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SD Guard Recruits Despite Furloughs, Budget Cuts

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Army National Guard is recruiting new members even as its full-time soldiers are required to take furloughs because of federal budget cuts. Lt. Col. Kory Knight, who heads the Recruiting and Retention Command, told the Rapid City Journal that the Guard still needs people to join....
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Pierre Church Organizing A Second Feed My Starving Children Event-Requesting Volunteers to Help

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Pierre church is requesting volunteers for an event it will hold in about a week in which it will produce 100,000 life-saving meals. Last year, Community Bible Church at 1516 North Harrison packed more than 100,000 MannaPack meals, which were eventually shipped to Haiti. This year, the church...
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Celebration Held Thursday to Note Further Steps Forward on Riverwalk Landing Project

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A celebration was held yesterday near the site of what will become the home to Fort Pierre’s newest development; Riverwalk Landing. The project will include a marina, marina operations building, restaurant, convention center, commercial space and more. Mark and Glennis Zarecky of Midwest Construction and Development have been...
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PFD Called After Gas Line Hit This Morning in Northeast Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Fire Department was called to the report of a gas leak along North Garfield Avenue this morning.  Pierre Fire Chief Bill Alexander says a service line leading into Midwest Construction’s building (the former EconoFoods store) was hit by someone doing trenching work about 8:50 a.m. this morning. ...
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