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New Fort Pierre National Grasslands District Ranger on the Job

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A new District Ranger was recently named for the Fort Pierre National Grasslands. Dan Svingen had served as the Acting District Ranger since May of last year but was recently chosen to hold the job on a permanent basis. Svingen’s last job was as Wildlife Program Manager on...
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St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Irish Stew Feed to be Held in Pierre Today

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Today brings the St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Stew Feed to Pierre.  The events are sponsored by the Pierre-Fort Pierre Lions Club and the Irish Club of Central South Dakota.  The Irish Stew Feed starts at 4:30 p.m. today at the American Legion Cabin and the event is a...
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Harrold and Highmore Fire Crews Called to Fire in Tunnel System Under Harrold Terminal Saturday

HARROLD, S.D. – (DRG News) A fire in tunnels under Harrold Terminal Saturday left damage to a portion of the grain handling facility. Treg Cowan, Chief of the Harrold Fire Department says crews were told that smoke was coming from underground tunnels near the facility’s large grain bins about 8:00 a.m. Saturday. Cowan says a series of...
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Fort Pierre Mayor Sam Tidball June 2012 (KGFX Photo)

Open House Held Sunday to Honor Fort Pierre’s Mayor

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A number of people attended an Open House yesterday in Fort Pierre to offer words of appreciation to Mayor Sam Tidball-who will retire from the Mayor’s Office in early May. Tidball was on the Fort Pierre City Council from the early 1990′s to 1998 and has served eight...
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