Bad Weather Could Impact Holiday Travel in Dakotas

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – Bad weather could snarl Thanksgiving travel plans for residents of the Dakotas. The National Weather Service says parts of the two states could get up to 4 inches of snow from a clipper system sweeping in from the west. The agency posted a winter weather advisory for most of North...
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Mountain Lion

2015 Mountain Lion Season Applications Available

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Applications are available for the 2015 South Dakota mountain lion hunting season. The state’s Game, Fish and Parks Department says there’s no deadline to submit an application for the season. However, hunters who want an access permit to Custer State Park must submit their application by Dec. 10. The season...
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Power Switch

Power Outage Friday in Pierre Caused by Short in Primary Power Cable

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The City of Pierre says an electric outage that impacted part of the community Friday night originated with a fault in a primary power cable behind RedRossa restaurant-located on West Sioux Avenue.  Brad Palmer, City Utilities Director says that short resulted in two switches going out-also in that same...
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Laura Ingalls Wilder Pioneer Girl Book Cover (Courtesy of

Pioneer Girl Receiving Great Reviews One Week Into Release

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) It’s been a week since the release of Laura Ingalls Wilder’s autobiography and the South Dakota State Historical Society Press indicates that the book is being well received.  “Pioneer Girl: The Annotated Autobiography” was first made public November 17.  SDSHS Press Marketing Director Jennifer McIntyre says the book has...
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