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Stanley County Schools Receive Donation from Former Alum and Local Resident

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A local resident gave a generous donation yesterday to the Stanley County School District.  DeWayne Strohfus attended Monday’s school board meeting to officially donate over $64,000 in funds for the benefit of the school.   Strohfus graduated from Fort Pierre High School in 1961 and is a co-owner of...
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Pierre School Board Decides to Call Off School Friday as Football Team Heads to Championship

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre School Board voted last night to call off school throughout the district on Friday, as the Governor’s football team heads to play in the Class 11AA Championship that day.  After the team moved to the Championship following last Friday’s win, school officials decided the board should consider...
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South Dakota’s DVA Reminds Veterans of Services and Benefits They Are Due-Department Launched New Website This Fall

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) South Dakota’s Department of Veterans Affairs launched a new website earlier this fall and officials hope it is being utilized for the benefit of all vets.  Department Secretary Larry Zimmerman says the website at www.vetaffairs.sd.gov was designed to offer a clearinghouse of valuable resources for veterans and family members...
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Sanford Donates to UC San Diego Stem Cell Center

SAN DIEGO (AP) – South Dakota businessman T. Denny Sanford has donated $100 million to create a California stem cell clinical center to speed research into new drugs and therapies. University of California San Diego officials say it will be called the Sanford Stem Cell Clinical Center. The center will integrate operations at four...
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