Flood Photo from June 2011 on Fairway Drive

Officials Deny Causing Missouri River Floods

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – The federal government says the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers shouldn’t be blamed for causing major flooding along the Missouri River. The government filed its initial response last week to a lawsuit that more than 200 landowners filed in March. The federal lawsuit claimed landowners should be compensated for the...
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Entry for 2014 Exchange Club's Oahe Days Boat Regatta

Pierre-Fort Pierre Exchange Club Holds First Cardboard Boat Regatta

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) This year’s Oahe Days has been deemed another success by event organizers. Crowds filled Steamboat Park throughout the weekend, taking in the various activities, bands and vendors from Friday through yesterday. One new event added to the weekend this year was the Oahe Days Cardboard Boat Regatta. The race...
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Pleasant Drive Utilities Project Started Today-Results in Traffic Pattern Changes

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Utilities work is underway today on Pleasant Drive in Pierre.  The city says the work means changes in traffic patterns in that area of town.  The construction will focus around the intersection of Euclid Avenue and Pleasant Drive in the coming days.   The City of Pierre asks motorists to...
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American Legion Logo on Flag

Thune and Noem Talk to Attendees at American Legion and Auxiliary Convention

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota American Legion and Auxiliary met in Pierre Thursday through Sunday. On Friday, a memorial service was held at Capitol Lake and included comments from South Dakota Senator John Thune. Before the service, Thune talked about one veterans issue in the news-the long wait times veterans are...
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