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Small Amounts of Precipitation Logged Again Overnight

UNDATED – (DRG News) Smiles are a bit wider today as more rains fell in the past 24 hours in some parts of the DRG listening area. The National Weather Service does not have data from the Pierre Regional Airport, however, it says Mobridge received .03”, Winner had .04”, Faith got .01” and Philip...
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Boys and Girls Club of the Capital Area Offering Limited Edition Prints for Fundraiser

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A major fundraising effort for the Boys and Girls Club of the Capital Area got underway yesterday. The organization is planning to sell limited-edition photographic prints of a picture of the South Dakota Capitol building taken earlier this year by local photographer Bob Grandpre. 100 prints will be sold....
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Residents Noting Hot Weather Taking a Toll on Utility Bills

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Pierre officials are advising residents that they might not like what they see when they open their utility bills. Higher temps this summer have resulted in more usage of air conditioners, and more watering of lawns. That in turn means higher-than-normal utility bills for Pierre customers. Mayor Laurie Gill...
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Drought Ebbs in Northeast, Worsens in Southeast SD

BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) – Drought conditions have eased somewhat in northeastern South Dakota, but the situation has worsened in some counties in the southeastern part of the state. Laura Edwards of the South Dakota State University Extension Service says this week’s drought report reflects recent rainfall and improving crop conditions in the northeastern corner...
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