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SDDA Secretary Comments on Attendance at 2014 State Fair

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) South Dakota State Fair officials announced yesterday that the venue broke an attendance goal–as more than 210,000 people came through the gates. The 2014 attendance totaled 210,465-up 15 percent from last year’s tally. The fair is a division of South Dakota’s Agriculture Department and State Ag Secretary Lucas Lentsch...
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Dakotas Governors to Meet Wagon Train in Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Gov. Dennis Daugaard and North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple are slated to greet a wagon train when it arrives in South Dakota’s capital city next week. The wagon train is part of South Dakota’s 125th anniversary of statehood. It is slated to arrive in Pierre on Sept. 20 after a...
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South Dakota State Fair Exceeds Attendance Goal

HURON, S.D. (AP) – Officials say attendance at the South Dakota State Fair topped 200,000 people. The five-day fair was held Aug. 28 through Sept. 1 in Huron. The final attendance tally was 210,465, which was up 15 percent from last year’s event. Fair officials say the number of campers was up 20 percent...
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Mobridge Chamber Hosting Another Lunch & Learn

MOBRIDGE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Mobridge Area Chamber Of Commerce has been hosting a program called Lunch And Learn at different Mobridge eating establishments all summer long and this coming Wednesday they are planning their last one of this year.  The program will be at The Pizza Ranch from noon to one o’clock...
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