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Transportation Hall of Honor banquet tickets available

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Tickets to a banquet for South Dakota Transportation Hall of Honor inductee Dean Hyde of Pierre are available for purchase. The tickets have to be purchased by Thursday. The banquet will be held Monday in Pierre. Hyde was involved in one way or another with the more than 1,000 bridges...
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Fire Damages Garage and a Vehicle in Fort Pierre

FORT PIERRE S.D. – Fort Pierre Fire Department received a call 8:25 P.M. Monday night and responded to a garage on fire in the 700 block of 2 Rivers Street. Fire Chief Justin Jones said there were no injuries reported except 2 fire fighters were treated for heat exhaustion the fire was put out quickly....
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South Dakota governor issues fire declaration in 13 counties

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has issued an emergency fire declaration for 13 counties. It covers Butte, Custer, Fall River, Haakon, Harding, Hughes, Jackson, Jones, Lawrence, Meade, Pennington, Perkins and Stanley counties. Daugaard says widespread drought, low humidity and high temperatures have led to a serious fire hazard in those...
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City of Pierre to Fog Common Areas Beginning This Evening for Mosquito Control

PIERRE S.D. – The City of Pierre Parks department will fog the common areas of the City starting tonight beginning at 10pm if weather conditions are favorable.  Wind conditions for fogging should be less than 10 mph.  Common areas that are fogged for control of mosquitoes include the perimeter of Hillsview Golf Course, the...
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