Fallen Firefighters Memorial

SD Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service to be Held Sunday Afternoon

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) This weekend brings the annual South Dakota Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service to Pierre. The service will take place Sunday afternoon at the Fallen Firefighter Memorial near the capitol building. It will be moved inside the capitol if weather is inclement. Charlie Kludt, President of the South Dakota Firefighters Association,...
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Firefighters Put Out Fire in Semi and Grain Trailer Thursday Afternoon

HAYES, S.D. – (DRG News) Firefighters with the Four Corners Fire Department put out a fire in a semi and grain trailer yesterday afternoon. The fire was reported about noon on Highway 63-about three miles north of Highway 34. Four Corners Fire Chief Clint Alleman says the rig was hauling wheat and its believed...
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Schrupp with her award. 
Photo Credit: South Dakota Library Association Editor, Melissa Weber

Rawlins Municipal Library Director Named Librarian of the Year

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Pierre’s Library Director has been named South Dakota’s Librarian of the Year. The South Dakota Library Association recognized Robin Schrupp of the Rawlins Municipal Library at last week’s annual conference. Schrupp became Library Director in September 2013. Since that time, the library has undergone significant upgrades, including the streamlining...
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Governor Rounds Makes U.S. Senate Announcement November 29, 2012

Rounds’ Struggles Increase Attention on SD Race

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Mike Rounds is supposed to be coasting into the Senate. Instead, the former governor is taking flak for a program that allowed foreigners to get visas in exchange for promising investment in rural South Dakota. And national Democrats are investing at least $1 million into the four-way Senate race that...
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