State Capitol Dome (KGFX Photo)

State Committee Gives Final OK to Rest Stop Rule Changes

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota panel has approved rule changes in multiple state departments that include allowing the Department of Transportation to regulate newsstands at highway rest stops. The legislative Rules Review Committee also reviewed policies for the South Dakota Commission on Gaming and seven other state agencies. The committee approved a...
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Deer on Pierre Street 2012 (KGFX Photo)

Chance of Deer-Vehicle Collision High in Dakotas

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Motorists are more likely to crash into a deer in the Dakotas than in most other states. State Farm has released its annual ranking of states in terms of the likelihood of deer-vehicle collisions. The insurer uses claims data and state licensed driver counts from the Federal Highway Administration....
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KGFX Hometown Tour to be Wednesday in Midland

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Join KGFX Wednesday for another Hometown Tour broadcast!  The town to be in the spotlight this week is…Midland!  KGFX’s Scott Lane will be at the Loose Ends Restaurant and Bar from 8 to 9:00 a.m. Mountain Time Wednesday morning and will talk to local community members about the many...
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Riggs High School First Lady and Governor 2014 (Courtesy Photo)

Riggs High School’s Homecoming Coronation Held Monday…Homecoming Week Continues

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Congratulations to Dagne Ode and Grant Erwin-they were named First Lady and Governor at yesterday’s Riggs High School Homecoming coronation.   The list of Homecoming royalty included First Lady candidates Kimberly Coats, Brittni Faddoul, Payton Gall and McKenna Halverson.  The Governor candidate list included Jamaal Covey, Connor Jallo, Jace Jerome...
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