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American Legion Riders Setting Up Veterans Viewing Spot for Vets and Families to View Fourth of July Parade Thursday in Fort Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Independence Day will be marked once again this year with a full day of activities in Fort Pierre and Pierre.  Thursday evening will bring the Fourth of July Rodeo at the Stanley County Fairgrounds in Fort Pierre.  The Capital City Band will hold a Fourth of July Concert at...
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Pierre Police Department Cadets Take Part in 2013 Cadet Explorer Challenge Last Week

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A 2013 Cadet Explorer Challenge was hosted last week at the Mickelson Law Enforcement Training Center in Pierre.  This was the 5th year for the challenge and it was hosted by the Rapid City Police Department.  Explorers from the Rapid City Police Department’s Youth Academy were joined by cadets...
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SD National Guard Museum to Host Korean War Display Later in July

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota National Guard Museum in Pierre will host a Korean War exhibit later this month.  The Department of Defense 60th Anniversary Korean War Commemoration exhibit will be on display at the Museum on Friday, July 26 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and on Saturday, July 27...
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SD Has First Human West Nile Virus Case of 2013

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota has its first human case of West Nile virus this year. The state Health Department says the virus was detected in a Buffalo County child between 10 and 19 years old. State Epidemiologist Lon Kightlinger is urging residents to protect themselves against the mosquitoes that transmit the virus,...
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