Cultural Heritage Center

Fire Burns Less Than an Acre of Grass Surrounding Cultural Heritage Center Wednesday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A fire outside the Cultural Heritage Center in Pierre burned some grass around the building but did not damage any parts of the mostly underground structure.  The Pierre Fire Department was summoned to the fire about 2:30 p.m. Wednesday.  Deputy Chief Ian Paul says the fire started on the...
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Help Line Set Up for Producers and Other South Dakotans Hurt by Snowstorm

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota Department of Agriculture announced today that those impacted by the recent western South Dakota snow storm can call a helpline for answers to various storm related questions.  Producers living in Harding, Perkins, Ziebach, Shannon, Jackson, Jones, Bennett and Mellette counties should call 877-708-4357.  Those in other...
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Driver Cited Following Minor Semi Tractor/Bridge Accident

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A truck driver from Canada was cited for failing to report an accident and for not obeying traffic signs after the spoiler on the roof of the semi she was driving struck the train bridge in Pierre Wednesday morning.  Sergeant Jon Stahl of the South Dakota Highway Patrol says...
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Construction Timeline for New Stanley County Elementary School on Target for January Opening

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) It’s been almost a year since ground was broken for the new Stanley County Elementary School and school officials say construction remains on schedule for the new building to be in use by January.  Michelle Glodt, who was hired as Elementary Principal for Stanley County over a year...
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