayor and City Council in McLaughlin remind residents that it is against city ordinance to discharge fireworks within city limits. The city says there have been several reports of damage to property and injuries. Officials also remind parents to monitor their children and how they discharge fireworks–so the...
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American Flag

Bridge Flag Display Honoring Fourth of July

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) American and South Dakota State Flags are posted across the Missouri River Bridge to honor today’s Independence Day holiday. The Flags Across the Missouri River Bridge display is a Pride in America and fundraising program offered by the Pierre/Fort Pierre Exchange Club. Today’s display is sponsored by Fisher Rounds...
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Potter County Enacts Burn Ban

GETTYSBURG, S.D. – (DRG News) The Potter County Commission met yesterday for its regular commission meeting and voted to enact a burn ban for the county. Cheryl Sautner, Emergency Manager for Potter County, says this is the second time this year the county has established a burn ban. The previous ban in May was...
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