Faulkton and Stanley County Wrapping Up School Early Today Because of Heat

UNDATED – (DRG News) At least two area schools are closing early today because of the hot weather.  A Heat Advisory is in effect from one o’clock today through about 8:00 p.m. this evening-according to the National Weather Service.  Faulkton Area Schools are planning an early dismissal today due to the heat.  Stanley County...
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SD State Fair Holds Contest for Old Recipes

HURON, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota State Fair will feature a contest for recipes from before 1950. Officials say the Greater Midwest Foodways Alliance Heirloom Recipe Contest is dedicated to celebrating, exploring and preserving unique food traditions and their cultural contexts in the Midwest. The contest will be held Sunday Sept. 1, and...
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Hot Weather Affects Schools in the Dakotas

FARGO, N.D. (AP) – Some schools in the Dakotas are closing early or shutting down due to hot weather. Classes are canceled through Wednesday at five elementary schools in Fargo, N.D., that are not fully air-conditioned. Superintendent Jeff Schatz says temperatures inside the buildings on Sunday ranged from 85-90 degrees. Several schools in northern...
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Shippers Worry About Sale of Rail Line Through SD

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A Canadian Pacific Railway official says the company could sell the South Dakota portion of the Dakota, Minnesota & Eastern Railroad by the end of the year. Canadian Pacific chief financial officer Brian Grassby tells the Argus Leader the company is down to four or five interested parties for...
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