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Pierre Officials Want More Time to Study Air Service Options

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – City officials in Pierre plan to ask the federal Transportation Department for more time to study air service options. Pierre officials in November recommended Aerodynamics Inc. to provide flights through the Essential Air Service federal subsidy program. Federal officials last week said they planned to deny the company’s application because...
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SDSU and FSA Joining on Farm Bill Informational Meeting on February 2nd

The SDSU Extension Service and FSA have joined together to conduct a meeting to give information to farmers and ranchers about tools available to help make a program election. The meeting is scheduled for February 2nd, 2015 at 1:30 PM , at the Eagle Butte Middle School PDR Room. Officials from the FSA will...
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More Warm Temperature Records Fall in the Northern Plains

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – Warm Pacific air blanketing the Dakotas continues to set records in the two states, with temperatures reaching into the 50s, 60s and even 70s. National Weather Service reports show record-high temperatures for the date were set Tuesday in Bismarck, Dickinson and Williston in western North Dakota, and in Rapid City...
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Airline Vying for Pierre Airport Contract Replaces CEO

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – An airline selected by Pierre officials to provide passenger service to the city says it has named a new CEO in an effort to answer the concerns of federal regulators. Aerodynamics Inc. says that F. Darrel Richardson will lead the regional airline in place of current CEO Scott Beale. The...
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