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Fort Pierre One of 14 Communities to Receive Competitive National Award

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The City of Fort Pierre is one of 14 communities across the country named as the recipient of a national competitive award.  Smart Growth America-a national nonprofit that advocates for better cities, towns and neighborhoods-says as a result of the award, Fort Pierre will receive a free technical...
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Ticket Sales Underway for Inaugural Balls as Part of January 10 Celebration

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Tickets went on sale Monday for next month’s formal inaugural dances which will be part of a day of festivities to be held in Pierre.  Brooke Bohnenkamp of the City of Pierre says 2015 South Dakota inaugural activities include oaths of office ceremonies starting at 11:00 a.m. on January...
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Rounds Continues to Name Washington Staffers

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – U.S. Sen.-Elect Mike Rounds continues to name staffers for his Washington office. Rounds on Thursday announced the hiring of Gregg Rickman as legislative director and Natalie Krings as communications director. Rounds praised the pair as “two highly talented individuals.” Rickman currently works as deputy director in the policy and...
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Guns ‘n Hoses Blood Drive Organizers Overwhelmed with Success of Three Day Event

UNDATED – (DRG News) United Blood Services says the success of this year’s Guns ‘n Hoses Tyler Wilcox Memorial Blood Drive was amazing.  UBS’s Abbie Titze says 303 pints of blood were given during the 2014 drive, which started Monday and wrapped up Wednesday.  The event was held at locations in Pierre and Fort...
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