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CP Selling DM&E West End to Genesse & Wyoming

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Canadian Pacific says it’s selling the west end of its Dakota, Minnesota & Eastern railroad line to Genesee & Wyoming Inc. for about $210 million. The deal includes 660 miles of rail between Tracy, Minn., and Rapid City, north of Rapid City to Colony, Wyo., and south of Rapid...
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Reva Rancher Appointed to Another Term on the Cattlemen’s Beef Board

HURON, S.D. – (DRG News) A Reva man has been appointed to serve another term on the Cattlemen’s Beef Promotion and Research Board.  Vaughn Meyer was appointed by U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack to serve another term with the organization-which is also known as the Cattlemen’s Beef Board.  Meyer is an Angus...
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Hayes Couple Welcomes First Baby of 2014 at Avera St. Mary’s Wednesday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The first baby of 2014 at Avera St. Mary’s Hospital was born early yesterday morning.  Parents Vince and Katie Bruce of Hayes welcomed their new son, Riley David Bruce, Wednesday morning-January 1 at 2:54 a.m.  Dad Vince Bruce says that he and his wife knew their baby would be...
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Fire in Pierre Residence Results in Injuries to Occupant-Two Cats Succumb to Smoke

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A structure fire in Pierre last night resulted in injuries to the resident of the home and two pets died of smoke inhalation.  The Pierre Fire Department was told of the fire about 10:30 p.m. Wednesday-at 1319 West Capitol Avenue.  Deputy Fire Chief Ian Paul says the lone occupant...
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