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SOSD State Basketball Tournament Organizers Searching for Volunteers

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Pierre will host the State Basketball Tournament for Special Olympics South Dakota in March. The Capital City was the location for the tournament last year and the event will be here through 2016. Chuck Quinn of Oahe Inc. says last year’s two day tournament drew a great turnout. This...
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GFP Proposes to Remove State Waterfowl Refuge Status from Sully County’s Cottonwood Lake

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Commission will decide in March whether to finalize a proposal to remove the Cottonwood Lake State Waterfowl Refuge in Sully County.   Right now, waterfowl use on Cottonwood Lake Waterfowl Refuge is limited.  The SDGFP says in a press release that when asked...
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Exchange Club/Boy Scouts Organize Flag Displays for Today’s MLK Day

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre-Fort Pierre Exchange Club is displaying the U.S. and South Dakota flags across the Missouri River Bridge today in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.  The club has posted flags across the bridge for almost ten years on various holidays and for other special occasions.  Today, Don’s...
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South Dakota Leading Sunflower State for 2 Years Straight

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota has been named the leading sunflower-producing state in the nation for the second straight year. The National Sunflower Association says the U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates that 877 million pounds of sunflowers were produced in South Dakota last year. The association says this is only the third...
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