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Fort Pierre Development May Go Before Voters

  FORT PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — Some people in Fort Pierre want residents to vote on breaks for a proposed $16 million riverfront development.  A group is circulating petitions to refer to a public vote actions taken by the Fort Pierre City Council as part of its approval of the Riverwalk Landing project, which...
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State Tourism Officials Expect Good Summer

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — About 110,300 South Dakotans are expected to travel over the Memorial Day holiday weekend, a slight decline from last year.  AAA says that mirrors an expected drop nationally. Officials point to high gas prices as the main reason. AAA South Dakota spokeswoman Marilyn Buskohl says the gas prices...
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Rounds Hires Campaign Consultant with South Dakota History

  PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — Former Gov. Mike Rounds’ campaign for the U.S. Senate has hired a Republican political consultant known for his role in a prior Senate race in South Dakota.  The Rounds campaign has retained Dick Wadhams, who managed John Thune’s successful campaign to defeat Democrat Tom Daschle in the 2004 Senate...
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Street Construction Project in Pierre Begins Tomorrow

PIERRE, S.D. (DRG) – The city of Pierre will be installing three way stop signs at Dakota Avenue and Pierre Street tomorrow as the existing stop lights will be removed from service.  The stop signs will be in place during work on Dakota between Fort and Highland that is expected to begin on Tuesday...
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