News

Dennis Todey (KGFX Photo)

State Climatologist Says Eastern SD Recovered from Drought

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – State Climatologist Dennis Todey says recent rains have helped eastern South Dakota recover from the drought, but the soil moisture has not been replenished in much of the western part of the state. Todey says southwestern South Dakota has received enough rain to keep conditions steady, but not enough to...
Keep Reading »
MC900089546

Tower Days in Bowdle begins Thursday

Mobridge, S.D.- (KOLY) Well summer is officially in full swing, which is apparent with all the great parades and festivities throughout every community. Coming up this weekend it is Tower Days in Bowdle. The official theme this year is “The Fabulous Fifties”. Starting on Thursday the 27th, the Bowdle community theatre presents “Treasure of...
Keep Reading »
Oahe Farm and Ranch Show Logo 1

Oahe Farm & Ranch Show Starts Tomorrow!

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Tuesday and Wednesday brings the Oahe Farm & Ranch Show to central South Dakota.  The show will be held at Oahe Speedway north of Pierre and will cover about 160 acres with exhibitors, safety seminars, education conferences and demonstrations.  There will also be large ride and drive areas, test...
Keep Reading »
Pierre Fire Department Logo (KGFX Photo)

Pierre Rescue Squad Responds to Calls Friday, Saturday and Sunday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Fire Department’s Rescue Squad had a busy weekend-responding to calls Friday, Saturday and Sunday.  Pierre’s Deputy Fire Chief Ian Paul says crews were called to the report late Friday afternoon that a boat hit a sandbar near the Train Bridge and that one person had been injured. ...
Keep Reading »