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Secretary Vonk Comments on Pheasant Season and Upcoming Pheasant Habitat Summit

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Although surveys showed that pheasant numbers are down in South Dakota this year; game officials are still optimistic for the 2013 season–based on reports that hunting has been decent in some locations.  South Dakota’s Game, Fish and Parks Secretary Jeff  Vonk: Last year’s drought, a wet cold spring and...
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October 21, 2013 Bullying Prevention Awareness Rally

Bullying Prevention Awareness Rally Held Monday at Riggs HS-Symbolic Balloon Release from Capitol Steps

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Monday brought a Bullying Prevention Awareness Rally to Riggs High School and later to the steps of the State Capitol Building.  The rally was organized by Capital Area Counseling Service and Central South Dakota Teen Court.  Students attended an after school event at Riggs High School, which included speakers...
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SD Officials: Few Details on Health Care Enrollees

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota insurance regulators say they don’t know a lot about the people signing up for health insurance under the new health care law because the online market is run by the federal government. State Insurance Director Merle Scheiber says many people are calling his office, mostly to report they...
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Mobridge Chamber of Commerce Photo Contest

MOBRIDGE, S.D. (DRG News) The Mobridge Chamber of Commerce is holding a photo contest.  They are looking for photos that capture the charm, beauty and character of Mobridge and its surrounding communities. Grand prize is $100 and your picture will appear on the cover of the 2014 Oahe Observer. Email your pictures to haden@mobridge.org...
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