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$7.6 Million Awarded for Environmental Projects by Board of Water & Natural Resources

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The state Board of Water and Natural Resources has approved more than $7.6 million dollars in grants, loans and other awards for water and waste projects.  Governor Dennis Daugaard announced the project funding Thursday.  The grants and loans provided by the board are administered through the Department of Environment...
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Fort Pierre Man Arrested After Property at Pierre Clinic Was Damaged

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Fort Pierre man was arrested yesterday at a Pierre clinic for allegedly damaging property.   Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says officers arrested 28-year-old Lawrence Jack Thursday.  Reports indicate that Jack became angry and flipped over a computer monitor at Linn Medical Clinic on North Harrison Avenue, which caused...
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South Dakota Perspective Coming Monday to DNN Stations

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Join the Dakota News Network Monday for the January broadcast of South Dakota Perspective. For our first program of 2015, we’ll welcome two state officials. From 2:05 to 2:30 p.m. we’ll feature South Dakota Department of Corrections Secretary Denny Kaemingk and our second guest from 2:30 to 3:00 p.m....
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Rounds Speaks About First Few Days in U.S. Senate

WASHINGTON, D.C. – (DRG News) South Dakota’s new U.S. Senator Mike Rounds spoke with reporters yesterday–his first coordinated telephone conference call since being sworn into office this week.  Rounds, a Republican and former two-term governor, took the oath of office Tuesday in the nation’s capital.  Rounds will serve on the Armed Services Committee; the...
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