Area FFA Members to Join Other South Dakota Members at National FFA Convention

BROOKINGS, S.D. – (DRG News) The 87th National FFA Convention starts next week in Kentucky-and a number of FFA members will represent South Dakota in various ways during the gathering.  This year’s theme is “Go All Out” and over 60,000 people are expected to attend the annual event.   Some area FFA members taking part...
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Corps to Hold October 28 Meeting in Pierre on Missouri River Operations

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Missouri River Basin Water Management Division kicks off a series of five public meetings next week on the subject of the draft 2014-2015 Annual Operating Plan for the river system.   The meetings start Monday in Fort Peck, Montana and continue through Wednesday when...
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Organizers Preparing for November 1 Unveiling of Three New Trail of Governors Statues

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The ceremony to dedicate the three new Governor statues being added to the Trail of Governors in Pierre is just over a week away.  The bronze statues of former Governors George S. Mickelson, Peter Norbeck and Robert S. Vessey will be unveiled as part of a day of events...
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Ruth Rehn and Jeff Monroe Candidate Forum October 21, 2014

Forum Tuesday Featured District 24 Senate Candidates

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Voters in South Dakota’s District 24 State Senate race will be choosing between a conservative incumbent and a challenger who pegs herself as a reasonable centrist voice. Republican Senator Jeff Monroe is running to re-take the seat against Democrat Ruth Rehn. The two took part Tuesday in a candidate...
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