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Pierre School Officials to Hold Public Meeting on Redistricting of Elementary Boundaries

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A public meeting is planned this week as Pierre school officials discuss proposed new boundaries for schools in the district.  A committee looked at various ways to redistrict boundaries for elementary schools in the city.  Next fall, the district will have three elementary buildings; Buchanan, Jefferson and Kennedy-which is...
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Upper Pierre Street to be Closed Wednesday Morning for Snow/Ice Removal

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The City of Pierre reminds local residents that Upper Pierre Street will be closed to parking and traffic for a time tomorrow morning. Lynn Patton, Construction and Operations Manager says the closure is planned to allow crews to remove snow and ice from that street segment. The removal work...
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Attorney General Speaks About Kimball Standoff Response

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) South Dakota’s Attorney General says he’s very proud of law enforcement agencies for how they handled the standoff incident last week in Kimball. The Brule County Sheriff’s Office received a phone call threatening law enforcement and a South Dakota Highway Patrolman was shot and injured in responding to the...
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Pierre School Board Accepts Four Retirements, One Resignation

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre School Board accepted one resignation and four retirements at last night’s meeting.  In announcing the list of retirements, Superintendent Dr. Kelly Glodt said the five district employees have put in a total of 123 years of service to the Pierre School District.  Those retiring include Nancy Boe-P.E....
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