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Deuel County Tops Homeownership Rate in South Dakota

CLEAR LAKE, S.D. (AP) – Figures from the U.S. Census Bureau show that more people own their homes in Deuel County than in any other South Dakota county. The Public Opinion reports that 85 percent of homes in Deuel County are owner-occupied. A report from the Black Hills Knowledge Network based on Census data...
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Charlie Walker with Fallen Firefighter Flag March 2015 (Photo from Jerid Maskovich)

PFD Receives Donation of Fallen Firefighter Flag

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A fallen firefighter flag now is located at the main fire station for the Pierre Fire Department.  Fire Department Chaplain Charles Walker and his family donated the flag to the department a few months ago.  The specialized flags are traditionally used on the caskets of fallen firefighters and then...
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Robin Schrupp and Employees at March 5, 2015 Open House

Director Invites Citizens to Take In Rawlins Municipal Library Open House

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A three day open house continues today at Rawlins Municipal Library in Pierre.  The library is noting the completion of a renovation project that was underway for about a year.  The project, totaling over a million dollars, involved changes to the look of the library, along with improvements to...
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Welcome Home Vietnam Era Vets Celebration to be March 28 & 29

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) South Dakotans will come together in Pierre later this month for a two day salute to Vietnam Veterans.  Roland Lambert, president of the SD State Council of Vietnam Veterans of America says the state group, along with Department of Veterans Affairs and local veterans’ organizations will put together a...
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