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The Trail of Governors Project to Place Two More Statues in Pierre Friday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Two more statues will be placed in Pierre tomorrow as part of the Trail of Governor’s project.  Two statues of former Governors were put up last year-Governor Walt Miller at the corner of Highland and Capitol Avenues and Harlan Bushfield at the corner of Pierre Street and Sioux Avenue. ...
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Bids Opened Wednesday for McKinley/Washington Elementary Buildings and Administration Building

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre School Board will soon consider four bids that were submitted for two of three Pierre School District properties.  The district declared the McKinley and Washington elementary buildings and the Administration Building surplus property and advertised for bids for the purchase of the structures.  Those bids were opened...
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Hughes/Stanley County Relay for Life Meets $75,000 Goal

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Organizers for this year’s Hughes/Stanley County Relay for Life fundraiser gathered Tuesday for the 2013 wrap up event.  This year’s American Cancer Society Relay for Life was held June 7 at Hollister Field.  Amanda Stoeser co-chaired the 2013 Relay for Life with Lena Buschbom.   Stoeser says Tuesday brought a...
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SD Panel Delays Vote on Armed School Sentinel Rule

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota commission has delayed a vote on rules for training teachers, other staff or volunteers to be designated as armed sentinels to provide security in school districts. The Law Enforcement Officers Standards and Training Commission originally planned to certify the sentinels. But the panel had to change the...
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