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SD Board Works to Reduce Geese, Support Antelope

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Commission is taking steps to reduce the goose population in the state, which is well over the state’s objectives. The commissioners met Tuesday in Fort Pierre to set hunting quotas for most geese seasons. They gave initial approval to a plan allowing hunters...
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Annual Missouri River/Lake Sharpe Clean Up to be Wednesday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Tomorrow, volunteers will gather for the annual Missouri River/Lake Sharpe Clean Up. This will be the fifth year the clean up has been held. It is organized by the Pierre Chapter of the Izaak Walton League, South Dakota Walleyes Unlimited and other agencies and businesses. The Izaak Walton League’s...
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Governor Rounds Makes U.S. Senate Announcement November 29, 2012

Rounds Discusses Race to U.S. Senate Seat

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) U.S. Senate candidate and former Governor Mike Rounds says his frustration with federal bureaucracy was one factor that pushed him back into politics. Rounds says in part, his observations of what the Pierre/Fort Pierre area went through during the 2011 flood prompted him to seek office again. He says...
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SDDOH Continues to Stress Personal Precautions in Fight Against West Nile Virus

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The weeks from now through early September bring what health officials call the peak transmission time for West Nile virus in South Dakota. Late last month, the South Dakota Department of Health said a Hughes County resident was the first human West Nile virus detection of the season. State...
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