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Fort Pierre Mayor Sam Tidball June 2012 (KGFX Photo)

Tidball Announces He Won’t Run for Mayor in 2014

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Fort Pierre Mayor Sam Tidball announced today that he won’t be a candidate for re-election to the Mayor’s office in 2014.  Tidball has served Fort Pierre over 21 years-as both Mayor and Council member-having been on the council for six years and in the Mayor’s office the remaining...
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Rain Amounts Vary in Central and Western SD Locations

UNDATED – (DRG News) Several different rain amounts were called into KGFX this morning, as the early part of this work week brings more precipitation to parts of the state.  The National Weather Service says the Pierre Regional Airport received 1.00” of rain within the past 24 hours-through 7:00 a.m. this morning.  Other central...
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October 21 is Deadline for Pierre Residents to Remove Campers, Trailers from Streets

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Police Department is reminding local residents that all boat trailers, homemade trailers, campers and other similar items should be removed from the City of Pierre streets within the next few days.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says getting the trailers and campers from streets will help City...
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Mount Rushmore

Mount Rushmore Reopens, Sees Thousands of Tourists

KEYSTONE, S.D. (AP) – Tourists are once again flocking to Mount Rushmore National Memorial in the Black Hills of western South Dakota. National parks have been closed since Oct. 1 because of the partial government shutdown, but South Dakota and several corporate donors worked out a deal with the National Park Service to reopen...
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