Drought Monitor November 18, 2014

Drought Monitor Indicates Parts of Central and Eastern SD Abnormally Dry

UNDATED – (DRG News) The newest update from the U.S. Drought Monitor shows that abnormally dry conditions cover a good portion of eastern and parts of central South Dakota. The information released today is also showing a small area of moderate drought in extreme northeast South Dakota. South Dakota State Climatologist Dennis Todey says...
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Flags in Fort Pierre to Fly at Half Staff to Honor Former Mayor Tidball

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Flags will be flown at half-staff in Fort Pierre as a tribute to former Mayor Sam Tidball who passed away Tuesday. Fort Pierre Mayor Gloria Hanson is requesting that flags in the community be displayed at half-staff on Saturday, November 22. Governor Dennis Daugaard authorized the honor for...
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Fort Pierre Mayor Sam Tidball-honored yesterday at the FPDC's Annual Meeting.

Funeral for Former Fort Pierre Mayor to be Saturday

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Services have been set for former Fort Pierre Mayor Sam Tidball, who passed away Tuesday at the age of 90. Feigum Funeral Home has announced that visitation for Tidball will take place from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Friday at the First Congregational United Church of Christ with a...
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Ree Heights Man Sentenced for Unlawful Possession of Game

MILLER, S.D. – (DRG News) A Ree Heights man has been sentenced for an incident last year in which a cow moose was chased and tagged with a cattle ear tag. Hand County Sheriff Doug DeBoer says 22-year-old Wade Delorit was charged for pursuing the female moose until it collapsed in May of last...
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