Missouri River Bridge with Flag Display

Flags Across the Bridge Display for Veterans Day

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre-Fort Pierre Exchange Club is displaying U.S. and South Dakota flags across the Missouri River Bridge for Veterans Day.  Today’s display is sponsored by Raymond James Financial Services of Pierre and Marc Schmitz.  Also, over 130 businesses in the Pierre area are flying the flag as part of...
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Soldier Salutes

Veterans Day Being Noted Today as Current and Former Servicemembers Honored

UNDATED – (DRG News) Today brings Veterans Day programs to many locations-to honor those who have and are currently serving our country. Pierre elementary schools and Georgia Morse Middle School are holding programs and veterans activities throughout the day today. Students at Stanley County Schools will present the Veterans Day Program at 2:30 p.m....
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Railroad Track

U.S. Transportation Secretary to Visit SD Today for Transportation Roundtable and Tours

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) U.S. Senator John Thune, Governor Dennis Daugaard and other officials will be holding a transportation roundtable with U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today. During the visit, state leaders will get the chance to discuss various transportation priorities with Foxx and the importance of an efficient system to...
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South Dakota Row Crop Harvest Progresses

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota farmers made significant progress on the corn, sorghum and sunflower harvests over the past week, before snow began falling. The Agriculture Department says in its weekly crop report that the sunflower harvest is 70 percent done, near the average pace. The corn harvest is 84 percent done...
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