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FPDC Honors Business of the Year, Looks Back at 2014 & Plans for the Future

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Fort Pierre business was recognized Thursday as 2014 Business of the Year by the Fort Pierre Development Corporation.  A.G.E. Corporation was founded in 1964 and today, is run by Gary Johnson.  Johnson’s sons Gerad and Andy were on hand Thursday to receive the Business of the Year...
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SDDOH: Influenza-Related Deaths Increase to 23 in South Dakota

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The number of influenza-related deaths in South Dakota has increased to 23 during the current season. State Epidemiologist Lon Kightlinger tells KELO-TV that three deaths occurred last week. More than 400 people have been hospitalized because of the virus throughout the season. Even though doctors in the state have diagnosed...
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New Leaders Chosen for South Dakota Public Utilities Commission

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission elected its new chairman and vice chairman this week.  Commissioner Chris Nelson was chosen as chairman and Commissioner Kristie Fiegen as vice chairman.  The three-member panel includes Commissioner Gary Hanson-and the group conducted the votes at a meeting held in Pierre on Tuesday. ...
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Rawlins Municipal Library Honored at Awards Ceremony Thursday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Rawlins Municipal Library of Pierre was honored at an awards ceremony at the State Capitol yesterday.  Rawlins Library was one of 12 South Dakota public libraries to achieve state accreditation by the South Dakota State Library.  Robin Schrupp, Library Director at Rawlins says in a press release that...
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