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PIERRE SD – The final results are in from today’s election for the city of Pierre Mayor and Pierre School District Board Member. Steve Harding was elected the new mayor of Pierre. Harding had 1,775  votes and Steve Robinson had 413 votes Dan Cronin was elected new Pierre School District Board Member. Cronin had...
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The Oahe Yelduz Shrine Circus is in Fort Pierre !!!

PIERRE/FORT PIERRE SD – The Oahe Yelduz Shrine Club will host the annual Shrine Circus at the Stanley County Expo Center in Fort Pierre tomorrow and Thursday. The circus will be held Wednesday and Thursday June 7th and 8th with 2 shows both days, at 4:00 and 8:00 P.M. All the proceeds from the circus...
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Beef Council Meeting Scheduled for June 26

PIERRE- Directors and staff of the South Dakota Beef Industry Council (SDBIC) will meet June 26 at Drifters Event Center in Fort Pierre for various committee meetings, as well as the organization’s full board of directors’ quarterly meeting. Committee meetings will begin at 9:00 a.m., followed by the quarterly board meeting at 12:30 p.m....
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Highway Patrol Announces June Sobriety Checkpoint Schedule

PIERRE, S.D. –  June’s schedule of sobriety checkpoints has been announced by the South Dakota Highway Patrol. The checkpoints, held in different counties each month, are designed to discourage people from drinking and then driving. The schedule calls for 28 checkpoints to be held in 19 counties during June. Checkpoints are planned for the...
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2017 American Legion Boys State Election Results

ABERDEEN SD – The 305 high school boys between their junior and senior years, who were delegates to the 75th Annual Session of The American Legion Boys State of South Dakota held their general election for state officers on Thursday, June 1st. After lunch, election results were announced by Boys State Executive Officer Jeff...
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Meat Producer’s Attorney: ABC Reports Nearly Ended Business

ELK POINT, S.D. (AP) – Opening statements in a more than $1 billion defamation case over ABC news reports on a South Dakota meat producer’s lean, finely textured beef product laid out different versions of the company’s decline. Beef Products Inc. sued ABC in 2012. The company says the television network’s coverage misled consumers...
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Dry Weather Stresses South Dakota Crops

UNDATED S.D. (AP) – Dry weather is stressing South Dakota crops. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says mostly dry conditions prevailed in South Dakota for the week ending Sunday. Temperatures were near or above normal across the state with spotty rainfall in the west. Soil moisture ratings continued to drop, and crop conditions declined....
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United Blood Services Blood Drive at Avera St Mary’s June 7th in Pierre

PIERRE SD – The United Blood Services Blood Drive at United Methodist Church in Pierre today is full with appointments, but you may schedule an appointment for tomorrow Wednesday June 7th at Avera St Mary’s Hospital in the cafeteria 8:30am to 3pm. Abbie Keyes Senior Donor Recruitment Rep. with United Blood Services says thank...
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Mayor Election and School Board Election Held Today – Your Vote Counts !!

PIERRE SD – Residents of Pierre will be voting today to elect a new mayor and also a new school board member. The polling places for today will be Faith Lutheran Church and New Life Assembly of God Church in Pierre from 7am to 7pm.  The city office informed DRG News that the voting polls...
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New Cattle Breeding Program Coming to McCrossan Boys Ranch

SIOUX FALLS – Ten beef cattle will be donated this week to McCrossan Boys Ranch as part of a new Cattle Breeding Program the Ranch is initiating. An event to celebrate “the cows coming home” will be held at McCrossan Boys Ranch west of Sioux Falls on Thursday, June 8 at 4 p.m. Funding...
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