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FPDC Executive Director Says 2014 to be Another Good Year for Fort Pierre

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Executive Director of Fort Pierre’s Development Corporation believes 2014 will bring a busy year for the city-with the start of a major riverside project; along with continued promotion to fill remaining open lots in the Teton Island Business Development area and construction in the Broken Timber residential...
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Judge Rules on Motions in Pierre Teen’s Murder Case

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A judge Thursday denied a motion to dismiss charges against a Pierre teen for the December 2012 shooting death of a 16-year-old Pierre boy.  A hearing was held in a Pierre courtroom yesterday during which Judge John Brown looked at a handful of motions in the case involving 17-year-old...
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SD Lawmakers Continue Medicaid Expansion Talks

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota legislative leaders from both parties say they still discussing the possibility of expanding the Medicaid program to provide medical care to more poor people. House Democratic Leader Bernie Hunhoff of Yankton says he’s confident something can be passed during the current legislative session. Hunhoff says discussions have focused...
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Deceased SD Lawmakers Remembered in Ceremony

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Legislature has honored 11 former state lawmakers who died in the past year. Members of the House and Senate on Thursday held a memorial service for their deceased colleagues. The Legislature holds the service each year. Those honored and their chamber and years of service: Elmer Diedtrich...
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