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Capitol Inn and Suites Fire November 11, 2014

Statement Released on Capitol Inn and Suites Fire

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Pierre officials have released a statement regarding today’s fire at Capitol Inn and Suites.  The fire was reported just before 4:00 p.m. this afternoon at the complex on East Wells Avenue.  Fire crews from Pierre, Fort Pierre, Onida and other locations have been working to put out the fire...
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Capitol Inn and Suites Fire Site November 11, 2014

Fire Crews from Several Area Departments Working to Put Out Fire at Capitol Inn

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Firefighters have been at the site of a fire at the Capitol Inn and Suites at 815 East Wells Avenue for almost three hours. The Pierre Fire Department was initially called to the location just before four o’clock. Pierre Fire Chief Ian Paul says the fire started on the...
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Stanley County School Board Asked to Consider Returning to 5-Day School Week

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Stanley County School Board was asked yesterday to consider making the school week a five day week again, instead of the current four day set up.  At yesterday’s meeting, a representative of a group made up of parents, teachers, business owners and others read a statement to...
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SDDVA Secretary Says Operation Reaching All Veterans Effort Has Worked Well

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Secretary of South Dakota’s Department of Veterans Affairs says this year’s Operation Reaching All Veterans effort has been a success.  2014 was designated by the SDDVA as a time to reach out to all 75,000 South Dakota veterans.  Secretary Larry Zimmerman says close to 60,000 veterans have been...
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