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Casey Tibbs Rodeo Center Features Ranch Arts Collection

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Fort Pierre’s Casey Tibbs South Dakota Rodeo Center is announcing it now has a new collection on display.  “Plains Born: South Dakota Ranch Arts” includes traditional art forms created by South Dakotans reflecting the cowboy and ranch way of life.  Director Cindy Bahe says in a press release...
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Janine Kern Investiture Ceremony January 5, 2015

Oath of Office Ceremony Held at Capitol for SD’s 49th Supreme Court Justice Monday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Former circuit court judge and assistant attorney general Janine Kern became the 49th South Dakota Supreme Court Justice Monday. An investiture ceremony was held yesterday at the Capitol in which Kern took the oath of office-administered by her father-retired Circuit Court Judge Paul J. Kern. At yesterday’s ceremony, Chief...
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Daugaard’s Newest Grandchild Arrives Monday, Their Fourth

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Governor Dennis Daugaard and First Lady Linda Daugaard have welcomed another grandchild. Their newest grandchild-a granddaughter-was born to the Daugaard’s daughter Laura and her husband Jay Mitchell of Sioux Falls Monday. Governor Daugaard says little Greta Ann weighs 8 lbs and 8 oz. She joins her older sister Stella...
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Commission Denies Effort to Stop Keystone Recertification

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission has denied efforts from opponents of the Keystone XL pipeline to block TransCanada Corp.’s request to re-approve the portion of the pipeline that would run through the state. The panel voted on Tuesday against arguments from a handful of Indian tribes and environmental groups...
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