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Governor Extends Executive Orders for Cattle Disposal

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Gov. Dennis Daugaard has extended an executive order that waives the standard 36-hour carcass disposal requirement for animals killed in an early October blizzard. Daugaard is also extending a waiver of the overweight limits for truckers hauling carcasses of cattle. Both orders were initially signed on Oct. 11, and were...
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SD Governor Signs Order to Speed Propane Delivery

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard has signed an executive order to speed up delivery of propane due to extremely low inventories and outages. Daugaard’s order declares a state of emergency and exempts delivery of propane from federal motor carrier regulations on drivers’ hours of service. It was signed Wednesday. The...
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Open House to be Held at New Avera Clinic in Kennebec Today

KENNEBEC, S.D. – (DRG News) An open house will be held this evening in Kennebec to celebrate the city’s new clinic location.  The previous clinic in Kennebec closed last year.  Community members worked over the past year to raise enough money to open another facility.  They purchased a modular building constructed in Springfield and...
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Oahe Child Development Center Notes Head Start Awareness Month

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) This month is being recognized as Head Start Awareness month.  Earlier this month, First Lady Linda Daugaard visited Oahe Child Development Center in Pierre to read to children and learn more about the local Head Start program.  Oahe Child Development Center Director Sue Glodt says Oahe Child Development Center...
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