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Extreme Cold Blankets Dakotas After Days of Snow

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – Some organizations in the Dakotas are canceling holiday events as bitter cold settles over the region. A “Christmas at the Zoo” fundraising event in the North Dakota city of Minot and “Parade of Lights” events in the South Dakota cities of Yankton and Sturgis are among those being called off....
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Farm Rescue Nonprofit Helps 50 families in 2013

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (AP) – The nonprofit Farm Rescue organization has wrapped up its year after helping 50 families. The North Dakota-based nonprofit provides planting and harvesting help free of charge to farm families in the region stricken by a major illness, injury or disaster. Since 2006, Farm Rescue has helped more than 250 farm...
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City of Pierre Declares Snow Emergency-Snow Routes to be Cleared After Midnight

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The City of Pierre will declare a SNOW EMERGENCY starting at 12:00 (Midnight) tonight and plowing will commence shortly after.   Lynn Patton, Pierre’s Construction and Operations Manager says in accordance with City Ordnance, ALL vehicles must be removed from the Snow Route Streets to allow for snow removal...
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Firefighters Check Out Electrical Odor Early This Morning at Pierre Hotel

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Fire Department spent some time at a Pierre hotel this morning after being told that a fire alarm was sounding.  Deputy Fire Chief Ian Paul says a smoky, electrical odor was noted about 5:40 a.m. at the Ramkota River Centre as firefighters arrived at the scene.  After...
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