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First Lady Names Artists Selected for Prairie Arts Showcase in Pierre in October

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) First Lady Linda Daugaard has announced details for this year’s First Lady’s Prairie Arts Showcase, which will be October 25 & 26 in Pierre during the annual Governor’s Invitational Pheasant Hunt.  Thirty South Dakota artists were chosen to participate in this year’s showcase from a pool of artists that...
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Faulkton and Stanley County Wrapping Up School Early Today Because of Heat

UNDATED – (DRG News) At least two area schools are closing early today because of the hot weather.  A Heat Advisory is in effect from one o’clock today through about 8:00 p.m. this evening-according to the National Weather Service.  Faulkton Area Schools are planning an early dismissal today due to the heat.  Stanley County...
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SD State Fair Holds Contest for Old Recipes

HURON, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota State Fair will feature a contest for recipes from before 1950. Officials say the Greater Midwest Foodways Alliance Heirloom Recipe Contest is dedicated to celebrating, exploring and preserving unique food traditions and their cultural contexts in the Midwest. The contest will be held Sunday Sept. 1, and...
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Hot Weather Affects Schools in the Dakotas

FARGO, N.D. (AP) – Some schools in the Dakotas are closing early or shutting down due to hot weather. Classes are canceled through Wednesday at five elementary schools in Fargo, N.D., that are not fully air-conditioned. Superintendent Jeff Schatz says temperatures inside the buildings on Sunday ranged from 85-90 degrees. Several schools in northern...
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